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San Jose Jazz Summer Fest

August 10-12, Summer Fest heats up the season with a lineup of international stars, emerging artists and regional favorites playing Latin, salsa, jazz, blues and R&B.

Friday, August 10 – Sunday, August 12, 2018
Plaza de César Chávez Park, Downtown San Jose, Calif.

Featuring 100+ performances by artist like Nachito Herrera Trio, Yissy & Bandancha, Tango Jazz Quartet, Wayne Wallace Latin Jazz Septet, Kool & the Gang, Lalah Hathaway, Herb Alpert and Lani Hall, Booker T. Jones and many more.

It’s more than the biggest live music event in Silicon Valley—it’s the perfect summer experience with tasty food, wine and micro-brews; family fun and an after hours club crawl.

Event Info: summerfest.sanjosejazz.org

Experience the biggest outdoor Latino music shows in Bay Area! 3-days and 3 nights filled with over 20 Latino artists performing on 2 stages: SALSA and LATINO.

Their new curatorial voice for Latin and Salsa stages is Betto Arcos! He is an NPR and PRI correspondent on South American, Venral American and Carribean music. He’s programmed some great new bands that have never played the Fest before.

See over 20 Latino artists on 2 stages. See line-up below!



Latino video:



Other videos:


Overview of 2018.


Overview of 2017.

Latino director.





2 stages of lineup!

1. Latin


2. Salsa

August 10 2018


Start: 08/10/2018 @ 6:00 pm
End: 08/12/2018 @ 12:00 am
Cost: $20 – $425
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Cesar Chavez plaza

170 S Market St
San Jose, CA United States

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