WELCOME TO THE TWIN CITIES JAZZ FESTIVAL PRESENTED BY AARP!AARP Logo

2022 HEADLINERS

MATTHEW WHITAKER QUINTET
JUNE 24

EMMET COHEN TRIO
W/ BRUCE HARRIS
JUNE 24

BRUCE HARRIS
Performing w/ Emmet Cohen
JUNE 24

TREME BRASS BAND
JUNE 25

BRANDON GOLDBERG QUINTET
ft Marcus Strickland, Josh Evens, Ben Wolfe & Aaron Kimmel.
JUNE 25

BRUCE HENRY
& THE EVOLUTION OF AFRICAN AMERICAN MUSIC
JUNE 25

 
 

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JUNE 24-25
MEARS PARK

Please join us either in person or virtually as the Twin Cities Jazz Festival, presented by AARP Minnesota, returns to Mears Park in St. Paul, Minnesota, June 24th and 25th, 2022. As always, the Twin Cities Jazz Fest is free and open to all.

Headliners include Matthew Whitaker, Tremé Brass Band, Emmet Cohen w/ Bruce Harris, Brandon Goldberg Quintet & Bruce Henry & the Evolution of African American Music.

You can attend the Twin Cities Jazz Festival in-person or virtually.

 

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Below are the Twin Cities Jazz Festivals online efforts to support our musicians and community. Please click on a box for more information about virtual concerts, education & merchandise.

   
Jazz Fest Live
TC Jazz Scene
Merchandise

YOUTUBE CHANNEL

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The St. Paul Intercontinental Hotel is the official hotel of the Twin Cities Jazz Festival. The hotel is currently offering a limited block rate for the festival, June 23-26, 2022, so please reserve your room now.

 

RESERVE ROOM


JAZZ SPOTS - HISTORIC WALKING TOUR

A walking tour of Jazz Spots past and present in downtown St. Paul led by lovable know-it-all (and inveterate hipster) Sister Celeste!

 

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Disclaimer: Twin Cities Jazz Fest attendees assume all risks and accept sole responsibility for any injury or illness, including COVID-19 and its variants, which attendees allege was experienced, incurred, or contracted in connection with attending an event sponsored by the Twin Cities Jazz Fest. Attendees acknowledge the highly contagious nature of COVID-19 and understand COVID-19 can be contracted anywhere in the community. All Twin Cities Jazz Fest events follow CDC and Minnesota Department of Health guidelines. Please do not attend this event if you are not feeling well or have been in contact with anyone experiencing symptoms of COVID-19. Masks are currently not required at Twin Cities Jazz Fest outdoor events (subject to change), but we encourage you to wear one if you have not been fully vaccinated.

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**Due to performer’s contracts, no recording devices are allowed during live performances.