- Late June and runs through the first week of July
- Various venues throughout downtown Aspen
- Some events are free while some require a small entry fee
Overview: The Aspen Jazz Festival presents the best of jazz to audiences visiting the Aspen area through world-class festivals, performances, and education programs. If you want to sit back, relax, and enjoy a few excellent jazz performances from talented artists, this is definitely the place to be in the summertime.
When: Late June and runs through the first week of July.
Where: Various venues throughout downtown Aspen
Fees: Some events are free while some require a small entry fee
Details: The festival first began as a 3-day event in June - now it has evolved into a festival consisting of a long series of paid and free concerts. If you're not the most avid jazz fan, don't fret! The Aspen Jazz Festival is also home to a wide range of different genres of music. The highlights of the event include the June Festival and Labor Day Festival.
Before you come to Aspen, make sure you find out who's playing at the festival so you know which concerts you want to see ahead of time. That way you won't miss out on any of the fun.