Santa Cruz Jazz Festival • March 20-21, 2020

Our 34th Season!

COVID-19 (Coronavirus  Update): Festival Cancelled

Sadly, Cabrillo College has required that we cancel the Jazz Festival. We will be organizing refunds over the next week or two and get your funds back to you as soon as possible. Our hope is that we will be able survive this situation and you will again join us in the future. We are booking March 12th and 13th for our 2021 festival. 

Mark Bidelman 

Santa Cruz Jazz Festival Director
Welcome to the Santa Cruz Jazz Festival website. Your participation includes performing in state of the art facilities at Cabrillo College, attending eye opening master classes/clinics, listening to our fabulous guest artists, and enjoying the beautiful surrounding area. Top scoring bands and vocal groups will be invited to perform at a command performance concert in the Crocker Theater. Don’t forget to explore the beaches, the Boardwalk, and the redwoods, all within the immediate area. Sign up soon because we fill up quickly, and this is a festival you don’t want to miss!

Jazz is alive!

Steve Gray
President, SCJF

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Cabrillo College COVID-19 Virus Update

Walnut Creek Intermediate musicians
Walnut Creek Intermediate musicians
The Crocker Theater at Cabrillo College
Crocker Theater at Cabrillo College

Santa Cruz Jazz Festival 2017 Guest Artists TBA