Chandler Jazz Festival - Day 2

Friday, April 05, 2024
|
5 - 7 p.m.
Cost:
Free
Add to Calendar 2024-04-05 17:00:00 2024-06-24 22:41:52 Chandler Jazz Festival - Day 2 Every April, Downtown Chandler turns the spotlight on its jazz scene with the return of our annual Chandler Jazz Festival. In celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month, the festival hosts a stellar lineup of local talent; spanning genres ranging from traditional and fusion rhythm to smooth jazz. The free, family-friendly festival features more than 40 hours of live performances. Festivalgoers are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs to the outdoor concert. This is an alcohol & smoke-free event. Day 1: April 4 Day 3: April 6 Day 4: April 7 Full Event Calendar City of Chandler info@chandleraz.gov America/Phoenix public

Every April, Downtown Chandler turns the spotlight on its jazz scene with the return of our annual Chandler Jazz Festival. In celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month, the festival hosts a stellar lineup of local talent; spanning genres ranging from traditional and fusion rhythm to smooth jazz.

The free, family-friendly festival features more than 40 hours of live performances. Festivalgoers are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs to the outdoor concert. This is an alcohol & smoke-free event.

Day 1: April 4 Day 3: April 6 Day 4: April 7 Full Event Calendar

Friday Night: Sidewalk Bands

New Square

5:30 - 7 p.m. | Sherry Roberson Quartet

Sidewalk Bands

All bands perform | 5:30 - 7 p.m.

  • Pete Pancrazi Duo | Saba's
  • Alice Tatum Trio | Devine Gourmet
  • Max Beckman Trio | Courtyard/Crust
  • Adam Clark Quartet | Dr. A.J. Chandler Park - West

Sidewalk Bands

All bands perform | 5 - 7 p.m.

  • Chris Stewart-Dan Delany Duo | Saba's
  • Pam Morita Trio | Devine Gourmet
  • Connor Sample Trio | Courtyard/Crust
  • Mike Ozuna Quartet | Dr. A.J. Chandler Park - West

After Hours Jam Sessions

West Alley BBQ | 7 - 10 p.m.

  • Silhouette

New Square

3 - 5 p.m. | Liam Connor Quartet

Main Stage

  • 5 p.m. | Nash Vocal Jazz Ensemble
  • 6:10 p.m. | Brandon Sanders Quartet
  • 7:30 p.m. | Cocomama
  • 9:05 p.m. | The Power Trio

Sidewalk Bands

All Bands Perform 2 - 4:30 p.m.

  • Jermaine Lockhart Duo | Saba's
  • Todd Johnson Trio | Devine Gourmet
  • Tom Wakeling-Howard Alden Trio, featuring Dom Moio | Courtyard/Crust
  • Beth & Jazz Con Alma | Dr. A.J. Chandler Park - West

After Hours Jam Sessions

West Alley BBQ | 8 - 11 p.m.

  • Cube Root
Cube Root

 

All Bands Perform 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

  • Joshua Moore Duo | Saba's
  • Arsen Nalbandian Trio | Devine Gourmet
  • Nuance | Courtyard/Crust
  • Vince Kauffmann Quartet | Dr. A.J. Chandler Park - West

After Hours Jam Sessions

West Alley BBQ | 4 - 7 p.m.

  • Flavour
Downtown Map with Performance Locations

Interested in becoming a vendor at this year's Jazz Festival? Potential vendors will need to review the Vendor Information Sheet and complete the Vendor Application.

The City of Chandler prides itself on having vendors at our events that represent the concept of the event and the vast diversity of what the City has to offer. Vendors will be accepted based on these criteria.
 

Vendor Applications Closed
 

For more information on becoming a vendor or questions regarding the application process, please email or call 480-782-2669.


Vendor Participation Quick Facts

  • Vendors must be able to participate both nights of the event
  • The event provides electrical outlets are - 110 volts/15 amps max (additional cost to vendors)
  • No sharing of booth space or subleasing
  • It is a rain or shine event - Fees are non-refundable
  • Vendors will be notified of acceptance no later than one week after the application close date

Festival Schedule

From family-friendly activities, to lively scores of music, to delicious food and drinks, there’s something for every age.

  • The festival takes over Dr. A.J. Chandler Park and Downtown Chandler for four days.
  • Stage Plaza opens to the public 1 hour (4 p.m.) prior to  Saturday's start time. 
  • Sidewalk Bands are featured each day. Times vary. Check each day's schedule for details
  • After hours jam session hosted by West Alley BBQ Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m.

Smoke/Alcohol Free Event

No smoking or tobacco use (includes cigars, cigarettes, e-vapor, etc.) are permitted within the event area. This is an alcohol-free event. No alcohol consumption permitted within event area.

What To Bring

The following personal items are permitted within festival grounds. Personal items cannot be left unattended and bags are subject to security checks.

  • Cash/Card - Delicious-eats and thirst-quenching, non-alcoholic beverages will also be available for purchase throughout the park and Downtown Chandler. Guests should bring cash as not all food trucks and vendors accept credit cards.
  • Sealed Bottled Water
  • BYOB (Bring-Your-Own-Blanket) - The festival is sure to draw a crowd and early birds can land some of the best seats and views in the park. Be sure to bring blankets and lawn chairs to make your viewing more comfortable. Small individuals umbrellas are allowed. 
  • Service Animals Only

Prohibited Items

The following personal items are not permitted within festival grounds. 

  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Large Umbrellas
  • Animals (Service Animals Only)
  • Weapons (guns, knives, etc.)
  • Canopies/Awnings
  • Coolers Larger than 20 quarts
  • Glass Containers

Festival Vendors

Though the festival boasts an array of Arizona’s best jazz music, there are plenty of other ways you can enjoy yourself. Choose from a variety of food vendors or shop regional artisan booths. Most vendors will accept cash or credit cards. (Saturday Only)

Downtown Parking

There is plenty of free parking within walking distance for our festival visitors.

Look for the parking icon on signs throughout Downtown Chandler to locate the nearest parking spot.

Parking Map

Recommended Locations to Park for Festival
Map Location 2 - Alexander Parking Garage
                             *Enter off of Boston St. between Arizona Ave. and Delaware St.
Map Location 3 - Johnathan Parking Garage
                             *Enter off of Buffalo St. between Arizona Ave. and Delaware St.

Festival Partners

ADA Accessibility

The City of Chandler welcomes participation from all of its citizens. To request an accommodation due to a disability please allow at five (5) days prior to the scheduled event. Contact the City's Special Event Coordinator at 480-782-2665 (or 711 via AZ Relay Service).