The 10th annual Ballard Jazz Festival, happening April 18 – 21, is one of Ballard’s biggest music events of the year. Tickets for the event are on sale now, discounted if bought before April 1.
Photo from the 2010 festival
The festival will kick off on Wednesday, April 18 at the Conor Byrne Pub with Brotherhood of the Drum. On Thursday, April 19, the Guitar Summit will take the stage at Conor Byrne, featuring Bobby Broom, Tim Young, John Stowell, and Dave Peterson. The third night, Friday, April 20, is the Ballard Jazz Walk, featuring 17 groups happening at 12 venues all over Ballard. On Saturday, April 21, the festival will be going on all day, starting with the Swedish Pancake Jazz Brunch at 11 a.m. at the Nordic Heritage Museum. The festival will culminate that evening with a concert at the Nordic Heritage Museum, featuring Bobby Broom Trio and the Orrin Evans Quartet.
Tickets are available by clicking here.