Cheltenham Jazz Festival 2017

Wednesday 26th April to Monday 1st May 2017
Montpellier Gardens, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2AE, England MAP
from £10 to £75 depending on the event
Daily capacity: 3,000
Last updated: Fri 10th Feb 2017

Cheltenham Jazz Festival features big international names alongside the best of British talent and a wide variety of performances across the week. The festival will run from Wednesday 26th April until Monday 1st May 2017.

The festival is hosted in a tented festival village in Cheltenham’s Montpellier Gardens, featuring a Big Top stage, the Jazz Arena, and a food, drink and market area. The festival will continue to use nearby venues the Parabola Arts Centre, Cheltenham Town Hall and the Daffodil restaurant.


This year's festival will feature performances from Meshell Ndegeocello; Chick Corea; Snarky Puppy; Dee Dee Bridgwater; Robert Cray; The Necks; Chris Potter; Seb Rochford; Nicole Mitchell; The Hot 8 Brass Band; Marius Neset; Logan Richardson; Marcus King; Kansas Smitty’s House Band.

For the full list of events at this year's festival, please see here.


Ticket prices vary depending upon events. See here for the details.


This event does not have camping but there are a number of hotels, hostels and guest houses in the area. The Cheltenham Jazz Festival attracts over 17,000 people annually, so if you want to stay in Cheltenham during this period booking accommodation in advance of the event is a must. Some of the hospitality packages available do include overnight accommodation.

More information will be here when available.

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