Is there a better time to go to Hampton Jazz Festival than on the event’s 50th birthday? Tens of thousands of jazz-lovers converge on Hampton, Virginia, every year to enjoy the best of Jazz, R&B and Blues. We’ve got you covered with your Hampton Jazz Festival guide.
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Hampton Jazz Festival Location and Dates
The Hampton Jazz Festival will take place in Hampton Coliseum, Virginia, on June 23-25, 2017.
Hampton Jazz Festival Lineup
Friday, June 23: Jill Scott, Brian Culbertson and KEM
Saturday, June 24: The O’Jays, Anthony Hamilton and West Coast Jam
Sunday, June 25: Maze, Frankie Beverly and Ramsey Lewis
Hampton Jazz Festival Tickets
Getting to and From Hampton Jazz Festival
Air – The nearest airport is Newport News/Williamsburg International Airport (PHF), which is a fifteen-minute drive from the center.
Car – Great news! Parking is free at the Hampton Coliseum and plentiful.
Where to Stay For Hampton Jazz Festival
Hampton is a great place for a long weekend and is known for it’s chilled atmosphere and beautiful scenery. There is no camping at the festival, so we’ve got you covered with plenty of hotels, hostels and rooms that you can crash in. A great budget option would be this cozy private room from $60 a night. Or this large Colonial home that sleeps four from $235 a night.