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39th Annual North Carolina Jazz Festival

January 31, 2019 @ 7:30 pm - February 2, 2019 @ 12:00 am EST

Free

One of the oldest jazz festivals in the country, the North Carolina Jazz Festival, will celebrate its 39th anniversary Jan. 31, Feb. 1 & 2, 2019. This 3-day event, held in the ballroom of the Hotel Ballast (formerly Wilmington Hilton Riverside), features internationally known jazz musicians from across the U.S., Australia, Canada, and Italy.

Thursday is Special Event Night featuring different styles of jazz. Opening the event will be Wilmington’s own Grenoldo Frazier, entertainer extraordinaire, followed by Brazilian Jazz with vocalist Maucha Adnet (sang with Joabim for 10 yrs), percussionist Duduka daFonseca and friends.

Fri. & Sat. night concerts feature 15 world renown musicians from across the U.S., Australia, Italy, Israel, and Canada. All concerts stat 7:30pm, Thursday is a 3-hour concert, while Fri. & Sat. concerts go until midnight.

Details

Start:
January 31, 2019 @ 7:30 pm
End:
February 2, 2019 @ 12:00 am
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.ncjazzfestival.org

Venue

Hotel Ballast (formerly Hilton Wilmington Riverside) 1533393182
301 Water Street
Wilmington, North Carolina 28401 United States
Phone:
(910) 763-5900
Website:
https://www.hotelballast.com/

Organizer

North Carolina Jazz Festival 1533393182
Phone:
(910) 793-1111
Email:
ncjazzfest@yahoo.com
Website:
http://www.ncjazzfestival.org