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Sun Valley Jazz Jamboree

The annual Sun Valley Jazz Jamboree hosts over 300 shows in 12 locations around Sun Valley and Ketchum. The bands come from all over the US, Canada and the Netherlands. 

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Organization: Sun Valley Jazz Jamboree
Dates: 10/19/2016 - 10/23/2016 update info
Time: 9:00:00 AM - 1:00:00 AM
Event Cost: Varies
Venue: Sun Valley Jazz Jamboree in Sun Valley,ID
Phone: (877) 478-5277
Event Details:

Don't miss the annual Sun Valley Jazz Jamboree the 3rd weekend in October.
For over 20 years this event has been hailed as “the Cadillac of Jazz Festivals” with over 250 shows on 10 stages in and around America’s first destination resort in Sun Valley Idaho.  For five days you’ll enjoy the best music of Swing, Zydeco, Blues, Big Band, Contemporary, Sweet & Hot, New Orleans, Cabaret, Comedy, and Traditional Jazz bands from the U.S. & Canada.

Live Music…...Dancing…...Food…...Friends…...Fun and Drinks from 9:30 in the morning to Midnight.
Free dance lessons and a dance competition with prizes.  Free shuttle busses. Special Glenn Miller night. Marching band salute, Lots of special sets, live radio shows, jazz “greats” tribute shows and the most amazing Big Band Bash “all-star” set you will ever see with the top players from over 20 bands.

Be there……Young & Old……..The Party's on us!

  • The mid October Jamboree is a true showcase of talent. 
  • Always the 3rd weekend in October from Friday to Sunday
  • Tickets vary by show. Children under 13 are free.

Overview: With so many bands and available shows, there is bound to be something for every jazz lover.  You are promised to get your moneys worth of music. Dancing is highly encouraged and the Jazz Jamboree even offers dance classes.

Where: Sun Valley, Idaho

When: The mid October Jamboree is a true showcase of talent. Always the 3rd weekend in October over 3-4 days.

Cost: Tickets vary by show. Children under 13 are free.

Details: There is plenty of lodging and RV space and tickets are very affordable.

For your convenience, there are free shuttle buses that run between the venues. There will also be food and beverage available at most locations.