Jazz flows in the veins of Nice since 1948, date of the first jazz festival in the world in Nice. It is a universal music, full of sharing and friendship. The people of Nice are proud of their Nice Jazz Festival, whose success and fame continues to grow even internationally with now the Miami Nice Jazz Festival.
This year, the Nice Jazz Festival will take place from Saturday16th till Wednesday 20th July 2016 on the Promenade du Paillon, in the heart of the city. It will be a fantastic event that will bring dynamism and growth for the whole City; a concrete economic and tourism asset for all local actors.
The program: 31 bands spread through 6 stages, with 2 stages simultaneously. The best of national and international music will be on display for 5consecutive nights and will echo the colors of this timeless music, open to the world.
For this new edition, the Nice Jazz Festival prepares an ambitious program with a decor in perfect harmony with this exceptional setting. We still reserve many beautiful surprises, source of strong emotions.
As last year, an open-air concert Gospel, free and accessible to all will be proposed to the public on the Sunday morning subject to available places.
Inside the Nice Jazz Festival, since the change in governance in 2011, the City of Nice has created a Partners Village with 19 spaces that can accommodate each and every night, 30 guests.
You can book one or more spaces for one or more nights. Do not hesitate to send us your needs and we will adapt to your requests.
Your presence in the Village Partners offers you the opportunity to:
Every year, the Jazz Festival welcomes renowned partners such as EDF-Suez, Veolia, Caisse d'Epargne, Acropolis, Ferret, Cap 3000, the CCI Nice Côte d’Azur...