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This July, the majestic mountains of Winter Park, Colorado, will not just be known for their breathtaking views but also for echoing the vibrant beats of jazz. The 41st Annual Winter Park Jazz Festival is set to transform the Rendezvous Event Center in Downtown Winter Park into a haven for jazz lovers. With a stellar lineup of musicians and a beautiful outdoor setting, this festival is a must-visit for anyone looking to combine their love for music with the allure of the great outdoors.

Electric Lineup Over Two Days

Day One: Saturday, July 20th – Get ready to be swept away by the soulful melodies of Anthony Hamilton, feel the energy with Stokley, and groove to the funk and soul rhythms of the Average White Band. Adding to the day’s magic will be Eric Darius and Rebecca Jade with contemporary jazz tunes, and Nathan Mitchell’s smooth keyboard jazz.

Day Two: Sunday, July 21st – The festival continues with Boney James’ mesmerizing saxophone, Lalah Hathaway’s extraordinary vocals, and the smooth jazz vibes of Pieces of a Dream. The day also features a powerhouse performance by Nicholas Cole, Lin Rountree, and Julian Vaughn, with SUCH bringing in a touch of soulful pop.

A Festival With a View

The Rendezvous Event Center, located at the heart of Winter Park at 78821 US Hwy 40, offers the perfect backdrop for this musical extravaganza. Attendees will enjoy the festival rain or shine, in an environment committed to ensuring a pleasant experience for all, upheld by a smoke, vape, and pet-free policy.

Community and Support

The Winter Park Jazz Festival is a celebration supported by the community and local businesses, with Xcel Energy as the presenting sponsor. Other sponsors include John Sanderson ReMax, Rendezvous Colorado, and more, showcasing the community’s strong support for the arts.

A Must-Visit Summer Event

The Winter Park Jazz Festival is more than just a musical event; it’s a summer highlight that brings together the best of jazz, community, and the natural beauty of Colorado. For anyone looking for an unforgettable musical journey amidst the mountains, this festival promises an experience filled with harmony, rhythm, and scenic splendor.

And for those seeking a comfortable, luxurious stay during the festival, consider The Jabberwocky, a beautiful 3-bedroom condo in Winter Park. Its prime location and cozy ambiance make it the perfect place to relax after a day of jazz and jubilation, ensuring your festival experience is as comfortable as it is memorable.