Creative and artistic, jazz is a pure American music genre. You can experience performances by some of the most talented players in the game this Labor Day Weekend at Chicago Jazz Fest, September 3 through 9.
Detail â€" Celebrate the creativity and self-expression of jazz music this Labor Day Weekend at the 2015 Chicago Jazz Fest. From September 3 through 6, you'll encounter inspiring performances by some of the genre's hottest musicians, singers and bands. Admission to all the events are free, and you'll be treated to a diverse selection of Chicago's finest jazz. Headliners of the music festival include:
Thursday: Butler, Bernstein & The Hot 9 (at the Chicago Cultural Center)
Friday: Bobby Hutcherson Quintet and the Billy Strayhorn Centennial Celebration with Jeff Lindberg's Chicago Jazz Orchestra featuring arrangements by John Hollenbeck, Steven Bernstein, Gordon Goodwin and Ed Wilkerson
Saturday: Dee Dee Bridgewater, Brian Gephart Sextet, Douglas Ewart and Inventions
Sunday: Muhal Richard Abrams' Experimental Band with Roscoe Mitchell, Henry Threadgill, Wadada Leo Smith, Amina Claudine Myers, George Lewis, Leonard Jones, Thurman Barker, Reggie Nicholson and Wallace McMillan.
You'll find the music of the Chicago Jazz Fest at the Chicago Cultural Center (Thursday afternoon only) and at Millennium Park (Thursday evening through Sunday). Stay at our nearby hotel, and make the most of your escape to this incredible destination. Enjoy complimentary hot breakfast served daily, free Wi-Fi, and comfortable rooms with plush bedding and modern amenities. Would you like to learn more about the jazz fest, Chicago events, or accommodations at our affordable hotel? Please contact us at your convenience at 1 (855) 476-6661 for more information, and to book your reservations today.