Clarence Jazz Festival 2024
Clarence Jazz Festival 2024 Opening Night (FREE)
Kick off the 28th annual Clarence Jazz Festival with a bang with two free stages featuring a smorgasboard of local, interstate, and international jazz juggernauts. CARAVAN STAGE
5pm & 7.30pm
Le Grande Fromage Soiree
Join nationally acclaimed violinist Charlie McCarthy and a moveable feast of stellar musicians in a totally unscripted Manouche jazz jam
Welcome to Country
Presented by Pakana Kanaplila and Janice Ross
Elly Hoyt Quartet
Join us in welcoming home one of our island’s most celebrated jazz exports accompanied by some of her closest musical friends.
Scholars and Shannon Jam session
Our jazz scholars are joined by ambassador Shannon Barnett and the CJF House Band for a special intergenerational set.
Inarguably one of our island’s grooviest outfits, these folks are guaranteed to bring the party.