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OCTOBER 23rd THROUGH NOVEMBER 10th

The Miami Nice Jazz Festival, an extension of the internationally celebrated Nice Jazz Festival in France, returns to  downtown Miami & debuts at the newly opened South Miami-Dade Cultural Arts Center (SMDCAC) with a drool-worthy lineup that features four main shows by Gregory Porter, Jil Aigrot, Stanley Clarke, and Eliane Elias. In addition, there will be various after-concert jam sessions, special events, and intimate jazz encounters at places like the Van Dyke, Soya e Pomodoro, PAX and The Riviera Hotel South Beach.  There, you can catch performances by The French Horn, Solstice Jazz, Nikki Kidd, Brian Lynch, Bikini Jazz, Derek Fairholm Trio, and Jay Blues Band.

October 25 at South Miami Dade Cultural Center Center
  • Jazz Vocalist GREGORY PORTER, opening set by the Stamps Jazz Quintet from University of Miami
October 26 at Olympia Theater at Gusman Center
November 2 at South Miami Dade Cultural Center
  • Acclaimed Bassist STANLEY CLARKE with THE HARLEM STRING QUARTET ORCHESTRA
November 9 at Olympia Theater at Gusman Center
  • Brazilian jazz vocalist ELIANE ELIAS: Tribute to Chet Baker, opening set by SOUTH FLORIDA JAZZ ORCHESTRA

[See what else is taking place in South Florida this month]