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Ballarat JAZZ in winter

Ballarat is renowned for chilly weather and winter is the best time to experience this wonderful city. Come and experience the variety of delights on offer as a part of the Ballarat Winter Festival, June 29 – July 15th 2018.

The Winter Festival, over the June school holiday break, combines some of Ballarat’s favourite attractions; Sovereign Hill’s Christmas in July – Winter Wonderlights, Knights of Fire at Kryal Castle and Meerkats at The Ballarat Wildlife Park.

The Ballarat Winter Festival is the perfect time to wander the historic streetscapes in between warming activities such as ice-skating, sampling fine food and wine and over two big weekends there’s the JAZZ series – JAZZ in winter, a series of live jazz performances in venues around the city.

The JAZZ series is a showcase of Jazz genres performed by a diverse range of performers. JAZZ series celebrates the great jazz musicians throughout the history of Jazz and shines light on original and contemporary Jazz performances that continue to push the boundaries of the Jazz form.

Whether it’s swing or traditional jazz dance, an extraordinary performance at the gallery or a cool trio or quartet ensemble there’s lots of jazz to choose from July 6-8 and 27-29. Check out the JAZZ series – JAZZ in winter program, tickets now selling.

Prices range from free events to $30 for adults.