The annual Cork Jazz Festival takes place each year in October. This well known Cork Festival has gone from strength to strength, attracting musicians and visitors from around the world each year. As one of Ireland’s most loved cultural events, it offers a superb line up of world class jazz stars who will take to the stage at some of Cork’s finest concert venues across the city. Headliner Acts last year included Omar Sosa, Steve Winwood, Herbie Hancock and Creamy Goodness plus lots more! Throughout the city in pubs, clubs and hotels there was non stop jazz, both day and night plus many events are free to the public. Throughout the jazz festival, an energetic fringe programme of master classes, workshops, exhibitions also took place in Cork City. This Jazz Festival will take place in the scenic southern city of Cork, world known for it’s fine restaurants, luxury accommodation and impressive visitor attractions.
Cork International Airport Hotel is ideally located for you to enjoy the best that the Cork Jazz Festival has to offer. With luxury accommodation, excellent amenities and located close to Cork City, the Cork International Airport Hotel is the ideal place to stay throughout the jazz festival.
The Cork Jazz Festival has become one of Ireland premier and most successful internationally renowned musical events since it was first held in 1978. Each year thousands of visitors come to Cork to enjoy the City & it's Festival.
The jazz festival is on from the 26th to 28th October and you will be able to enjoy over 180 live sessions, more than half of which are free – and headline performances from De La Soul, Natalia Williams, Beach House, Miles Smiles and many more...