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The 36th Anniversary Clearwater Jazz Holiday
Presented by HCI Group Inc.

CLICK HERE to purchase your General Admission or Reserved Seat now!

Daily, 4 Day and Weekend tickets are available.
Kids 12 and under are FREE when accompanied by a paid adult.
No exchanges, refunds or Re-entry.


Thursday, October 15th

4:30pm Gates Open
5:00pm - 6:15pm - Gloria West & The Gents

6:45pm - 8:15pm - Gladys Knight

8:45pm - 10:00pm - The O'Jays

Friday, October 16th

4:00pm Gates Open
4:30pm - 5:30pm - The Al Downing Tampa Bay Jazz Association presents The James Suggs Quintet with Special Guest Dave Stryker
6:00pm - 7:15pm - Poncho Sanchez & His Latin Band

7:45pm - 9:00pm - Mindi Abair and the Boneshakers featuring Sweet Pea Atkinson
9:30pm - 11:00pm - Buddy Guy

10:30pm - 1:30am - Clearwater Jazz Holiday Official After Party at The Capitol Theatre

Saturday, October 17th - City of Clearwater Centennial Celebration

2:00pm Gates Open
2:30pm - 3:30pm - Jack Wilkins Blue & Green Project
4:00pm - 5:00pm - Phill Fest
5:30pm - 6:45pm - Nicole Henry
7:15pm - 8:45pm - Big Sam's Funky Nation
9:15pm - 10:45pm - Sheryl Crow
10:45pm Fireworks Presented by HCA West Florida Pinellas County Hospitals

11:15pm - 1:30am - Clearwater Jazz Holiday Late Night Centennial Celebration with The Betty Fox Band dockside aboard The StarLite Majesty

Sunday, October 18th

2:00pm Gates Open
2:30pm - 3:30pm - REH / CJH Youth Jazz Band
4:00pm - 5:00pm - The Quebe Sisters
5:30pm - 7:00pm - Langhorne Slim & The Law
7:30pm - 9:30pm - The Avett Brothers

** Schedule and Artists subject to change


Do's & Don'ts

A number of safety and security measures have been put in place at the Clearwater Jazz Holiday for the enjoyment, safety, and comfort of all festival attendees, artists and staff. Please be advised that the following items and practices are NOT permitted at the event.


NO pets - only service animals are permitted
NO grills, hibachis, or open flames of any kind
NO glass containers or bottles
NO coolers, food or drink of any kind
NO unauthorized vendors
NO tents, canopies or umbrellas
NO overnight camping
NO Audio / Video recording devices
NO in line skating, skateboarding
Firearms, unless otherwise permitted by Florida Statute, Chapter 790 (2011)
knives or weapons of any kind
NO cell phones or pagers during performances
NO fireworks / laser pointers
Please attend all infants & small children


Lawn Chairs
I.D. tags for small children



Participating food vendors include:

Big J's Smokehouse
Rich N Rise Thai
Colonels Kettle Korn
St Pete Concessions
Mr. Bill's Fine Foods
C&S Concession's
Papa John's Pizza
Robinson's Italian Ice
Rollin Asian
Dos Tacos
Jerk Hut
Crabby Bill's
What a Dog
Heavy's BBQ
Shadrack's Pizza
Uniquely Organic


Participating vendors include:

Ruth Eckerd Hall
HCI Group Inc.
St Petersburg / Clearwater International Airport
Costco Wholesale
The Art Institute of Tampa
WMNF 88.5 Community Radio
Freedom Boat Club of Tampa Bay
Visit St Petersburg / Clearwater Convention & Visitors Bureau
Clearwater Marine Aquarium
JazzIz Magazine
Clearwater Jazz Holiday Outreach Program
Parliament Motor Coach Corporation
Coastal Properties
Tampa Bay Times
Junior Polo Art







We'll see you again, October 13-16, 2016


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