Stockholm Jazz Festival

Stockholm Jazz Festival, established in 1980, is an annual jazz festival in Stockholm, Sweden.

It is a major summer event in Stockholm spread over several venues across the city.

The Stockholm Jazz Festival is an annual event in Stockholm, Sweden, that celebrates worldwide jazz music. It is one of the largest jazz festivals in Scandinavia and attracts local and international jazz artists and a diverse audience of music lovers.

During the Stockholm Jazz Festival, various venues across the city come alive with jazz sounds, including concert halls, clubs, outdoor stages, and even historic landmarks. The festival typically features various performances, including traditional jazz, contemporary jazz, fusion, Latin jazz, and more.

Audiences can enjoy concerts by world-renowned jazz musicians, discover up-and-coming talents, and experience the vibrant atmosphere of the Stockholm music scene. In addition to concerts, the festival often includes workshops, masterclasses, jam sessions, and other special events that allow attendees to engage more deeply with jazz music and culture.

The Stockholm Jazz Festival provides a platform for artists to showcase their talent, collaborate with fellow musicians, and connect with audiences in an intimate and immersive setting. Whether you're a seasoned jazz aficionado or new to the genre, the festival offers something for everyone to enjoy and appreciate about the rich and diverse world of jazz music.

Over the years, arguably all known names in jazz have appeared on stage – including Swedish stars such as Arne Domnérus, Monica Zetterlund, Nils Landgren, Peps Persson, and Lisa Ekdahl, and international giants such as Count Basie, BB King, Stan Getz, Dizzy Gillespie, and Miriam Makeba.



See more

Top events in Stockholm

Stockholm top Attractions





14-23 oktober 2023


Stockholm, Capital Region

Getting there

Find routes to this destination.

  • Lattitude: 59.329323
  • Longitude: 18.068581


Type of Event
  • Music Festival