Jazz Institute of Chicago

How many stages are at the Festival?

There are currently four stages which run from noon to 9:30 PM, Friday, Saturday and Sunday: The Jackson Stage, which features resident musicians and some out of town guests is located at Jackson and South Shore Drive and runs from noon -4:30. The Jazz and Heritage Stage which features a mix of music and interactive and informative programming is located in the grassy area to the South of the Jackson Stage and runs from 12:30-4:30. The new Jazz and Hip Hop Collision Stage will be located near Buckingham Fountain and features jazz and hip hop artists manning interactive stations. It will run from noon-3:00. The Petrillo Stage runs form 5:00 PM to 9:30 PM. An Art Fair is located near the Rose Gardens adjacent to Buckingham Fountain.