When & Where The Cork Jazz Festival usually takes place over the October bank holiday weekend (last weekend in October) in Cork in the South of Ireland.
The next Jazz festival in Cork is October 28-31st 2011 and there will be more than 120 acts on 28 different stages 'n' venues.
Jazz Festival Headliners 2011
*LINE-UP 2011 is
* Pee Wee Ellis & His Funk Assembly
* Bill Evans' Soulgrass with special guest Randy Brecker
* Tia Fuller Quartet
* Jean-Luc Ponty Quartet
* Kyle Eastwood Quintet
* DJ Grandmaster Flash
* The charming Tim Minchin
* Richard Galliano & lots more
Corks Jazz Festival
What to Expect 60,000 jazz lovers, thousands of jazz performers and street acts take residence in the pubs and clubs of Cork.
Getting there Book a flight into any Irish Airport here or book a train in Ireland here.
Where to stay Book your accommodation for this jazz festival below. There's quality hotels or cheap accommodation in Cork & the rest of Ireland available here.
History of the jazz Fest in Cork
This is Irelands biggest jazz festival since it was initially started in 1978. Previous performers include Ella Fitzgerald, Oscar Peterson, Dizzy Gillespie, Lionel Hampton, Buddy Rich, Mel Tormé, Cleo Laine, Dave Brubeck, Benny Carter, Joe Zawinul, Art Blakey, Gerry Mulligan, Sonny Rollins, Wynton Marsalis, Stéphane Grappelli, Chick Corea and John McLaughlin.