2015 Chestertown Jazz Festival

The wildly popular Chestertown Jazz Festival returns September 12, 2015 to Wilmer Park for another fabulous year of excellent jazz by the Chester River as the Sultana sails in the background. Local food, wine, and beer available for sale. Tented seating is available near the stage, or bring a blanket and chairs to sit on the grass.


Purchase your Early Bird discounted tickets now, prior to August 1st! Early Bird tickets are only $20. Admission after August 1st and at the gate is $25 for adults, $15 for students, and children under age 12 are free. Follow signs for parking. Please, no dogs or outside coolers.


Advanced ticket sales until July 31- $25
General Admission – $30 (after July 31)
Student Admission – $15
Blues at the Garfield/Jazz Fest Combo ticket – $50

Presented by the Garfield Center for the Arts at the Prince Theatre. Produced by Dr. Melvin S. Rapelyea and the Jazz Festival Committee: Colin Dickson, Andy Goddard, Sue Matthews, Marian Niskey, Emeritus Member, Robert Ortiz, Leslie Raimond, and Ford Schumann.

Sponsors: Special thanks to the Chestertown Jazz Festival sponsors, including The Hedgelawn Foundation, The Kent County Arts Council, and the numerous individual and corporate underwriters and those who have donated in-kind support to help revive the Chestertown Jazz Festival.