Ottawa Jazz Festival Gets Buddy Guy, Herbie Hancock, Feist, Lord Huron for 2023 Edition

Colin Stetson, Jonah Yano, Laufey and more will also perform

BY Ben OkazawaPublished May 17, 2023

OLG Ottawa Jazz Festival organizers have unveiled the details of their 2023 edition, set to take place from June 23 to June 30 at venues throughout the city. 

Performances at this year's festival will be played at the Main Stage in Confederation Park, OLG Stage in Marion Dewar Plaza, the National Arts Centre and Grill 41 at the Lord Elgin Hotel. 

Buddy Guy, Herbie Hancock, Feist, Jonah Yano, Lord Huron, Laufey, Colin Stetson and more highlight this year's crop of performers. After festival performances wrap at 10:30 p.m., Grill 41's house band plays as part of the free Late Night Jamming Series, where organizers say visiting artists could be expected to put on impromptu shows. 

Festival passes are available now in Gold for $414, Bronze for $261 and Youth (ages 13-25) for $112. For a breakdown of ticket prices and festival info, including full lineups, check out the Ottawa Jazz Festival's official website.

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