As the Colorado seasons begin to change, Winter Park becomes home to a slew of summertime activities. From hiking and mountain biking to soaking in hot springs and attending music festivals, you’ll find plenty of outdoor pursuits. One of the area’s most popular events of the season is the Winter Park Jazz Festival. Music lovers will enjoy two days of festivities celebrating this beloved genre!

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Enjoy Live Music All Day at the Winter Park Jazz Festival

The Lineup & Schedule

For the 36th annual Winter Park Jazz Festival, artists from across the country gather in the beautiful Hideaway Park. This year, attendees can enjoy performances by Fantasia, Eric Darius, Norman Brown, Avery Sunshine, and more. Check the festival schedule for a complete lineup. A unique outdoor venue, Hideaway Park includes a distinct covered stage and general admission viewing as well as a special VIP area. Tickets are available for purchase here.  

Event Details


Hideaway Park is located in the heart of downtown Winter Park along Main Street. From here, you’ll be surrounded by views of the Rocky Mountains while enjoying the sounds of talented musicians.

Ticket Prices:

Ticket sales for the Winter Park Jazz Festival began on March 21st, 2018 with general admission starting at $55 and VIP starting at $75 per day. For an additional $25, guests can choose the express lane for early entrance into the festival.

Times & Dates:

  • Gates open at 9 a.m. for the express lane and 10 a.m. for general admission
  • 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • July 21 & 22, 2018

Other Music Festivals in the Area

If you’re a big fan of music festivals, Winter Park is the perfect area to spend part of the year or relocate to permanently! Throughout the year, other festivals are held throughout the county, including Blues From the Top and Winter Park SolShine Festival. In the spring and summer, Hideaway Park is a major hub for live music sometimes hosting weekly artists. For more information on ongoing events, check our Winter Park calendar.  

Make Grand County Your New Home!

Take advantage of exciting events like the Winter Park Jazz Festival year-round when you become a Grand County resident. Our area boasts an excellent school system, proximity to Rocky Mountain National Park, and nearby ski resorts. Whether you’re interested in purchasing a vacation home or permanent residence, our knowledgeable team at Real Estate of Winter Park would love to help you find the perfect property!

This charming two-bedroom, two-bathroom home at 401 Nystrom in Winter Park is perfect for a small family or couple looking to downsize. Located right near the ski slopes, this property also features a fireplace, updated kitchen, and of course, gorgeous mountain views.

Browse our complete catalog of available properties in the area and contact us today! We can’t wait to help you find your dream home.