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Wine & Jazz Festival

Wine & Jazz Festival

Date & Price

Saturday, June 1, 2019, 2:00–10:00 pm

Ticket holders may enter Gardens starting at 1:00 pm

Wine tasting: 2:00–7:00 pm


Festival Only SOLD OUT

Ages 21 & over: $59/$49 Members (Ticket includes 10 free tastings and a souvenir glass)

Ages 5–20 or designated driver: $39/$29 Members

All Stars, Friday, May 31, 2019 SOLD OUT

Reserved Seating: $49

Gardens Preferred and Gardens Premium Members: $44


Wine & Jazz Bundle (Festival and All Stars) SOLD OUT

For guests 21 years & over: $92

For ages 5–20 and designated drivers: $75


Tickets limited. Sell out likely.


You are welcome to set up your chair at performance locations, including the Pumphouse Plaza and Orchard, and outside of the Open Air Theatre, while you enjoy the Gardens and festival.

This is a rain or shine event. No outside food allowed in the Gardens.

All sales are final. Tickets are non-refundable and may not be exchanged for another date and time. Lost or stolen tickets will not be refunded or replaced.

The Gardens will be closed all day Saturday, June 1, to everyone except Wine & Jazz Festival ticket holders.

Our popular Wine & Jazz Festival returns on June 1, 2019.

Enjoy the sights and sounds of live music while savoring wines from around the world. Sip along to exceptional jazz from Grammy Award-winning musicians, and, after the sun goes down, catch a jazz-inspired evening fountain show to round out your day.

Can’t wait for Saturday? Start your fun early with a special Friday night Wine & Jazz All Stars performance followed by a fountain show that dances to the sounds of big band and swing.

View our visiting tips.

Performers

 

Delfeayo MarsalisDelfeayo Marsalis and the Uptown Jazz Orchestra
Orchard
7:00 pm

Headed by celebrated trombonist Delfeayo Marsalis, the Uptown Jazz Orchestra skillfully combines riff playing, spontaneous arrangements, and New Orleans secondline groove in a celebration of old school jazz. A National Endowment for the Arts Jazz Masters Award-winner along with his family, Marsalis is known for his imagination and range, as well as his zeal to introduce children to jazz in New Orleans and beyond.

Find out more on his website.

 

Stefon HarrisStefon Harris & Blackout
Orchard
4:45 pm

Educator, vibraphonist, and composer Stefon Harris is committed to both exploring the rich potential of jazz education and blazing new trails on the vibraphone. As a Grammy Award-nominated and NAACP Image Award-winning artist, Harris leads his band, Stefon Harris & Blackout, with passionate artistry, energetic stage presence, and astonishing virtuosity. 

Find out more on his website.

 

Anat CohenAnat Cohen Quartet
Open Air Theatre
5:30 pm

Grammy Award-nominated clarinetist-saxophonist Anat Cohen has won hearts and minds with her expressive virtuosity and delightful stage presence. An established bandleader and prolific composer, the Anat Cohen Quartet program is a unique blend of modern and traditional jazz, classical music, Brazilian choro, Argentine tango, and an expansive timeline of Afro-Cuban styles.

Find out more on her website.

 

Bria SkonbergBria Skonberg
Open Air Theatre
2:00 pm & 3:45 pm

Described as “the shining hope of hot jazz” by The New York Times, Bria Skonberg has been at the forefront of a revival of classic American music channeling her hero Louis Armstrong. Touring constantly with her New York-based band, the Canadian JUNO Award winner showcases her signature sound of fiery trumpet playing and smoky vocals, with creative concoctions of old and new.

Find out more on her website.

 

High & Mighty BrassHigh & Mighty Brass
Pumphouse Plaza
2:15 pm & 4:00 pm

Known for their unique ability to combine classic New Orleans funk and R&B with hip hop influences, High & Mighty Brass has shared the stage with legends such as Dr. John, Rebirth Brass Band, and Trombone Shorty. They deliver both fiercely entertaining and refreshingly inspiring performances, connecting with each and every audience member.

Find out more on their website.

 

Mike Kennedy Trio
Peirce-du Pont House
2:00 pm & 4:30 pm

Philadelphia native Mike Kennedy has been performing for more than 20 years and chairs the guitar department at The University of the Arts. Kennedy’s latest release, Landfall, is a sonic field trip to the wild west with strokes of Americana, jazz, and folk, inspired by open spaces where the horizon is barely visible.

Ensemble Novo
Beer Garden
2:30 pm, 4:15 pm, & 6:00 pm

Inspired by the music of Brazil, Philadelphia-based Ensemble Novo creates a tropical chill vibe with its unique sound, courtesy of its tenor saxophone, vibraphone, electric and nylon string guitars, bass, drums, and percussion.

Main Fountain Garden Fountain Performances

Enjoy 12-minute Daytime Fountain Performances in our Main Fountain Garden at 1:15, 3:15, 5:15, and 6:15 pm.

Catch our In the Mood 30-minute Illuminated Fountain Performance at 9:00 pm.

Dine With Us

Picnic Tote

Our insulated Wine & Jazz Picnic Tote is packed with a savory sampling of three gourmet cheeses, crackers and pita, hummus, whole strawberries, clusters of grapes, composed salad, small baguette, two bottles of water, and disposable silverware. Guests can pick up the picnic tote at the Visitor Center Group Entrance patio the day of the event.

Each Picnic Tote serves two: $73

Must be pre-purchased by Friday, May 24 at 4:00 pm. Picnic Totes are for Wine & Jazz ticketholders only. Purchase of a Picnic Tote does not include entrance to the Wine & Jazz Festival.

The Terrace

Seatings in 1906, our full-service restaurant, will be available 2:00–7:30 pm for a prix fixe three-course menu with wine pairings from Simi Winery.

View Wine & Jazz Prix Fixe Menu

Reservations required:
via email at 1906@longwoodgardens.org
or via phone at 610-388-5290

Reservations will not be accepted online via OpenTable. Make your 1906 reservations early, as sell out is likely.

The Café and Beer Garden will be open 2:00–9:00 pm.

Concessions throughout the Gardens will offer premium wines, bottled beverages, and snacks.