The Westin Nova Scotian


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Halifax Jazz Festival

Take in Atlantic Canada's largest and best known music festival, presenting the best of jazz, blues, R&B, soul, hip hop, funk, Latin, world music and more.

With seventy acts on stages throughout Halifax, there is something for everyone. Transform your Halifax vacation from ordinary to extraordinary with this unforgettable experience perfect for families, couples and friends.

  • The TD Halifax Jazz Festival draws over 55,000 visitors annually
  • Enjoy daytime performances for free at the Main Stage located at the Halifax waterfront showcasing acts from across Canada.
  • 2015 festival highlights include Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, tUnE-yArDs, Juan De Marcos & The Afro-Cuban All Stars, Joey Defrancesco Quartet, The Budos Band, Michael Kaeshammer, Brian Blade: music from *Mama Rosa*, Ranee Lee with the Blue Engine String Quartet, Kenny Werner Trio, Mdou Moctar and more.
  • The festival concludes July 12 with a free evening concert at the Main Stage featuring the Gordon Webster Sextet with Brianna Thomas Opening the night is evocative, animated and authentic Alex Pangman.

Tickets range from $15 to $40 but many shows are free. For more information visit We also invite you to learn more about one of the many other local Halifax festivals.

Book online, or call 866-716-8101 and ask for our best available rates to make your reservation at the Westin Nova Scotian today.


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