Manchester’s longest running jazz festival is back again – due to popular demand - with 10 days packed to the brim with the very best northern, national and international contemporary jazz.

The primary festival hub is Albert Square where you can catch live music every day, have a drink at the Hobgoblin Festival Bar or enjoy some aromatic street food.

The festival sees 70 acts perform across various Manchester venues, and half of them are free. With new works, old favourites and big personalities guaranteed - be there or be square.

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28 July to 6 August 2017


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How to get here

Nearest train station: Manchester Piccadilly 

Distance from train station: 0.6 miles, 16 min walk 

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