Welcome to the official website of the Bay of Islands Jazz and Blues Festival. It is also a resource for jazz and blues enthusiasts, with links to musicians and bands that have featured in the festival.
The next festival is to be held on:
12, 13, 14 August 2016
Badges for all three days cost $50
($30 Day passes also available)
- Top acts from New Zealand and Australia.
- Be in the Bay of Islands as it comes alive with the sounds of smooth jazz and sultry blues.
- Three days of music, over 150 hours of quality jazz and blues
- Eight fantastic venues in Paihia, Haruru Falls and Russell.
Plus loads of free street music
A badge gets you discounted ferries between Paihia and Russell, and a free shuttle bus around the venues between Haruru Falls and Paihia.