40th Annual Jazz’SAlive

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40th Annual Jazz’SAlive

September 29 @ 4:00 pm - September 30 @ 10:00 pm

The 40th Annual Jazz’SAlive & Grand Opening of Civic Park at Hemisfair takes place Sept 29, 4 PM – 11 PM and Sept 30, 11 AM – 11 PM.

The City of San Antonio’s Official Jazz Music Festival is ensuring Jazz Is Alive in San Antonio! The San Antonio Parks Foundation, in partnership with The City of San Antonio and Michelob Ultra, present the 40th Annual Jazz’SAlive Festival on September 29 & 30 to celebrate 40 years of Jazz’SAlive and the Grand Opening of Civic Park at Hemisfair!

General admission is free, all ages, and open to the public! No outside food or beverage is allowed. Tickets are available for premium seating and VIP areas.

Jazz’SAlive VIP Experience Package presented by Security Services Federal Credit Union ($1,500 per table)

The 2023 Jazz’SAlive VIP Experience, sold as a table for eight (8) includes complimentary beverages and bites featuring a curated menu by Silo Elevated Cuisine on Friday and “NOLA In The Park,” from the team of Chefs Pieter & Susan Sypesteyn on Saturday evening. Along with the private table seating and delectable culinary experience, VIP guests will enjoy access to air-conditioned restrooms and private, invite-only Friday evening after party. The VIP Experience is open to fans who are 21 years of age or older and is open 5 PM to 11 PM both Friday and Saturday evenings with food service taking place 6 PM to 9 PM.

Single-Day ‘Patron Seats’ ($60 per person)

Jazz’SAlive offers a limited number of premium Patron Seats at the main stage for those who want to upgrade their viewing experience and leave the lawn chairs at home. Patron Seats are sold as single-day tickets. Fans who wish to have a Patron Seat on both Friday and Saturday will need to purchase a ticket for each day. Each ticket includes 1 priority seat the main stage in Civic Park with access to a cash bar and cocktail service.

Friday, September 29th Artist Performances (schedule lineup to be released on August 1)

Kirk Whalum, Jackie Venson, Aaron Prado Sextet featuring Azul Barrientos, and the Jazz Protagonists.

Saturday, September 30th Artist Performances (schedule lineup to be released on August 1)

Big Sam’s Funky Nation, the Yuko Mabuchi Trio, Air Force Band of the West’s Dimensions In Blue Jazz Ensemble featuring Gerald French & The Original Tuxedo Band, Haile Uriarte & Havana Soul, The Dirty River Jazz Band, Jamail, St. Mary’s University Jazz Orchestra, and Euphonia.

All ticket purchases are non-refundable and non-transferable.

The San Antonio Parks Foundation is an independent 501(c)(3) organization providing improvements to parks and the park experience to the area’s 250+ parks and over 150 miles of walking and biking trails.


Official sponsors of The 40h Annual Jazz’SAlive include Michelob Ultra, The Espee & The Majestic Theatre, The PM Group, Security Services Federal Credit Union, Jefferson Bank, Hemisfair, Credit Human, Ancira Auto Group, Yellow Rose Whiskey, Licor 43, Lolea, Dixie Flag & Banner Company, Thomas J. Henry, Spectrum Reach, NuStar Energy, Frost Bank, Texas Automobile Association, Tito’s Handmade Vodka, KRTU 91.7 FM, The St. Anthony Hotel, San Antonio Current, NBC4, CW35, WOAI, iHeart Media, and the City of San Antonio Parks & Recreation Department and Department of Arts & Culture.


September 29 @ 4:00 pm
September 30 @ 10:00 pm


Civic Park at Hemisfair
630 E. Nueva St.
San Antonio, TX 78205 United States