August 24, 25, 26, 2018
21st Annual / Esther Short Park / Vancouver, WA USA

Vancouver Wine & Jazz Festival

2018 Online Discount Tickets will go on Sale June 24, 2018 - 2 months prior to the Festival.  Prices are listed BELOW.
Tickets purchased online will be held for you at WILL CALL at the Gate.  Photo ID is required.


(Gates open at 4:00 PM)

Northwest Jazz Bands
4:30 PM - TBA
6:30 PM - TBA
Headline Band
8:30 PM / Marcia Ball

Don't worry, be happy! You are attending a cultural arts event featuring internationally acclaimed GRAMMY-winning and Blues Award-winning musicians, as well as world-class local and regional musicians and 'up-and-coming' student musicians.  Turn off your cell phone.  Stroll around with your date or friend.  Look at all the fine art and crafts and buy something beautiful.  Taste and sample some lovely wines.  Sit in the sun or shade and enjoy a meal.  Check out our participating sponsors and exhibitors, see all the cool things they have to offer.  Have a GREAT time!  Above all else - be nice to your respectful of other people...thank our volunteers...and be kind - it will echo back to you.

Policies & Restrictions

A Festival Ticket is admission to the Festival.  There is not a separate ticket for concerts performances.  All online tickets are Adult General Admission.  Actual day-of-show Gate Tickets prices may vary from the currently published internet Gate Ticket price. All concerts are subject to change. No refunds.  No exchanges. No Rain Checks.  All sales are final.  Online ticket prices and Gate ticket prices are subject to change due to demand.  All performances are rain or shine. Per City of Vancouver Parks & Recreation Department regulations, the Festival is a non-smoking event.

Kids and Family:
We are a family friendly cultural arts event.  We want kids to hear the music and see all the fantastic fine art – maybe there is a budding jazz musician, painter, sculpture or other artist out there! So, kids 12 and younger are admitted FREE with parents or adult guardian: however, they MUST be accompanied AT ALL TIMES by a parent or adult guardian.

Seating is General Admission.  Seating is grass seating or on blankets.  Chairs: only low-back lawn chairs or sand chairs are permitted.  Please do not bring tall lawn chairs because people behind you want to see too!  If you bring a tall lawn chair, you must be seated to the far left or far right of the stage – not in the center.  Please be respectful of other people. The Festival does not provide chairs.  There is no reserved seating.

Policies for the Enjoyment, Safety & Security of All:

  • All Tickets are Adult General Admission, ages 13 and older.  
  • Photo ID is REQUIRED at the gate for admission & age verification, and may be checked periodically in the Festival.
  • You are REQUIRED to show a Photo ID at the gate for admission.  A Photo ID is a valid: Driver's License; Military ID Card; Passport; or other official government-issued valid Photo ID such as TSA Photo ID.  
  • People under age 21 are REQUIRED to be accompanied by an adult parent or legal guardian at all times.
  • Food & beverage is not included with the admission price.
  • There is NO free beverage, wine, beer, or food; these items are purchased separately at our vendors.
  • Outside food & beverage (including bottled water, coffee, etc.), coolers, glassware, corkscrews or wine openers are NOT PERMITTED.  NO EXCEPTIONS FOR ANY REASON.
  • Official Festival Admission Wrist Band and Festival Hand Stamp must be worn at all times and is required for admission.  Anyone found not wearing the required Festival Admission Wrist Band and Hand Stamp will be ejected from the Festival.
  • Any individual attempting to gain or gaining unauthorized entry to the Festival will be ejected from the Festival and if applicable, prosecuted in accordance with any and all applicable City, County and State laws.
  • Alcoholic beverages may not be brought into the Festival.
  • Alcoholic beverages served by the Festival must be consumed on site.
  • Wine purchased specifically for off-site consumption may NOT be opened or consumed on site in accordance with Washington State Liquor & Cannabis Board (WSLCB) regulations, laws and permits.  All WSLCB regulations, laws & permits and City of Vancouver regulations, laws and permits will be followed.
  • Any individual who is intoxicated or appears to be intoxicated will not be served alcohol.
  • No pets—only certified and licensed medical animals & guide dogs are allowed.
  • Commercial Audio/video recording of music is prohibited.  
  • Commercial photography is prohibited.
  • Commercial Audio / Video recording is prohibited.
  • Festival Management, official Festival security, Vancouver Police and/or Clark County Sheriff reserves the right to remove any party from the Festival for any reason, at the sole discretion of the Festival.
  • The Festival is rain or shine.  No refunds for any reason.  No rain checks.
  • The Festival does not discriminate against any person for any reason.
  • The Festival is a non-smoking event, per Vancouver-Clark Parks & Recreation.


3-Day Pass: $50 Advance / $70 At Gate

Fri / Aug 24, 2018: $15 Advance / $20 At Gate

​Sat / Aug 25, 2018: $25 Advance / $35 At Gate

Sun / Aug 26, 2018: $25 Advance / $30 at Gate

NOTE: All concerts are subject to change. No refunds. No exchanges.  No rain checks.  Concerts are rain or shine.  All sales final.  Gate tickets prices are subject to change due to any increased demand.  Come early!

Summer Music Festivals

2018 Schedule Below - Updates coming!