The 20th Annual Vancouver Wine and Jazz Festival will feature internationally acclaimed and Grammy-winning jazz, blues and pop musicians plus local and regional bands. There will be numerous Northwest wines, work by fine artists, and exhibitors for visitors to explore.
Headline acts include blues and folk artist Ruthie Foster, powerful vocalist Shemekia Copeland, jazz guitarist Russell Malone, rising saxophonist Grace Kelly, contemporary jazz band The Rippingtons, jazz singer Sara Gazarek, Chicago blues guitarists Ronnie Baker Brooks, and “Godfather of British Blues” John Mayall. Regional bands include the Seattle Jazz Singers and the 56th United States Army Jazz Band.
The festival runs 4 to 10 p.m. Aug. 25; 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Aug. 26; 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Aug. 27.