Northampton Jazz Festival: Fri. Sept. 30th & Sat. Oct. 1st

Northampton Jazz Festival: Ron Carter Quartet (Sat. Oct. 1, 7:30p)

Paradise City Arts Festival: Oct. 8-10th



Friday: Downtown Jazz Strut

Our Jazz Strut features FREE evening jazz performances in breweries, bars and restaurants throughout downtown Northampton. Note that some establishments recommend reservations - see below.

Stroll, sip and dine your way through downtown Northampton to the sounds of different jazz ensembles at various establishments across town. Each ensemble starts at 1/2 hour intervals and plays for two hours, so you can be sure to catch a lot of live jazz and good times on Jazz Strut night. 

Saturday: Jazz Fest Day

Jazz Fest Day features a FREE music lineup of jazz musicians from around the region and across the globe performing in a variety of downtown venues throughout the day, followed by a special evening with a special artist performing a ticketed show at the Academy of Music.
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New England's First Multicultural Wine Festival!
New England Noir is a safe space - all are included, respected, and welcome. There will be great music, performances and most important, peace and love. 

A show of contemporary American crafts and fine art, with a vibrant soul that other exhibitions reach for but never attain. – Boston Magazine

Every October, for more than 25 years, the Paradise City Arts Festival has transformed the Three County Fairgrounds in Northampton, Massachusetts into a place of beauty, artistry, and imagination. The Festival, with its unique indoor-outdoor ambiance, brings together an extraordinary selection of artists and makers, from fresh new talent to artists with national reputations. Patrons often write to say, “It’s like visiting a wonderful museum, but you can bring the work home with you.”

Show Hours:
Saturday: 10 am-6 pm
Sunday: 10 am-5 pm
Monday: 10 am-4 pm
Sorry, no dogs allowed

Get tickets online or at the show. Admission:
Adults: Online: $14 | Box Office: $16
Students: $8 | Three-Day Pass $18
12 and under free.


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