Recap of Berklee Beantown Jazz Festival 2014
The Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival–Boston’s biggest block party–took place on Saturday, September 27, from noon to 6 p.m. on Columbus Avenue between Massachusetts Avenue and Burke Street in Boston’s South End. The Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival is an annual event happening the last Saturday in September. The outdoor performances are open to the public and free of charge.
The theme for the 2015 festival is Jazz: The Voice of the People.
About the Festival
The Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival has delighted tens of thousands with a host of jazz, Latin, blues, and groove acts. Our communities come out in force—with attendance swelling to 70,000 strong at its height—to enjoy world-class music on three stages, great eats, and good times stretching six blocks in Boston’s historic South End. Families are entertained with face painting, inflatables, photos, and an instrument petting zoo. More than 70 vendors participate, making the Berklee BeanTown Jazz Festival the place to be.
The theme for the 2014 festival was Jazz: The Global Ambassador.