Insider’s Guide to the Burlington Discover Jazz Festival

Join Us for a Celebration of Live Music

Music enthusiasts everywhere look forward to the Burlington Discover Jazz Festival every year. We are lucky to have our Burlington, Vermont bed and breakfast located within walking distance of the action! Book your stay June 1-10, 2018 and look forward to attending some of the fantastic shows and fabulous festivities that await you downtown during this 10-day music event for all ages. Four stages downtown will feature live music everyone can enjoy for free, and headlining shows will be happening at the Flynn Center for Performing Arts along with other downtown restaurants and venues. Tickets for these shows are available to purchase online.

Piano player at the Discover Jazz Festival in Burlington, VTLook Forward to a Stellar Lineup

This year’s Jazz Festival in Burlington boasts a killer lineup of talented artists. From jazzy classics to fresh, modern performances, there is truly something for everyone. Here’s a preview of some of the headlining shows that are coming to Vermont in June.

Preservation Hall Jazz Band | June 1st, 8pm

Watch and listen as New Orleans comes to life in Burlington before your eyes! Purchase Tickets

Chucho Valdés Jazz Batá | June 2nd, 8pm

Hear some wonderful Afro-Cuban jazz music from this talented Grammy award winner. Purchase Tickets

Allison Miller’s Boom Tic Boom | June 4th, 9pm

Be dazzled by the unique style and grace of this Boom Tic Boom band drummer and composer. Purchase Tickets

Bill Frisell Trio | June 7th, 7pm & 9:30pm

Enjoy listening to one of the most popular contemporary guitar bands of our generation. Purchase Tickets

Rhiannon Giddens | June 10th, 8pm

Dance to soulful songs inspired by American roots, jazz, country, and funk. Purchase Tickets

Group with beer and food at the Discover Jazz Festival

Devour the Best Food in the Area

Downtown Burlington features a plethora of great places to eat. Just walk up and down quaint Church Street and stop when you smell something amazing wafting out of one of the many restaurants. Looking for more specific recommendations? Here are a few of our favorites.

Honey Road Restaurant

Located right on Church Street, this trendy and comfortable eatery features the best of Eastern Mediterranean dishes.

Leunig’s Bistro

This Church Street bistro and bar is a fun and lively place to hang out and enjoy some delicious French bites before you head out to a show!

Bistro de Margot

This modern and contemporary restaurant is another downtown favorite where you can conveniently dine between shows each night.

E.B. Strong’s Prime Steakhouse

Have date night during the Jazz Festival at this classic steakhouse right in town. After you’re done dining, walk to the next musical event.

A cozy room at our B&B just minutes from the Burlington Jazz Festival

Stay a Walk Away From the Venues

Lang House on Main Street

After dancing the night away, enjoy the pleasure and convenience of coming back to one of our comfortable guest rooms. Relax and recharge between events, and take advantage of the leisurely half mile walk to the venues when you’re ready to get back to the shows. (Bonus! Avoid the hassle of parking by walking from the inn.)

Great Rates

Luckily for our guests, peak season doesn’t have to mean high prices. Midweek rates start at just $219!

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Cheers to the hottest Jazz music, the best Vermont eateries, and summer fun!