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“Our goal is to help bring people from diverse backgrounds together in a shared common love of music, towards a better world.”

Lagos Jazz Festival (LJF) is an annual live musical concert, visual arts, fashion, and food event, hosted by African Health & Education Fund, a non-profit organization committed to enriching the lives of people in Africa. Read more…

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Lagos Jazz Festival (LJF) is an annual live musical concert, visual arts, fashion, and food event, hosted by African Health & Education Fund, a non-profit organization committed to enriching the lives of people in Africa.

Lagos Jazz Festival (LJF) is destined to be the largest musical event in West Africa, featuring a star-studded line up of local and international musical artists, visual arts, fashion, and African cuisines.

Our goal is to help bring people from diverse backgrounds together in a shared common love of jazz and other musical genres, towards a better world.

Lagos Jazz Festival (LJF) is currently preparing for its inaugural annual event in 2019.

Starting from July 26, 2019, Lagos Jazz Festival (LJF) will be held in Lagos, Nigeria.

Contact Info:
Lagos Jazz Festival
530C Alameda Del Prado, #114
Novato, CA 94949
(415) 323-5601
info@lagosjazzfestival.com

Events

Lagos Jazz Festival Day 1: Friday, July 26, 2019
It’s an all-star lineup of jazz greats and fresh talent as the festival kick of it inaugural concert series!

  • The Grand Opening Reception 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
  • The Grand Opening Free Concert 5:00 pm – 9:00 p

Lagos Jazz Festival Day 2: Saturday, July 27, 2019

  • Fashion & Art Expo 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • Music Symposium Luncheon 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
  • Main stage performances 5:00 pm – 10:00 p
  • Closing Ceremony 10:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Support Us

YOUR SUPPORT MATTERS!

WHY SUPPORT THE FESTIVAL?

A non-profit organization, Lagos Jazz Festival is raising funds to provide education, healthcare and clean water initiatives in rural communities in Africa.

The Lagos Jazz Festival a key part of our cultural and educational outreach to the community and making world-class performing arts accessible to all is part of our mission.

The Festival builds community.
We believe access to the arts makes our community a better place for everyone.

The Festival is made possible by donations from individuals like you, who provide 100% of the annual expenses for our programs. With your generous contribution, we strive to broaden the jazz audience base through educational programming, school outreach and a variety of paid and free concerts, making the music accessible to everyone.

We strive with your contributions and sponsorship to inspire, educate and develop future jazz audiences for generations to come!

We enrich the concert experience by generating unparalleled accessibility to the artists through Jazz Conversations, an intimate and up-close opportunity for audience members to experience a live interview. We present workshops and master classes by world-class artists to budding musicians and students in the area and give local high school bands a stage from which to display their remarkable talents.

Please consider making a personal contribution to Lagos Jazz festival, or join our membership program. With your help, we can continue to expand and grow the breadth of programming and educational outreach throughout the year. Lagos Jazz Festival/ African Health & Education Fund is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization dedicated to presenting, preserving, and promoting the art form of Jazz.

Donate today and help us solidify Lagos, Nigeria on the map as the place to be for jazz!