Week Long La Défense Jazz Festival is Back Again to Paris This June 2019
- Event: La Défense Jazz Festival
- Date: 24th – 30th June 2019
- Venue: La Defense Park Forecourt (parvis de la Défense)
Just a few blocks down the road is where jazz lovers of the city come together for one of the most underrated festivals in the city.
The La Défense Jazz Festival is a fantastic week-long festival that combines a mixture of well-established artists with locals vying to win one of two competitions in the festival.
If you’re staying with us in the last week of June and are looking for something truly unique, or you’re visiting solely for the festival, here at Fraser Suites Harmonie Paris La Defense we have all the information you need about this year’s event and where to stay.
What is La Défense Jazz Festival?
It is a yearly jazz festival organised by the local council of Hauts-de-Seine. Going for over 40 years now, it a festival where local jazz artists compete to win a prize.
For individual artists, there is a prize of 1,500 €, while groups competing can win 5,000 €.
The event runs all week as an open-air concert.
When is La Défense Jazz Festival?
The La Défense Jazz Festival takes place from the 24th-30th of June 2019. It will be the 42nd edition of the festival.
Where is La Défense Jazz Festival?
It all takes place in the forecourt of La Défense Park.
How do I get tickets to La Défense Jazz Festival?
The festival is free to the public.
Where can I find accommodation near La Défense Jazz Festival?
Staying in the area all week as a part of the festival and looking for the best accommodation nearby? You’ll want to look at one of our one bedroom apartments. With a view over La Defense or our enclosed garden, these apartments have separate living, dining and bedroom areas, a fully equipped kitchen and Samsung TV with media hub.
For anyone staying just a night or two, our serviced studio apartments are fantastic with more room than your average hotel room and a host of amenities to make your stay go smoothly.
With the best rates direct on our site, see if we have any discounts on rooms during the festival at our offers page.
How can I get to La Défense Jazz Festival from Fraser Suites Harmonie Paris La Defense?
We are about 900m away from the festival.
The quickest way to get there is to hop on the 1 line of the metro and ride two stops to Gare de La Défense.
You can also walk easily to the event, with it taking 20 minutes on average.