For the past 27 years, the Rosslyn Jazz Fest has taken over all of the three-acre, urban Gateway Park.
This much-anticipated annual event draws upwards of 5,000 music fans to Gateway Park for a day of dynamic, free
performances. Come to hear live music performed by some of the biggest names in jazz and world music today.
Eat + Drink: Enjoy several bar areas serving wine and beer, plus a variety of favorite local food trucks: Tacos Matadores/ Rocklands BBQ/ Mangia Tutti/Chix N Stix/ Tapas Truck/ Bon Bonni/ Healthy Food Fool.
Plus, this year, for the second time, the Rosslyn BID is partnering with neighborhood restaurants to offer discounts to those attending this event. Simply mention the code "Rosslyn Retail" at participating restaurants and receive 15 percent off your bill ALL DAY LONG on September 9. This offer is good at Barley Mac, Bistro 360, Heavy Seas Alehouse, Kona Grill, Pancho Villa, Pancho Villa, Piola, Ben's Chili Bowl, Continental Pool Lounge, cityhouse, Key Bridge Terrace, Jimmy John's, The Perfect Pita.
Parking: Public parking on N. Moore Street between 19th Street and Lee Highway is available for a flat fee of $5 for the entire day but space is limited. Parking is limited around Rosslyn, and traffic will be strongly disrupted in the neighborhood. We strongly encourage attendees to take the Metro or bike to the festival. The Rosslyn Metro stop is a few blocks from Gateway Park.
Lodging: Coming from out-of-town for Jazz Fest? Want to have fun and not worry about driving home? Click here to view Rosslyn hotel deals and book your stay!
This year's line-up:
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