Harvest Jazz & Blues Festival
|Harvest Jazz & Blues Festival|
|Genre||Blues, jazz, world music|
|Location(s)||Fredericton, New Brunswick|
|Years active||1991 – present|
The first festival in 1991 was held over four days in various existing venues around the downtown, including the inside of the Boyce Farmer's Market. In 2000, part of Queen Street was closed to traffic during the festival, a practice continued to the present day. Today, the festival includes dozens of acts spread out over 6 days. Venues include four dedicated tents, five outdoor "FreeHarvest" venues and 11 official pubs and clubs. It is the largest music event in the city.
- Harvest Jazz & Blues Festival official website