Support the Jazz Fest!
This FREE festival costs over $150,000 to host. We rely exclusively on sponsorship revenues and contributions from people like you who love to come and enjoy two days of free entertainment!! We welcome contributions of any amount. Send your tax deductible contribution to the Lewiston Jazz Festival, PO Box 1522, Lewiston, New York 14092Donate Now!
2016 Schedule coming soon!
The Historic Lewiston NY Jazz Festival!
The Historic Lewiston Jazz Board of Directors will present a $1,000 Scholarship to one deserving high school senior or currently enrolled college student. Student must live in Niagara/Erie County and must be accepted into a college music program. Students interested in applying must show proof of acceptance to a Music Program at an accredited College/University. Application deadline is June 3. Click here for application
Jenna Stinis, a vocalist and 2015 Graduate of Niagara Falls High School and Music Student at Buffalo State College won the 2015 scholarship and also had the opportunity to perform the US National Anthem prior to the headliner performance at the festival in 2015.
The Scholarship committee will review the applications and announce the winner at the Lewiston Jazz Festival on Saturday, August 27th, prior to the 8pm Curtis Stigers headlining performance on the Main Stage.
For more information regarding the scholarship process, contact Jennifer Pauly, Jazz Scholarship Chairperson at 754-9500 ext 12, Jennifer@NiagaraRiverRegion.com
Don't miss the 15th Anniversay of the Annual Lewiston Jazz Festival on August 26th and 27th. The Lewiston Jazz Festival offers FREE Jazz performed by world class musicians on 4 different stages along Center Street in Historic Lewiston, New York. In addition to hearing some hot jazz, visitors will have the opportunity on Friday night and Saturday to taste some very delicious food as the region's finest chefs come out of their kitchens and onto the street to showcase their culinary talents. To whet your appetite, a selection of wines from the Niagara Wine Trail will be available for your enjoyment. Also, don't miss our Premiere Jewelry Show! For more information call 716.754.9005.
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