With 137 shows, 23 venues, and a plethora of genre-defying acts, the SaskTel Saskatchewan Jaz Festival is preparing to be another summer highlight in Saskatoon! With only 11 days to go, don’t miss your chance to take advantage of these great deals, get your tickets today!
The deadline for the Build Your Own Experience ticket bundles is June 17th with the advanced pricing deals ending on June 21st. You know you’re going to the #saskjazz2018, so why not save a little money by bundling, and pre-purchasing, your tickets? With all the money you save, you can buy merch from the SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival Shop!
What better way to commemorate your jazz festival experience, and help promote the ever-popular festival at the same time, then decking out your wardrobe with much needed new gear for summer!
The new collection for 2018 is available now! Local artist Stephaine Kuse designed the new looks and MEE Sports helped create the new line. As an added bonus, the classic skull tee has been brought back by popular demand!
From new designs to the classic skull tee, shop our entire 2018 merchandise collection here!
The historic Broadway Theatre is proud to present an all-star lineup for #saskjazz2018! Such diverse acts as Dee Dee Bridgewater, Elvin Bishop’s Big Fun Trio, Saskatoon Jazz Orchestra, The Jerry Douglas Band, Spanish Harlem Orchestra, and Michael Kaeshammer will be gracing the stag! Dig deeper into this stellar lineup by learning about the artists!
The iconic Bassment is the local spot for Saskatoon jazz fans and guest musicians alike! This year as part of #saskjazz2018, the Bassment is proud to be hosting incredible acts including Alsarah & the Nubatones, Kellylee Evans, Shake Stew, the Jerry Granelli Band, The Russell Malone Quartet, and Al Muirhead’s Canadian Quintet. Check out these bands further over the next 11 days to find your new favourites!
Let’s not forget about the Groove Series at the Capitol music club, including Ghost Note (June 22nd), and the TD Mainstage Shows including City and Colour (June 30th), and Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite (June 29th)!
The excitement is building for one of Saskatchewan’s biggest summer events! Get your tickets now and get ready for this year’s musical adventure at #saskjazz2018!
The Riz is a prolific multi-genre songwriter, lyricist, writer and bassist for “Demolition Rock” sensation Ultimate Power Duo. A staple of the Saskatoon music scene, he has toured extensively across Canada, the U.S. and the U.K. The Riz is also the composer and saxophone player for R. Muttering, an avant-garde soundscape improvisational electro-acoustic performance art and recording group. Besides his Bachelor of Music in Music Education (B. Mus. (Mus. Ed.) / B. Ed. (Mus.)) from the University of Saskatchewan, he has amazing comic and vinyl collections.