Taipei Jazz Festival 2018

09-01-18 - 10-31-18 All day

The 2018 Taipei Jazz Festival – September 1 – October 31, 2018

The Taipei Jazz Festival has become a platform for jazz musicians to all come together and perform in Taipei.

All the events span across September and October, and are absolutely free to attend. These events include a series of talks, workshops, concerts, and a large outdoor concert which will be held at Da’an Forest Park.

Taipei Jazz Festival 2018

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As the Taipei Jazz Festival events are happening across Taipei, we have therefore listed their upcoming program below.

Jazz Rookie Show Zhongshan MRT Station

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Jazz Rookie Show at the Zhongshan MRT Station

The Jazz Rookie Show: 08/09/2018 – 09/09/2018

The Taipei Jazz Festival of 2018 will host the Jazz Rookie Show at the Jazz Square, located at the back of the Zhongshan MRT Station. There will be summer jazz dance performances that’ll span across two days which consists of six ammature jazz players from Taiwan. From 12pm onwards, there will be a Jazz Dance SWING DANCE master performance involving live jazz rookie music.

Also alongside these performances, there will be a Wenchuang Market. All these performances at the Jazz Square are free to attend.

View the event program list.

The Night Scene Songshan Cultural & Creative Park

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The Night Scene performances at the Taipei Songshan Cultural and Creative Park

Tianmu Loyalty Park: On 20/10/2018

These events will host three big groups of jazz band performances at the Tianmu Park.

The park echoes the theme of the 2017 performance called, Walling in the City, which presents Taipei as a city of jazz fusion. This year’s theme is called “The Night of the Night” which presents a new generation of jazz.

View the event program list.

The Fusion City Da'an Stage

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The Fusion City Da’an Stage at the Da’an Forest Park

Da’an Forest Park: 26/10/2018 – 28/10/2018

Many of the best musicians from all over the Taiwan have taken interest into the development of jazz music. They also attract many other national musicians to Taipei because of their convenient transportation and the excellence of Taiwanese musicians coming together.

The Da’an stage will invite jazz musicians from more than 8 countries in the world. A total of 12 performance groups will perform on the Da’an Stage.

View the event program list.

Date, Time & Duration

All the events span across September and October 2018.

Admission fee

All the events are absolutely free to attend.


The Taipei Jazz Festival events are held across Taipei at three main locations:

1. Jazz Rookie show at the Zhongshan MRT Station:

The Jazz Rookie Show: 08/09/2018 – 09/09/2018

2. The Night Scene performances at the Taipei Songshan Cultural and Creative Park:

Tianmu Loyalty Park: On 20/10/2018

3. The Fusion City Da’an Stage:

Da’an Forest Park: 26/10/2018 – 28/10/2018

– Please refer to the Taipei Jazz Festival program list above to see what’s happening at each event location.

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