BLACK SEA JAZZ FESTIVAL
The Black Sea Jazz Festival is one of the largest and most popular music festivals in Georgia. It takes place annually in July in Batumi, a beautiful coastal city on the Black Sea. The festival showcases local and international jazz musicians, as well as other genres of music such as soul, funk, and blues.
The festival features a diverse range of performances across several stages, with headlining acts playing on the main stage each night. In addition to the music, the festival also includes workshops and masterclasses for aspiring musicians, as well as food and drink vendors and other entertainment.
The Black Sea Jazz Festival has hosted many famous musicians over the years, including Herbie Hancock, Marcus Miller, John McLaughlin, Chick Corea, and George Benson. The festival also provides a platform for emerging artists, giving them the opportunity to perform in front of a large and enthusiastic audience.
The festival’s location in Batumi adds to its appeal, with its beautiful beaches, palm-lined promenades, and historic architecture providing a stunning backdrop for the performances. Visitors can explore the city during the day and enjoy the festival’s music and atmosphere at night.
The Black Sea Jazz Festival attracts music lovers from around the world and has helped to establish Georgia as a destination for cultural tourism. It is a must-see event for anyone interested in jazz or music festivals in general, and an excellent opportunity to experience the vibrant energy and cultural richness of Georgia.