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Welcome to the second oldest jazz happening in Finland. Lets jazz in August!

Turku Jazz Festival offers a nice selection of contemporary jazz. Festivals main stage is located to the beautiful yard of the Brewery restaurant Koulu at the center of the city.


TURKU JAZZ FESTIVAL 2017 – PROGRAM (full program will be announced May 13th)


THURSDAY 17.8.2017

Night of the Arts – free admission

Brewery restaurant Koulu’s yard
17.00 TBA
19.30 TBA

Hotel Hamburger Börs’ park
18.00 TBA
Harlem Jazz Club Jam Session

Turku Jazz in Flames -afterparty, restaurant Tiirikkala
22.00 TBA


FRIDAY 18.8.2017

Brewery restaurant Koulu’s yard – Finland 100 years    Tickets: 35€ / 30€
17.00 TBA
19.00 TBA
20.30 Verneri Pohjola Group: Pekka

Turku Jazz in Flames -afterparty, restaurant Tiirikkala    Tickets: 15€
22.00 TBA
Jam Session


SATURDAY 19.8.2017

Brewery restaurant Koulu’s yard    Tickets: 35€ / 30€  (free entry till 16.00)
14.00 TBA – free admission

17.00 Turku Jazz Festival artist of the year: Vilkka Wahl Quintet with Jure Pukl (FI/SLO)
19.00 TBA
20.30 Helsinki-Cotonou Ensemble (FI/BEN)

Turku Jazz in Flames -afterparty, restaurant Tiirikkala    Tickets: 15€
22.00 TBA
Jam Session


SUNDAY 20.8.2017


Final Jam Session


Thursday 17.8.: Free admission

Friday-Saturday 18.-19.8.:
Normal: 1 day 35€ / 2 days 58,5€
Students and seniors: 1 day 30€ / 2 days 49,5€

Sunday 20.8.: TBA

With S-card (S-Etukortti) till 13.8.:
1 day 31,5€ / 2 days 52€ (maximum 2 discount tickets/card, no bonus)

All prices include Tiketti service fee 2,5 – 3,5€.

Two day tickets only available through Tiketti!

On-site ticket office at restaurant Koulu opens one hour before the first concert begins. Only one day tickets available on-site!

Tickets: Tiketti

Concert venues:

Brewery restaurant Koulu’s yard, Eerikinkatu 18
Turku Jazz in Flames -afterparty, restaurant Tiirikkala, Linnankatu 3                                     Harlem Jazz Club, Hotel Hamburger Börs’ park, Kauppiaskatu 6

Contact information

Turku Jazz Festival

Postal address:
Turku Jazz ry
Uudenmaankatu 1
FI-20500 Turku

Facebook: Turku Jazz Festival

Concert venue:

Brewery restaurant Koulu
Eerikinkatu 18, Turku