Past Events

Past Event

Jazz re:freshed and Brighton Dome present


JAZZ RE:FEST is a family-friendly, annual one-day festival, produced by music and arts organisation Jazz re:freshed, celebrating jazz and jazz-inspired music and culture.

After a fantastic festival in 2018 and now in its seventh year, JAZZ RE:FEST returns to Brighton with over 50 DJs and musicians to showcase the incredibly diverse, colourful, expressive and creative world of jazz music and alternative culture.

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JAZZ RE:FEST gives a platform to some of the dopest live music around, especially showcasing emerging and underexposed talent – this year will be no exception, with a mammoth line-up including: Theon Cross // Zara McFarlane // Rosie Turton // Kevin Haynes Grupo Elegua // Sarah Tandy // Werkha // Camilla George.

In addition to the live bands, there will be a selection of exquisite DJs, playing music that connects the dots between jazz and other genres. Already announced are: Steve Austin // Mikey Futuristic // Kate Magic // Busyfingers // Chanty74 // Mickey Duke (1BTN) // Tony Supreme.

Meet the Rising Jazz Artists Performing at Jazz Re:Fest this July.

After Parties

Sat 27 Jul, 8pm – 4am
At Merkaba (MyBrighton Hotel)

Sun 28 Jul, 12pm – 6pm
At Fortune of War (156 Kings Road Arches)
Jazz re:freshed DJs & friends

Sat 27 Jul, 12pm – 8pm

Re-admission permitted throughout the day

Running order:

12pm DJ Mikey Futuristic between live sets until 4pm
1pm Camilla George
2pm Rosie Turton
3pm Werkha
4pm Kevin Hayes
4.40pm DJ Steve Austin between live sets
5pm Sarah Tandy
6pm Zara McFarlane
7pm Theon Cross

1pm Chanty74
2pm Don Pascal
3pm Mickey Duke
4pm Kate Magic
5pm Tony Supreme
6pm Busy Fingers

FREE for under 16s (but ticketed)