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Friday & Saturday, August 23 & 24, 2019
Norfolk Scope Arena (Relocated)
201 E. Brambleton Avenue, Norfolk VA 23510
Friday: 5pm - 11pm
Saturday: 5pm - 11pm





NORFOLK, VA – (August 21, 2019) – The 37th Annual Norfolk Waterfront Jazz Festival on Friday & Saturday, August 23 & 24, has been relocated to the Norfolk Scope Arena in Downtown Norfolk due to the inclement weather in the forecast for the upcoming weekend. The event was originally scheduled to be held at Town Point Park.

Norfolk Scope Arena is located at 201 E. Brambleton Avenue, Norfolk VA 23510. More information about Scope Arena can be found here. Doors open at 5pm and music begins at 5:30pm with a full lineup of entertainment for each day.

Ticket Information:
All festival tickets will be honored at the Norfolk Scope entrance. Advance ticketholders are encouraged to enter through the Exhibition Hall entrance. All other ticketholders, including Will Call and those guests purchasing tickets, need to enter through the Scope Box Office, located in the Scope parking garage at 201 E. Brambleton Avenue. Due to the location change, no chairs or personal coolers will be allowed into Scope Arena. A limited number of tickets are still available for purchase at

Guests can park in the Scope parking garage at 201 E. Brambleton Avenue. Additional parking is available at the Charlotte Street Garage located at 440 Monticello Ave.


37th Annual
Norfolk Waterfront Jazz Festival

Hampton Roads' longest running outdoor Jazz Festival returns for two nights along the Downtown Norfolk Waterfront. On a warm summer evening, chill to the legendary sounds of top national Smooth Jazz and R & B recording artists. This popular festival features a variety of seating and ticket options including the New Journal and Guide VIP Club, reserved seating, designated tent areas, festival lawn seating, fine foods and beverages, plus a festival marketplace with crafts, retail items, and more.

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