Dominica’s Jazz ‘n Creole broke ground in 2010. The event boasts of a mix of jazz and creole influenced music, food and culture, held over a week at various locations across Dominica and culminating within the family atmosphere of Fort Shirley in the Cabrits National Park. The event serves as an avenue for showcasing an infusion of the jazz artform into the creole culture of Dominican and international performers. The influence of the Creole in the jazz culture is also strongly featured in the high level of fashion flaunted at the event.
Dominica’s Jazz ‘n Creole is an afternoon to evening event providing an appeal to families, jazz enthusiast, fashionistas and anyone looking for a good time. The atmosphere is perfect for socializing, indulging in tasty local cuisines and with the picturesque view of the Portsmouth cove, its perfect for documenting an experience like none other.
Why should you stay longer in Dominica than just for the jazz ‘n Creole weekend? Days leading to the main event, the island can boast of numerous fringe events showcasing a vast collection of musical talents, nature adventures and wellness, exotic and pioneering cuisines, luxurious and breathtaking venues and simply a good time. The Jazz ‘n Creole series of event are not just for you but the whole family.