The 10th Anniversary of South Coast Jazz Announced

The festival is expanding into the Sanderson Center for the Performing Arts 1100 seat theatre in Brantford for their main event concerts. Buy tickets for Saturday Aug 12 on or direct from the Sanderson Center.

The festival has multiple venues, a diverse line-up and is very accessible for everyone. This includes our affordable prices! Note: FRIDAY and SUNDAY are CASH ONLY EVENTS.     

“10 Years, 10 Decades of Music” will take you on a musical journey from the 1930’s with Canadas’s sweetheart of swing Alex Pangman, through to the 50’s -70’s with Le Trio Parisien featuring Juliet Dunn into the 80’s with 12X platinum selling artist Mark Holmes of Platinum Blonde, into today with 2X Juno nominated Mark Kelso and the Jazz Exiles and award winning, internationally acclaimed songwriter Charu Suri and more.

Enjoy free and ticketed concerts. Full schedule below and on Follow us FB Twitter @southcoastjazz1 and on Instagram @southcoastjazz for up to the minute updates and prize giveaways. See for more information and festival program with talent bios and sponsors. 

Come make a memory at South Coast Jazz that will last a lifetime. Made possible by Ontario Creates, Baby Charlotte. 92.9 The Grand.  Aug 13th free family programming is sponsored by Elements Casino Brantford and OLG. For a full sponsor list please see our website and social media. Without them, the festival wouldn’t be possible, Thank you!

SCHEDULE BELOW: (subject to change stay tuned regularly)  

Friday August 11th Port Dover Community Center 801 St George Street, N0A1N0                                         

Doors open 5 PM. Seating is First Come First Served. This is a local stage showcase.  Route 6, The Feds and more tba. CASH ONLY EVENT. Buy tickets on or on Showpass for this event.

Saturday August 12 Sanderson Center for the Performing Arts Brantford  MAIN Headliner EVENT. 88 Dalhousie St Brantford, N3T2J2  

Buy tickets for Saturday on or direct from the theatre here       

Doors 5 PM. Charu Suri, Mark Kelso and the Jazz Exiles, Mark Holmes of Platinum Blonde. Special guests include  Carla  Muller, Dave Griffin, Ryerse Jazz Singers, Thom Adkins. Emcee Rock’N’Ray Michaels and more! 

Sunday August 13th Harmony Square Brantford (outdoor event BYO Chair) 89 Dalhousie St Brantford, N3T1N3 Bring your own chair and enjoy the music Free family programming.                                                                         

1 PM Le Trio Parisien featuring Juliet Dunn, Gail Obediah, Alex Pangman Band, Kontirennonoron and more tba.  Licensed area available 19+  CASH ONLY EVENT or scan the QR codes to buy tickets for Friday and Saturday