Thank you all and see you next year!

The 38th edition of the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal concludes today on a note that’s equally positive and promising for the future. Impressive crowds, delighted fans and a passionate program… A few numbers on this 2017 Festival grand cru:


600 performances

461 bands from 30 countries

93 animation artists

31 sold-out concerts

20 stages

8 awards presented


An area of 760,000 ft2/70,060 m2

2661 lamps installed on the site

21,860 meters of electrical wiring

481 microphones

Over 55,000 liters of beer

963 temporary employees hired, including 822 for the outdoor site


6 press conferences

Over 370 accredited journalists

100 accredited foreign media from 16 countries

Over 500 foreign media talked about or participated in this year’s Festival

2345 press articles


Over 1 104 345 visits on the Web site

The mobile application downloaded by over 18, 443 festivalgoers

188,500 Facebook, Twitter and Instagram subscribers

10 million impressions on Facebook and Twitter


And so thanks to all our festival fans for joining us and being there, year after year. We already can’t wait for the next edition of the Festival, which will run from June 28 to July 7, 2018!