Artist Lineup Announced for the 34th Clearwater Jazz Holiday

Now in its 34th year, the Clearwater Jazz Holiday Presented by HCI Group, Oct. 17-20, 2013, will feature some of the finest talents live in concert including; Chicago, Tower of Power, Brandi Carlile, Average White Band and more. The collaboration between the Clearwater Jazz Holiday and Ruth Eckerd Hall brings a diverse lineup of headline acts to this year’s show. The Clearwater Jazz Holiday consistently appeals to tens of thousands of visitors during the third weekend of October each year.

Presented in 20-acre Coachman Park in downtown Clearwater, overlooking beautiful Clearwater Harbor and the majestic Memorial Causeway Bridge, the Jazz Holiday is four days and four nights of some of the best live performances in the region presented to the public. The visitor experience is complemented by Clearwater’s mild fall weather, miles of world-famous Gulf beaches, brilliant sunsets, attractions, accommodations and dining to suit every taste and budget.

One of the longest-running and best known events in the country, the Clearwater Jazz Holiday has presented multiple music luminaries of the past 33 years. The mission of the Clearwater Jazz Holiday Foundation is to be the leading proponent of jazz entertainment and education in Florida, through the annual presentation of a world-class, live music festival. The Clearwater Jazz Holiday Foundation is a 501(c)(3) organization that has been center-stage for numerous scholarship and educational activities benefiting the music students of the community, from blues-loving beginners to piano-playing protégés, and everyone in between.

Advance tickets are now available for $10. Children 12 and under are free. Limited Reserved Seating and VIP tickets are also available. More information about the 34th Clearwater Jazz Holiday is available by calling the Clearwater Jazz Holiday office at (727) 461-5200, or online at or

About Clearwater
Clearwater is an ideal destination for travelers of all ages and interests, occupying prime real estate along Florida’s stunning Gulf Coast. As a top, year round location for both leisure and business, Clearwater boasts an endless supply of sun, warm weather, great dining, and shopping, along with extensive outdoor activities both on land and at sea. Clearwater Beach is consistently ranked among America’s most beautiful and the city is also home to a wide variety of sporting and music events, including Philadelphia Phillies Spring Training and the annual Clearwater Jazz Holiday.