Jazzin' at the Shedd

Every Wednesday evening during the summer, enjoy live jazz, cool drinks and a relaxed visit with 32,000 animals. Take in the Chicago skyline while listening to some of our area's top jazz musicians. It's the perfect way to savor the summer!

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2018 Jazzin' dates
(5 to 10 p.m.)
(5 to 9 p.m. in Sept/Oct.)
June 20, 27 
July 4, 11, 18, 25
August 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
September 5, 12, 19, 26 - Free for all Illinois residents with valid ID!
October 3, 10 - Free for all Illinois residents with valid ID!

Price: $25

Jazzin' at the Shedd

Jazzin' is held Wednesday evenings every summer. Tickets are now on sale!


Shoreline CruisesWant even more Jazzin' fun? Enjoy an evening cruise and get a front-row view of the Navy Pier fireworks display. Join us for a Shoreline Cruise!

Jazzin Sax PlayerWant to see who is playing at this year's Jazzin'? Check out the band lineup!

Fish at SheddGroup tickets are now available for Jazzin'! For groups of 15 or more, click here to reserve your tickets today.

Traffic Alerts

Throughout the year, special events can affect traffic and parking. Please check here to plan around traffic so you can spend the most time at Jazzin'!

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