Copenhagen’s VinterJazz Festival 2018

Copenhagen’s VinterJazz Festival 2018

07 Feb 2018 Copenhagen Event

Copenhagen’s VinterJazz Festival 2018
2-25 February

Maybe the best Winter Jazz festival in the world!

Whether you’re a jazz lover or new to the genre, this festival has local and international talent and large and small venues providing a step into the jazz world for those curious to find out more! There is something for everyone with Jazz for kids, Future Sound of Jazz, Jazz’n’ poetry event! Can’t get enough jazz? Then you’re going to love this festival! The sister festival is in summer but the winter one is just as cool!

Copenhagen’s Vinterjazz 2018 should be top of your 'to do' list this February! Don’t miss out on the music - get yourself along to one of the 500 gigs taking place. 

Now in its 17th year, Vinterjazz (2-25th February) kicks off the jazz calendar for Denmark, attracting established world-famous jazz musicians and the up and coming talent during its 24 day celebration of cool. 

 Copenhagen VinterJazz Festival


Plenty of musicians to choose from

If you love music, then join one of 600 hundred gigs being held, not only in Copenhagen’s well-known venues, but also at clubs and concert halls around the country including in Aalborg and Bornholm. For the jazz novice you have nothing to lose with Vinterjazz featuring free and paid gigs. Check out the line up here


Copenhagen VinterJazz Festival

The big names

With a whole load of different Jazz Jams taking place, some of the highlights this year include Master Fatmans Jazzskole, Vilm Med Jazz, Excelsior, DR Big Bane & Palle Mikkelbord, and J.Jaanmai Duo. Along with international bands there is also plenty of local talent! We’re looking forward to enjoying concerts from Maluba Orchestra, Sisters of Jazz, Lars Danielsson and many more!

Whether you want to sample then atmosphere of a big city music venue or want to get up close and personal at an intimate jazz venue, make a date with Vinterjazz 2018 and discover why this city has a world-leading reputation for cool.

For more information about Vinterjazz 2018’s programme and tickets click here

Copenhagen VinterJazz Festival



One of the most exciting festivals to take place in Copenhagen each winter, don’t miss out on Vinterjazz 2018 (2 -25 February). This winter jazz festival kicks off the calendar with an astounding 600 concert, three week celebration hosted by 100 venues and 25 organisations around Denmark from intimate jazz clubs to the iconic DR Koncerthuset in Copenhagen. There is a mixture of free and paid concerts so no matter your budget you can be part of this annual musical extravaganza. Don’t miss out!

We hope you enjoyed our Copenhagen’s February Jazz Festival Vinterjazz 2018 blog post! If you’re in Copenhagen then book your bed at Copenhagen Downtown - the best hostel in town!

All photos are from the Vinter Jazz website:

Next event: The 40th Copenhagen Jazz Festival takes place July 6-15 2018.

Copenhagen VinterJazz Festival