North Sea Jazz
The North Sea Jazz Festival in Rotterdam is the largest indoor jazz festival in the world. On August 30 and 31 2013, the fourth edition of the Curacao North Sea Jazz Festival will take place in World Trade Center Piscadera Bay. Read more about the history of the event.
The first edition of the North Sea Jazz Festival took place in 1976. The festival then had six stages, three hundred artists and about nine thousand visitors. In this first year of the festival jazz legends like Sarah Vaughan, Count Basie, Dizzy Gillespie, Stan Getz performed and also a complete overview of the Dutch jazz avant-garde.