Check out the live music offerings from our Official Venue partners.


4 Pines

29/43-45 E Esplanade
Fri 4 Oct - Devil's Happy Hour 4-6pm
Sat 5 Oct - Brewery Tours @ 12.30pm, 3pm, 5pm w/ 20% off for the day
Sun 6 Oct - Sunday roast $25 (all day) serving our champion Australian beer - Schwarzbier. Live music with local legend, Max Marvel 5.30pm-8pm. NRL Grand Final on the big screen @ Keller Door
Mon 7 Oct -"Our Shout" free pint w/ any main meal from 5pm. Jules the Great, roving magician


Cured Manly

42 Market Place
Sat 5 - Mon 7 Oct

Visit our wine and charcuterie bar in Market Lane Manly featuring a jazz band each afternoon of the festival, daily wine specials and take away charcuterie boards for $20.


Donny's Bar

7 Market Lane
Sat 5 - Mon 7 Oct
The jazz festival festivities will continue on into the night at Donny's Bar with live music, food and drinks to keep you entertained.



48 N Steyne
Sat 5 & Sun 6 Oct, 7.30pm

Hemingway's is honoured to present multi-award winning keyboardist Rick Melick. Ernest's Jazz and Soul Menu will be served. Bookings essential.



1/18 Sydney Road
Sat 5 - Mon 7 Oct

Insitu celebrates its 20th Birthday. All weekend long, the Manly institution celebrates with its famous Apple Crumble, happy hour specials, live music and many birthday surprises. It will be one birthday not to miss.


The Ivanhoe Hotel

27 The Corso
Sat 5 - Mon 7 Oct

Saturday afternoon - Greg Stott Band featuring vocalist, Sally Marrett will get you in the mood
Sunday afternoon - Junior and the Jewel-Townes will be getting groovy before we settle in for the NRL Grand Final
Monday afternoon - Finish off your long weekend with the annual Manly Jazz Jam Session


The Kirk Cafe

St Andrews Church - 56 Raglan St
Fri 4 Oct, 7.30pm

Jazz in the Kirk Cafe featuring the Licorice Allsorts. Tickets $25 includes tea, coffee and cake (supporting Allowah Presbyterian Children's Hospital)
Sun 6 Oct, 9.45am
Jazz Gospel Service - Featuring Geoff Power's New Orleans Jazz Gospel Jazz Band


Manly Fig

Balgowlah Bowling Club - Bareena Dr, Balgowlah Heights
Fri 27 Sep, from 7.15pm

This special night starts with Peter Northcote - one of Oz's finest guitarists - as he explains & demonstrates his craft. Then we present Moulin Roque - the latest project of that magnificent vocalist Susannah Mirana with her stellar backing trio. Finally the Viki Turner band will provide some fine covers and an outlet for our dancers. At our place you can BYO food and drink or buy both on site. For full program, venue & booking details go to


Manly Wharf Hotel

E Esplanade
Sat 5 Oct, 3-5pm

Manly Wharf Hotel will be hosting “Jazz on the Jetty” featuring Big Ricky and the Hummingbirds. Sip cocktails from our newly renovated bar and listen to Jazz overlooking Sydney Harbour.