Visiting Birmingham – Steel City Jazz Festival | Birmingham, AL | June 1 – 3

Visiting Birmingham

While you’re in Birmingham for the 2017 Steel City Jazz Festival… make sure you visit these local treasures – from Civil Rights landmarks to Great Eats. Most sites are walking distance from Linn Park in downtown Birmingham, including the six-block Birmingham Civil Rights District.


TOUR the historic 16th Street Baptist Church (1530 6th Avenue North Birmingham, AL 35203), site of the 1963 bombing that killed four young girls. (To schedule tours Tuesday through Saturday, call 205-251-9402).


MARVEL at the sculptures in Kelly Ingram Park (5th Avenue N & 16th Street), commemorating Civil Rights demonstrations that took place on site.


PARTICIPATE in multimedia exhibitions at the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute 520 Sixteenth Street North) which document the journeys and struggles African-Americans and their path to Civil Rights.
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Green Acres – 1705 4th Avenue North

Magnolia BBQ & Fish – 709 4th Avenue N

Homestyle Kitchen – 541-B Graymont Avenue


sheraton ** Host Hotel **
2101 Richard Arrington Jr. Boulevard North
Birmingham, AL 35203
(205) 324-5000

*Click on this link for special rates for 2017 Steel City Jazz Festival Attendees. Please book early!!! Rooms subject to availability.

springhill**** SOLD OUT ****
2024 4th Avenue South
Birmingham, AL 35233
(205) 322-8600

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821 20th Street South
Birmingham AL 35205
(205) 731-9595

2300 Woodcrest Place
Birmingham, AL 35209
(205) 879-7400

sheratonBook Group Rate
1820 5th Avenue South,
Birmingham AL 35233
(205) 254-0004


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811 Old Grants Mill Rd,
Birmingham AL 35210
(205) 957-0555

Ask for Steel City Jazz Rate ($109.99+ for King Standard Rooms)

(Note: Must book before May 19, 2017 for discounted rate)

Come test Re-Connect With Old & Meet New Friends! Come See & Hear Award Winning Musicians "LIVE!"

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Come Have An Experience You'll Be Talking About For Years To Come!!

Steel City Jazz Festival Family prepare for the return of the world’s leading Jazz Artists Marion Meadows, Norman Brown and Kirk Whalum and The Legendary David Sanborn! Brand New to our already incredible roster, get ready to enjoy The Incomparable Jeffrey Osborne the Dazzling Ms. Rachelle Ferrell!!! -- the Remarkable & One And Only O'Jays!! and Saxophonist Extraordinaire Boney James!!!!!!

The O'Jays

Boney James

Rachelle Ferrell

Marion Meadows

Norman Brown

Kirk Whalum

Jeffrey Osborne

David Sanborn

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This’ is just the beginning Family! The 2017 Steel City Jazz Festival will bring today’s most innovative and revered Jazz Artists up close and personal in Birmingham’s intimate Linn Park.

If you’ve attended Steel City Jazz Festival, you know firsthand the abilities of David Sanborn, Kirk Whalum, Norman Brown and Marion Meadows to literally bring the Sun and Stars down with their mind-blowing unforgettable performances!!!!!

Now, with The O'Jays, Rachelle Ferrell, Jeffrey Osborne and Boney James, you’ll have plenty to tell your Family and Friends about the time when "YOU were there!!!” Get Ready And Don’t Miss Out On The 2017 STEEL CITY JAZZ FESTIVAL!!!!! It's going to be Better Than Ever!!