If you appreciate good music in a scenic, pleasant, inviting, and relaxing environment, you’ll definitely want to immerse yourself in this year’s JazzFest at Mammoth Mountain. The two-day mid-July event will be an exciting blend of excellent music from talented artists plus some other appealing perks. The friendly team from Mammoth Bound, where you can find everything from high-quality gaiters and beanies to the trendiest Mammoth Mountain clothing, offer our top reasons you should make your way to Mammoth this July to check out JazzFest.
It’s a Mix of Different Types of Jazz
JazzFest gives you plenty of musical variety within this one featured genre. In addition to contemporary jazz, you’ll hear and see performances by jazz fusion artists and enjoy Latin-influenced jazz along with an assortment of other jazz styles.
There’s a Wine Walk
Sample some savory vintages with your jazz by coming to the first day of JazzFest for the Wine Walk. Sample exceptional wines from local and regional sources as you casually stroll, mingle, and listen to the music.
The Food Is Excellent
Since JazzFest takes place annually at The Village, you’ll also have easy access to some amazing food. Expect food to be readily available specifically for event attendees, but there are additional on-site dining options you’re welcome to consider. Popular dining destinations at The Village include:
• Campo Mammoth – this Italian hot spot serves fantastic Neapolitan pizzas
• 53 Kitchen & Cocktails – house-infused creations are the specialty here
• Lakanuki – tropical offerings abound here along with happy hour specials
Discounts Are Available on Lodging
JazzFest is a perfect excuse to come to Mammoth Mountain for a longer stay. As for lodging, Mammoth Mountain is offering discounts of up to 15 percent for event participants. This applies to stays at any of the Mammoth Lodging Collection properties. Visit the resort’s website to book your accommodations if you’ll be staying overnight or longer.
There’s Much More to Do during Your Stay
If JazzFest is part of a longer visit to Mammoth Mountain for you, you’ll be able to check out many other things to do, see, and enjoy at the resort and throughout the surrounding areas. When not hanging out with other music fans at JazzFest, other possibilities for your must-do list include:
• Taking a scenic gondola ride to the summit
• Hiking along pathways surrounded by impressive views
• Biking at the Mammoth Bike Park
• Checking out the Adventure Center at the Main Lodge if you’ll be coming to JazzFest with your kids
• Fishing at any of the main lakes in the Mammoth Lakes Basin
• Camping on-site or in nearby Mammoth Lakes
The Village Plaza at Mammoth Mountain is where this year’s JazzFest will take place. It’s scheduled for Friday, July 15th and Saturday, July 16th. It’s also a non-ticketed on-site event, meaning it’s free for all Mammoth Mountain visitors to enjoy. The event is set to begin at 12 p.m. and wrap up at 10 p.m. on both days.
You can make your visit to Mammoth even more special by checking out the latest styles in Mammoth Mountain apparel while you’re here. Mammoth Bound is your one-stop shop for Mammoth t-shirts, gaiters, hats, beanies, and a variety of logo wear. Stop by on your way to the mountain or contact us at [email protected].