Our very own New Orleans French Quarter!


An absolute crowd pleaser, the TECT Jazz Village, set in the unique Historic Village on 17th Ave delivers entertainment for everyone in true New Orleans style.

Join the revelry on the streets, dance to dixie and swing, relax on the lawn in front of the outdoor stage and be entertained by a chocolate box of jazz flavours including The Madeleines, Miho’s Jazz Orchestra, Retro Groove, Big Tasty, and Richter City Rebels.

Something for everyone to enjoy.

Stroll through art and craft stalls, enjoy a wide variety of food and refreshments including wine and beer and make a day of it.



LINEUP: The Madeleines Miho’s Jazz Orchestra Retro Groove Big Tasty Richter City Rebels & more…

Blue Train Reunion

Reunion – revisiting the funk!

Street Party in Katikati

Visit Katikati for a family friendly party in the main street!

Jazz Sunset Cruise

Join us for a scenic jazz cruise on the historic Kewpie

Jazz Café & VIP Bar

After a day at the festival, relax to a fantastic jam session at the Jazz …

E Rere Rā – Goldsmith Baynes

Celebrating Māori culture and contemporary jazz.

Tea Dance

Dance and dine with Tauranga Big Band

Date: Fri 7 April
The Historic Village
159 Seventeenth Ave, Tauranga

General Admission $25

Earlybird $22.25 (until 15 Feb)

TJS Member $22.25

Children under 14 Free

On gate from 10.30am $25