Capital Jazz Fest 2024 Lineup Announced

The Capital Jazz Fest 2024 lineup has been revealed. The 31st annual event returns to Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Maryland, from June 7 to June 9. 

The Friday Night Soul concert, hosted by Laiya St. Clair, will feature performances by Anthony Hamilton, Chrisette Michele, and Teedra Moses. The show will run from 7 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Lalah Hathaway and Gregory Porter are among the acts that will grace the Pavilion Stage on Saturday. Babyface, El DeBarge, Kindred the Family Soul and others will perform on the Symphony Woods Stage.

Sunday’s show will feature Kem, India.Arie, Leela James and others on the Pavilion Stage. Jodeci, Raheem DeVaughn, Jon B. and more will take the Symphony Woods Stage.

Both shows on the weekend will run from noon to 10 p.m.

Kem. (Photo Credit: Udo Spreitzenbarth)

Tickets are on sale now. Festivalgoers can buy one-day or three-day passes. General admission for Friday Night Soul starts at $85.50, while Saturday and Sunday starts at $112.50. General admission for the three-day pass starts at $309.

Last year’s Capital Jazz Fest included performances by Robert Glasper, Marsha Ambrosius, Donell Jones, Teedra Moses, Dianne Reeves, Moonchild and many more.

See the full lineup below.

Capital Jazz Fest 2024 Lineup

Friday, June 7
Anthony Hamilton featuring The Ton3s
Chrisette Michele
Teedra Moses

Saturday, June 8 – Pavilion Stage
Gregory Porter
Lalah Hathaway
Black Violin
Spyro Gyra
Keyon Harrold with special guests Stout
Lori Williams
Louis Vega & The Elements of Life
Braxton Cook

Saturday, June 8 – Symphony Woods Stage
Joss Stone
El DeBarge
CeCe Peniston
Kindred The Family Soul
The Jones Girls featuring Shirley Jones

Sunday, June 9 – Pavilion Stage
Meshell Ndegeocello
Alex Bugnon
Leela James
Marqueal Jordan
Theo Croker
Come Get To This: A Tribute to Marvin Gaye with special surprise guests

Sunday, June 9 – Symphony Woods Stage
Raheem DeVaughn
Karyn White
The Chuck Brown Band
Jon B.

Get tickets to the Capital Jazz Fest 2024 at For other ticket information, visit the festival’s official website