Here’s the complete, updated schedule for the third annual Myrtle Beach Jazz Festival. Headliners this year included Daniel D, Darryl Murrill and Don Colton. They were part of three days of live jazz, soul and R&B presented Sept. 28-30, 2018 on historic Carver Street in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
Daniel D, a renowned violinist who has earned first-place honors three times at the Apollo Theater, performed from 4:30-5:30 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 30. Murrill closed out the first day of the festival, taking the stage from 8:30-9:30 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 28. Colton began his set at 11:30 p.m. as the rescheduled final performer on Sunday.
This year’s slate also included the talented singer Nicci Canada, the R&B dynamo Chocolate Chip and Company and the exciting Soda City Brass Band, among many others. Saturday sets by Oracle Blue and the Mike Frost Band were canceled when lightning moved through the area.
The schedule for 2018’s third annual Myrtle Beach Jazz Festival is below. Admission, as always, is free. Click through each act’s name, or go to our performers page, for more information.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 28, 2018
SATURDAY, SEPT. 29, 2018
Scheduled school bands and choirs from Aynor High, Carolina Forest High, North Myrtle Beach High and Myrtle Beach High will not perform at this year’s jazz festival, as classes are still canceled in the wake of Hurricane Florence and its aftermath. Please keep affected students and their families in your thoughts.