Every year the Berks Jazz Festival gets bigger, better and more impressive and attracts fresh new acts and legends alike. Held over 9 exciting days in Reading, Pennsylvania jazz lovers and music mavens will find the calendar of events too much to pass up.
There are more than 140 events that form part of the festival and they are held in venues all throughout the town including some of these are held in large performing arts centers and some of the events are put on in smaller and more intimate locations. In order to see and do as much as possible throughout the 9 day festival, you should ensure that you have booked accommodation that is right in the thick of the action.
The very best contemporary and traditional jazz artists sign on for the event and there are workshops so that you can learn from the best as well as the chance to discover some rising stars. The organizers of the event take pride in offering an ever more exciting line up each year with a range of events from the small and intimate, to bigger concerts.
There is some excellent accommodation that is available in town close to the venues. When visiting such a sophisticated event, it is worthwhile staying in equally sophisticated accommodation where all the amenities are provided for you. Look out for hotels that can offer you free shuttle airport pick up and drop off, spacious rooms and suites, a hot breakfast included each day, wireless internet, a gym and laundry service. These and more can make the stay truly special and memorable.
As well as the festival there are other attractions throughout the town for you to visit in between shows. The Goggleworks Center for the Arts is a contemporary art space where there is an art gallery as well as different workshops held in diverse areas from glassblowing to dance.
In town there is the IMAX theater which regularly shows IMAX movies as well as the usual blockbusters. Just outside of town is the Blue Marsh Lake Area for Recreation where there are hiking trails that extend 36 miles as well as water sports and picnic areas to enjoy.
The Berks Jazz Festival in Reading Pennsylvania offers exciting concerts and events for music lovers in a relaxed atmosphere with great accommodation awaiting you. By booking early, you can get great packages and discounts for during your stay.