BERKS JAZZ FEST
et to know the scene for one of the nation’s best jazz music festivals, the 26th annual Boscov’s Berks Jazz Fest! Slip on your jazz shoes and join us at one of the fabulous settings in Greater Reading, PA, home of the world-famous Reading Railroad. With the multitude of itineraries that the Penn Corridor has to offer, you can create a signature version at any number of the fine jazz venues!
West Reading and the Penn Corridor are home to a variety of food and beverage establishments with varying cuisines that cater to early reservations, dinner with entertainment, or after-show enjoyment. Whether it’s full bar service or BYOB and appetizers that precede a night on the town, you can enjoy your evening with a Mediterranean-themed happy hour and tapas at ViVÁ or bowls of udon and a shared Pagoda Roll at Go Fish! Take a quick evening stroll down Penn Avenue before or after dinner and enjoy lively window shopping- a bonus treat to any evening out. Choose from more than 130 major concerts featuring nationally and internationally acclaimed contemporary and straight ahead jazz, blues, big band, gospel and world music. Visit berksjazzfest.com or any of the venue websites for more information about certain events, offerings and directions. An extensive list of the larger and more intimate Penn Corridor Jazz events follows. We’re sure you’ll find something that sounds good!