Viking Jazz Festival

Thank you for your interest.
Unfortunately, we will not be able to host Viking Jazz in 2022.
I hope to see you in 2023.

Viking Jazz 


North Kitsap High School Band Boosters are hosting the 2020 Viking Jazz Festival.  
Over 30 middle school and high school jazz bands from around Western Washington come to take part in two days of performances and educational clinics.
The event concludes with an awards ceremony and performances from the top bands from each division, our guest artist, and our North Kitsap HS Jazz Ensemble.
Performances during the day time are free and open to the public.  The evening concert is ticketed. Tickets may be purchased at

Thursday January 30, 2020 will be for middle school and junior high bands.

Friday, January 31, 2020 will be high school bands with a finals concert featuring the highest scoring bands and a performance from our guest artist,

Our guest artist for Viking Jazz 2020, is the the Jovino Santos Neto Trio.
The Friday evening concert is at the North Kitsap Community Auditorium. Performances start at 6:30pm.
Tickets may be purchased at:

Jazz Band Directors-

The annual Viking Jazz Festival is open for registration!
There are just a few spots remaining.
We are accepting both middle school and high school jazz bands over our two day festival.

Middle School: Thursday, January 30, 2020
High School: Friday, January 31, 2020
(with an evening concert, featuring the highest scoring high school bands)