WBGO Travel and Events

Newport Jazz Festival - WBGO Weekend and Day Trip Packages Available NOW!

Join WBGO for the day or the weekend at the iconic Newport Jazz Festival this summer.  

Newport Jazz Festival
Credit Douglas Mason

August 3-7, 2017  - Weekend Information and Reservations

August 4, 5 & 6, 2017 - WBGO Bus Day Trip Tickets and Information


Joy of Jazz Festival - WBGO Trip to Johannesburg, South Africa

September 27 - October 7, 2017

Travel with Rhonda Hamilton, host of WBGO's Midday Jazz and Wayne Winborne, Executive Director of the Institute of Jazz Studies, Rutgers University & a WBGO Jazz Ambassador to beautiful South Africa to experience the Joy of Jazz Festival. 

Information and Reservations


Jazz on the Mountain 

Mohonk Mountain House

January 11-15, 2018 
Mohonk Mountain House

WBGO Invites you to cozy up and join us for a musical journey to the award-winning Monhonk Mountain House for WBGO's 8th annual trip to Jazz on the Mountain.  WBGO's Michael Bourne hosts this stellar program. 


WBGO Members Event
Battle of the Big Bands
Saturday, May 27, 7 pm  
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, New York, NY


Rhythm Revue Presents- Retro Soul Party #2
Saturday, May 27, 6pm
(Le) Poisson Rouge, New York, NY


WBGO Kids Jazz Concert Series with Oran Etkin Timbalooloo
Saturday, June 3, 1:30pm
Newark Museum, Newark NJ


WBGO Free Lunchtime Concert Series- Lew Tabackin Trio 
Wednesday, June 7, 12pm 
Gateway Center Plaza 2,  Newark, NJ


WBGO Gallery Reception- The Art of Jazz
Thursday, June 8, 6pm
WBGO, Newark NJ


Bric Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival- Alice Smith/ Bilal/ Kris Bower 
Saturday, June 10, 7pm
Prospect Park Bandshell, Brooklyn, NY 


Monday Nights with WBGOSamora Pinderhughes Transformations Suite 
Monday, June 12, 7:30pm 
Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola, New York, NY 


Bric Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival- Yeasayer/Polica/ Cymbal Eat Guitars 
Thursday, June 22, 7pm 
Prospect Park  Bandshell, Brooklyn, NY


Bric Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival- The Soul Rebels featuring Talib Kweli/ Pharoahe Monch & Kirk Knight /Goapele /Natasha Diggs 
Thursday, June 24, 7pm 
Prospect Park  Bandshell, Brooklyn, NY


Bric Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival- Lila Downs/Orkesta Mendoza
Thursday, June 29, 7:30pm 
Prospect Park Bandshell, Brooklyn, NY 


WBGO Kids Jazz Concert Series with Chembo Corniel Quintet 
Saturday, July 1, 1:30pm
The Waterfront, Newark, NJ 


The Rhythm Revue Dance Party Cruise 
Saturday, July 1, 9pm
Hornblower Infinity Yacht, NY 


The Rhythm Revue Roseland Reunion Summer Dance  Party 
Saturday, July 22, 9pm 
Resorts World Casino, South Ozone Park, NY 


Monday Nights with WBGO: Celebrating Nat King Cole with Sachal Vasandani & Friends  
Monday, July 31, 7:30pm
Dizzy's Club Coca-Cola, New York, NY