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. 


Jazz in July: Guys and Dolls play the Greater Loesser
Thursday, July 20, 7:30pm
92nd Street Y, New York, NY


SummerStage: Joe Bataan/ Felix Hernandez Rhythm Revue 
Friday, July 21, 5:00pm
Corporal Thompson Park, Staten Island, NY


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


Jazz in July: Cole Porter: Easy to Love
Tuesday, July 25, 7:30pm 
92nd Street Y, New York, NY 


Jazz in July: The Art of Tatum
Wednesday, July 26, 7:30pm
92nd Street Y, New York, NY 


Jazz in July: Louis Armstrong 
Thursday, July 27, 7:30pm
92nd Street Y, New York, NY 


Horizon Foundation Sounds of the City: Septeto Santiaguero 
Thursday, July 27, 5:00pm
NJPAC, Newark, New Jersey


Bric Celebrate Brooklyn Festival: MACISTE ALL'INFERNO with live score by sexmob/ Reverend Billy and the Stop Shopping Choir 
Thursday, July 27, 7:30pm 
Prospect Bandshell, Brooklyn, NY 


Bric Celebrate Brooklyn Festival: Andrew Bird/ Esperanza Spalding 
Friday, July 28, 7:30pm 
Prospect Bandshell, Brooklyn, 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 


WBGO's Free Lunchtime Concert with Lezlie Harrison 
Wednesday, August 2, 12pm 
Gateway II, Newark, NJ