If jazz music is your thing, Javea has a real treat for you to start off the month. From 4th till the 6th of August you can experience internationally renowned jazz musicians performing live in Xábia old town.
The the 2012 edition of the Jazz Festival in Jávea runs from Saturday 4th August till Monday 6th August at 22.30hrs each night with the concerts being performed in the main square of old town, Plaza de la Constitución.
The Javea Jazz Festival 2012 Program:
Saturday 4th: Omer Avital Quintet
Sunday 5th: Richard Galliano Tangaria Quartet
Monday 6th: Andrea Motis & Joan Chamorro Group
All concerts start at 22.30 (10.30pm). Entry is 15euros for one night or 40euros for all 3. Tickets can be bought in all tourist information shops in Jávea.
Special Offers for the Jávea Jazz Festival
Several restaurants and hotels in Jávea participate in the Jazz Al Plat whereby you get a special 2-course menu including 2 drinks along with a ticket for the Jazz Festival at 35euros. The participating restaurants are Calima, Parador De Xábia, Piri-Piri, El Descorche, Bistro Casa Grau, Restaurante La Musa, Tapas-Bar Trinquet, El Rodat, Restaurante Bahia, Area 1, Palau, La Trastienda and La Renda
As part of the Javea Jazz festival several simultaneous activities are happening such as the Foto Jazz trip through old town, whereby you can stroll through the history of Jávea with jazz as your travel mate as the entire towns shop windows will be decorated with photographic displays.
Furthermore, if you are visiting Jávea especially to attend the Jazz Festival, Hotel El Rodat has a special offer featuring 1, 2 or 3 nights stay, dining in their excellent restaurant and tickets for the music at a special discounted price.
Finding The Jávea Jazz Festival
Parking is conveniently available just under the Plaza de la Constitucion, which is found by driving up to old town and once you pass the post office (Correo) its the first available right turn.
You can download the official program with all details here: XII-Festival-Internacional-Javea-Jazz (PDF in English, Spanish and Valenciano)
If you need more specific directions to find Plaza De La Constitucion ask for a map in at the Tourism Information shops, where you buy your ticket, alternatively a taxi from the Arenal beach is around 10euros each way.