Submissions to the TD Victoria International JazzFest 2019 and Vancouver Island Blues Bash 2019 are now closed. Please check back in Fall/Winter of 2019 for 2020 Festival Deadlines.

Submission Deadlines

TD Victoria International JazzFest

June 21 - June 30, 2019
  • Canadian Touring Artists : extended to Tuesday, November 20, 2018

  • USA and International Artists :  Wednesday, December 5, 2018

  • Local and BC Artists : Thursday, January 10, 2019.

Vancouver Island Blues Bash

August 31 - September 2, 2019

The submission deadline for the 2019 festival is May 10, 2019.

Year Round Concert Season

Mid-September to mid-April

Submission must be made a minimum of 90 days before intended date of performance. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact the Victoria Jazz Society at 250-388-4423 or

Submission Package Requirements

If you are an artist/band interested in performing for the Victoria Jazz Society, we require you to make a submission which includes the following information:

  • Band name
  • All band members’ names and their instruments
  • Contact name of person and/or agency/management for booking of artist/band
  • Booking contact details: full mailing address, phone numbers, fax number, email, and website
  • Brief synopsis of your music
  • Link to EPK (electronic press kit) and streaming music (provide CD if possible)

Where to Submit

Submissions may be emailed, mailed, or dropped off in person:


Physical & Mailing Address:
Victoria Jazz Society
977 Alston Street
Victoria, BC, V9A 3S5

Please note that due to large volume of submissions that we receive, it is not possible to reply to all applications (submission packages will not be returned). Only selected applicants will be notified.