Organizers announced the lineup of artists set to appear at the festival scheduled for April 29 to May 8 at the Fair Grounds. Festival weekend dates are set for April 29 – May 1 and May 5 – 8.
The 2022 edition of Jazz Fest marks the first event since spring 2019. The festival was canceled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Efforts to host the first-ever October Jazz Fest in 2021 were unsuccessful after the Delta variant surge forced organizers to cancel the festival.