Historic 4th Avenue Business District, 4th Avenue North, 17 & 18th Street, Downtown Birmingham AL

Directions from I-20/I-59 Take exit 125A for 17th Street toward Downtown.
Turn right at 17th Street North. Turn right at 4th Avenue North

Directions from I-65 Take exit 260B for 3rd Avenue North. Merge onto 11th Street North. Turn right at 5th Avenue North. Turn right at 17th Street North. Turn right at 4th Avenue North.


 Taste of 4th Avenue Jazz Festival is a FREE EVENT the public.

Coolers are permitted at the festival. Please note food vendors will be available.

Seating   Bring a lawn chair. The festival area is located on the streets of  4th Avenue.

Parking is located on the streets near 4th Avenue North & 16th, 17th and 18th Streets.
Please secure your vehicle, festival organizers are not responsible for stolen property.
Security will be present throughout the 4th Avenue District.

Umbrellas Only allowed in the up position between acts and must come down while artists are performing.
Please wear a hat and bring sunscreen because shade is limited.

Smoking No smoking will be allowed including tented areas and VIP area. 
Please be considerate of your non-smoking colleagues. 

Education Outreach TBA

CD Sales   Artist’s CDs will be on sale in the Historic 4th Avenue Business District inside the "Artist Tent".

CD Signing & Sales Each artist will sign and meet the fans underneath Taste of 4th Avenue Jazz Festival tent after each performance. Photos with artists are permissible. 

Cameras are permitted for still shots but no videotaping allowed of shows as per artist contracts.

ATM Machine For your convenience, an ATM machine is located at Citizens Trust Bank, 1700 3rd Avenue North.