Event Directory Search for upcoming events Picks and Previews Plan ahead to check out these not-to-be-missed events All Theatre Dance Music Film & Media Visual Art Literary Festival Promotion Free Festival April 30, 2017 UN International Jazz Day Join JazzYYC and get into the groove with a day full of free music and activities Amy Jo Espetveidt Price Free More Info Countries around the world are celebrating UN International Jazz Day this Sunday and Calgary’s own jazz collaborative, JazzYYC, is ready to party. Calgary’s Jazz Day celebration is one of the largest in the world and you can take in events all around the city. Your best bet is to head to the Music Mile—full of free events from 12:00 to 9:00pm, head to the launch to hear the JazzYYC Youth Lab Band and witness the presentation of the first annual Keith Smith Memorial Scholarship. It all wraps with the JazzYYC International Jazz Day Concert and Open House from 6:00 to 9:00pm at the King Edward Hotel, National Music Centre (438 9th Ave. SE). UN International Jazz Day takes place April 30, 2017 at venues around Calgary. Check out the full schedule events on Facebook.