The Houston Jazz Festival 2021 at the Miller Outdoor Theater

The Houston Jazz Collective presents the Houston Jazz Festival Under the Stars at the Miller Outdoor Theater in Hermann Park.

Shelley Carrol and Mike Moreno will headline the festival, which will also feature the works of Jack Whitten. Together, the three artists will create a powerful tribute to the American experience.

Texan tenor Shelley Carrol will be joined by Quincy Davis, Fred Sanders and Tim Ruiz to perform the entire John Coltrane magnum opus “A Love Supreme”.

Free tickets and free places on the Hill

There are two types of seating at the Miller Outdoor Theater: covered seating and hillside seating. Both are always free, but covered seating requires an assigned ticket.

You can get your covered seat tickets online from 9 a.m., from two days before the date of the performance until noon on the day of the performance. Book your tickets or find out more.

Masks are strongly encouraged for all participants, especially if you are not vaccinated.

Watch online

The live performance can also be watched for free live on Miller’s website, YouTube channel, and Facebook page.


To free. Advance tickets must be reserved for the covered area seated in front of the stage. Book your tickets or find out more.

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