Travel

The “Motor City” continues to be a hot spot for jazz and popular music, with a vibrant club scene, some of the most exciting young artists in the business and, of course, the Detroit International Jazz Festival. It also boasts world-class restaurants, hotels and casinos, a scenic riverfront, a revitalized downtown, and much more.

But don’t take our word. Visit Detroit on Labor Day Weekend and experience it for yourself.

To learn more about Detroit, check out the following sites:

Hotel

Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center is the official hotel of the Detroit Jazz Festival and is located in the center of the action, adjacent to Hart Plaza. Book your VIP Jazz Fest package by August 21st for just $389 per night. Package includes overnight accommodations and two Detroit Jazz Festival VIP Passes for the night of reservation that include dinner at the VIP Tent, two drink tickets for the VIP bar, VIP seating at three stages and a Souvenir Program Book with Performance Schedule. For reservations please click here or call 800-352-0831 and request Promotional Code XY0.

Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center also has room-only rates available from $189. Click here for reservations.

Driving Directions

If you are driving into Detroit for the Festival, please take a quick look at MDOT's page to check on road closures: http://mdotnetpublic.state.mi.us/drive/

From the North:
I-75 Southbound to I-375. Stay on I-375 and it will turn into Jefferson Avenue, Hart Plaza will be on your left.

From the East:
I-94 Westbound to I-75 South, to I-375. Stay on I-375 and it will turn into Jefferson Avenue, Hart Plaza will be on your left.

From the West:
Take I-94 Eastbound to I-75 South, to I-375. Stay on I-375 and it will turn into Jefferson Avenue, Hart Plaza will be on your left.

From Canada:
Via the Detroit-Windsor Tunnel, turn right onto Jefferson Avenue, then take the first turnaround - Hart Plaza will be on your left.

Via the Ambassador Bridge
Take I-75 North to I-375. Stay on I-375 and it will turn into Jefferson Avenue, Hart Plaza will be on your left.

Transportation Services

Metro Cars
Book Now - 1-800-456-1701

Trinity Transportation
Book Now - 734-284-9229