Jazz in the Cradle

Sunday 2 September 2018
NIROX Sculpture Park, Cradle of Humankind

This coming spring, Jazz in the Cradle presents another groundbreaking jazz experience with an expertly curated line-up of bands. The annual festival returns to the NIROX Sculpture Park to celebrate SA’s future jazz classics.

Online: R330 per person
R360 at the gate – subject to availability.
Early bookings strongly advised to avoid disappointment.

Children under 12 pay half-price.
Infants aged 2 and under enter free-of-charge.

No food, drinks or pets allowed into the event.


These are jazz musicians with an eye on the creative cutting edge of music. Their work is as rooted in classics and grand jazz traditions as it dares to reach for new heights with a fresh, inventive spirit of today.

Amid the lush lawns and streams, great food and drink, jazz lovers will gather at the NIROX Sculpture Park in the Cradle of Humankind for another definitive cultured musical experience. The lineup to be announced soon.

The Epicurean Emporium will provide an array of high-quality cuisine options including Che Argentine Grill, Tutto Paella, Sushi Bus, Soul Souvlaki, Dig Inn, The Wing Republic, Li Kitchen and a charcuterie and cheeseboard offering.

Additional enhancers to the day include Bernie's Bar, Flowstone Gin & Tonic Bar, Seed Juices, Knickerbocker ice-cream, Full of Beans coffee, Happy Coconuts and the Joburg Culinary & Pastry School.

GPS: S25°59' 09.56'' E27°46' 59.17"
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Gates open at 10am with music from 11am. There is ample secure parking inside the venue and concert goers are encouraged to arrive early to enjoy the full day of music and to tour the Sculpture Park.

CALEO Wealth Management is the anchor sponsor for the NIROX Foundation's on-going concert programme. Jazz in the Cradle is a Business & Arts South Africa Supporting Grant recipient for its partnership with CALEO.

KayaFM is the official media partner to Jazz in the Cradle.