Aruba, 17/05/2018: CSJF established a firm spot at the cultural calendar in many countries. Not only many visitors from abroad have travelled to Aruba to experience CSJF, also the number of international world-class acts has grown throughout the years. Great musicians like Marcus Miller, Angie Stone, Eddie Palmieri, David Sanborn, George Benson, Earth Wind & Fire, Liv Warfield, Ruben Blades and Mike Stern have been performing on our stages.

Last year the 11th edition of CSJF took place on September 15th & 16th. Two nights with a unique international and local line up of state-of-the art artists in genres like Jazz, Latin, Soul, Funk, Salsa, Hip-hop and Blues. Besides the regular concert nights, the Caribbean Sea Foundation also tries to give something back to the community of Aruba. Last year 3 workshops were given by international artist to the children and musicians of Aruba and 3warming up concerts were given prior to the festival.

 What to expect in 2018?

The 12th edition of Aruba’s most beloved festival will once again be held at the Renaissance Festival Plaza in Oranjestad. Aside from seaside scenery, the festival terrain will offer the visitor multiple performing stages, an extensive Food Court comprised of the best local restaurants, and a colorful Arts & Crafts Market.