International Jazz and Blues Festival
It was born in 1992, acquiring over time greater prestige and reputation.
Last July, the 18th edition of the jazz and blues festival was held in Pontevedra, hailed as one of the best in the northwest of the peninsula, this is the reason because of the city of Lérez is already making room in the European circuit of jazz.
An event where the city streets are full of rhythm, improvisation and good atmosphere. The festival includes PONTEJAZZ cycle with its classic workshops and jamsessions, which are the culmination of the activity of the Permanent Seminar of Jazz which headquarter is the city of Pontevedra and it already paid off in form of records or collaborations among the best Galician musicians and other from many parts of the world.
Pontevedra is already a "Jazz City" and every summer in the second fortnight of July this music fills the streets and squares of the historic centre.