Published on Thursday October 25, 2018 at 17:12

Jazz in Fort l'Écluse festival

Jazz in Fort l'Ecluse festival is coming back this year with a new edition to pace your summer in the Pays de Gex.

Dive into the history of an incredible place !

Fort L'Ecluse, a remarkable edifice built into the moutain slope, is witness to several centuries of military architecture. Its 1165 stone steps to connect the two forts (higher and lower) are undoubtedly the highlight of your discovery. Indeed, at the top of these steps, you will certainly be breathless not by the physical effort made but by the breathtaking view of the Rhône that awaits you! Take up the challenge!

Discover the Fort in music!

"Jazz in Fort l'Ecluse" is a festival that invites you to find and relive all the rhythms, colors and moods of this lively music that is jazz. Traditional Jazz, Swing, Gypsy Jazz, Gospel ... there will be for all the tastes, all the sensibilities and all the desires. An exceptional program awaits you with international artists who will perform in a unique setting! Guaranteed magic moments and unforgettable memories!

This festival is one of the highlights of the animation program of this site which offers year-round various events: Egg hunting, plays, concerts, activities around the themes of biodiversity, night stars! We never get bored at Fort l'Ecluse!
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