The Montreal Jazz Festival is an annual music festival that takes place in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. The festival is one of the largest jazz festivals in the world, and it attracts some of the biggest names in the jazz industry, as well as a wide range of other musical genres. Past performers at the festival have included Miles Davis, Ella Fitzgerald, and Herbie Hancock, as well as more contemporary artists like Lady Gaga and Adele. The festival takes place in the downtown area of Montreal and features over 3,000 concerts in a variety of indoor and outdoor venues. The Montreal Jazz Festival typically takes place in late June and early July and attracts thousands of music fans from around the world. In addition to the music, the festival also features a variety of food and drink options, as well as other interactive experiences.