The 2016 Vancouver Wine & Jazz Festival is August 26, 27 & 28. The Festival presents internationally acclaimed and GRAMMY-winning Jazz, Blues, & Pop bands; 200 wines; 35 fine artists; and 20 restaurants and exhibitors. Headline musicians include: 3-time GRAMMY nominated Tiempo Libre; blues legend Bettye LaVette; The Family Stone – celebrating their 50th Anniversary World Tour; The Heritage Blues Orchestra; guitarist Tommy Castro & The Painkillers; Saxophonist Grace Kelly; Cuban Pianist Alfredo Rodriguez; and Jazz Trumpeter Nicholas Payton. The Vancouver Wine & Jazz Festival is “…the largest festival of its kind in the Northwest…” (KATU 2, ABC TV Portland, OR.) Information and tickets are at www.vancouverwinejazz.com.