Big Top

Montpellier Gardens, GL50 1UW


The Big Top is located in the centre of Cheltenham’s Montpellier Gardens.


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The Big Top is fully wheelchair accessible.


The Jazz Festival Big Top is a purpose built, 1300 seat venue situated at the heart of Jazz in the Gardens. Constructed in the classic style of a circus big top, the arena is fully lined and offers tiered seating. High quality sound and lighting production enhance the Festival experience inside this atmospheric jazz venue. Each year, the Big Top and Jazz Arena venues play host to a vast array of acclaimed headliners and rising stars throughout the Cheltenham Jazz Festival.

View the Big Top Seating Plan below or open it in a new window.