Scores of musicians will descend on Marsden this weekend for the north of England's biggest jazz festival.

Marsden Jazz Festival kicks of Friday and will swing through to Sunday - and we've got all the information you need if you plan to head to the village for some toe-tapping fun.

Around 600 hundred musicians - and 8,000 visitors, are expected to head to the festival, which promises everything from traditional to avant-garde jazz in a feast of free and ticketed professional and community performances.

Here's everything you need to know about this weekend's festival:

Who's playing Marsden Jazz Festival 2014?

Marsden Jazz Festival 2014: Friday what's on guide

Marsden Jazz Festival 2014: Saturday what's on guide

Marsden Jazz Festival 2014: Sunday what's on guide

Marsden Jazz Festival tickets now on sale

Click below for pictures from last year's festival

 

Don't miss our features and interviews ahead of the weekend's festivities:

Marsden Jazz Festival prepares to welcome 600 musicians and 8,000 visitors for North's biggest swing gathering

Marsden Jazz Festival 2014: producer Barney Stevenson's hopes for popular event

Watch: Were you at Marsden Jazz Festival 2013?

Make some noise and join the fun at Marsden Jazz Festival 2014

Paddock musician Ruby Wood of Submotion Orchestra headlines Marsden Jazz Festival with new act Sugar Sisters

Visit our dedicated Marsden Jazz Festival page here.