Jazz Fest is a long-running cultural event for New Orleans with not only amazingly talented artists on the annual line-ups, but a brilliant few days of craft fairs, tasty local food and other cultural exhibitions. The festival was first established in 1970 and has since become a staple two weekends for most local jazz lovers. Previous musicians who have played there are Fleetwood Mac, Willie Nelson, John Mayer and the Beach Boys.
Single day adult tickets are $55 advance.
A Tribe Called Red Afoxé Omô Nilê Ogunjá of Pernambuco-Brazil Al Jarreau Alabama Shakes Alexey Marti & Urban Minds Arcade Fire Aurora Nealand & The Royal Roses BaianaSystem of Bahia-Brazil Bamboula 2000 Bernard Allison Group Better Than Ezra Betty Winn & One A-Chord Billy Iuso Bobby Womack Brass-A-Holics Brice Miller & Mahogany Brass Band Bruce Springsteen Buddy Bolden Chaka Khan Charles Bradley Charlie Wilson Chris Clifton & His All-Stars Chris Thomas King Christina Aguilera City of Love Music & Worship Arts Choir Comanche Hunters Mardi Gras Indians Connie and Dwight Fitch David & Roselyn Delfeayo Eric Clapton Eric Lindell & the Sunliners Foster the People Geno Delafose & French Rockin’ Boogie Gregory Porter Honey Island Swamp Band Hurray for the Riff Raff Imagination Movers Irvin Mayfield & the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra Jamil Sharif Jaryd Lane & The Parish Jason Isbell Javier Gutierrez & VIVAZ! Jimmy Breaux & Friends Joe Louis Walker John Fogerty Johnny Winter Julio y Cesar Band Kim Carson Kirk Joseph’s Backyard Groove Lake Forest Charter Jazz Band Laura Mvula Leah Chase Lil’ Buck Sinegal Blues Band Lisa Knowles & the Brown Singers Little Freddie King Blues Band Lost Bayou Ramblers Lyle Lovett Marcia Ball Mariachi Jalisco Maryland Jazz Band of Cologne Miss Claudia and her Terrific Traveling Troubadours Monque’D Blues Band Nathan & the Zydeco Cha Chas New Orleans Klezmer Allstars Pharoah Sanders Phish PJ Morton Public Enemy Rachelle Ferrell Raw Oyster Cult Robert Earl Keen Robert Plant Robin Thicke Rodriguez Roger Lewis' Baritone Bliss Rotary Downs Rubén Blades & Roberto Delgado Orchestra Santana Sasha Masakowski Semolian Warriors Mardi Gras Indians Shades of Praise Shamarr Allen & the Underdawgs Solange Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys Stooges Brass Band Sweet Olive String Band The Avett Brothers The Head and the Heart The Infamous Stringdusters The Inguanas The Jones Sisters The Mavericks The Mulligan Brothers The RAMS The Real Untouchable Brass Band The Revivalists The Sensational Chosen Voices The Showers The String Cheese Incident The Wailers Tim Laughlin Tommy Singleton Trey Songz Tricia Boutté and Paul Longstreth Vampire Weekend Vox and the Hound Wayne Toups Xavier University Jazz Ensemble