Embrace the spirit of Louisiana at Jazz Fest, or as it's affectionately known to locals - New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival! This one-of-a-kind celebration showcases all that makes our culture and heritage so remarkable. With an abundance of music, delectable regional favorites, and handmade arts and crafts only found here in New Orleans, along with second-line parades – you'll discover something for everyone!
The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival offers an awe-inspiring experience of 13 unique music stages featuring genres such as jazz, gospel, Cajun, zydeco, blues, R&B, and more. This special celebration is sure to stir the soul!
From Professor Longhair to Wynton Marsalis, The Radiators to Better Than Ezra, and Ernie K-Doe to the Zion Harmonizers - this event served as a remarkable platform for celebrated artists of New Orleans and Louisiana over the past 50 years.
Over the years, Jazz Fest has received many honors, including being named the Festival of the Year four times by Pollstar magazine.