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Dates for New Orleans’ Jazz Fest Announced

Jazz Fest will continue to be held in New Orleans, even after the devastation caused by Hurriance Katrina. Officials recently announced that this year’s New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival will be held April 28-30 and May 5-7 in its usual location at the Fair Ground’s Race Course.

Festival producer Quint Davis said in a press release that he expects the festival to serve as a homecoming for many New Orleans musicians and residents who were displaced by the hurricane.

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