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New Orleans Jazz Fest Adds Extra Days to Celebrate 50th Anniversary

The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2019, and to mark the occasion, extra days have been added to the festival’s calendar. Now, both installments of the festival, which usually last from Friday to Sunday, will kick off on a Thursday. It will run April 25-28 and May 2-5. The … Read More “New Orleans Jazz Fest Adds Extra Days to Celebrate 50th Anniversary”

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Shepp, Reeves, Batiste Scheduled for Jazz Fest

The 2018 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, a.k.a. Jazz Fest, runs April 27 to May 6 at the Fair Grounds Race Course, and features its customary blend of A-list pop, R&B and rock headliners—Aerosmith, Aretha Franklin, Jack White, Jimmy Buffett—with Louisiana musicians, American-roots standouts and jazz ranging from local favorites to internationally renowned artists. … Read More “Shepp, Reeves, Batiste Scheduled for Jazz Fest”

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