New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

WWOZ Loves Jazz Fest!

Jazz Fest 2016 happens April 22 - May 1

WWOZ's Piano Night will be Monday, April 25

ScheduleJazz Fest 2015 Lineup

The Cubes are out! The lineup for Jazz Fest 2015 includes Elton John, the Who, Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga, No Doubt, Trombone Shorty, Jerry Lee Lewis, Ryan Adams, Steve Winwood, Wilco, The Meters, Jimmy Cliff, Buddy Guy, Alison Kraus, and of course, Irma.

Sync UpSync Up 2015

The Sync Up Conference, held during Jazz Fest at NOMA in City Park, is New Orleans’ top forum for entertainment industry leaders, covering music, film and digital media from the perspective of independent artists. Sync Up is free but requires pre-registration. More on Sync Up.

Live broadcastWWOZ's Jazz Fest 2015 Live Broadcast

Thanks to the generous support of LSU Health New Orleans we will once again be bringing you the WWOZ Live Jazz Fest Broadcast all seven days of the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. Direct from the Fairgrounds to you! 

Stanton MoorePhoto Highlights from Jazz Fest 2014

100 Photos from JF 2014

Sunday, May 4 | Saturday, May 3

Friday, May 2 | Thursday, May 1

Sunday, April 27 | Saturday, April 26

Friday, April 25


PosterOfficial 2015 Jazz Fest Poster

The official poster for Jazz Fest 2015 is now available. It features Big Chief Bo Dollis; the artist is Randy "Frenchy" Frechette. Get yours here.

Brass PassBrass Pass Tickets

Have the Ultimate Jazz Fest Experience.

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joe KrownPiano Night 2015  

WWOZ's Piano Night 2015 happens April 27!  Piano Night is the flagship benefit event for WWOZ 90.7FM and has become a tradition among New Orleans music lovers and loyal fans all over the world.  This one-of-a-kind benefit concert for WWOZ is held each year on the Monday night between the two New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival weekends. See the photo highlights from 2014 here

videosJonesin' for Jazz Fest?

Can't wait for Jazz Fest? Check out these videos to get a taste:

Jazz Fest food booth selling Alligator Pie

 Jazz Fest Food

Over the past two Jazz Fests, we took on the onerous task of compiling photos of your favorite Jazz Fest foods. Check out all the tasty results below.



Crawfish Bisque
Ya Ka Mein
Hot Sausage Po-Boy
Crawfish Strudel
Spicy Natchitoches Meat Pie
Crawfish Enchiladas
Cajun Duck Po-Boy
Mango Freeze
 Trout Baquet
Crawfish Bread
Crawfish Monica
Cochon de Lait Po-Boy
Pheasant, Quail & Andouille Gumbo
Fried Soft Shell Crab Po-Boy
Crawfish Sack, Oyster Patty and Crawfish Beignets
Pecan Catfish Meunière and Fried Crab Cake


Mango FreezeMango Freeze
It's the coolest thing at Jazz Fest!
kooziesFestival Kit
Get festival gear at the Swamp Shop!
Tee ShirtVintage Tees
Get shirts from Jazz Fests past.


The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation puts on more than just Jazz Fest. Your ticket to Jazz Fest helps support these year-round community events and programs produced by the NOJHF.

» Heritage School of Music

» Jazz Journey Concert Series

» Community Day of Service

» Community Outreach Tickets

» Community Partnership Grants

» Talent Exchange

» Gospel Is Alive

» Louisiana Cajun Zydeco Festival

» Class Got Brass

» Tom Dent Lecture Series

» Crescent City Blues and BBQ Festival

» Congo Square New World Rhythms Festival

» Treme Gumbo Festival

» Jazz and Heritage Archive

» Jazz and Heritage Gala

» Sync Up Conference


Jazz Fest 2014 Photo Highlights:

Past Jazz Fest Coverage 2012 | 2011 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008