Saturday morning jam sessions aren’t common in south Louisiana, because most musicians have been up late the night before. The exception is on the outskirts of Eunice at the Savoy Music Center. Here, every Saturday, local musicians – and often a number of musicians from around the country – gather to play traditional Cajun music.
French Quarter Fest (April 11-14) celebrates its 30th anniversary with a feast of local music on over 20 stages, including s, George Porter, Jr. & Runnin’ Pardners, NOLA Nightingale Revue, Bonerama, Kermit Ruffins and the Barbecue Swingers, the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, and many more. Get out there and enjoy some live, local music!
French Quarter Fest is the largest free festival in the south! With over 800 local musicians and great food from across New Orleans, it is a great way to get to know the French Quarter! Get out there and enjoy some live, local music!
Tune in on March 31st for live performances by Irma Thomas, Little Freddie King and Meschiya Lake and the Little Big Horns at HBO's gala event My Darlin' New Orleans, featuring cast members from Treme, an auction and lots of great music and food. Want to attend? Read more for details about tickets.