French Quarter Festivla 2014 Volunteer Registration is now open. The largest free music festival in the US happens April 10 - 13. Volunteer positions are available working in beer/beverage booths, merchandise and information booths, and survey taking positions. Help keep FQF free!
It's about to start happening! This time lapse video shows the Fair Grounds being transformed from a humble horse racing venue into the home of our favorite festival. It's shot from the grandstand, with the Economy Hall Tent location in the foreground, and shows about half the infield.
"The Musical Mojo of Dr. John: A Celebration of Mac & His Music," a special concert event honoring this musical icon, happens Saturday, May 3 at Saenger Theatre. The concert will pay homage to Dr. John’s illustrious songbook and feature once-in-a-lifetime collaborations from a lineup of prestigious and award-winning artists. Tickets go on sale Monday, March 10 at 10a.
Don't worry, that title's ironic! Just thought y'all might like to spend a little bit of your post-Fat Tuesday lethargy with this short video introduction to the Louisiana crawfish harvest... 'Tis the season, afterall.