Jazz Festing In Place 2021 Crafts

Published on: April 13th, 2021



CONGO SQUARE AFRICAN MARKETPLACE - Filled with music, art and energy, the Congo Square African Marketplace is alive with the culture and spirit which helped create the jazz and heritage for which New Orleans is known. You will find an array of local, national and international artisans exhibiting ancient crafting techniques, as well as modern variations and adaptations of those techniques. Enjoy the exchange of wares, customs and ideas that embodies a true marketplace experience as you encounter people and art from throughout the African Diaspora.

Congo Square African Marketplace 2020






View the Louisiana Marketplace and Contemporary Crafts gallery:

CONTEMPORARY CRAFTS a nationally recognized showplace of artists displaying and selling HANDMADE fine art and crafts. These acclaimed craftspeople represent the best of Louisiana and the United States. All genrés of the most exciting, skillfully handmade crafts to be found anywhere can be found in Contemporary Crafts. As countless other Festival attendees have done, find your very own distinct piece of art, running the Jazz Fest gamut from funky to fine.





LOUISIANA MARKETPLACE features exceptional HANDMADE crafts uniquely representing New Orleans and Louisiana’s architecture, music and culture. Through a variety of artistic media, offered by the state’s finest traditional and contemporary artists, find outstanding Creole and Acadian furniture, stunning photography of our famous musicians and cultural icons, symbolic fleur-de-lis jewelry and much more. You will be unable to resist possessing a distinctive tangible piece of Louisiana’s unique culture.This diverse gathering of emerging and established artisans from across the state is right at home next to the incredible music at the Fais Do-Do stage, and ongoing traditional folk demonstrations in the Louisiana Folklife Village.




Thanks to our Jazz Festing in Place 2021 sponsors:




Additional support provided by our Drum Roll sponsors:

N.O.Vative Printing - full service printing and branding in the universe

John and Anna Beth Goodman

Bryan Subaru

Kelly Law Partners. Based in Denver and practicing all over the country.

In honor of everyone’s wonderful Mamma Leslie Cooper

Randy Smith and Smith & Fawer, Attorneys at Law

Ellie & Bruce Wainer

Maura Sylvester & J Pegues

Where Y'art - an online gallery featuring over 100 New Orleans visual artists

Wednesday Trad with Michael from 9-11

The Cahn Family Foundation

Bo Cooper and Family - with thanks to 'OZ for all the music and joy

Bob Edmundson

Pam, Greg, Quentin, and Wilson from Brooklyn, NY

Linda Hill

From Penny Warriner in loving memory of her late husband, Bobby Matthews

NOLA Motorsports Park

Undergrowth Coffee at 4332 Magazine Street

Roux Bee Platt - the dog who loves NOLA

Mary in Los Angeles planning to meet up with friends when Jazzfest resumes

Daniel Dreher and sustainablehandprints.com

Grateful supporters of WWOZ, who are not sure what or who they were before finding 'OZ in 2013

Nancy Covey's Festival Tours

The Good Food Store & Smoking Good BBQ in Bethel, Maine

Nurse Desiree

Bo McDonald

Greenleaf Technologies

Michael, Jennifer, and Daisy Longfield

Candace Sirmon and Cindy Cimino

Judge and Mrs. Sidney Cates

In loving memory of John Pearson and in honor of culturally supportive parents everywhere

In appreciation of Gentilly Jr, Black Mold, and all the show hosts in between.

Hugh Stiel and Royal Frenchmen Hotel Bar in the Marigny

Bob Brudd

Wild Doctor Bill, streaming 'OZ while travelling

Nancy Lasher and Jordan Hamowy

Kathleen Edmundson in honor of Bill Deen

Mik Morales and Miller Manor Guest House, St Thomas, US Virgin Islands"

Kelly and Chris LeBato

Ginger & Lola your Chicagoan Ozillians...who remain Guardians of the Groove now & forever

In loving memory of Vivian Blackwell from Nancy, Todd, and Ella Grace

David Conrad of The Osage Nation

Mark Rochon

Uptown Will, T-Boo Boo and Belle Michelle

Emma, Alexa and Siena Pegues

Valerie & Lyell Dampeer

Another awesome New Orleans tradition: WWOZ - the greatest music on the planet

Dr. Ann's Autism Specialists

JB Awnings

Scene By Rhys Fine Art owner and operator

Dr. Quinton Miner at Lakeview Endodontics

In memory of Missy Crane Worden from her YAs

Casey Lipscomb

Geoff Isles

Goldfarb Financial - Socially Conscious Investing

Cheryl and DJ Tom Roche

Jeff and Susan Unruh

Art and Eyes on Magazine Street

“Busta” & the rest of the H2O Boys

And Lady Giff

Doerr Furniture - New Orleans and Covington

MJ’s Home Team at Urban Vision/Keller Williams New Orleans

Erica and David Garcia

The Layfield Law Firm, LLC with offices in Baton Rouge and Marksville

Camellia Brand

From Lazy Daisy who loves Jazz Festing in Place



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