Jazz Fest

New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival

Jazz Fest Crafts Applications open, due 11/27

Mon, 10/08/18
Authored by Carrie Booher
Call for entries! The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival will begin accepting crafts applications for 2019 on Monday, October 8 at 12:01a. Jazz Fest 2019 is happening April 26 to May 5. The Festival will once again showcase three unique craft areas: Congo Square African ... Read more

Music applications for Jazz Fest 2019 open now, deadline Oct. 1

Sun, 07/15/18
Authored by Carrie Booher
Music applications to perform at the 2019 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival are open now! Deadline to apply is October 1. This is sure to be a great Fest, as it will be the 50th anniversary and many special events are in store.  Click here to apply now Read more

After Jazz Fest

Sat, 05/12/18
Where were you one week ago? It's a beautiful scene outside the gates when Jazz Fest lets out. Read more

Jorge eats at Jazz Fest 2018

Tue, 05/08/18
Lagniappe as we all recover from the best 7 days in America (more commonly known as Jazz Fest)... Some people say that Jazz Fest is more a food festival than a music festival. A typical Jazz Fest food booth has ~3 choices, so there are literally hundreds of food options an... Read more

Photo highlights from Jazz Fest 2018

Mon, 05/07/18
What a festival it was! The weather was nearly perfect for the entire 7 days of the 2018 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. Check out our "best of the fest" photo highlights below. Special thanks to our contributing photographers, Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee, Leon Morris, Marc... Read more

Photo highlights from Day 7 of Jazz Fest - May 6, 2018

Mon, 05/07/18
We've got photo highlights from a beautiful last day of Jazz Fest 2018! Check them out below. Special thanks to our contributing photographers, Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee, Michele Goldfarb, Keith Kujath, Leon Morris, Olivia Greene, and Black Mold. Read more

Video: Naydja CoJoe, Nayo Jones and Mykia Jovan

Sun, 05/06/18
Authored by Carrie Booher
WWOZ was on hand to live video stream from the Jazz & Heritage Center's Saturday night concert with Naydja CoJoe, Nayo Jones and Mykia Jovan last night. Check it out below!  Read more

Jazz Fest fashion 2018

Sun, 05/06/18
Coachella's got nothing on Jazz Fest. There is no singular look that screams "Jazz Fest" but there sure is an aesthetic! From Bayouwear to crazy hats, colorful West African prints, impressive stage attire, and more, you know when someone is at Jazz Fest. Our photographers ... Read more

Photo highlights from Day 6 of Jazz Fest - May 5, 2018

Sat, 05/05/18
We've got photo highlights from Day 6 of Jazz Fest 2018! Check them out below. Special thanks to our contributing photographers, Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee, Michele Goldfarb, Keith Kujath, Leon Morris, Olivia Greene, and Black Mold. Read more

Jazz Fest: Sunday live broadcast preview

Sat, 05/05/18
It's the final day of the 2018 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival! Here's our schedule for Day 7 (subject to change), plus some video previews of the acts who will be hitting our airwaves on Sunday. 11:15a-12:05p Joe Lastie's New Orleans Sound from the Economy Hall Tent 1... Read more

WWOZ
Get the 'OZone monthly newsletter
facebook logo
Like us on Facebook
Volunteer
Volunteer at WWOZ
WWOZ
Hear it here!