The real fun begins when the Cubes come out. The Cubes are day-to-day schedules for which musicians are playing on which stages, and exactly when. Find out more about their history in this Jazz Fest at 50 Time Capsule, as narrated by Harry Shearer.
Jazz Fest has been focused on New Orleans music and heritage from its start in 1970. But there are a number of national acts who fit right in at the festival -- and Stevie Wonder is one of them.
Jazz Fest’s Cultural Exchange Pavilion was established in 1996 to honor New
Orleans' cultural ancestry. In 2011, the Cultural Exchange put a spotlight
on our sister country in the Caribbean, Haiti. It was the year after a
devastating earthquake struck the country, and Jazz ...
The closing slot on the final day at Jazz Fest has always been a sacred
moment. Days of music, food, and crafts culminate in one high profile set
from a quintessential New Orleans artist. Learn more about three of the
artists who have held this honored time slot, and how it...