Check out Jazz Fest's official poster for 2017! Featuring The Meters, this
beautiful artwork was created by artist Francis X. Pavy. It features The
Meters with the four original members, Art, George, Leo, and Zig, as they
appeared together onstage at Jazz Fest 2015.
The Louisiana Music Factory hosts weekly in-store sessions from mostly local
artists all year long but their lineup during Jazz Fest weeks is particularly
deep and notable. Check it out below. Louisiana Music Factory is located at
421 Frenchmen Street.
Thursday, April 27
The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation Community Partnership
Grants program deadline is coming up May 15. The Foundation is offering
grants of up to $5,000 in four categories. The four categories now open are:
Jazz & Heritage In-School Education Programs in Music, Art...
WWOZ will again be at the Fairgrounds every day of the 2017 New Orleans Jazz
& Heritage Festival, bringing you the sounds of the fest from various stages.
Here's our live broadcast plan. It's subject to change, pretty much right up
to air time. We'll also be adding more act...
The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival is rapidly approaching its 50th
year. In honor of this year's cubes being released yesterday, take a look
back at the cubes (the longtime format release for the day-by-day schedule)
from every year of the festival going all the way b...
1) Mardi Gras is over (check out the photo highlights) and we're quickly
heading towards festival season! YLC's Wednesday at the Square announced
their lineup last week. Irma Thomas will open this free weekly concert series
at Lafayette Square on March 15. French Quarter Fe...
The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation supports community involvement in
the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival by distributing thousands of free
tickets to the world–famous festival of local music and culture.
As it has for many years, the Foundation’s Community Outr...
Bass virtuoso and four-time Grammy winner Christian McBride is one of the
most important figures in jazz, having been associated with Chick Corea,
Herbie Hancock, Freddie Hubbard, and many others, in addition to his own
projects. His love of jazz is matched to his love of S...
Do you work for a social service organization like a nonprofit, educational,
religious, government, or community agency? Your group may be eligible for
passes to the 2015 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival through their
Community Outreach Tickets program! These free passe...
The deadline for crafts vendors at the 2015 Jazz Fest is rapidly approaching!
You have until midnight this Tuesday, December 2, 2014 to submit your
application for one of the three crafts areas at this year's festival:
The Congo Square African Marketplace features unique, ha...