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2019 Cajun Zydeco Fest Lineup

Wed, 05/29/19
We've got the lineup announcement for the 2019 Cajun Zydeco Festival! It's free, happening Saturday, June 22 and Sunday, June 23, 2019. "This festival contains the greatest collection of Cajun and zydeco artists for any festival in the city and perhaps the state." -Charles ... Read more

2019 Crescent City Blues & BBQ Fest Lineup

Wed, 05/22/19
We've got the 2019 Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival lineup! This festival is an award-winning event, with two stages of music, a dozen of the best barbecue vendors in the region and a huge arts market. The 14th edition of this community celebration of Southern soul is bou... Read more

Treme/7th Ward Fest this weekend

Mon, 05/20/19
Authored by Carrie Booher
The 2019 Treme/7th Ward Arts & Culture Festival returns to the space beneath the Claiborne bridge this Memorial Day weekend. The festival celebrates the history, traditions, and culture of two of the oldest, most notable neighborhoods in the United States. These vibrant and... Read more

Spring 2019 at the Dew Drop (Mandeville)

Sat, 03/09/19
The Dew Drop Social & Benevolent Hall in Mandeville launches their Spring 2019 concert season on Saturday, March 9! All concerts run 6:30-9p unless otherwise noted. See the full schedule below: Saturday, March 9: Steve Pistorius & The Southern Syncopators Saturday, March 23... Read more

Wednesdays at the Square: Spring 2019

Tue, 03/19/19
Authored by Carrie Booher
YLC's Wednesdays at the Square series returns this week with performances from Big Sam’s Funky Nation with RumpleSTEELskin at Lafayette Square. Each concert runs from 5:30-8:30p. Check out the full schedule for this season below: March 20: Big Sam’s Funky Nation with Rumpl... Read more

French Quarter Fest 2019 Lineup Announced

Tue, 01/29/19
The music lineup for the 2019 French Quarter Festival is out! This year's festival is April 11-14 at stages throughout the French Quarter. See for full information about the music, food, kids activities, and other offerings.  Day-by-day lineup is belo... Read more

Congo Square Rhythms Fest: March 30-31, 2019

Sun, 01/27/19
Mardi Gras Indians, African dance, dance, brass bands, luscious jazz, soul-funk, Garifuna music from Honduras and West African highlife – all these are in store for music fans at the 12th annual Congo Square Rhythms Festival, presented by the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Fou... Read more

Christmas tree lighting with Kermit Ruffins, free concerts + more

Sun, 11/25/18
Authored by Carrie Booher
Kermit Ruffins will be ringing in the season in style on Friday, November 30 at the French Market's Christmas tree lighting ceremony. This free event will be held at Washington Artillery Park (across Decatur from Jackson Square) from 5:30-7:30p. It also includes a performan... Read more

Improv Across The Arts, a Tricentennial Conference Nov. 30-Dec. 2

Wed, 11/14/18
Authored by Carrie Booher
Improv Across The Arts, a Tricentennial Conference, will be taking place at venues across New Orleans starting Friday, November 30 and running through Sunday, December 1. This dynamic conference is bringing together internationally known performers, artists, and scholars in... Read more

Sun Ra Arkestra at Music Box Village Nov. 16 and 17

Sat, 11/10/18
Authored by Carrie Booher
Join us on Friday, November 16 and Saturday, November 17 as we present the Sun Ra Arkestra in partnership with The Music Box Village!  This is the first time the Arkestra has been in New Orleans in 15 years and they're sure to put on an out-of-this-world show at this venue ... Read more

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