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2015 Jazz Fest
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John Kennedy Toole
A Confederacy of Dunces




Kingdom of Zydeco CD



Big Apple Jazz



Dancing to New Orleans -DVD


Rupert Pumpkin



New Orleans Jazz Fest

(male and female)



Jambalaya Jam

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2017 Schedule




First Weekend

April  - April  2018


Second Weekend

Thursday May , - Sunday May , 2018

New Orleans Fairgrounds



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Stevie Wonder

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers

Maroon 5

Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds Kings of Leon

Usher & The Roots

Harry Connick, Jr.

Meghan Trainor


Snoop Dogg Alabama Shakes


Widespread Panic

Trey Anastasio Band Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue

Earth, Wind & Fire


Darius Rucker

Patti LaBelle NAS with guests The Soul Rebels

Buddy Guy

The Meters

George Benson

Aaron Neville Corinne Bailey Rae

Irma Thomas

Elle King

Dr. John and the Gris-Gris Krewe

Jonny Lang Tower of Power

Jon Batiste and Stay Human

Amos Lee

Preservation Hall Jazz Band Big Freedia

Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly

The Revivalists

Leon Bridges Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk



Blues Traveler Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes

The Mavericks

Rhiannon Giddens Rebirth Brass Band

The Lone Bellow

Big Sam’s Funky Nation

Boney James Herb Alpert and Lani Hall

Davell Crawford & One Foot In The Blues


Lake Street Dive

The Joey Alexander Trio

Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band Ms. Lisa Fischer and Grand Baton

Richard Smallwood & Vision Kermit Ruffins & the Barbeque Swingers

Anders Osborne

Tab Benoit

Sonny Landreth


Ellis Marsalis

Chocolate Milk

Jon Cleary

Erica Campbell of Mary Mary Kenny Barron Trio

William Bell

Walter “Wolfman” Washington & the Roadmasters John Boutté

Deacon John

The Dirty Dozen Brass Band Big Chief Monk Boudreaux & the Golden Eagles Mardi Gras Indians CUBA COMES TO JAZZ FEST:

Los Van Van

Chucho Valdes Quintet

Gente de Zona The Pedrito Martinez Rumba Project featuring Roman Diaz

Telmary y Habana Sana of Cuba Adonis y Osain del Monte of Cuba

Septeto Santiaguero of Cuba Changüí Guantánamo of Cuba

Septeto Nacional Ignacio Piñeiro of Cuba Daymé Arocena of Cuba

Conga Los Hoyos of Cuba

Grupo Caury of Cuba

Lee Konitz Quartet Nicholas Payton & Afro-Caribbean Mixtape

Paul Porter A Tribute to Pete Fountain featuring Tim Laughlin, Evan Christopher, Wendell Brunious, Banu Gibson and Izzy Harrell New Orleans Classic R&B Revue The Jazz Epistles featuring Abdullah Ibrahim & Ekaya and Hugh Masekela New Orleans R&B Divas featuring The Dixie Cups & Wanda Rouzan Henry Butler’s Jambalaya Band

Terence Blanchard featuring the E-Collective

Marcia Ball Mokoomba of Zimbabwe

PJ Morton

Wayne Toups

The Gospel Soul of Irma Thomas Cowboy Mouth


Kathy Taylor and Favor

Lakou Mizik of Haiti Voice of the Wetlands All-Stars

George Porter Jr. & Runnin’ Pardners Cyril Neville & SwampFunk

Honey Island Swamp Band


Joe Louis Walker Meschiya Lake and The Little Big Horns

Big Chief Donald Harrison, Jr. Roddie Romero & the Hub City Allstars

John Mooney & Bluesiana

Tank and The Bangas Royal Teeth

Dwayne Dopsie & the Zydeco Hellraisers SFJAZZ Collective Plays the Music of Miles Davis

Original Pinettes Brass Band Judith Owen & Krewe de Jude

Eddie Cotton & the Mississippi Cotton Club

Eric Lindell James Andrews & the Crescent City Allstars

The Travelin’ McCourys

Sweet Crude Motel Radio

Mia Borders

Kristin Diable & The City

Magnificent 7 Gregg Martinez & the Delta Kings’ Swamp Pop Revue feat. GG Shinn, T.K. Hulin & Tommy McLain A Salute to Louis Armstrong featuring Hugh Masekela and Dr. Michael White A Tribute to Buckwheat Zydeco featuring Nathan Williams, C.J. Chenier, Corey Ledet and the Ils Sont Partis Band A Tribute to Jo “Cool” Davis

The Clark Sisters

BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet Rockin’ Dopsie, Jr. & the Zydeco Twisters Dr. Michael White & the Original Liberty Jazz Band featuring Thais Clark Big Chief Bo Dollis, Jr. & the Wild Magnolias The New Orleans Hip Hop Experience ft. Sqad Up, Denisia, Roca B and T - Ray The Violinist and Dreams 2 Reality Jason Marsalis

Pine Leaf Boys

Nathan & the Zydeco Cha-Chas

Marc Broussard Creole String Beans

The New Orleans Suspects

Dale Watson And His Lone Stars Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys

DJ Shub Lil’ Buck Sinegal Blues Band with special guest Barbara Lynn

Little Freddie King Blues Band

 and hundreds more!


1st Weekend Friday April  - Sun April , 2018








Jazz Fest Ticket Info
Ticketmaster phone number 866.448.7849
(there are always tickets available at the gate if you hate paying Tickmaster)
***Mr. PoBoy Tip***
If you get into town early go to
The Smothie King Box Office, located at 1501 Girod St
pay in cash

1st Weekend Single Day Tickets
Advance adult ticket: $70 (through April )
Gate Price: $75
(each ticket valid for any single day of the weekend)
Child’s ticket: $5
(available at the gate only, ages 2 – 10, adult must be present with child)

2nd Weekend Single Day Tickets

Advance adult ticket: $70 (through May )
Gate Price: $75
(each ticket valid for any single day of the weekend)
Child’s ticket: $5
(available at the gate only, ages 2 – 10, adult must be present with child)




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