New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival
47th Annual Jazz Fest
The 47th two weekend, seven day music festival features an amazing list of musicians performing not just jazz, but rock, hip hop, funk, indie, blues, zydeco and gospel. Performances to include emerging local artists and musical legends like Paul Simon, Neil Young, Stevie Wonder, Snoop Dog, Pearl Jam and the Red Hot Chili Peppers. The full schedule of performances.
In addition to the world-class music, the festival features a variety of arts and crafts booths showcasing the works of hundreds of artists.
Always available, and most people’s favorite part of any festival is the delicious smorgasbord of local and international food including Louisiana specialties like po-boys, boudin, crawfish and beignets.