N.O. Jazz & Heritage Festival
Category: Major Events/Festivals
Start: May 02, 2019 12:00 AM
End: May 06, 2019 12:00 AM
Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots, 1751 Gentilly Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70119, USA
The festival’s management announced Friday that they will add another day as a way to honor the festival’s 50th anniversary.
The new day will be Thursday April 25.
That will take the festival from seven days to eight days spread out over two weekends.
The festival will run April 25-28 and May 2-5.
Locals will also be able to get in for $50 on the first Thursday by showing Louisiana ID.
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year. To mark the historic milestone, the festival has added an extra day to the lineup making Thursday, April 25th this year’s opening day. The festival also recently announced a historic lineup for the special anniversary.
Headliners for this year’s festival include The Rolling Stones, Dave Matthews Band, Katy Perry, Santana, Pitbull, Van Morrison, John Fogerty, Al Green, Bob Seger, Jimmy Buffet and many more.