When & Where The New-Orleans-Jazz-Festival begins the last week of April and finishes the first week of May in New Orleans, Louisianna- America.
Previous performers This music festival has featured the worlds best jazz musicians ever names like Fats Domino, Aretha Franklin, Miles Davis, Bob Dylan, Santana, Paul Simon, Jimmy Buffett, B.B. King, Dave Matthews Band, Patti LaBelle, Tito Puente, Joni Mitchell, Al Green, Lenny Kravitz, James Brown, Willie Nelson, The Temptations, Van Morrison, LL Cool J.
Jazz and Heritage New Orleans
Getting there Book a flight into New Orleans airport here, or book a train here.
Where to stay New Orleans has great hotels available here.
Jazz Music New orleans
History The Jazz and Heritage Festival was held in 1970 when George Wein the jazz impresario behind the Newport Jazz Festival was asked to design and produce a unique festival for New Orleans. The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation, a nonprofit organization, was established to oversee the Festival and the allocation of money to the right causes.
Jazz Fest in New Orleans
About 350 people attended the first Jazz Fest in New Orleans 1970 but now it's a multi day event and brings more then 600,000 music lovers to Louisianna.