One of the world’s finest jazz festivals, the annual New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, is a vibrant celebration of the rich musical heritage and culture of Louisiana’s largest and most fascinating city.
Held at the Fair Grounds Race Course, the festival features 14 different tents and stages, that over the course of 8 days, play host to some of the genre’s biggest and most iconic names, alongside a host of rising stars, whilst at night, the city’s myriad clubs and bars come alive with the unique spirit and sounds of New Orleans jazz!
Do you want your own trip to New Orleans to be JAZZED Up?
Following the cancellation of the 2020 edition due to the global pandemic, in October of 2021, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival will return to the city’s Fair Grounds Race Course for 8 days of world-class live music, food, talks, and parades!
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Friday, 8 October to Sunday, 17 October 2021
If you’re travelling from the UK, British Airways operate regular direct flights from London Heathrow to Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport.
The weather in New Orleans during October is usually warm and sunny with average daily highs of 26°C.
Yes, children are welcome and there are a number of kid-friendly attractions at the festival.
Southern Louisiana Soul Music Meets A Masquerade Of Madness.
Simply put, the world's most iconic music festival.
In just two decades, founder of Paul Tollett has propelled his music and arts festival from a quaint get together in the Colorado desert, to one of the world's biggest festivals.