Celebrate NOLA At Jazz And Heritage Festival

Dated: 04/23/2018

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Join a classic NOLA celebration at the 2018 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, presented by Shell that takes place on April 27 - May 6. Famous headliners include Aretha Franklin, Jimmy Buffett, Lionel Ritchie, Aerosmith, Sting, Sheryl Crow and many others. See the complete lineup at the following link: http://www.nojazzfest.com/lineup/#/. The first Jazz Fest took place in 1970 and featured such former greats as Mahalia Jackson, Pete Fountain, Al Hirt and Fats Domino. The first Festival was held at Congo Square but quickly moved to the Fairgrounds to accommodate the expected crowds. In addition to the music, you can expect an extensive variety of delicious Louisiana cuisine and arts and crafts featuring jewelry, various paintings and other art selections. For information, please see the link that follows: http://www.nojazzfest.com/.

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Ben Todd

Ben was born in New Orleans and grew up in Lakeview. Following his education from the parochial system of the Archdiocese of New Orleans, he earned his Bachelor's degree in Marketing from The Universi....

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