festivals

Jazz Fest: Jimmy Buffett

Big names for the final day of Jazz Fest include: Jimmy Buffett & The Coral Reefer Band, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue with Nevilles, John Fogerty, Chaka Khan, Herbie Hancock, Maze Featuring Frankie Beverly, Little Feat and more. Advanced tickets for Jazz Fest are $70 through February 1...
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Jazz Fest: Dave Matthews Band

Headliners for the 2nd Saturday include: Dave Matthews Band, Pitbull, Diana Ross, Aaron Neville, John Prine, Galactic, Big Freedia and more. Advanced tickets for Jazz Fest are $70 through February 1 when the price will become $75. Tickets purchased at the gate will be $85. Regularly priced, single-...
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Jazz Fest: Chris Stapleton, Gladys Knight

Second Friday of Jazz Fest includes performances by Chris Stapleton, Gladys Knight, Gary Clark Jr., Los Lobos, Kamasi Washington, Kermit Ruffins & The Barbecue Swingers, and Ani DiFranco. Advanced tickets for Jazz Fest are $70 through February 1 when the price will become $75. Tickets purchased...
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Jazz Fest: Van Morrison

Headliners for the first Sunday include: Van Morrison, Al Green, J Balvin, Bonnie Raitt, Irma Thomas, The O'Jays, Ellis Marsalis Family Tribute featuring Wynton, Branford, Delfeayo, and Jason with Ellis Marsalis, Jerry Lee Lewis, Indigo Girls and more. Advanced tickets for Jazz Fest are $70 through...
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Jazz Fest: Katy Perry

The biggest name on the first Saturday of Jazz Fest is Katy Perry Other headliners include: Leon Bridges, Logic, Hurray for the Riff Raff, Boz Scaggs, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Better Than Ezra and Rebirth Brass Band Advanced tickets for Jazz Fest are $70 through February 1 when the price will...
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Jazz Fest: Santana

Headliners for Friday, April 26th include: Santana, The Revivalists, Robert Cray Band, Aloe Blacc... And a special appearance from the 6 year old daughter of Magic 101.9's Annette Wade . Her school class is doing the KID smART Student Showcase on the Children's Stage early that morning. In case...
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Jazz Fest: Alanis Morissette

Headliners on the first Thursday include: Earth, Wind & Fire, Alanis Morissette, The Doobie Brothers, Ciara This is Locals Thursday for the 2019 Jazz Fest Locals Thursday Discount (April 25) Gate Price: $50 Purchases can be made at the gate on Thursday, April 25 only Open to Louisiana residents...
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CrawFests! Crawfish Festivals and Events

It's Crawfish season. It's Festival season. So let's do this! Here are some of the crawfish-focused events: MARCH 21-24 - Chalmette Crawfish Festival , around Sydney Torres Park https://www.facebook.com/louisianacrawfishfestival/ MARCH 23 - Crawfish for Cancer , YNOT Dock at Lakefront https://www...
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Forget Umbrellas - Here's Your New Rain Gear for Festival Season

Does "The Walking Pod" look a little insane? Yes. Would I have paid an insane amount of money for it the day I stood in the rain for 2 hours waiting for Billy Joel at Jazz Fest? YES! A company is marketing these as a replacement for umbrellas for people to get less wet in the rain. Now I don't...
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Annette's Picks: Weekend Guide for Nov 16-18

This weekend, the kids have a couple of birthday parties to hit - their social calendar is always way busier than mine - and we're doing an early family Thanksgiving. But there's lots of other fun stuff we'll try to squeeze in as well since the weather will be warming up again! Here are my fav...
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