*Editor’s note: The Rolling Stones will no longer be headlining the 2019 Jazz Festival. The following statement was released on March 30, 2019: Due to the postponement of the Rolling Stones No Filter tour, the band will not appear at this year’s Jazz Fest. Details about the Festival’s May 2 music lineup will be announced as soon as they are finalized. Information regarding May 2 ticket refunds and second weekend VIP package adjustments is forthcoming.
The 2019 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival lineup has been announced, and we couldn’t be more excited! This year marks the 50th anniversary of the festival, spanning April 25-28 and May 2-5.
Headliners include Katy Perry, Diana Ross, Dave Matthews Band, Jimmy Buffett & the Coral Reefer Band, Chris Stapleton, Pitbull, Santana, Van Morrison, Al Green, Logic, Earth, Wind & Fire, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Gladys Knight, Leon Bridges, Ciara, Alanis Morissette, Ziggy Marley, Aaron Neville, Rebirth Brass Band, and more. For the full lineup, see here.
For the 50th anniversary, Jazz Fest plans to do tributes to some of the greats, including Louis Armstrong, Fats Domino, Mahalia Jackson, and many more.
In addition to the awesome music lineup, the food, arts and crafts, and culture make Jazz Fest among the most popular festivals in New Orleans. Single day tickets go on sale Friday, Jan. 18 and are $75 through April 24 for the first weekend and $75 through May 1 for the second weekend excluding May 2 (where tickets are now sold out).
For those of you who just can’t wait, get a little taste of Jazz Fest with our GoNOLA video below.