New Orleans Jazz Fest 2017
New Orleans Jazz Fest 2017 Schedule
          April 28 - May 7, 2017


    The 2017 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival has 12 stages at the Fair Grounds Race Course featuring music. The Fest has more than 60 food booths with food that is regarded as some of the best music festival cuisine in the world. Jazz Fest 2017 also has 3 nationally recognized crafts areas that showcase original arts and crafts. Come to the festival and celebrate the music and culture of New Orleans and Louisiana.

    Friday, April 28, 2017 Schedule - Jazz Fest Music Lineup

Acura Stage
  • Batiste Fathers & Sons 11:25 - 12:25
  • The New Orleans Suspects 12:50 - 1:50
  • Meschiya Lake and The Little Big Horns 2:10 - 3:10
  • Kermit Ruffins & the Barbeque Swingers 3:30 - 4:40
  • Harry Connick, Jr. 5:25 - 6:55



Gentilly Stage
  • Alex McMurray and His Band 11:20 - 12:10
  • Kristin Diable & The City 12:30 - 1:20
  • Paul Sanchez & the Rolling Road Show 1:45 - 2:40
  • Leon Bridges 3:10 - 4:15
  • Trey Anastasio Band 5:00 - 7:00

Congo Square Stage
  • The Revealers 11:20 - 12:20
  • Rumba Buena 12:45 - 1:45
  • The Pedrito Martinez Group 2:10 - 3:10
  • Mokoomba of Zimbabwe 3:40 - 4:50
  • NAS with guests The Soul Rebels 5:30 - 7:00

Zatarain's / WWOZ Jazz Tent
  • David L. Harris 11:15 - 12:00
  • John Mahoney Big Band 12:25 - 1:20
  • Trumpet Mafia 1:40 - 2:40
  • Stephanie Jordan Big Band 3:00 - 4:00
  • The Joey Alexander Trio 4:25 - 5:40
  • Astral Project 6:00 - 7:00



Blues Tent
  • Johnny Sansone 11:20 - 12:10
  • Mr. Sipp 12:30 - 1:20
  • Joe Krown Trio featuring Walter “Wolfman” Washington and Russell Batiste, Jr. 1:40 - 2:35
  • James Andrews & the Crescent City Allstars 2:55 - 3:50
  • Deacon John 4:15 - 5:15
  • Aaron Neville 5:45 - 6:55

Peoples Health Economy Hall Tent
  • Kid Simmons’ Local International Allstars 11:20 - 12:10
  • Jamil Sharif 12:30 - 1:25
  • Tommy Sancton’s New Orleans Legacy Band 1:45 - 2:40
  • Leroy Jones & New Orleans’ Finest 3:00 - 3:55
  • Palmetto Bug Stompers 4:15 - 5:05
  • Blue Lu Barker Remembered featuring Meschiya Lake and Quiana Lynell 5:30 - 6:45

Sheraton New Orleans Fais Do-Do Stage
  • Preston Frank and Ed Poullard & Family 11:15 - 12:05
  • High Performance 12:25 - 1:15
  • Chubby Carrier & The Bayou Swamp Band 1:35 - 2:35
  • Pine Leaf Boys 3:00 - 4:00
  • The Travelin’ McCourys 4:25 - 5:40
  • Geno Delafose & French Rockin’ Boogie 6:00 - 7:00



Jazz & Heritage Stage
  • Kumbuka African Dance & Drum Collective 11:20 - 12:10
  • Semolian Warriors Mardi Gras Indians 12:30 - 1:10
  • Real Untouchable Brass Band 1:30 - 2:35
  • DJ Shub 3:00 - 3:50
  • Alexey Marti 4:15 - 5:20
  • Pocket Aces Brass Band 5:45 - 6:45

Gospel Tent
  • The Gospel Inspirations of Boutte 11:15 - 11:55
  • Pastor Tyrone Jefferson 12:05 - 12:50
  • Josh Kagler & Harmonistic Praise Crusade 1:00 - 1:45
  • Betty Winn & One A-Chord 1:55 - 2:40
  • Leo Jackson & the Melody Clouds 2:50 - 3:35
  • Kathy Taylor and Favor 3:55 - 4:55
  • Andre’ Simmons-Franklin 5:10 - 5:55
  • Pastor Terry Gullage & the Greater Mount Calvary Voices of Redemption 6:05 - 6:45

Lagniappe Stage
  • Michael Skinkus & Moyuba 11:30 - 12:20
  • Soul Brass Band 12:40 - 1:30
  • Helen Gillet 1:50 - 2:45
  • Andrew Duhon 3:05 - 4:00
  • Kim Carson & the Real Deal 4:20 - 5:20
  • One Love Brass Band 5:40 - 6:30

Kids Tent
  • Young Audiences Performing Arts Showcase 11:30 - 12:15
  • KID smART Student Showcase 12:40 - 1:25
  • Ellis Marsalis Center for Music Jazz Ensemble 1:50 - 2:35
  • Leila Phillips 3:00 - 3:45
  • Sequoia Crosswhite 4:10 - 4:55
  • Theatre on Tap 5:15 - 6:00

Cultural Exchange Pavilion Celebrates Cuba
  • Grupo Caury 11:30 - 12:20
  • Septeto Nacional Ignacio Piñeiro 12:45 - 1:45
  • Grupo Caury 2:05 - 2:55
  • Septeto Nacional Ignacio Piñeiro 3:15 - 4:10
  • The Pedrito Martinez Group 4:30 - 5:30

Note: Artists Subject to Change


  New Orleans Jazz Festival
        2017 Schedules:


  • April 28 - Friday     • April 29 - Saturday

  • April 30 - Sunday    






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