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 featured 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.

    Saturday, April 29, 2017 Schedule - Jazz Fest Music Lineup

Acura Stage
  • Travers Geoffray -- 11:20 - 12:10
  • Marc Broussard -- 12:30 - 1:30
  • The Dirty Dozen Brass Band -- 1:55 - 2:55
  • Jon Batiste and Stay Human -- 3:25 - 4:35
  • Maroon 5 -- 5:15 - 6:55



Gentilly Stage
  • Lost Bayou Ramblers-- 11:15 - 12:05
  • New Birth Brass Band -- 12:25 - 1:15
  • Jon Cleary -- 1:40 - 2:50
  • Amos Lee -- 3:25 - 4:35
  • Alabama Shakes -- 5:15 - 6:55

Congo Square Stage
  • Zena Moses & Rue Fiya -- 11:20 - 12:10
  • Corey Henry & Treme Funktet -- 12:30 - 1:30
  • Nigel Hall Band -- 1:55 - 2:55
  • Rebirth Brass Band -- 3:25 - 4:40
  • Usher & The Roots -- 5:25 - 6:55

Zatarain's / WWOZ Jazz Tent
  • Beloit Memorial High School Jazz Orchestra -- 11:10 - 11:55
  • Blodie’s Jazz Jam -- 12:15 - 1:05
  • Stanton Moore -- 1:25 - 2:15
  • The Pedrito Martinez Group -- 2:40 - 3:50
  • The Jazz Epistles featuring Abdullah Ibrahim & Ekaya and Hugh Masekela -- 4:15 - 5:35
  • Delfeayo Marsalis presents the Uptown Jazz Orchestra -- 6:00 - 7:00



Blues Tent
  • Brother Tyrone & the Mindbenders -- 11:10 - 11:50
  • Charmaine Neville Band -- 12:05 - 12:50
  • Kenny Neal and the Baton Rouge Blues Revue -- 1:10 - 2:20
  • Cyril Neville & SwampFunk -- 2:40 - 3:30
  • Honey Island Swamp Band -- 3:55 - 4:55
  • Jonny Lang -- 5:35 - 7:00

Peoples Health Economy Hall Tent
  • The Last Straws -- 11:15 - 12:05
  • Louisiana Repertory Jazz Ensemble -- 12:25 - 1:15
  • Gregg Stafford’s Jazz Hounds -- 1:35 - 2:35
  • Treme Brass Band -- 2:55 - 3:50
  • Tribute to Pete Fountain featuring Tim Laughlin, Evan Christopher, Wendell Brunious, Banu Gibson and Izzy Harrell -- 4:15 - 5:30
  • Gerald French & the Original Tuxedo Jazz Band -- 5:50 - 6:45

Sheraton New Orleans Fais Do-Do Stage
  • Ray Abshire Cajun Band -- 11:15 - 12:00
  • Septeto Nacional Ignacio Piñeiro - 12:25 - 1:15
  • Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys -- 1:40 - 2:40
  • Sunpie & the Louisiana Sunspots -- 3:05 - 4:05
  • Johnny Swim -- 4:35 - 5:50
  • Terrance Simien & The Zydeco Experience -- 6:10 - 7:00



Jazz & Heritage Stage
  • Comanche Hunters Mardi Gras Indians -- 11:20 - 12:00
  • Javier Gutierrez & Vivaz -- 12:20 - 1:25
  • Grupo Caury of Cuba -- 1:45 - 2:25
  • New Breed Brass Band -- 2:45 - 3:55
  • The Caesar Brothers FunkBox -- 4:20 - 5:20
  • Storyville Stompers Brass Band -- 5:40 - 6:45

Gospel Tent
  • First Baptist Church of Vacherie Mass Choir -- 11:15 - 11:55
  • Connie and Dwight Fitch with the St. Raymond & St. Leo the Great Choir -- 12:05 - 12:50
  • E’Dana & Divinely Destin -- 1:00 - 1:45
  • Voices of Peter Claver -- 1:55 - 2:40
  • The Southern Sons of Memphis -- 2:50 - 3:35
  • Deitrick Haddon -- 3:55 - 4:55
  • The Johnson Extension -- 5:10 - 5:55
  • Pastor Douglas Noel & Friendz -- 6:05 - 6:50

Lagniappe Stage
  • Xavier University Jazz Ensemble -- 11:30 - 12:20
  • Sweet Olive String Band -- 12:45 - 1:55
  • The Mulligan Brothers -- 2:20 - 3:30
  • Pat McLaughlin’s New Orleans Outfit -- 3:55 - 5:05
  • Dirty Bourbon River Show -- 5:30 - 6:30

Kids Tent
  • Ashé Cultural Arts Center Kuumba Institute -- 11:30 - 12:15
  • Grey Seal Puppets -- 12:40 - 1:25
  • Muggivan School of Irish Dance -- 1:50 - 2:35
  • Johnette Downing and Scott Billington -- 3:00 - 3:45
  • Crescent City Lights Youth Theater -- 4:10 - 4:55
  • Young Guardians of the Flame -- 5:15 - 6:00

Cultural Exchange Pavilion Celebrates Cuba
  • Grupo Caury -- 11:30 - 12:15
  • The Pedrito Martinez Group -- 12:35 - 1:30
  • Telmary y Habana Sana -- 1:55 - 2:45
  • Septeto Nacional Ignacio Piñeiro -- 3:20 - 4:15
  • Telmary y Habana Sana -- 4:35 - 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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