The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival takes place April 27 through May 6, 2012. Don’t miss it; it’s a cultural and musical feast.
2012 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival Headliners include:
- Bruce Springsteen and the E STreet Band
- Bonnie Raitt
- Herbie Hancock
- Bon Iver
- Ani DiFranco
- The Eagles
- Ziggy Marley
- Big Sam’s Funky Nation
- Steve Earle
- Allen Toussaint
- The Neville Brothers,
- Al Green
- Irma Thomas
- Tom Petty and the Hearbreakers
and many, many more.
The festival celebrates Louisiana heritage, with a focus on food, crafts and music from New Orleans in specific and the region in general. Since so many cultures have influenced New Orleans, the festival encompasses music and food and art from around the world.
This is an amazing event. Don’t miss it. Find rooms in New Orleans Bed and Breakfasts as soon as you can.
Tickets and additional information available at New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival.