Your Jazz Fest Dollars At Work 2

Grant Funds Available

The deadline is Friday at 5 p.m. to apply for money from our Community Partnership Grants - for music and art education programs, nonprofit event presenters and artists creating new work.
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Grant Funds Available

La. Cajun-Zydeco Festival

The 11th annual Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival features the legendary D.L. Menard, Grammy winner Chubby Carrrier, Geno Delafose & French Rockin' Boogie, the Lost Bayou Ramblers and many more.
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La. Cajun-Zydeco Festival

Putting Arts Back Into New Orleans Schools

The Kennedy Center has selected New Orleans as the 16th city in which to develop a strategic plan for K-8 arts education, thanks to the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation, the City of New Orleans, KID smART and other organizations.
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Putting Arts Back Into New Orleans Schools

Crescent City Blues & BBQ

Grammy winners Robert Cray (pictured) and Bobby Rush will be the headline performers at the 12th annual Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival, Oct. 13-15 at Lafayette Square.
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Crescent City Blues & BBQ

Monk Boudreaux Honored

Big Chief Monk Boudreaux of the Golden Eagles Mardi Gras Indian tribe will be the 29th annual honoree of the U.S. Postal Service's Jazz Fest Postal Cachet. He will perform at the unveiling ceremony Thursday at 11 a.m.
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Monk Boudreaux Honored
Foundation Calendar

Sunday Afternoon Chamber Music Concert

Sunday, May 21, 2017
4:00 – 5:30 PM

Sunday Afternoon Chamber Music Concert

Sunday, Jun 4, 2017
4:00 – 5:30 PM

2017 Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival

Jun 24–25, 2017

Moving Heritage Forward Campaign

We launched this during @jazzfest so you may have missed it ;) A database for every performer EVER! Check it out ow.ly/Xxtv30bYwoo

Follow us on Twitter at @jazznheritage.

Downloads: Applications, Forms & More

When the Fest is over, our work is just beginning.

The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation is the nonprofit that owns the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell. We use the proceeds from Jazz Fest, and other funds, for year-round programs to support our music and culture.

The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival and Foundation, Inc.