Media Requests

Thank you for your interest in the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation.   

All media interested in covering the New Orleans Jazz Festival presented by Shell should contact the festival directly at   

For media interested in information or covering any of the Foundations events, please contact Kia Robinson, Director of Programs, Marketing & Communication at, and be prepared to provide official media credentials.   

The French Quarter Festival application deadline is 30 days prior to opening day. Rebecca Sell handles media relations and may be reached at   

Please note:  

Freelance journalists and photographers without a specific assignment from a media outlet will not be considered for media credentials.  

Credentialing is at the discretion of the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation.  

Submission of your media request does not guarantee credentialing.  

Credentials will not be mailed and must be picked up in the George & Joyce Wein Center, 1205 N Rampart St, New Orleans, LA 70116.  

Filming for commercial purposes without an official media credential is not authorized.