Jazz & Heritage Festival
Jazz, Rock, R&B, & Lots More
The Jazz & Heritage Festival is a musical celebration held at the Fairgrounds Race Track and celebrated throughout the city. Music, food, crafts, and more music! Outdoor stages host jazz, R&B, gospel, African, Caribbean, Cajun, blues, ragtime, folk, bluegrass, reggae and country music, with evening performances happening at venues all around town. Past acts have included the Beach Boys, Elton John, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, John Mayer, Dr. John, Eddie Vedder, Florence + the Machine, the Foo Fighters, The Neville Brothers, Bonnie Raitt, and tons more.