The 27th Annual French Quarter Festival - April 8-10, 2011
Ask any local person what is their favorite festival,10 to 1 the response will be the French Quarter Festival. This great event takes place in the French Quarter this year on April 8, 9 and 10. In addition to the World's Largest Jazz Brunch...enjoy over 200 hours of free entertainment featuring more than 100 musical performances on numerous stages throughout the French Quarter over this three day weekend.
This popular annual event, which began as a celebration of street and sidewalk repairs in the French Quarter in the early 80's, has become the favorite festival for locals and visitors alike.
For entertainment and special event details, visit their site at www.fqfi.org