Sounds of the Big Easy

This story appears in the Spring 2015 issue of Eidé MagazineLearn more about events and happenings around the South in "Eidé Cities" on page 149.

By Juley Le

The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival (aka Jazz Fest) returns to the Fair Grounds Race Course with its 10-day cultural fest featuring thousands of musicians, cooks and craftspeople. Held the last weekend of April (April 24-26) and the first weekend of May (April 30- May 3), the headliners this year include Elton John, The Who, John Legend, No Doubt, Ed Sheeran and T.I.

New Orleans Fairgrounds; 1751 Gentilly Blvd.; nojazzfest.com

Courtesy Upperlyne & Co

Courtesy Upperlyne & Co