Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefer Band will be performing at the New Orleans Jazz Festival on May 5th.
From Nola.com: The 2019 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival lineup has been announced, and we couldn’t be more excited! This year marks the 50th anniversary of the festival, spanning April 25-28 and May 2-5.
Headliners include The Rolling Stones, Katy Perry, Dave Matthews Band, Jimmy Buffett & the Coral Reefer Band, Chris Stapleton, Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band, Pitbull, Santana, Van Morrison, Al Green, Logic, Earth, Wind & Fire, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Gladys Knight, Leon Bridges, Ciara, Alanis Morissette, Ziggy Marley, Aaron Neville, Rebirth Brass Band, and more. For the full lineup, see here.
For the 50th anniversary, Jazz Fest plans to do tributes to some of the greats, including Louis Armstrong, Fats Domino, Mahalia Jackson, and many more.
In addition to the awesome music lineup, the food, arts and crafts, and culture make Jazz Fest among the most popular festivals in New Orleans. Single day tickets go on sale Friday, Jan. 18 and are $70 through Feb. 1 excluding May 2 (where tickets are $185) – Ticket information.