As festivals in New Orleans go, Jazz Fest tends to leave with a bang, leaving you hankering for more. This year is no exception, with a fun lineup that’s sure to be a crowd-pleaser. A preview of the bands that will be closing out the Festival include:
- Bon Jovi!
- The Neville Brothers
- The Radiators
- Dr. John
- Cowboy Mouth
- Johnathan Batiste
- Allen Toussaint
- Neil Young
- Buckwheat Zydeco
- Soul Rebels
- Shamarr Allen
- Jeremy Davenport
- Ellis Marsalis
- Deacon John
- The O’Jays
- The New Orleans Bingo! Show
… and of course, many other acts you’ve never heard of but will never forget. You can get your tickets through Ticketmaster (prices vary) or at the door. Just make sure you pack plenty of sunscreen, cash, and a chair and umbrella. Traditionally, the last weekend is just about the muddiest … but doesn’t that just add to the fun?
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