Known as Louisiana’s best free music and food festival, the French Quarter Festival will draw thousands of people to the city’s oldest neighborhood April 11-14.
Nearly 50 bands will make their festival debut this year, including Galactic, Sweet Olive String Band and Doro Wat. Popular returning acts at the WWL-TV stage near the Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint include Benny Grunch and the Bunch, Astral Project and Margie Perez.
Get a sneak preview on opening day April 11 when the “Eyewitness Morning News” broadcasts live from Jackson Square at 7am on WUPL. See the lineup here.