|When is New Orleans Jazz Fest in 2015?|
New Orleans Jazz Fest 2015 runs for two consectutive weekends in April: Friday, April 24th through Sunday, April 26th and then Friday, May 1st through Sunday, May 3rd. The lineup is typically announced in January of the same year.
|What is New Orleans Jazz Fest?|
New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, commonly referred to as the Jazz Fest, is a major international jazz fesitval held every year in New Orleans, Louisiana, United States that celebrates the music and culture found in New Orleans. The annual event is celebrated at Fair Ground Horse Race Cource in Mid-City, New Orleans over two consectuve weekends, the final Friday-Sunday weekend of April and the first Thursday-Sunday weekend of May, running from 11 AM - 7 PM each day.
The musical genres featured at Jazz Fest include blues, R&B, gospel, Cajun music, Afro-Carribean, folk, reggae, latin, rap, rock, country, and bluegrass.