New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
The application period to apply for press credentials to the 2017 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell is now closed. We still encourage members of the media to submit an application, but please be aware that the application may not be processed.

Click Here for the application page

Below is a list of information that will be required upon submitting your 2017 press application for consideration.
You will need the following to complete this application:

1. Letter of assignment from your editor.
2. A copy of the publication or details about the assigning outlet.
3. The days you’re planning to cover the Festival and your contact information.
4. Copies and/or links to coverage if you have previously covered Jazz Fest.

If you need to speak with the Press Office you can e-mail us at