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JAZZ FEST TICKET INFORMATION

New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

1st Weekend Single Day Tickets (April 22, 23 & 24)

Regular advance ticket: $65 from February 3 through April 21
Gate Price: $75
(each ticket valid for any single day of the weekend)
Child’s ticket: $5 (available at the gate only, ages 2 – 10, adult must be present with child)
2nd Weekend Single Day Tickets (April 28, 29, 30 & May 1)
Regular advance ticket: $65 from February 3 through April 27
Gate Price: $75
(each ticket valid for any single day of the weekend)
Child’s ticket: $5 (available at the gate only, ages 2 – 10, adult must be present with child)
Big Chief VIP Experience

The Big Chief VIP Experience is the most luxurious way to enjoy the 2016 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. A limited number of tickets are sold (first come, first served).  The Big Chief VIP Experience often sells out – patrons are encouraged to purchase early to avoid being shut out.  Premium ticket package includes Festival admission with re-entry privileges; access to special viewing areas at major Festival stages and in some tents; access to a VIP Hospitality lounge; special access to restrooms and beverage concessions; parking, if desired; and more.

Find out more about this exciting way to experience Jazz Fest here.

Grand Marshal VIP Pass

The Grand Marshal VIP Pass is designed for the Festivalgoer who wants the luxury of moving from stage to stage, combined with the thrill of seeing Jazz Fest’s world-class performers up close.

A very limited number of Jazz Fest fans can upgrade their Festival experience to a pass that allows exclusive access to an upfront, golden circle viewing environment at the Festival’s three main stages: The Acura Stage, The Gentilly Stage, and The Congo Square Stage.

The Grand Marshal VIP Pass is sold by specific weekend and includes re-entry privileges (pedestrian only). A very limited number of Grand Marshal packages that include reserved parking are available for purchase.

Find out more about this exciting way to experience Jazz Fest here.

Krewe Of Jazz Fest VIP Pass

Jazz Fest attendees have the opportunity to view all the action at the Acura Stage in an exclusive environment.  The Krewe of Jazz Fest area features covered high-end folding seats along with private upscale restroom facilities and a dedicated beverage concession area.

As the number of Krewe of Jazz Fest VIP Passes sold is limited, interested patrons are encouraged to purchase their Passes early to avoid being shut out.

The Krewe of Jazz Fest Pass is sold by specific weekend and includes re-entry privileges (pedestrian only). A very limited number of Krewe of Jazz Fest packages that include reserved parking are available for purchase.

Find out more about this exciting way to experience Jazz Fest here.

Amenities Big Chief VIP Experience Grand Marshal VIP Pass Krewe of Jazz Fest VIP Pass
Price: Includes tax & ticket fees; a $25 shipping fee will be added Weekend 1 – $1200
Weekend 2 – $1400
Weekend 1 – $975
Weekend 2 – $1125
Weekend 1 – $600
Weekend 2 – $700
Souvenir Laminated Ticket
Daily festival admission w/ express VIP entrance with re-entry all weekend
Access to Big Chief VIP Stands at the Acura & Gentilly Stage, an exclusive covered premium viewing area with private cash bar and restrooms
Access to an up-front golden circle viewing area at the Acura Stage, Gentilly Stage & the Congo Square Stage (standing only)
Access to Krewe of Jazz Fest VIP Stands at the Acura Stage, an exclusive covered premium viewing area with private cash bar and restrooms
Access to the Big Chief VIP Hospitality Lounge, an air-conditioned private room near the Grandstand, with cash bar, complimentary snacks, massages, Wi-Fi, etc.
Access to the Grand Marshal Hospitality Tent to cool off in the shade, with beverages for purchase, restrooms and complimentary snacks
Viewing access at these stages Acura, Gentilly, Congo, Jazz Tent & Blues Tent Acura, Gentilly & Congo Acura
Private VIP only restrooms
Private VIP only cash bars
Jazz Fest Program Guide
VIP Parking available for additional charge (limited quantity) ✔ ($225 for weekend 1 and $300 for weekend 2) ✔ ($225 for weekend 1 and $300 for weekend 2) ✔ ($225 for weekend 1 and $300 for weekend 2)
VIP Shuttle available for additional charge (limited quantity) ✔ ($120 for weekend 1 and $160 for weekend 2) ✔ ($120 for weekend 1 and $160 for weekend 2) ✔ ($120 for weekend 1 and $160 for weekend 2)
Four Convenient Ways to Purchase Tickets

#1 – Purchase Tickets Online Through Ticketmaster.com
American Express, Visa, MC, Discover

#2 – Ticketmaster Charge By Phone
American Express, Visa, MC, Discover
(800) 745-3000

#3 – Ticketmaster Outlets
Cash, American Express, Visa, MC, Discover

#4 – Smoothie King Center Box Office

Single day tickets to Jazz Fest will be on sale by specific weekend, with each ticket valid for a single day’s attendance.
All general admission Jazz Fest tickets are subject to additional service fees and handling charges.
The most inexpensive way to purchase Jazz Fest tickets is to pay in cash at the Smoothie King Center Box Office

Please Note

* Absolutely no refunds or exchanges on tickets.
* Scanning Notice: All tickets to Jazz Fest will be electronically scanned.
* Tickets obtained from unauthorized sources could be lost, stolen, or counterfeit and, if so, are void.
* Photo ID required for all will call.