The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival returns for its 46th year for two weekends: April 22–24 and April 28–May 1 at New Orleans’ City Park. Headlining this year will be Pearl Jam (who’ve also announced a full tour; dates below), Red Hot Chili Peppers, Neil Young + Promise of the Real, Stevie Wonder, Paul Simon, Van Morrison, Beck, Steely Dan, Elvis Costello & The Imposters, and My Morning Jacket.
Additional acts include Ms. Lauryn Hill, Janelle Monáe, Gary Clark Jr., Mavis Staples, Bonnie Raitt, J. Cole, Grace Potter, Johnny Lang, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Aaron Neville, Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats, Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, Rhiannon Giddens, The Lone Bellow, and Buffy Sainte-Marie, and more.
Tickets are available through the festival’s website.
Pearl Jam 2016 tour dates:
April 8 — Fort Lauderdale, FL @ BB&T Center
April 09 — Miami, FL @ American Airlines Arena
April 11 — Tampa, FL @ Amalie Arena
April 13 — Jacksonville, FL @ Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena
April 16 – Greenville, SC @ Bon Secours Wellness Arena
April 18 — Hampton, VA @ Hampton Coliseum
April 20 — Raleigh, NC 2 PNC Arena
April 21 — Columbia, SC @ Colonial Life Arena
April 23 — New Orleans, LA @ New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
April 26 — Lexington, KY @ Rupp Arena
April 28 — Philadelphia, PA @ Wells Fargo Center
May 1-2 — New York, NY @ Madison Square Garden
May 5 — Quebec City, Quebec @ Centré Vidéotron
May 8 — Ottawa, Ontario @ Canadian Tire Center
May 10 — Toronto, Ontario @ Air Canada Centre
June 9-12 — Manchester, TN @ Bonnaroo Festival
August 5/7 — Boston, MA @ Fenway Park
August 20-22 — Chicago, IL @ Wrigley Field