French Quarter Festival

LaToya Cantrell
Chris Miller
April 14, 2020 - 4:42 pm
New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell today said she does not expect any large events to take place in the city for the remainder of 2020
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Chris Miller
March 13, 2020 - 11:00 am
COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic causes Frenc Quarter Festival to reschedule for fall
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WWL Newsroom
July 28, 2019 - 8:45 pm
The annual French Quarter Festival is changing its planned 2020 dates. The annual music festival, which presents free outdoor concerts in the French Quarter and along the riverfront, will take place April 16-19. Festival organizers said in a news release Thursday that the 2020 event was originally...
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Scoot
April 17, 2019 - 12:02 pm
French Quarter Fest 2019 attracted large crowds on a weekend with nearly perfect weather. With a minimal number of incidents, it is fair to say that this year’s French Quarter Fest was a huge success for both the city and those in attendance. If you were there for one or all of the days of the fest...
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Don Ames
April 14, 2019 - 9:49 am
Although the forecast called for severe weather overnight, nothing occurred to interfere with the French Quarter's biggest party of the year. Festival organizers say they were ready for anything but, luckily, the storms passed and the party will proceed as planned Sunday. Hours for the final day of...
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Don Ames
April 13, 2019 - 11:21 am
Although the forecast called for severe weather overnight, nothing occured to interfere with the French Quarter's biggest party of the year. Festival organizers say they were ready for anything but, luckily, the storms passed and the party will proceed as planned Sunday. Hours for the final day of...
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April 11, 2019 - 8:59 am
The largest showcase of Louisiana music begins today. French Quarter Festival opens mid-day with performances starting at 11 a.m. "With over 23 stages, we'll showcase more than 1,700 musicians," said French Quarter Festivals, Inc. President Emily Madero. This year, forty-three artists will make...
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Rob Davis Photography via French Quarter Festivals, Inc.
Chris Miller
March 21, 2019 - 2:34 pm
The French Quarter Festival today announced final details of this year's spring fling. The April 11-14 event will bring a record number of debut acts among its 1,700 Louisiana musicians, organizers said. "This year we’re shaking things up with a new stage, more headliners, and recycling," said...
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