French Quarter Fest

French Quarter Fest

French Quarter Fest

French Quarter Fest

French Quarter Fest

French Quarter Fest

French Quarter Fest

French Quarter Festival is free, once a year music festival held in early April, located in the historic French Quarter of New OrleansLouisiana.  The festival held its first festival in 1984, the festival features primarily New Orleans music, such as blues, jazz, and zydeco from local musicians, as well as food from dozens of New Orleans restaurants.

With an estimated attendance of over 732,000 in 2014, the festival lists itself as “The Largest Free Festival in the U.S. and “the world’s largest showcase of Louisiana music.”