Jazz Fest 2018: Early bird ticket deadline is Friday, April 6

Festival-goers looking for a good deal on Jazz Fest tickets better act fast. The $65 early-bird discount price on general admission tickets ends on Friday, April 6.

After April 6, advanced general admission ticket prices rise to $70. Ticket prices at the gate cost $80.

Jazz Fest organizers also introduced a new “Locals Thursday” deal this year, allowing Louisiana residents to purchase $50 tickets only on May 3.

For the first time, Louisiana residents who present valid identification at the gate can take advantage of the “Locals Thursday” deal. The $50 ticket price is available for up to two admissions per resident.

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“Locals Thursday,” a longstanding Jazz Fest tradition, will feature headliner Lionel Richie this year.

Children’s tickets (ages 2 – 10) are still only $5 and are available at the gate only.

Other artists scheduled to appear at the 2018 Jazz Fest include:

Aerosmith, Rod Stewart, Sting, Jimmy Buffett and his Acoustic Airmen, Jack White, Beck, David Byrne, Anita Baker, LL Cool J feat. DJ Z-Trip, Bonnie Raitt, Khalid, Sturgill Simpson, Jack Johnson, Sheryl Crow, Common, Cage the Elephant, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, The Revivalists, Steve Miller Band, Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit, Smokey Robinson, Juanes, Lyle Lovett & His Large Band, Toots & The Maytals, Aaron Neville.

Tickets are available at www.nojazzfest.com and www.ticketmaster.com, at all Ticketmaster outlets or by calling (800) 745-3000. Tickets can be purchased in person at the Smoothie King Center Box Office.  All general admission Jazz Fest tickets are subject to additional service fees and handling charges.

 

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