Katy Perry and Widespread Panic headlines the list of acts heading to the 2019 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. Jazz Fest organizers released the lineup celebrating the historic 50th anniversary of the event.
The big shakeup to the lineup comes after both Fleetwood Mac and the Rolling Stones cancelled their headlining Jazz Fest performances due to medical reasons.
Thursday, April 25 will now be the opening day of the 2019 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. Both of the event’s weekends will run Thursday through Sunday, April 25 – 28 and May 2 – 5.
Trying to plan your ticket purchases? Here’s the complete day-by-day lineup for Jazz Fest 2019:
Week 1 Top Acts: Katy Perry, Earth, Wind & Fire, Alanis Morrisette, Santana, Van Morrison, Al Green
Week 2 Top Acts: Widespread Panic, Tom Jones, Chris Stapleton, Dave Matthews Band, Pitbull, Chaka Khan