Jazz Fest announces limited-sale of Rolling Stones tickets

Rolling Stones fans have one more chance to score the coveted tickets for the headlining performance.

Photo courtesy: New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival announced that a very limited number of tickets to Thursday, May 2, when the Rolling Stones perform, will be released tomorrow, March 27 starting at 10 a.m.

Tickets will be available for $250 at www.nojazzfest.com and www.ticketmaster.com. Pending availability, tickets can also 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. A small quantity of second weekend VIP packages will also be released.

General admission tickets to all other days of Jazz Fest are still available. Regularly priced, single-day tickets to Jazz Fest are on sale by specific weekend, with each ticket valid for a single day’s attendance other than on May 2.  “Locals Thursday” is on April 25, when tickets purchased at the gate will cost only $50 for Louisiana residents who present valid identification, up to two admissions per resident.

Additional details are available at the festival website,  www.nojazzfest.com.