French Quarter Fest releases lineup

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by WWLTV.com

wwltv.com

Posted on March 29, 2012 at 2:39 PM

NEW ORLEANS -- French Quarter Festival released the musical line-up for this year's event.  This year's festival marks the 29th installment of the festival.

Among the musical guests are local acts: the Rebirth Brass Brand, Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews and Orleans Avenue; Walter "Wolfman" Washington; Irvin Mayfield and the New Orleans Jazz Orchestra; Jeremy Davenport; Soul Rebels; Amanda Shaw and the Cute Guys; and Don Vappie & the Creole Jazz Serenaders.

"What was meant to be a one-time event has grown into a free, four-day festival with over 22 stages of music throughout the French Quarter, over 800 local musicians, over 250 hours of free music, and over 500,000 festival goers," said a statement from the festival.

The festival runs from Apr. 12-15.

Click here to see the daily schedule

 

 

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