Festivals/Fairs

It’s not unusual: Funky Sam, Tom Jones, Widespread Panic help kick off second Jazz Fest Weekend

The weather was perfect for the second Locals Day of the fest

The weather was picture perfect to kick off the second weekend of the 50th New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. Highlights included Tom Jones, Big Sam’s Funky Nation and Widespread Panic, who replaced two huge cancelled acts, the Rolling Stones and Fleetwood Mac.

Here are pictures from Thursday:

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