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New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival announces lineup for 45th Anniversary

Staff Writer
Plaquemine Post South

NEW ORLEANS - The lineup for the 2014 Jazz and

Heritage Festival was released Tuesday.

The two-weekend event will take place from April 25-27

and from May 1-4.

The 45th annual event will feature big name acts include

Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Arcade Fire, Eric

Clapton, Santana, Phish, Robin Thicke, Robert Plant and the

Sensational Space Shifters, Christina Aguilera, John Fogerty,

Tey Songz and Foster the People.

Jazz Fest is held at the Fair Grounds Race Course in Gentilly.

Advanced single-day tickets for Jazz Fest are $50 through Jan.

31, when the price will be $55. The gate price ticket will be

$70. Children’s tickets (ages 2-10) are $5 and are available at

the gate only.

Single-day tickets to Jazz Fest are on sale by specific weekend,

with each ticket valid for a single day’s attendance. 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 New Orleans Arena Box

Office. All general admission Jazz Fest tickets are subject to

additional service fees and handling charges.