Celebrate the unique music and culture that makes New Orleans world famous. There is something for everyone at this festival where the music is lively, the regional delicacies are mouth-watering and the variety of handmade arts and crafts seems endless. Jazz, blues, gospel and rock are just a few of the music styles showcased on twelve, different stages. Only musicians from Louisiana perform during this event. In 2001, a record breaking crowd of 650,000 people attended Jazz Fest.