The Rolling Stones to Headline New Orleans Jazz Fest 2024

Article Contributed by Festival Produ… | Published on Tuesday, November 21, 2023

The Rolling Stones are coming to Jazz Fest! The Rolling Stones are coming to Jazz Fest! The Rolling Stones are coming to Jazz Fest!

The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell today announced that the Rolling Stones will headline the 2024 event on Thursday, May 2 in their only festival appearance on their brand new tour titled, Stones Tour ’24 Hackney Diamonds. Formed in 1962, the Rolling Stones are one of the most influential and enduring bands in the history of rock and roll. Their new album, Hackney Diamonds, features their first original material in almost 20 years and has reached #1 in more than 18 countries.  Fans can expect to experience Mick, Keith and Ronnie play their most popular hits ranging from “Start Me Up,” “Gimme Shelter,” “Jumpin’ Jack Flash,” “Satisfaction” and more, as well as fan favorite deep cuts and music from their new album HACKNEY DIAMONDS. The legendary rockers will be returning to the road following the success of their history-making and chart-topping studio album HACKNEY DIAMONDS, which just received a Grammy nomination for the project’s lead single “Angry.”

“‘The Rolling Stones at Jazz Fest’ is a long held prophecy coming true. The Festival thanks Mick, Keith, Ronnie and Concerts West, for their steadfast dedication to making this once-in-a-lifetime Jazz Fest magic. The pilgrimage starts today, come get satisfied,” said Quint Davis, Producer/Director of Jazz Fest.

Jazz Fest is scheduled for April 25 – 28 and May 2 – 5. The Rolling Stones will headline Thursday, May 2, which will require the purchase of a second weekend 4-day wristband or a day-specific ticket (pending availability).  May 2 will have a limited capacity and tickets are expected to sell quickly.

Tickets go on sale to the general public on Friday, December 1 at 10am CT at  The 4-day GA, the brand new GA+, and VIP packages will all be available for both weekends.  All Jazz Fest tickets are subject to additional service fees and handling charges.  An account with will be required for purchase.  Visit for all the ticketing details.

The complete music lineup for the 2024 Jazz Fest will be announced in January.


A limited number of Thursday, May 2 day-specific general admission tickets to see the Rolling Stones and others will be available for purchase by Louisiana residents starting Wednesday, November 29 at 1pm CT and ending on Thursday, November 30 at 10pm CT, while supplies last.   Residents with a Louisiana billing zip code will be able to purchase up to 6 tickets.

Note: At Jazz Fest 2024, Thursday, April 25 will be the traditional “Locals Thursday.” Tickets will still cost just $50 for Louisiana residents and will be available for purchase at a later date.

All of the Festival’s popular VIP packages will go on sale December 1, while supplies last.  VIP packages are weekend-specific and will be valid for all four days of the weekend purchased.  Jazz Fest offers three distinct VIP opportunities to experience the event in a very special way: the Festival’s popular Big Chief VIP Experience ticket package provides special viewing access at most of the Festival’s stages; the Grand Marshal VIP Pass allows for up-close access at the three major stages; and the Krewe of Jazz Fest VIP Pass entitles patrons to special covered seating at the Festival Stage audience area.

NEW in 2024, the 4-day GA+ wristband provides admission to all days of a particular weekend with access to an exclusive GA+ lounge with private restrooms, a full-service bar, and a shaded area to relax.  Visit for more information.

The Festival offers special payment plans with just 25% down.  Visit for details.

Book with Expedia, our official travel partner, to be right at the soul of the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival. Members save up to 30% by adding a select hotel to their flight, plus earn OneKeyCash on eligible bookings. Visit to book now.

Jazz Fest is once again partnering with On Location to provide packages for guests looking to bundle Festival tickets or VIP passes with local hotel accommodations and roundtrip shuttle service between the Festival and hotel. For package details please visit the Jazz Fest website.

Shell USA is the Presenting Sponsor of the Festival. Major Jazz Fest Sponsors are Expedia, Miller Lite and Louisiana Office of Tourism. First Horizon Bank, Morris Bart, Peoples Health, New Orleans & Company, Wild Turkey Bourbon, Rockstar Energy Drink, Coca-Cola, Maui Jim Sunglasses, Ochsner Health, Mayor’s Office of Cultural Economy, Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, and WWOZ are also Official Jazz Fest Sponsors.

The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival and Foundation, Inc., is the nonprofit organization that owns the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell. The Foundation uses the proceeds from Jazz Fest, and other raised funds, for year-round activities in education, economic development and cultural enrichment.

The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell is a co-production of Festival Productions Louisiana, LLC. (a wholly owned subsidiary of Festival Productions, Inc.-New Orleans) and AEG Louisiana Production, LLC. (a subsidiary of AEG Presents).