One Canal Place
365 Canal St. Suite 2250 / New Orleans, LA 70130


Festival Productions, Inc.-New Orleans is a legendary producer of large-scale music festivals and special events in New Orleans and beyond. Producer of the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival since its origins in 1970, FPI-NO also created the Essence Music Festival and produced the event from 1995-2007. In partnership with AEG Presents since 2004, FPI-NO has continued to expand Jazz Fest and has produced numerous festivals throughout America, including Bayou Country Superfest in Baton Rouge, Country 500 at Daytona International Speedway, Buckeye Country Superfest at Ohio State Stadium, and others. In 1993 and 1997, the company had the honor of producing the major public events held in conjunction with both of President Bill Clinton’s Inauguration celebrations on the Mall in Washington, D.C. Other FPI-NO clients have included the NFL (Super Bowl Boulevard), the NBA (All-Star Weekend activities and in-game music programming), and the Kennedy Center.


New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival presented by Shell
April 24 - May 4, 2025