Media Credential Request

Thank you for your interest in French Quarter Festivals, Inc.! All media interested in covering the 2018 French Quarter Festival or Satchmo SummerFest will need an official media credential. The Satchmo SummerFest media credential application is now closed. Reporters on assignment for a major media outlet should contact

For consideration, please click here to complete the application. All French Quarter Festival requests MUST be submitted by March 30, 2018. Satchmo SummerFest application deadline is July 21, 2018. Please note:

  • Freelance journalists and photographers without a specific assignment from a media outlet will not be considered for media credentials.
  • Credentialing is at the discretion of the French Quarter Festivals, Inc.
  • Submission of your media request does not guarantee credentialing.
  • Absolutely no requests will be processed after deadline.
  • Credentials will not be mailed and must be picked up in the Media Center.