Over 1,700 Louisiana musicians perform at our events. Want to join them?

The Entertainment Committee, comprised of French Quarter Festivals, Inc. (FQFI) board members, former board members, artists, and others, approves all applications. The Committee’s objective is to ensure the best possible selection of performers for French Quarter Festival and Satchmo SummerFest in order to create a diverse and a quality experience for festival-goers. Selection is made at the discretion of the Committee.


Satchmo SummerFest is August 2-5, 2018. The application is now closed. Contract for more details.

French Quarter Fest

Click here for the 2019 musician application, which closes on September 1, 2018. Contact for more details.