Shorty Fest 2019 Presented by Acura continues the New Orleans tradition of playing it forward! The 7th annual Shorty Fest, a benefit concert for the Trombone Shorty Foundation, will fill two stages at the House of Blues New Orleans with an incredible lineup of jazz, blues, funk, rock and soul artists.
VIP and Patron tickets include an open bar and access to the VIP balcony and the Foundation Room, Patrons have reserved loge seating. Ticket pricing details below.
Featured guests include Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, The Soul Rebels with Pedrito Martinez, Southern Avenue, Tribal Gold- The New Orleans Suspects with The Golden Commanche Mardi Gras Indians, New Breed Brass Band, Erica Falls Band, Lil' Glenn & Backatown, Sarayah and Tronbone Shorty Academy Students!
Shorty Fest is the largest fundraiser of the year for the Trombone Shorty Foundation. Founded by New Orleans' own Troy "Trombone Shorty" Andrews in 2013, the Foundation develops the musical talent of underserved New Orleans youth. Through music education, instruction, mentorship and performance programs, the Foundation's mission is to preserve and perpetuate the unique cultural and musical heritage of New Orleans for future generations.
Check out the Facebook Event here.
Room: Main Hall & Parish
Door Time: 7:30pm | Show Time: 8:00pm
Main Music Hall Stage:
8-8:25pm- New Breed Brass Band
8:40-9:10pm- Tribal Gold- New Orleans suspects with Golden Commanche
9:25-9:50pm- Soul Rebels with Pedrito Martinez
10:05-10:30pm- Shorty Academy students
10:45pm- Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue
The Parish Stage:
8:55-9:20pm- Lil Glenn & Backatown
9:35-10pm- Erica Falls Band
10:15-10:40pm- Southern Avenue followed by Rising Star Fife and Drum Band second line to main stage
General Admission $80 | Standing Room Only
*Please note: There will be no VIP/Patron upgrades night of show.
VIP $250 | First and Second Floor Reserved Section + Access to Foundation Room + Open Bar
Patron $500 | Reserved Balcony Seating + Access to Foundation Room + Open Bar
Parking: House of Blues offers discount validated parking at Canal Place Shopping Center located at 333 Canal St. Please bring your parking ticket for validation. Advance parking available here.
Additional Show Information: GA is18+. VIP/Patrons must be 21+. All support acts are subject to change without notice. ID required for entry. No refunds unless show cancelled/rescheduled.