Dead Fest 2019

The New Orleans Dead Fest celebrates the series of concerts and events featuring bands playing the music of the Grateful Dead, spanning the two weeks during Jazz Fest. Our goal is to bring Dead Heads and others together during a musically rich period in New Orleans. Featuring music by Hallelujah Hat Rack, the release of Sunshine Haze Dream Creamsicle IPA, and crawfish by Gulf Coast Crawfish Co, Dead Fest will be on 4/27/19 from 2-9pm at the Urban South Brewery tap room!

Please click here to mark yourself as attending on our Facebook event

 

Thursday, April 25:

  • Phil Lesh & The Terrapin Family Band @ The Joy Theatre (Doors: 7pm)
  • Anders Osborne @ Tipitina's (9pm)
  • George Porter Jr. with Eric Krasno & Johnny Vidacovich @ The Maple Leaf (10pm)
  • Golden Gate Wingmen @ Cafe Istanbl (12am, post Phil)
  • Hallelujah Hat Rack @ Hi Ho Lounge (12am, post Phil)

Friday, April 26:

  • Phil Lesh & The Terrapin Family Band @ The Joy Theatre (Doors: 7pm)
  • Joe Russo's Almost Dead @ Mardi Gras World (Doors: 8pm)
  • The Allman Betts Band @ House of Blues (8pm)
  • Disco Biscuits @ The Filmore (10pm)
  • George Porter Jr. & Runnin' Pardners @ Cafe Istanbl (10:30pm)

Saturday, April 27:

  • NOLA DEAD FEST @ the Urban South Brewery (2pm - 8pm)
    • Sunshine Haze Dream Creamsicle IPA release at 11am
    • Music by Hallelujah Hat Rack w/ Guests at 3pm
    • Crawfish by Gulf Coast Crawfish at 5pm
    • Merch at Shakedown inside the tap room
  • Joe Russo's Almost Dead @ Mardi Gras World (Doors: 8pm)
  • Foundation of Funk w/ George Porter Jr. @ House of Blues (8pm)
  • Gov’t Mule @ The Orpheum (10pm)
  • Disco Biscuits @ The Filmore (10pm)
  • Ghost Light @ The Republic (2am, post JRAD)

Sunday, April 28:

  • George Porter Jr. & Runnin' Pardners @ Howlin' Wolf (9pm)

Monday, April 29:

  • NOLA All Stars w/ George Porter Jr. & Billy Iuso @ NOLA Crawfish Fest

Tuesday, April 30:

  • Eric Krasno & Friends w/ George Porter Jr. @ NOLA Crawfish Fest

Wednesday, May 1:

  • Anders Osborne @ NOLA Crawfish Fest
  • IKO Allstars @ The Maple Leaf (4pm)
  • Foundations of Funk w/ Oteil & George Porter Jr. @ The Filmore (8pm)
  • The Daze Between Band @ One Eyed Jacks (10pm)

Thursday, May 2:

  • Widespread Panic @ Jazz Fest (5pm)
  • The Revivalists w/ Andy Frasco @ The Filmore (8pm)
  • Lettuce w/ Oteil @ The Joy (10pm)
  • String Cheese Incident @ Orpheum Theatre (10pm)
  • Dead Feet w/ Anders Osborne @ The Republic (10pm)
  • George Porter Jr. & Runnin' Pardners @ d.b.a. (11pm)

Friday, May 3:

  • Foundations of Funk w/ George Porter Jr. @ The Saenger (8pm)
  • String Cheese Incident w/ Pigeons Playing Ping Pong @ Mardi Gras World (9pm)
  • Mike Gordon @ The Joy (9pm)
  • Oteil & Friends @ The Civic (10pm)
  • NOLA 50 w/ George Porter Jr. @ One Eyed Jack's (10pm)
  • Grateful Shred @ House of Blues (lat night, 12am)
  • Marcus King Band @ The Republic (late night, 2am)

Saturday, May 4:

  • String Cheese Incident w/ Pigeons Playing Ping Pong @ Mardi Gras World (9pm)
  • Voodoo Dead ft. George Porter Jr. & Jeff Chimenti @ The Republic (10pm)
  • Gov’t Mule @ The Orpheum (10pm)
  • Marcus King Band @ Howlin' Wolf (10pm)
  • Circles Around the Sun @ Howlin' Wolf (late night, 2am)

Sunday, May 5:

  • Voodoo Dead ft. George Porter Jr. & Jeff Chimenti @ The Republic (10pm)
  • Andy Frasco & the UN @ The Maison (10pm)