Tipitina's Foundation Free Fridays Are Back!
Free and open to the public for NO ADMISSION, this program features great local bands and musicians taking the Tipitina's stage from June 10 - Sept 2.
June 10 - Good Enough for Good Times + Stoop Kids
June 17 - New Orleans Suspects + Brint Anderson Duo
June 24 - Honey Island Swamp Band
July 1 - Brass-a-Holics
July 8 - TBD
July 15 - TBD
July 22 - Walter Wolfman Washington & The Roadmasters
July 29 - The Low End Theory Players Present: Tribute to A Tribe Called Quest
August 5 - TBD
August 12 - TBD
August 19 - Johnny Sketch & The Dirty Notes + Waterseed
August 26 - John "Papa" Gros Band + Robin Barnes
September 2 - Big Sam's Funky Nation
All proceeds from these shows will go directly to Tipitina's Foundation to support Louisiana and the New Orleans music community and to preserve the state's musical cultures.
For more information on Tipitina's Foundation, please visit TipitinasFoundation.org
Merch Supports Tipitina's Foundation
History in the Music
Tipitina's began as a neighborhood juke joint, established in 1977, by a group of young music fans (The Fabulous Fo'teen) to provide a place for Professor Longhair to perform in his final years. The venue, named for one of Longhair's most enigmatic recordings "Tipitina," has survived in an ever-changing musical climate. In the past three decades, Tipitina's has grown from a small, neighborhood bar into an international music icon. The venue has expanded into a two-story music venue located at the famed corner of Napoleon and Tchoupitoulas.
A portion of the proceeds from from the venue are donated to Tipitina's Foundation to support childhood music education, the professional development of adult musicians, and the increased profile and viability of Louisiana music as a cultural, educational, and economic resource.