Halloween isn’t just one day in New Orleans, it’s over a week of exhilarating celebration, starting with Halloween New Orleans kicking off October 24 and ending with the music event of the season, Voodoo Experience from November 1-3. Check out our top picks of the Voodoo lineup for Friday, November 1. 


The Avett Brothers Voodoo Experience Live New Orleans LA October 26 2012 (by godieinhell2)

“You don’t have to sing if you don’t want to, okay? Don’t sing if you don’t want to. But if you want to - c'mon - give me something.”

This was awesome.

This Halloween in New Orleans will no doubt be more epic than ever before with the announcement of the Voodoo Music + Arts Experience 2014 lineup. Right off the bat you have Grammy Award-winning headliners Foo FightersOutkast and Arctic Monkeys leading a formidable roster of this year’s performers at the 16th annual New Orleans music festival. 

Other anticipated artists this year include SkrillexZeddPretty LightsThirty Seconds to Mars,SlayerAWOLNATIONRise AgainstFlux PavilionGogol BordelloMelvins,Trombone Shorty & Orleans AvenueBig FreediaGIVERS and many more.

The day by day lineup will be announced in September, but until then NewOrleansOnline and GoNOLA audiences have a unique opportunity to get discounted three day weekend, three day Loa VIP, three day Rites of Passage (Super VIP for two people) and VIP Camp Voodoo (for two people) passes during the presale from now until midnight on June 26 using the GONOLA presale password. Purchase your presale credentials at the Voodoo online box office. Don’t miss out on these great values before the regular Voodoo Fest tickets officially go on sale July 27!

The Voodoo Music + Arts Experience is a playground of discovery and adventure every year in New Orleans City Park. There is always an element of surprise at Voodoo Fest, from the clever costumes, to the interactive art installations and what new tricks the performers will pull out of their hat on stage. In addition to the festival itself, the area surrounding it has so much to explore. If you’re coming to New Orleans for Voodoo Fest, we’ve got the artists to see, stories from the founder himself, where to go before and after and more in GoNOLA’s Ultimate Guide to Voodoo Fest!