Soul Fest

Music, food, and fun are served in great supply during the annual Soul Fest presented by AARP. Thousands of visitors converge upon the Zoo for one of New Orleans’ biggest celebrations of African American culture. The two-day family-oriented event features live musical performances by local jazz, rhythm & blues, and gospel artists on the Zoo's Capital One Bank Stage!

March 7-8, 2020 
11 AM - 4 PM

Audubon Zoo

Guests will be able to purchase soul food prepared by local restaurants and caterers and enjoy a stroll through world-class Audubon Zoo. Festival-goers can also visit with representatives of local health, education, and social service organizations to receive valuable wellness and lifestyle information.

Soul Fest is included with Zoo admission and complimentary for Audubon Members. Soul Fest is presented by AARP, sponsored in part by Atmos Energy, and The Bardell Company. No outside food, beverages, or tents are allowed. Portable folding chairs and blankets are welcomed.

Thanks to all of our 2020 sponsors! Soul Fest presented by AARP, sponsored in part by Atmos Energy and The Bardell Company.

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Atmos logo.

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