Every fall in quiet Algiers Point, the Algiers Folk Art Zone & Blues Museum hosts the annual Algiers Folk Art Festival. The festival is a showcase of regional folk art featuring artists’ tents, live music, food, childrens’ arts and crafts, and more!
The event is held annually at the Folk Art Zone & Blues Museum.
To get there, you can take the ferry to Algiers Point from Downtown New Orleans! Driving is also an option, as street parking is available.
Located right on Algiers Point, the Algiers Folk Art zone was opened in 2000 by self-taught artist, Charles Gillam. His work pays tribute to Louisiana's rich music heritage and culture. Guided tours, educational...