On July 16th, the annual Louis Armstrong’s Wonderful World Festival will return to Queens, NY for the third straight year, celebrating the life and legacy of Louis Armstrong with a day of performances held in his honor. The festival has captured the spirit of the big band jazz legend by booking a number of great performers.
The festival has announced three acts so far, including Dr. John, Kermit Ruffins and Soulive. Regular admission to the festival is also free, with tickets and more information here. The fest also promises to add “local acts with international flair,” so get ready for a great time!