Festival Patron Party
Festival Patron Party

Come Join us at

The Terrell House, 1441 Magazine Street

An elegant New Orleans landmark venue with 

complimentary drinks & hors d’oeuvres.

Everyone is welcome to enjoy the best of 

New Orleans celebrating the kick-off of the

Danny Barker Festival. Join us for an 

evening of fine music and rare 

New Orleans music-related auction items. 

Gate opens at 5:45PM 

Live music at 6:00 PM

The Bad Penny Pleasuremakers

Joe Hall & The Cane Cutters

Detroit Brooks, Dr. Michael White,

Gregg Stafford and guests

Bruce Sunpie Barnes

Live Auction at 7:45 PM

Art & Instruments auction

We recommend advance tickets

(Tickets also available at the door)

About the Danny Barker FESTIVAL

Concerts, Workshops & Jams


Something for everyone around town.  Concerts in local venues, (see schedule), banjo and guitar workshops in the schools, and jam sessions for any and all players.

Lectures & Tours


Learn about the culture and jazz of New Orleans.  Discover the story of Danny Barkers life and his contribution to New Orleans jazz.

Tour the Whitney Plantation and learn about its connection to the city life today. 

Second Line Parade


Grab your instrument or umbrella and walk through the Quarter with the Danny Barker Second Line Parade.  Start at the New Orleans Jazz Museum and complete the parade route at the home of Danny and Lulu Barker.

A New Orleans Bed & Breakfast Like No Other

Room discount for patrons...

The Terrell House has been described by guests as "an oasis in the heart of historic New Orleans -- achieving a balance between elegance and comfort."  Built in 1857  the Terrell House is a grand three story Italianate stucco-over-brick mansion.  The main house features porches, galleries, and balconies framed in ornate cast iron and a brick New Orleans courtyard complete with several fountains and lush vegetation.  


About the Danny Barker Festival

Check out this great video about the DB Festival. 

Danny Barker Festival

Mark your calendars

Meet Danny Barker

Danny Barker Festival honors the life of Danny Barker.