Swing in the Oaks

Bring your blankets, chairs and picnic fare to this free annual concert

When: April 16, 2019

Where: Goldring/Woldenberg Great Lawn

Hours: Music begins at 6pm

Parking: Street Parking

Admission: Free

Bring your blankets, chairs and picnic fare to this free annual concert on Goldring/Woldenberg Great Lawn presented by the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra and City Park.

Dreyfous and Victory streets will be closed 4/16/19 (Earth Day and Swing in the Oaks).

Past musical selections have included traditional classics and modern favorites: “Light Cavalry Overture”, music from Carmen Suite, selections from Phantom of the Opera, “Strike Up the Band”, “Muppet Medley”, a traditional New Orleans Medley, “Big Band Fantasy”, Irving Berlin - A Symphonic Portrait, and “Stars and Stripes Forever”.

City Park will offer food and drinks for purchase.

Photography policy

Please note: While the sounds of LPO can be heard throughout the park and there are no bad seats, plan to arrive early if you want a spot near the orchestra.
This free event is popular! Free parking available throughout the park; Dreyfous and Victory are closed during this event.

This event is April 16, 2019 

Just across Victory Drive in the New Orleans Botanical Garden, the annual Earth Day event is happening before Swing in the Oaks. Stop by this free event to learn about being green and for music and educational lectures then head to the Swing in the Oaks! Learn more here

Future dates: April 21, 2020 and April 20, 2021