Rain hits the Fair Grounds, dampens Jazz Fest for a second day _lowres

Advocate staff photo by MATTHEW HINTON--The Keep N It Real Social Aide and Pleasure Club parades by the Jazz and Heritage State as clouds darken on the first day of Jazz Fest in New Orleans, La. Friday, April 24, 2015.

Many patrons sought cover wherever the could find it, including the grandstands and book tent. Others stayed in the rain, listening to music that continued playing despite the weather.

Conditions later improved.