Kendrick Lamar, Foo Fighters, The Killers, LCD Soundsystem, DJ Snake, The Head and the Heart, Kehlani, Prophets of Rage, Cold War Kids, Marian Hill and The Afghan Whigs are some of the 70 bands headlining the 2017 Voodoo Music + Arts Experience, which will take place in New Orleans City Park Oct. 27-29. Among the local acts on the bill are Flow Tribe and Unicorn Fukr.
Voodoo also is promising large-scale art installations, along with food booths from New Orleans restaurants and an "interactive haunted house."
[content-1] The 19th annual festival has three levels of ticketing this year, with three-day general admission starting at $140 and three-day "Loa VIP" tickets at $400. New this year is a "platinum level" ticket ($1,050 for three days), which includes such posh amenities as complimentary catered meals, an open bar, shuttle transport between stages and "air-conditioned, flushable rest rooms."
All levels of tickets will go on sale Fri. June 9 at 10 a.m.