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Preview: Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival 

Los Lobos, Bobby Rush, Mel Waiters and others headline the festival in Lafayette Square

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The musical lineup at the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation's blues festival ranges form the border grooves of Los Lobos (pictured) to Serbian guitarist Ana Popovic to veteran blues and R&B men Bobby Rush and Mel Waiters. The culinary side of the event features various regional and international styles of barbecue as well as traditional Louisiana outdoor cooking, such as cochon de lait. There's Carolina-style pulled pork, Jamaican jerk chicken, smoked and barbecued ribs, grilled vegetables and more. Free admission.

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