GRETNA, La. (WGNO) — The return of Gretna Heritage Festival is just around the corner and on Tuesday, city leaders announced the lineup for the weekend-long event. Here’s what we know about the event so far.

Event Details

  • Friday, October 7-9
  • Located
  • FREE parking and shuttle from Oakwood Shopping Center and at 3rd and Derbigny

Mayor Belinda Constant says the GretnaFest’s post-COVID comeback will feature a fresh look to the riverwalk in downtown Gretna along, dozens of food and craft vendors, and of course, live music. Purchase tickets and learn more about the festival by clicking here.

“Gretna Fest has been such a huge event in Gretna and the whole area for years, and we’re thrilled that it’s back,” Mayor Constant said. “I think people will be very excited about the acts we’re bringing here this year, along with some other exciting changes.”

Here’s who’s set to play at Gretna Fest 2022:


  • The Revivalists 
  • Grace Potter
  • Con Funk Shun
  • Frank Fopster
  • Tank and the Bangas
  • The Suffers
  • Crawford & Power
  • Water Seed
  • Drake Milligan
  • Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys
  • Gal Holiday and the Honky Tonk Revue
  • La Tran-K Band


  • John Fogerty
  • Brett Young
  • Dumpstaphunk
  • Irma Thomas
  • Herman’s Hermits starring Peter Noone
  • Cowboy Mouth
  • Rockin’ Dopsie Jr. & the Zydeco Twisters
  • The Iceman Special
  • Deacon John & the Ivories
  • John Boutté 
  • Al “Lil Fats” Jackson
  • The Topcats
  • Lvvrs
  • Mike Dillon & Punkadelick
  • Wendell Brunious Band
  • The Yat Pack
  • Louisiana Kids


  • The Beach Boys 
  • Gov’t Mule
  • Niko Moon
  • Larkin Poe
  • North Mississippi Allstars
  • The Original Lakeside
  • Eric Lindell & the Twilight Orchestra
  • Chapel Hart
  • Kermit Ruffins & the Barbeque Swingers
  • New Orleans Nightcrawlers
  • Amanda Shaw & the Cute Guys
  • Chase Tyler Band
  • Dwayne Dopsie & the Zydeco Hellraisers
  • Andy Hyme’s School of Music

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