Shows

Shows at The Little Gem Saloon

We offer live music almost every night of the week, with a mix of ticketed events and shows with no cover charge. The Little Gem has regular performances by Shamarr Allen, Kermit Ruffins, and other well known local favorites as well as featuring new up and coming artists. All tickets for shows at the Little Gem Saloon are general admission and we cannot guarantee seating. If you’d like to reserve a table for any of our shows, call us at 504-267-4863 and we will do our best to accommodate you!

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Happy Hour with Lucas Davenport 5:00 pm
Happy Hour with Lucas Davenport
Apr 11 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Happy Hour with Lucas Davenport
Meschiya Lake and the Little Big Horns 8:00 pm
Meschiya Lake and the Little Big… Tickets
Apr 11 @ 8:00 pm
Meschiya Lake and the Little Big Horns
Meschiya began her singing career at the age of nine, earning a regular gig and winning $500 upon winning an adults only singing contest in [...]
Late Night Swing with Ra Ra Racket 10:30 pm
Late Night Swing with Ra Ra Racket
Apr 11 @ 10:30 pm
Late Night Swing with Ra Ra Racket
Late Night Swing Dancing with Ra Ra Racket! Beginning after Friday night shows, we’ll host swing dancing lessons and music!
Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers 7:00 pm
Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers Tickets
Apr 12 @ 7:00 pm
Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers
Whether listening to a track on his newest CD, engaging him in conversation or hearing his voice on an answering machine message, one word [...]
Latin Dance Night with Chegadao 10:30 pm
Latin Dance Night with Chegadao
Apr 12 @ 10:30 pm
Latin Dance Night with Chegadao
Come out and DANCE! We are hosting a new band every Saturday night at 10:30pm. There will also be a Latin DJ. This week [...]
Jazz Brunch with Viper Mad Trio 10:00 am
Jazz Brunch with Viper Mad Trio
Apr 13 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Jazz Brunch with Viper Mad Trio
Enjoy an a la carte Brunch menu, Endless Mimosas, Build-Your-Own Bloody Mary Bar, and the Viper Mad Trio at our Sunday Jazz Brunch!
Evan Christopher’s 6th Annual International Jam Session 7:00 pm
Evan Christopher’s 6th Annual In… Tickets
Apr 14 @ 7:00 pm
Evan Christopher's 6th Annual International Jam Session
    Clarinetist, Evan Christopher combines virtuosity, immaculate taste, and enthusiasm with a deep commitment to exploring the full range of possibilities around the [...]
Happy Hour with Joshua Paxton 5:00 pm
Happy Hour with Joshua Paxton
Apr 16 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Happy Hour with Joshua Paxton
Glen David Andrews 8:00 pm
Glen David Andrews Tickets
Apr 16 @ 8:00 pm
Glen David Andrews
Glen David Andrews’ no holds barred performances have brought him attention as one of NOLA’s brightest talents. His performances have been called “transformative,” “over [...]
Happy Hour with Andre Bohren 5:00 pm
Happy Hour with Andre Bohren
Apr 17 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Happy Hour with Andre Bohren
Nayo Jones with Special Guest Kermit Ruffins 8:00 pm
Nayo Jones with Special Guest Ke… Tickets
Apr 17 @ 8:00 pm
Nayo Jones with Special Guest Kermit Ruffins
Nayo Jones hails from a family of musicians; she was destined to be in “the business.” As a child Nayo sang and danced her way [...]
Happy Hour with Lucas Davenport 5:00 pm
Happy Hour with Lucas Davenport
Apr 18 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Happy Hour with Lucas Davenport
Meschiya Lake and the Little Big Horns 8:00 pm
Meschiya Lake and the Little Big… Tickets
Apr 18 @ 8:00 pm
Meschiya Lake and the Little Big Horns
Meschiya began her singing career at the age of nine, earning a regular gig and winning $500 upon winning an adults only singing contest in [...]
Late Night Swing with Ra Ra Racket 10:30 pm
Late Night Swing with Ra Ra Racket
Apr 18 @ 10:30 pm
Late Night Swing with Ra Ra Racket
Late Night Swing Dancing with Ra Ra Racket! Beginning after Friday night shows, we’ll host swing dancing lessons and music!
Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers 7:00 pm
Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers Tickets
Apr 19 @ 7:00 pm
Kermit Ruffins and the BBQ Swingers
Whether listening to a track on his newest CD, engaging him in conversation or hearing his voice on an answering machine message, one word [...]
Latin Dance Night with Cuba Libre feat. Members of OTRA 10:30 pm
Latin Dance Night with Cuba Libr…
Apr 19 @ 10:30 pm
Latin Dance Night with Cuba Libre feat. Members of OTRA
Come out and DANCE! We are hosting a new band every Saturday night at 10:30pm. There will also be a Latin DJ. This week [...]
Jazz Brunch with Viper Mad Trio 10:00 am
Jazz Brunch with Viper Mad Trio
Apr 20 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Jazz Brunch with Viper Mad Trio
Enjoy an a la carte Brunch menu, Endless Mimosas, Build-Your-Own Bloody Mary Bar, and the Viper Mad Trio at our Sunday Jazz Brunch!
Tango Night with Orquesta Fleur 6:30 pm
Tango Night with Orquesta Fleur
Apr 20 @ 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Tango Night with Orquesta Fleur
  Orquesta Fleur presents Milonga Ojos Negros: Live Tango Music and Dancing! 6:30 pm Tango Lesson, 7p-10p DJ Music and Live Music by Orquesta Fleur [...]
Happy Hour with Joshua Paxton 5:00 pm
Happy Hour with Joshua Paxton
Apr 23 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Happy Hour with Joshua Paxton
Glen David Andrews 8:00 pm
Glen David Andrews Tickets
Apr 23 @ 8:00 pm
Glen David Andrews
Glen David Andrews’ no holds barred performances have brought him attention as one of NOLA’s brightest talents. His performances have been called “transformative,” “over [...]
Happy Hour with Andre Bohren 5:00 pm
Happy Hour with Andre Bohren
Apr 24 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Happy Hour with Andre Bohren
Nayo Jones with Special Guest Kermit Ruffins 8:00 pm
Nayo Jones with Special Guest Ke… Tickets
Apr 24 @ 8:00 pm
Nayo Jones with Special Guest Kermit Ruffins
Nayo Jones hails from a family of musicians; she was destined to be in “the business.” As a child Nayo sang and danced her way [...]
Happy Hour with Lucas Davenport 5:00 pm
Happy Hour with Lucas Davenport
Apr 25 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Happy Hour with Lucas Davenport
Meschiya Lake and the Little Big Horns 8:00 pm
Meschiya Lake and the Little Big… Tickets
Apr 25 @ 8:00 pm
Meschiya Lake and the Little Big Horns
Meschiya began her singing career at the age of nine, earning a regular gig and winning $500 upon winning an adults only singing contest in [...]
Fox Street Allstars feat. Papa Mali + Springdale Quartet 10:00 pm
Fox Street Allstars feat. Papa M… Tickets
Apr 25 @ 10:00 pm
Fox Street Allstars feat. Papa Mali + Springdale Quartet
Springdale Quartet Opening Act at 10pm. Colorado’s Springdale Quartet may upon first inspection seem slightly out of place with some of their contemporaries. Their sound [...]
Freddie King Tribute with Many Special Guests 10:00 pm
Freddie King Tribute with Many S… Tickets
Apr 25 @ 10:00 pm
Freddie King Tribute with Many Special Guests
Freddie King Tribute featuring Benny Turner, Walter “Wolfman” Washington, Roger Lewis, Roosevelt Collier, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Kirk Joseph, Mark Stone, Jason Mingledorff, Joshua Paxton, [...]
Jon Roniger Gypsyland 7:00 pm
Blue Plate Revue 10:00 pm
Blue Plate Revue Tickets
Apr 26 @ 10:00 pm
Blue Plate Revue
    Only Jazz Fest Appearance! Live & direct to you in the historic Ramp Room   The Blue Plate revue is a nod to [...]
Johnny Sketch & The Dirty Notes 11:00 pm
Johnny Sketch & The Dirty Notes Tickets
Apr 26 @ 11:00 pm
Johnny Sketch & The Dirty Notes
Johnny Sketch and the Dirty Notes rock the house all the time every time! This classically trained New Orleans-based band delivers a smorgasbord of [...]
Jazz Brunch with Viper Mad Trio 10:00 am
Jazz Brunch with Viper Mad Trio
Apr 27 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Jazz Brunch with Viper Mad Trio
Enjoy an a la carte Brunch menu, Endless Mimosas, Build-Your-Own Bloody Mary Bar, and the Viper Mad Trio at our Sunday Jazz Brunch!
Beyond Jazz feat. Mike Clark, Donald Harrison Jr., Nicolas Payton, and Wil Blades 9:00 pm
Beyond Jazz feat. Mike Clark, Do… Tickets
Apr 27 @ 9:00 pm
Beyond Jazz feat. Mike Clark, Donald Harrison Jr., Nicolas Payton, and Wil Blades
These guys are seriously out there. This is: Beyond Jazz Mike Clark gained worldwide recognition as one of America’s foremost jazz and funk drummers [...]
New Orleans Klezmer Allstars + Gypsyphonic Disco + Alex McMurray 9:00 pm
New Orleans Klezmer Allstars + G… Tickets
Apr 27 @ 9:00 pm
New Orleans Klezmer Allstars + Gypsyphonic Disco + Alex McMurray
A Sunday Spectacular in the Ramp Room. Put on those dancin shoes! The New Orleans Klezmer All-Stars are entering their 20th year as an active [...]
Karl Denson Trio feat. Wil Blades and Simon Lott 10:00 pm
Karl Denson Trio feat. Wil Blade… Tickets
Apr 28 @ 10:00 pm
Karl Denson Trio feat. Wil Blades and Simon Lott
Karl Denson’s only Trio Performance of Jazz Fest   For nearly three decades, Karl Denson has been electrifying adoring audiences around the world. He was [...]
Happy Hour with Charlie Miller 5:00 pm
Happy Hour with Charlie Miller
Apr 29 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Happy Hour with Charlie Miller
The California Honeydrops 9:00 pm
The California Honeydrops Tickets
Apr 29 @ 9:00 pm
The California Honeydrops
Digging deep into the roots of American music, The California Honeydrops embrace the traditions of Blues, Gospel, Second Line New Orleans Jazz, and early [...]
The Fantastic Four and Context Killer 9:00 pm
The Fantastic Four and Context K… Tickets
Apr 29 @ 9:00 pm
The Fantastic Four and Context Killer
 The funkiest show in town, hands down What do you get when combining members of Soul Live, Greyboy Allstars, Lettuce, Pretty Lights and Break Science? [...]
Happy Hour with Joshua Paxton 5:00 pm
Happy Hour with Joshua Paxton
Apr 30 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Happy Hour with Joshua Paxton
Glen David Andrews 8:00 pm
Glen David Andrews Tickets
Apr 30 @ 8:00 pm
Glen David Andrews
Glen David Andrews’ no holds barred performances have brought him attention as one of NOLA’s brightest talents. His performances have been called “transformative,” “over [...]
An Evening with The Honey Island Swamp Band and Special Guest 10:00 pm
An Evening with The Honey Island… Tickets
Apr 30 @ 10:00 pm
An Evening with The Honey Island Swamp Band and Special Guest
    Great music begins with great songs, and great songs are what the Honey Island Swamp Band is all about. The band came together [...]

The Little Gem Saloon is a New Orleans live music venue that puts a new century twist on a historic space that first introduced New Orleans’ jazz to the world.