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Contact

Please see our FAQ page for even quicker answers!

Site & Mailing Address

  • 4557 N. Rampart Street,
  • New Orleans, LA 70117
  • Directions +
  • Open Hours: Saturday & Sunday 10AM-7PM
  • Check our calendar for updates!
  • New Orleans Airlift's offices are generally open from Monday-Friday from 10AM-4PM.
  • The Music Box Village does not have a public phone line; please reach out via email if you need to contact a member of our staff.
  • Please note that while our staff is often on-site during the weekends, we tend to be busy coordinating events and serving visitors. As such, we may not be able to respond to your message until the following Monday.
  • Thank You! We look forward to seeing you at the Music Box Village!

Stay Connected

  • Join our e-newsletter for updates on our performance schedule, ticketing, and more.

Volunteering

We welcome volunteers every weekday from 10am – 4pm, and on weekends & events. We have both indoor and outdoor tasks working alongside our artists and builders. Volunteers who log 40 hours or more are rewarded with event tickets!

Internships

New Orleans Airlift also offers internships for those seeking experiential training in the areas of marketing & communications, production, and fabrication. Internships can be done for college credit.

Become a Docent!

Become a docent at the Music Box Village, and help us share the excitement and wonder of "musical architecture" with thousands of visitors each year! Docents are an important part of the guest experience, and receive hands-on training in activating the installation. Docents are paid positions.

  • Requirements: Must have consistent weekend availability
  • A background in education, hospitality, or customer service is not required, but is certainly a plus!
  • Email us with your resume and a letter of interest.

Stay Up to Date

Quick announcement! A limited number of GA Standing Room Only tickets for the previously sold out Saturday, May 2nd Orville Peck show will be released for in-person sales at the Music Box Village, 4557 N. Rampart Street, beginning this Saturday during Open Hours from 1-5pm. Please note these tickets will be first come, first served and limited to two per purchase. Please - do not email or message with questions! We have a small staff and apologize in advance that we cannot field inquiries, or make exceptions for the above offered ticket sale. May the odds be ever in your favor. . Above: beautiful Sirens dressing with help from @materialinstitute backstage at last night’s blowout! . . 📸: @reversibleskirt . #musicboxvillage #neworleans #orvillepeck #flashsale #musicbox

Tonight! Our large-scale collaborative #Mardigras celebration-VIP at 7/ doors at 8! Come masked to mingle in the crowd... . . . #neworleans #tonight #costumeparty #fancydress #bywater

#dinnerparty in our backstage arts industrial studio ... we’re co-creating and hosting some special events for Spring! Booking weddings and other celebrations large and small. . . . #neworleans #neworleansweddings #privateevents #yourday #musicboxvillage #sculpturegarden #bywater

Last night’s brass bands filled the Village! Open today & tomorrow, with more brass next Saturday at #brunch with @kob_nola & @brassqueensnyc ! Menu by @ravenousnola ! . . #neworleans #musicboxvillage #livemusic #carnival #mardigras

We love fan fotos and 5-✨⭐️🌟!! We’re open this Friday evening for a special #brassband lineup from all over the country and some from right here too. Details on our calendar! . . . #dogfriendly #allages #neworleans #fridaynight #goingout #honk #livemusic #musicboxvillage #playtime

It’s a packed Spring Season! February & March show ticketing is open - presale for @orvillepeck opens tomorrow/ general on Friday!! . . . #neworleans #performance #jazzfest #explore

The @materialinstitute & @theembassystudio visit the Music Box as they get to work on preparations for Sirens Of Salvage, our Masked #Mardigras Ball ! Come see what they’re imagining up Thursday Feb. 13! . . . . #neworleans #collaboration #innovativelearning #musicbox #fieldtrips #carnival #costume #mardigras2020

Tune in to catch Director of Public Programs Eliza McDermott on TV talking about upcoming brass bands landing in the Village! @wwltv tomorrow (Friday) at 6:40 and 7:40 am! @fox8nola at 7:15am with @danruch of @secondhandstreetband ... . . #news #localnews #musicboxvillage #openhours #honkfestival #brassbands #musicbox #brunch #carnival #mardigras

Alert! Only a few Early Bird tickets are left... don’t snooze on it! . . . #bigfreedia #mardigras #costume #masked #carnival2020 #mardigrasball #danceparty #neworleans #livemusic

#Teachers and #parents of #neworleans-get in touch with us to find out more about our education programs, field trips, site visits and other opportunities for your class/kids! Super unique #learning environment! #education #projectbased #experiential #musiceducation #artseducation #fabrication #allages #louisiana #gulfcoast

Now is the time to sign up for Spring Memberships, Season Tickets & Sustaining Level (which includes admission to over 70 other institutions !!) as well as 20% off our #Carnival Ball and all upcoming Spring performances! And - entry to Open Hours too! Find out more at musicboxvillage.com/support . . #mardigras #springseason #musicbox #artmuseums #bigfreedia #mintanaka #jazzfest #live #thingstodo

“complicated horse emergency research” joins @bigfreedia , @theembassystudio , @thegreenproject & more for our 4th Annual Masked Ball - Thursday Feb 13! Early Bird tix are in effect now... . . . #salvage #artparty #mardigras #mask #costume #foundobject #trashtotreasure #reclaimed #benefit #carnival #neworleans #bywater

Airlift seeks a freelance Graphic Designer for print posters, handbills and digital assets! Please email contact, portfolio link and rate to info@neworleansairlift.org ! . . . #work #werk #jobopportunity #neworleans #remote #artist #design

Sunny & mid-60s today! Visit the Village after today’s #saints game for #happyhour & a special Musician Guide appearance 3:30-5:30 from @thebyandbymusic ! #allages & #puppers welcome ! . . . #sundayfunday #thingstodo #bywater #onetimeinnola #livemusic #artbreak #soundart #neworleans #saintssunday #musicbox

Coming up soon! Please direct inquiries to the email posted :) . . . #shopping #costume #carnival #vintage #artmarket #bywater #freethingstodo #neworleans #mardigras #mardigrascostume #musicbox

Playtime during our Snow Ball last year! . . . 📸: @danileal__ / “snow” by @katemccurdy . . #snowball #tropicalwinter #musicbox #allages #neworleans #explore

Today’s Musician Guide @anniegaia_ ! The sun came out :) see you at the #musicboxvillage ! Check out calendar at musicboxvillage.com/calendar for daily details to plan your visit ... . . #neworleans #soundart #thingstodo #sundayfunday #bywater #sculpturegarden #allages

We’re open weekends all thru January! Updates on #Musician Guides , weather & #culinary pop-ups at our site calendar (musicboxvillage.com/calendar) . . . #weekends #sculpturegarden #artsite #atlasobscura #neworleans

And the #superband performing Saturday with @nicholaspayton & @thinktank20 ... @sashamasakowski , @cliffhines & Kings of Brass / @kob_nola !! Another legendary lineup laying hands on the Music Boxes ... . . . #neworleansbrassband #neworleansmusic #thisweekend #seasonfinale #lastchance #visitneworleans #livemusic #concert #experimental #moments

We’re cohosting a #free #storytelling #workshop this Saturday with our friends at @bastioncommunity. @mothstories will be in #new Orleans offering their workshop along with a year of access to #moth events around the city! Lunch is provided! And follow us to the #musicbox for our last show of the season! Need not be a #military #veteran to participate.

Today’s #musician Guides : @juliekodell & @fannyfufu ! Leading you in play from 3:30-5:30... food by @the_spottedtongue #filipino #popup ! . . . #musicbox #openhours #playtime #jellytoast #neworleans #bywater #sculpturegarden

Sign up in person during Open Hours today and tomorrow - or online until midnight #cybermonday and get a bonus blanket! Give the gift of our exciting Spring Performances and unlimited visits to the Music Box! . Details at musicboxvillage.com/support ! . #blackfridaydeals #becomeamember #supportyourlocal #cozytime

Over 40 artists converge for our last Market of the year! Pick up #Musicbox Spring Gift Memberships for everyone you love, and Season Tix for the ones you *really* love. . . . #artmarket #free #sundayfunday #neworleans #visitneworleans #holidays #giftidea #onesizefitsall #shopping