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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

@neworleansindependentfashion represents at our #Halloween #artmarket ! Their showcase takes place Oct. 24th at @happylandtheater ... our #Holiday Market lands Dec. 15 :) . . #fashion #makers #neworleans #indiedesigner #indiebeauty #musicbox

Today - @the_thalillama , @nacanica2018 and @fowlmouthnola bring #pumpkincurry #butterchicken #tamales #squash & more!! Today 12-5pm ... . . #neworleanseats #bywater #lunch #brunch #artmarket #sundayfunday

Join us 10-25 for @leylacello ‘s release performance for Capitalist Blues... early bird tix are still available for our 6 and 8pm shows! Don’t miss @nocreditnoproblem / @sousavision / @jason_mingledorff / Ben Polcer / Fan Fan / Topsy Chapman & Solid Harmony supporting for this one night only affair ... . . . #folk #blues #livemusic #neworleans #bywater #concert #soundart #musicbox #visitneworleans #travel #experimentalmusic #goingout #onetimeinnola 📸 @dearsarrah

This weekend we have a rare October Open Hours day on Saturday with musician guide @auroranealand at 3:30, and our #Halloween #Artmarket Sunday 12-5! @neworleansindependentfashion presents a mini catwalk show at 1pm from participating designers... and admission is #Free !! . . . #thisweekend #musicbox #neworleans #openhours #fashion #independentdesign #bywater #costume #contemporaryart #soundart #atlasobscura #explore #travel #sculpturegarden Our musician guides presented courtesy of @positivevibrationsfoundation ! 📸: @reversibleskirt

Just added! We’re so excited to see what Damo Suzuki and his Network of Sound Carriers can do in the Village. A few Early Bird tickets are available now! . . . #can #damosuzuki #damosuzukisnetwork #neworleans #bywater #soundart #experimentalmusic #musicbox

Look at this #goodboy posing perfect for another beautiful #musicbox #wedding ! #congratulations to the happy couple and their families & friends! . . . #bywater #celebrations #dogfriends #weddings #neworleans #offbeatbride 📸: @reversibleskirt

Thanks again to the incomparable @benni_control_station for his opening slot for @claudiosimonettisgoblin and their performance of #SUSPIRIA last week! Catch Benni AGAIN on Nov 2nd when we bring #DamoSuzukisNetwork to the #musicboxvillage! More info coming real soon!!!

Remember winter?! @cassandharp has graced the Music Box in productions like Coronation - a bee opera - and returns this Sunday for the first Twilight Serenade of the Fall! To order dinner, advance reservations are required! Show tix available at the door. . . . #teddystwilightserenade #sundayvibes #weekend #alfresco #neworleanseats #concert #musicalarchitecture #musicbox #bywater #visitneworleans #thingstodo #ensemble #livemusic

What a night with @snarkypuppy and @houseofwaters !! #soundart filling the Village. Join us again Sunday next weekend for #twilightserenade - a #supperclub under the stars with @phytonola & @pieceofmeatbutcher and a whole host of incredible musicians led by @fannyfufu !! . . . #neworleans #sundayfunday #neworleanseats #bbq #alfresco #dining #visitneworleans #thingstodo

Tonight! @neworleansindependentfashion #free Clothes Swap at @happylandtheater ! 3126 Burgundy Street/ 6-9pm :) Find out more about their October 24th Showcase, and Preview at our #Halloween Art Market on the 13th! . . #indiefashion #bywater #downtown #neworleans #thingstodo

Heroic side of the highway tire change!! Only 3 hours from home on what’s now a 13-hour drive (up from 7). #traveling #musicalarchitecture #mississippi #porchlife #musicbox #pilgrimagefestival

News about tomorrow’s show! We have less than 100 tickets left. Get yours online until midnight or until they run out! we do not recommend buying tickets from anyone but us - or a friend you already know who is transferring to you - beware of fake resellers! - we’ll have two food vendors and popcorn available! Please, no BYOB. Check out our special bar menu for this show! - our parking lot will be reserved for those who need special assistance and for drop-offs. Please bike or car service! . . #goblin #neworleans

This weekend Porch Life is on tour at @pilgrimagefestival in Tennessee with some of our team, including Alita (@reversibleskirt) pictured here celebrating at last years annual fundraiser. The rest of the houses are still here in the #musicboxvillage. Open Saturday and Sunday 10am-7pm. #porchlife #musicalarchitecture #weekend #neworleans #thingstodo #drinkspecials #happyhour #popup #bywater #outdoors #beergarden #wine

Some beautiful portraits in the Village thanks to @xistencephotography & @clandestineexperiences !! We’re open Saturday & Sunday this weekend 10 - 7 🌿 . . . #nature #sculpturegarden #greatoutdoors #musicbox #thisweekend #thingstodo #happyhour

This Tuesday!! Doors at 6 with @benni_control_station opening ... set up your picnic blanket & enjoy #Suspiria #livescore & a following set of original music too... warm up for next weekend’s @nolahorrorff with this one-night-only appearance! . . . . #outdoormovies #thingstodo #datenight #artfilm #horror #getthepopcorn #neworleansscene #essentialneworleans #visitneworleans #movies #livemusic #concert

Why do #teambuilding anywhere else when you can do it in the Music Box? Room for play, exuberance and improvisation turn us all into kids again together. @opensocietyfoundations really brought the talent tho!! . . . #conference #neworleans #retreat #tours #bywater #communicationthroughart #buildingbridges

@somefarawaybeach and Cody Hoover play the town at 3:30 today with a 4pm #happyhour !! Come down for this beautiful opening weekend ! . . . . #bywater #soundart #neworleansart #sundayfunday #dayoff #atlasobscura #experimentalmusic #explore #travel #discover #neworleans

We’re re-opening our doors this Saturday & Sunday! Visit 10-6 to #play #explore and make #noise ... schedule for the day includes #happyhour 10-12 & 4-6 - @nacanica2018 with #tamales & more starting at noon - #meschiyalake and #benpolcer & friends inaugurating our new @positivevibrationsfoundation Musician Guide program at 3:30! Perfect timing to hit the #Secondsaturday #artwalk on #stclaude afterward! . .You can now get advance admission / donate to Open Hours on our website- as well as at the Gate! #neworleans #thingstodo #musicbox #artproject #soundart #atlasobscura #artsite #saturday #thisweekend #openingsoon #bywater #neighborhood . Photo: the #DixieCups #Prospect #prospectbiennial

@snarkypuppy touches down in the Music Box for just one night! Tickets are already halfway to gone so snap yours up! 💫🎧🎼 . . . #snarkypuppy #instrumental #jazz #livemusic #neworleans #bywater #onenightonly #concert

We’re supporting the @neworleansindependentfashion showcase ! Bring your swap goodies to @happylandtheater and find out more about their October 24 presentation. They will be doing a mini walk at our October 13th Music Box Market! The Swap and Market are free to attend so come get your #fashion! . . #halloween #neworleans #shopping #vintage #costume #indiefashion #indiedesign #bywater #fashiondesign #artmarket

Excited to welcome back our longtime alumnae @mushfacekillah to open our Fall Season with some improv playtime and noise making in the Village - Opening Day September 14! She’s on 3:30 to 5:30 and Cody Hoover plays Sunday - both courtesy of @positivevibrationsfoundation bringing live musical guides to Open Hours throughout the Fall! Only five Open Hours Days this month - so get outchere!! . . . #september #musicbox #opening #saturday #meschiyalake #neworleans #livemusic #jazz

A moody shop pic of the Delphine House build - with @demilitia & @christianrepaal in his signature overalls - welders & builders of much of what you see all around you in the Village - It’s Christian’s birthday tomorrow - send him a shout! ♥️🤩🙌 . . #shop #welding #tinkering #throwback #neworleans #artisan

We cannot wait!! Tuesday Sept 24th #suspiria & @claudiosimonettisgoblin open our Fall Season with support from @benni_control_station - Yes!! Get 20% off this and future events with your Membership at www.musicboxvillage.com/support - while they last! . . . #perks #fall #bywater #neworleans #concert #goblin #argento #italian #film #outdoormovie #livemusic #visitneworleans #thingstodo #datenight

Beyond excited for the life’s work of @peachesnisker to get its @kampnagel_hamburg debut tonight! @neworleans.airlift and @musicbox.village were honored to have her in our world a couple of years ago and to play a part in the imagining of a work this huge! Airlift collaborators @fannyfufu, @harrisbrunious and dancers from @dancinggrounds including @chanicediante and @justine.m.ades_ are over there now bringing this incredible vision to life and we couldn’t be more proud of having connected all these amazing women! Special thanks as well to @tallulahfreeway @charlielemindu @ariellebrickman and all of the incredible folks we met along the way that really make the realization of Peaches shine! Additionally, thanks to @quintronnn and @christmasbear9 for the introductions way back when. Y’all are killing it! Kisses from all of us in the dirty dirty and congratulations all around!