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Sticky and Sweet – The 2016 Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival

2016 Crescent City Blues & Bbq Festival logoCrescent City Blues & BBQ Festival is an annual N’awlins celebration of two things that just about everyone can agree on as worthy of adulation: delicious, hot barbecue and equally hot live Blues performances: October 14th through the 16th, 2016!

A beloved free festival held downtown in Lafayette Square Park, the 11th annual Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival is set to present such icons of the Blues as Taj Mahal, Tab Benoit, Jon Cleary & the Absolute Monster Gentlemen, The Suffers, Nikki Hill and many others!

2016 Crescent City Blues & Bbq Festival - Louisiana bbq!More than music, as the festival title implies, the other stars of the festival will be on your plate. Local chefs and restaurants will be on hand to serve up some of the best Louisiana-style barbecue you’ll find at any event.

There will even be vegetarian, vegan, and yes, gluten-free options on hand!

A third aspect of the Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival, the voluminous, local arts market will also be back this year. Come browse the booths of some of the region’s best, hand-made art and household items. The arts market is a great place ot pick up those early, one-of-a-kind holiday gift items!

Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival Schedule
Friday, Oct 14
5:30pm to 6:45pm – The Suffers
7pm to 8:30pm – Tab Benoit

Saturday, Oct 15
On the St. Charles Stage –
12pm to 1pm – Colin Lake
2:15pm to 3:15pm – Nikki Hill
4:30pm to 5:45pm – Jon Cleary & the Absolute Monster Gentlemen
7pm to 8:30pm – Taj Mahal

On the Camp Street Stage –
11am to 12pm – Jimmy “Duck” Holmes
1pm to 2:15pm – Jontavious Willis
3:15pm to 4:30pm – Walter “Wolfman” Washington & the Roadmasters
5:45pm to 7pm – Alvin Youngblood Hart & Muscle Theory

2016 Crescent City Blues & Bbq Festival - Live Blues!Sunday, Oct 16
On the St. Charles Stage –
12pm to 1pm – Smoky Greenwell
2:15pm to 3:15pm – Little Freddie King
4:30pm to 5:45pm – Tyree Neal
7pm to 8:30pm – Tucka

On the Camp Street Stage –
11am to 12pm – Lil Poochie & Hezekiah Early
1pm to 2:15pm – Benny Turner
3:15pm to 4:30pm – Johnny Sansone
5:45pm to 7pm – Cedric Burnside Project

Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival

October 14-16, 2016
Lafayette Square Park
540 St. Charles Ave, New Orleans
For more information: www.jazzandheritage.org/blues-fest

Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival Lodging
Three days of live music and good eats is enough to wear anyone out – you’re going to need somewhere to sleep it off. Have we got the solution for you! Nothing beats a locally owned and operated New Orleans Bed and Breakfast Inn. When you stay with one of us, you’re getting lodging that includes great breakfasts, lush accommodations, and tips on where to go, when from real locals. Why on earth would you stay anywhere else?

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