WHAT: French Quarter Festival presented by Chevron

WHEN: Thursday, April 10th – Sunday, April 13th

WHERE: 21 Stages throughout the French Quarter.  Click here for festival map.

DETAILS: French Quarter Festival, the largest free music festival in the United States, kicks-off Thursday, April 10th with ‘Locals’ Lagniappe Day’.  Opening day highlights include musical performances by P.J. Morton, Tank and the Bangas, Irma Thomas, and BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet.  The opening night gala takes place at Antoine’s Restaurant from 8-10:30 p.m. with performances by Davell Crawford with special guests, and the New Orleans Moonshiners Trio.  Proceeds from the gala benefit the Roots of Music.

For more information contact Rebecca Sell at (504) 522-5730 or email rebecca@fqfi.org. Visit the French Quarter Festivals, Inc. website at fqfi.org for more information about the organization.