(NEW ORLEANS, LA) – Houma guitar hero Tab
Benoit, the legacy-continuing Allman-Betts Band, swamp-blues master Kenny Neal, R&B “swing”
singer Tucka, slide guitar maestro Sonny Landreth, soul
belter Erica Falls, harmonica ace Johnny Sansone, guitar
shredder Jonathon Boogie Long, gospel legends the Zion
Harmonizers and New Orleans blues favorite Little Freddie
King are just a few of the great artists who will perform at the 14th
annual Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival.
The Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival is
an award-winning event, with two stages of music, a dozen of the best barbecue
vendors in the region and a huge arts market. The 14th edition of this
community celebration of Southern soul is bound to be one for the record books.
Admission is free! This is, after all, an
event produced and presented by the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation
– the nonprofit that owns Jazz Fest and uses the proceeds from that
world-famous festival for free, year-round programs in education, economic
development and cultural enrichment.
2019 Crescent City Blues &
BBQ Festival Music Schedule:
Friday, Oct. 18 5:30 p.m. to 6:45
p.m. Luther Kent & Trick Bag
7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tab
Saturday, Oct. 19
St. Charles Avenue Stage: 12 p.m. to 1
Brother Tyrone & the Mind Benders
2:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Jonathon Boogie Long
4:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. Kenny Neal
7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Camp Street Stage
11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Gregg Martinez & the Delta Kings
1 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Lynn
3:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Erica
5:45 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 20
St. Charles Avenue Stage:
12 p.m. to 1
& the Broadsides
2:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m. Guitar Lightning Lee
4:30 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. Sonny
7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Tucka
Camp Street Stage 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Zion
1 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Keith Stone &
3:15 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Mason Ruffner
5:45 p.m. to 7 p.m. Little Freddie