When: Feb. 1-2 2013
Fitz and the Tantrums headlines Family Gras, a festival along the Carnival parade route in Metairie. The indie/soul band is joined by Soul Asylum, Creedence Clearwater Revisited (featuring the original Creedence members not named Fogerty), Amanda Shaw and Katie Armiger. Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, Blues Traveler and others perform Saturday. Music is scheduled before the arrival of parades both nights.