Headliners including Village People, Blood, Sweat and Tears featuring Bo Bice of American Idol fame, The Romantics, Zebra, Bonerama with George Porter Jr. and others perform at the Louisiana Seafood Festival Sept. 2-4 at New Orleans City Park's Festival Grounds.
More than 20 restaurants and food trucks will sell food at the festival, including Acme Oyster House, The Blue Crab Restaurant & Oyster Bar, Cafe Giovanni, Dat Dog, Drago's Seafood Restaurant, Galatoire's Restaurant, Luke, Miss Linda Green the Ya-Ka-Mein Lady, Red Fish Grill, Voleo's Seafood Restaurant, Woody's Fish Tacos and others.
The festival's hours are 3 p.m. to 11 p.m. Friday, Sept. 2 and 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 3-4. Advance tickets are $8 per day and weekend passes are $22. Children under 55 inches get in free when accompanied by a paying adult. Beginning Sept. 2, individual tickets will be $10 and weekend tickets will be $25.
The festival drew 56,000 attendees last year, Louisiana Hospitality Foundation Vice President Glen Armantrout said in a released statement. The festival is a fundraiser for the Louisiana Hospitality Foundation, which organizes the event.