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Free Festival at The O2
Celebrating New Orleans Music and Culture on
24 & 25 October 2008
This is a FREE EVENT and no tickets are needed! Just check out our schedule and turn up on the day!
The unmistakable sounds, sights, tastes and styles of New Orleans are set to descend on London later this year when, for two days in October, The O2 will become home to Festival New Orleans. Coinciding with the New Orleans Saints' official NFL game against the San Diego Chargers at Wembley, London is preparing for one of the largest ever celebrations of New Orleans music and culture outside of Louisiana and the USA.
As well as performances from over 20 bands and musicians direct from New Orleans free undercover two day event will feature Louisiana food demonstrations, the Mardis Gras Indians and a host of authentic New Orleans attractions, including a recreation of the French Quarter's famous Bourbon Street.
The O2 will present music, performance arts, dancing, traditional New Orleans style cuisine and more besides across three stages and one performance area.