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2018 Algiers Fest

posted Oct 2, 2018, 2:20 PM by Algiers Neighborhood Presidents Council   [ updated Oct 2, 2018, 2:20 PM ]


2018 Algiers Fest ∙ Saturday∙ October 6

New Orleans, La. – Algiers Development District AND Algiers Development Corporation, are pleased to present the Fourth Annual Algiers Fest on Saturday, October 6, 2018.  This event celebrating our military, and our community, takes place at Federal City in Algiers from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm. The family-friendly festival is free and open to the public and will feature live music, food trucks, drinks, and an array of children’s activities for all ages.

“The military has been part of our history in New Orleans for over a hundred years. Algiers Fest is the only festival in New Orleans honoring our military on an annual basis.  Our teams at New Orleans Riverside at Federal City take great pride in inviting the community of Greater New Orleans to share with us in celebrating our military community on October 6, 2018.” said Kathy Lynn Honaker, Executive Director for the organizations who run the Festival.

To honor the military, there will be hourly raffle giveaways to active duty military personnel.  The music kicks off at 11am and continues until 7:00 p.m., with DJ Kenny Martinez entertaining between sets. See below for the full lineup:


Jon Cleary w/ Spec Guest Walter Wolfman Washington                                5:30pm -7:00pm

Geno Delafose and French Rocking Boogie                                                  3:45pm -5:00pm

Hot 8 Brass Band                                                                                          2:00pm-3:15pm

Little Freddie King                                                                                        12:30pm-1:30pm

Casme Barnes                                                                                               11:30am-12:00pm

Marine Corps band                                                                                       11:00am-11:30pm


WHAT:             2018 Algiers Fest

WHEN:            Saturday, October 6 – 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.

WHERE:         New Orleans Riverside at Federal City, 2500 General Meyer Ave at Shirley Drive

MORE INFO:   FREE & open to the public! All ages, family friendly. No outside food or beverage.

 http://algiersdevelopment.com/     www.facebook.com/algiersfest