The 2016 festival will feature several Second Line Parades led by the Hacienda Brass Band on Saturday, October 22! In fact, we will have an UMBRELLA DECORATING CONTEST with fantastic Louisiana prizes!
The festival's Opening Ceremony will begin on Saturday morning with a Second Line Parade led by LA Lt. Governor Billy Nungesser and all of the festival partners! Beginning at Artist Village, the parade will process to the Main Stage -- it's your opportunity to join in! You DO NOT want to miss this!
The band will also perform short sets at the Main Stage and in Artist Village on Saturday.