NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Organizers of Bacchus Bash 2019, the day-long party that precedes the renowned Bacchus parade, announced the entertainment lineup for this year’s Mardi Gras extravaganza. The free, annual block party kicks off at noon on Sunday, March 3 at Generations Hall on 310 Andrew Higgins Blvd..
Bacchus Bash 2019 will feature Mannie Fresh, Bag of Donuts, The TopCats, Category 6 and many others. The Warehouse District block party, which has become one of New Orleans’ biggest Mardi Gras traditions, takes place the Sunday before Fat Tuesday. The indoor/outdoor party showcases several stages, some of the city’s best local bands and great Mardi Gras drink specials. This year’s Bacchus Bash will also feature multiple DJs including DJ Wixx and DJ TAF.
Full Schedule of Performances:
|Noon – 1 p.m.||DJ Wixx|
|1-2:30 p.m.||Paris Avenue|
|3-4:30 p.m.||Category 6|
|7-8:30 p.m.||Bag of Donuts|
|8:30-Til||Mannie Fresh, DJ Scene and other DJs TBA|
The outdoor/indoor block party is free and open to the public, but VIP tickets are available for $100 each and include access to the outdoor grandstand, a premium open bar and a private indoor area with bathrooms. Anyone interested in purchasing VIP tickets should visit TheMetroNOLA.com or GenerationsHall.com.
Started in the 1980s, Bacchus Bash, a 14-hour long celebration, always precedes the renowned Bacchus parade and offers patrons the opportunity to watch the super Krewe of Bacchus in VIP fashion.