(New Orleans, La.) - Organizers of Bacchus Bash 2017, the popular, day-long Mardi Gras tradition that precedes the renowned Bacchus Super Krewe, today released the official schedule for this year's music entertainment. The star-studded lineup includes live music by Flow Tribe, The TopCats, Category 6, Big Sam's Funky Nation and DJ Mannie Fresh. The free block party, which annually attracts thousands of parade-goers, kicks off at noon on Sunday, February 26 at Generations Hall located at 310 Andrew Higgins Drive.
Main Stage Outside
- 12:30 p.m. - 2 p.m. - Big Sam's Funky Nation
- 2:30 p.m. - 4 p.m. - Category 6
- 4:30 p.m. - 6 p.m. - Flow Tribe
- 6:30 p.m. - 8 p.m. - TopCats
Bacchus Bash always takes place the Sunday before Fat Tuesday, and it is an indoor/outdoor party that showcases several stages, some of the city's best local music and great drink specials. This year's Bacchus Bash also features DJ Scene, DJ Wixx and DJ TAF. The Ugly Dog Saloon will provide several tasty food options.
The block party is free and open to the public. VIP tickets are available for $75 each at metronightclubneworleans.com and include a premium open bar, access to the outdoor grandstand and private rooms and bathrooms inside.
About Generations Hall
Generations Hall is the premier entertainment establishment in New Orleans popular warehouse district. Generations Hall is a historic 36,000 square foot venue that has been revamped from a warehouse into New Orleans' most popular event facility. The surroundings are lavish with a multitude of VIP lounge areas, intricate lighting and a state-of the art sound system.