Algiers Folk Art Festival

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  • Presented By: Algiers Folk Art Zone & Blues Museum
  • Dates: November 4, 2017
  • Location: Algiers Folk Art Zone & Blues Museum
  • Time: 1:00 PM to 7:00 PM
  • Price: free

On Saturday, Nov. 4 from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m., the Algiers Folk Art Zone & Blues Museum will host the sixth annual Algiers Folk Art Festival. A showcase of regional folk art, the free event will feature artists’ tents, live musical entertainment, and food-truck concessions.

Music includes the Brian Murray Traditional Jazz Band, Paul Sanchez, Little Freddie King, Bruce Sunpie Barnes, and the Confetti Park Players.

Children’s arts & crafts will be provided by Confetti Kids, a non-profit organization that helps maintain neighborhood playgrounds and hosts kid-friendly events in Algiers Point.

Concessions will include specialty items by New Orleans’ area food trucks, plus beer, wine, and soft drinks.

Funds raised will be used toward enhancing the Zone’s programming and facilities as well as creating initiatives for increased visibility to self-taught artists.