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Marley Gras Festival

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  • 1201 South Rampart St, New Orleans, LA 70113 | P: (504) 344-9474
  • 1201 South Rampart St, New Orleans, LA 70113
    P: (504) 344-9474
  • 1201 South Rampart St
    New Orleans, LA 70113
    P: (504) 344-9474
  • Dates 02/09/2019
  • Location Central City BBQ, 1201 South Rampart St
  • Time 1:00 PM to 9:00 PM
  • Price $20 for General Admission, $70 for VIP

Mardi Gras + Jamaica = Marley Gras

New Orleans and Jamaican culture are so intertwined that it's only fitting that we have a festival that beautifully blends the two together. Marley Gras celebrates both in a way that only New Orleans can, seamlessly blending Reggae with Brass and Bounce, Jerk chicken with Ya-ka-mein and gumbo, and handmade arts and crafts from New Orleans and Jamaica every February.

Usually, there are 2 stages with multiple acts, numerous food vendors serving creative Caribbean dishes and fun cocktails to wash it all down.

The Jerk Chicken Festival is a funky fusion of Jamaican musical and culinary traditions with the rich culture of New Orleans Carnival!