Come out this Weekend for BBQ Contest and Battle of the Bands Fundraiser

On Friday, November 1 and Saturday, November 2, Pontchartrain Landing will host the Crescent City BBQ Cook-off. As part of this event, the Gentilly Civic Improvement Association is hosting a Jambalaya Cooking Contest and a Battle of Bands. The Jambalaya competition will take place from 4 to 10pm on Friday, November 1. From noon to 4:30pm on Saturday, November 2, GCIA will host the Battle of Bands, were people will compete for a recording session and CD protection provided by Music Shed Studios.


These events will all take place at Pontchartrain Landing, which is located on the Gentilly waterfront along the Industrial Canal at 6001 France Road. Admission for these events is $5 per day or $8 for the weekend for individuals and $12 per day or $18 for the weekend for a family of four. For more information about these events or how to compete, please email or visit GCIA’s facebook page.


Here is more information on the weekend’s events:

BBQ & Battle of Bands Fundraiser


For more information on the Battle of Bands competition, please check out this flyer (Note: Battle of Bands submission has been extended to Wed, Oct 30):

Battle of the Bands


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