Celebrating 19 years, the Gretna Heritage Festival features seven stages with performances by international entertainers along with some of Louisiana’s finest and favorites this weekend, October 4th, 5th and 6th! Local eats will feature a wide array of cultural cuisine and include a German Beer Garden and Italian Village. A large selection of arts and crafts will be available along with rides and entertainment for the kids. A free shuttle is offered, with free parking from Westside Shopping Center, Oakwood Center and behind Academy Sporting Goods to the festival grounds. Ferry rides are also free from the Canal Street Ferry Dock to the Gretna Ferry Landing. Headliners at this year’s event include Earth, Wind & Fire, ZZ Top and Chicago.
Visit http://www.gretnafest.com/ for more information.