Gentilly Fest organizers: TS Karen won’t stop the festival

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(from Gentilly Fest) – Tropical Storm Karen may be threatening the Gulf Coast this weekend, but Gentilly Fest, Inc. representatives have issued a statement that the tropical storm won’t stop the 2013 Gentilly Festival. Set-up crews and vendors are still in Gentilly setting up for this weekend’s fest. Visitors to the festival are advised to take all necessary precautions to ensure their personal safety.

The festival takes place in Pontchartrain Park playground located at the corner of Press & Prentiss

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