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Mardi Gras AC brings New Orleans headliners to Wednesday night concerts on the Boardwalk
Tony Mart Presents some of the finest and most popular headliners in New Orleans music today at Mardi Gras AC in August.
On August 7 one of the greatest New Orleans funky jam bands today, Galactic, will perform a 90 minute free concert with the sultry and scintillating Erica Falls as featured lead vocalist. The three hour plus concert festival will include a performance by Peter More and the 2018 Press of AC Band of the Year, Quasimodo‘s Bride kicking it all off at seven.
On August 14 Johnny Sansone‘s Jersey Gumbo Spectacular will include a tribute to the late great Dr. John, Art “Papa Funk“ Neville and the legendary Allen Toussaint in a big band performance by John Papa Gros Funk. Johnny Sansone will bring his award winning songs to a performance with his band including John Fohl who played with Dr. John for 10 years. This is what Mardi Gras is all about!
On August 21 there will be a special 8 PM late start concert starring two time Grammy award winner Terrance Simien and the Zydeco Experience performing the sweet world music and Louisiana Zydeco that have made him one of the top performers in those genres of music.
The Tony Mart Tribute Fest, August 28, includes Remember Jones’ Tribute to Queen and their tribute to Joe Cocker, Leon Russell and Mad Dogs and Englishmen as well as an exciting high-powered performance of their signature songs
The tribute spectacular on August 28 begins with one of the premier Beatles Tributes in the world today, the Weeklings featuring Glen Burtnik who performed on Broadway in Beatlemania and regularly with Stix and the Electric Light Orchestra.
Mardi Gras AC has it’s finale on September 4 when one of the greatest classic pop bands in the world, the Cowsills, perform along with our own Jersey Shore rock and soul guitar hero, Billy Walton and his band.
It’s all happening at Kennedy Plaza Wednesdays at 7 PM
See the stars for free at Mardi Gras AC
Let the Good Times Roll!
- Occurred Wednesday, August 14th, 2019 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm