announced the music lineup and schedule for its Oct. 7-9 festival in downtown Grenta. Kool and the Gang performs Friday night. Lynyrd Skynyrd headlines Saturday, and Melissa Etheridge and LeAnn Rimes perform Sunday. The lineup also includes Lost Bayou Ramblers, Rockin' Dopsie Jr. and the Zydeco Twisters, Ivan Neville and Dumpstaphunk, Amanda Shaw, New Orleans Suspects and others. The full schedule is here
The festival features six music stages, amusement rides, craft and food vendors and more. The festival grounds cover 25 blocks in Gretna surrounding Huey P. Long Avenue. Tickets are $20 at the gate or $45 for a weekend pass; advance purchase single tickets are $15 and weekend passes are $35.