The event benefits a program that provides new, high-quality
musical instruments for New Orleans area music programs, and it features food, a silent auction and a concert with Galactic, Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue, BIGI (Ivan Neville, George Porter Jr., Ian Neville and Russell Batiste) and others. There's also an outdoor events including the Wall of Fame induction ceremony and a battle of the marching bands. Tickets $40 general admission, $200 VIP admission. Outdoor events start at 6 p.m., concert at 8:30 p.m.