New Orleans North

hosted by Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce & Industry

6th Annual New Orleans North – Friday, June 9

New Orleans North is an early summer outdoor Mardi Gras-style event. It features bands, beer tents, and Cajun Food. The New Orleans atmosphere is enhanced with Hurricane drinks, a stilt walker, jugglers and other street performers.

Admissions:

  • Must be 21 or over
  • $7 pre-sale admission
  • $10 at the door
  • Open to the public
  • Stop into the Joliet Chamber office, 63 N. Chicago Street in downtown Joliet
  • A percentage of the proceeds will support local charities

Outdoor Festival Location:

  • Downtown Joliet N. Chicago St./Van Burren
  • Parking available on downtown street/lots, public parking garages on Ottawa & Scott Streets
2017 Entertainment Schedule

NEW ORLEANS OWN PAUL SANCHEZ with Bonerama’s Brass Section

Featuring:
Craig Klein, Mark Mullins, Matt Perrine
Carlo Nuccio
John Condron
Also Performing THE BIG LAGNIAPPE

In an effort to truly mirror the streets of New Orleans, our event will also feature carious performers:

  • Stilt Walker
  • Live Music
  • Mime
  • Fire Eating Performer
  • LED Hula Hoop Circus Performance
2017 Food Court Vendors

Food Court features:

  • Pineapple Bowls
  • Bo’s Bacon Cheeseburgers
  • Loaded Tots
  • Conewich Breadcones
  • Ribs
  • Pork Sandwich
  • Brisket Sandwich
  • Beans & Slaw
  • Soft Shell Crab Po’ Boy
  • Chicken-Andoville Po’ Boy
  • Gumbo
  • Prochetta
  • Pizza
  • Hot Chips
  • Beignet
  • Cheesecake
  • Shaved Ice
  • N’awlins Style BBQ Shrimp
  • Red Beans ‘n Rice (Vegetarian & GF) or w/Andouille
  • Banana’s Foster Cake
2017 Street Vendors

Street Vendors:

  • Nothing Bundt Cakes
  • New Orleans North T-shirts by Suburban Tees Screen Printing & Embroidery
  • Wish Upon A Star
  • Custom made jewelry by Something Different by Vivian
  • Bags & Boxes
  • Chicagoland Speedway
  • Rock In Roe Boutique
  • Designs by Joyce Boutique
BUY TICKETSTickets may be also purchased at the following:

  • Joliet Chamber
    63 N. Chicago St., Joliet
  • TCBY Frozen Yogurt
    930 Brook Forest Ave., Shorewood
  • Great American Bagel
    1101 Essington Rd., Joliet
  • Johansen & Anderson Heating/Cooling
    925 Plainfield Rd., Joliet
  • First Midwest Bank
    2801 W. Jefferson St., Joliet
  • ConEcepts
    Louis Joliet Mall, across from movie theater
  • Providence Bank & Trust
    1007 Brookforest Ave./Rt. 59., Shorewood, IL

EVENT SPONSORS


TENT SPONSORS


KOOZIE SPONSOR


BEER TENT SPONSORS


VOLUNTEER SPONSOR


WELCOME SPONSOR


BEAD SPONSOR


OPEN MIC SPONSOR


HOSPITALITY SPONSOR


BOURBON STREET SPONSOR

 

 

 


STREET VENDOR SPONSOR

 


ACOUSTIC STAGE SPONSOR

 

 

ADDITIONAL SPONSORS

Zydeco Sponsors
Alpha Media USA
Silver Cross Hospital
Heritage Corridor CVB
Voyager Media

Cajun Sponsors
University of St. Francis
Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center
Kavanagh Grumley & Gorbold, LLC.
The Private Bank
Beaver Creek Enterprises, Inc.
The Wingate Hotel

Crawfish Sponsors
Heartland Bank & Trust
Joliet Junior College
Polley’s Garage
Joliet Area Community Hospice
Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home
Abri Credit Union
Wermer Rogers Doran & Ruzon, LLC.
Patricia Simpson, O.D.
Future Diagnostic Group


COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Bob Peters
ATA National Title Group

Catherine Yanikoski Adamowski
Cathedral Area Preservation Association

Clay Johnson
Joliet Technologies L.L.C.

Donnie Chestnutt
Providence Bank & Trust

Jeff Thompson
Northern Insurance

John Simpson
Frank Burla & Sons Builders, Inc.

Ken Plante
Plante & Associates, Inc

Kim Cunnea
Providence Bank & Trust

Loren Yaksich
United Way of Will County

Monica Bibian
D’Arcy Automobiles

Mr. Christopher Adler
Adler Roofing and Sheet Metal, Inc.

Mr. Lindsey Heavener
City of Joliet

Mr. Michael D Hennessy
United Way of Will County

Mr. Rick Cronholm
Johansen & Anderson, Inc.

Rick Waggoner
Hometown National Bank

Rosie Verdin
Midland States Bank – Joliet Branches

Tom Grotovsky
Great American Bagel

Tom Grutzius
City of Joliet

N. Chicago St. Van Buren