7th Annual New Orleans North – Friday, June 8
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.
- Must be 21 or over
- $7 pre-sale admission – Buy your tickets online today!
- $10 at the door
- Open to the public
- Stop into the Joliet Chamber office, 63 N. Chicago Street in downtown Joliet
- Tickets may also be purchased at the following businesses:
- TCBY Frozen Yogurt, 930 Brookforest (Rt. 59)
- Johansen & Anderson, 925 Plainfield Rd.
- Great American Bagel, 1101 Essington Rd.
- First Midwest Bank (Jefferson & Infantry branch)
- David Nelson Jewelers, 1312 W. Jefferson St.
- 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
SPONSOR NEW ORLEANS NORTH
Contact us A.S.A.P To Become a Sponsor
For additional information, or to become a sponsor, please contact: Mary Jaworski at the Joliet Chamber of Commerce. Phone: (815) 727-5371 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING OR TICKET SHARING?
We are seeking friendly, smiling faces to volunteer at New Orleans North! Volunteers are asked to help at entrance gates, sell drink tickets, serve cold beverages and more! As a thank you for helping, volunteers are welcome to attend the festival at no charge!
Looking for a simple way to earn extra money for your charity, club or organization? Consider selling tickets to one of downtown Joliet’s well attended festivals – New Orleans North. For every $7 pre-sale ticket sold by your club receive back $2.00!
2018 Festival Poster
We are excited to offer our fans a rare opportunity to purchase one of a limited quantity of signed and numbered New Orleans North 2018 Festival posters by Joliet artist Ruben Calderon.
This is our first year doing this, and these prints are sure to grow in value. Perfect for your office or on your wall at home. The poster will be 22″ x 28″, unframed. The cost is $35.00.
Please click the link to reserve your copy. Prints will be available for pick up only in a few weeks at the Chamber office. Check back for pick up time.
This pre-sale offer is only good while supplies last, and will go quick!
Thanks for your support and we will see you on June 8th. Limit 5 per person.
2018 Entertainment Schedule
Main Stage Performances:
New Orleans’ Own PAUL SANCHEZ with the Joliet Road Show
Joliet Native Miss Sophie Lee & the Parish Suites
Local Favorites The Big Lagniappe
In an effort to truly mirror the streets of New Orleans, our event will also feature various performers:
- Stilt Walker
- Live Music
- Fire Eating Performer
- LED Hula Hoop Circus Performance
2018 Food Court Vendors
Food Court Menu:
- Crawfish Boil
- Pork Sandwich
- Brisket Sandwich
- Beans & Slaw
- Soft Shell Crab Po’ Boy
- Chicken-Andoville Po’ Boy
- King Cake
- Bundt Cakes
Food Provided By:
- Big Fish Grille / Big Bash Catering
- Parmesans Wood Stone Pizza
- Chuck’s Southern Comfort Cafe
- King Cake Girls
- Fire Water BBQ
- N’Awlins Edibles
- Angeli’s Restaurant
- Nothing Bundt Cakes
- Cheesecakes by James
2018 Street Vendors
- New Orleans North T-shirts
- Custom made jewelry by Something Different by Vivian
- Bags & Boxes
- Chicagoland Speedway
- Touched by Natalga
New Orleans North Countdown
2018 EVENT SPONSORS
BEER TENT SPONSORS
ARTIST / FAIR SPONSOR
BOURBON STREET SPONSOR
ROVING ENTERTAINMENT SPONSOR
ACOUSTIC STAGE SPONSOR
Facebook Live Feed Sponsors
Jerrie's Dogs & Fries
Double J Sports Bar
Alpha Media USA
Silver Cross Hospital
Heritage Corridor CVB
University of St. Francis
CIBC Bank USA
Beaver Creek Enterprises, Inc.
R Berti Building Solutions
Catholic Education Foundation
Joliet Fraternal Order of Police
Heartland Bank & Trust
Joliet Junior College
Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home
Abri Credit Union
Wermer Rogers Doran & Ruzon, LLC.
Patricia Simpson, O.D.
Caton Commerical Real Estate
State Representative Larry Walsh Jr.
ATA National Title Group
Catherine Yanikoski Adamowski
Cathedral Area Preservation Association
Joliet Technologies L.L.C.
Providence Bank & Trust
Frank Burla & Sons Builders, Inc.
Plante & Associates, Inc
Providence Bank & Trust
The Voyager Group
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.
Hometown National Bank
Midland States Bank - Joliet Branches
Great American Bagel