New Orleans North

Saturday, September 11, 2021

hosted by Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce & Industry

10th Annual New Orleans North

NEW DATE: Saturday, September 11th  |  5:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m.

New Orleans North is an early summer outdoor Mardi Gras-style event that will be hosted this fall because of pandemic precautions. 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
  • Open to the public
  • No pets allowed
  • Stop into the Joliet Chamber office, 116 N. Chicago Street, Suite 110 in downtown Joliet
  • A percentage of the proceeds will support local charities
  • Will Call tickets will be available for pick up at the Chicago & Clinton Street Entrance Gate

Purchase Your Ticket(s) Today Here

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: Kelly Baltas at the Joliet Chamber of Commerce. Phone: (815) 727-5371 or Email: kbaltas@jolietchamber.com

INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING OR TICKET SHARING?

VOLUNTEER

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!

TICKET SHARING

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 $10 pre-sale ticket sold by your club receive back $2.00!

2021 Entertainment Schedule

Main Stage:

John Condron and the Old Gang Orchestra

Alex Hoffer Band

Big Lagniappe

Alley Stage:

Cheryl Rodey

David Francis

Ray Hall

Crooked Tails

David Drilling

In an effort to truly mirror the streets of New Orleans, our event will also feature Stilt Walkers entertaining the crowd throughout the evening!

2021 Food Court Vendors

Station One Smokehouse – Jalepeno Cheddar Chicago Dogs, A quarter Smoked Chicken with Alabama sauce, smoked brisket sliders, watermelon salad

Soul Kantina – Chicken/Steak/Veggie pineapple bowls, Loaded fries with choice of steak or chicken

Supermercado – Tacos, Burritos, Quesadillas 

Go Doggy Run – Hot Dogs, Cheeseburgers, Italian Beef, Tacos, Mexican Corn, Walking Tacos

Keep Checking Back for Updated Vendors!

2021 Street Vendors

Something Different – Jewelry, Purses, and Furniture

Leveled Up Event Venue & Design – Hats and 360 degree photo booth

Glitter & Sip – Face Gems and Glitter, Hair Gems, Glittered Tattoos, and Facemasks

Touched by Natalga – Body Butter, Bath Bombs, Sugar Scrubs, and Soaps

Thompson's Tap

Van Buren Street will transform into a New Orleans style open air beer garden. Seating, live jazz music, and dueling piano’s will entertain guests.

A brand new area in memory of one of our festival founders, sure to add one more opportunity of excitement during the festival!

Entertainment provided by Windy City Dueling Piano’s

New Orleans North Countdown

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TENT SPONSORS

Hawk Joliet Logo
Midland Bank logo
Silver Cross Hospital Logo
Hands of Hope Logo

KOOZIE SPONSOR

CSS logo
Rise Logo

BEER TENT SPONSORS

Adler Roofing Logo
Joliet Electric Motors Logo
WRDR

VOLUNTEER SPONSORS

ARTIST EXHIBIT SPONSORS

DRINK TICKET SPONSORS

WRIST BAND SPONSOR

HOSPITALITY SPONSOR

Joliet City Center Partnership

BOURBON ST. SPONSOR

Exxonmobile logo
Heritage Corridor Logo
JCA logo
Providence Bank Logo
Industry Tap House Logo

SIGNAGE SPONSOR

ROVING ENTERTAINMENT SPONSOR

ALLEY STAGE SPONSOR

Rotary Club of Joliet logo

ALLEY SPONSOR

Chicago Stemcell Therapy logo

BEAD SPONSOR

THOMPSON’S TAP SPONSOR

ADDITIONAL SPONSORS

Welcome Sponsors

Syl's Chophouse

Nicor Energy Efficiency Program

First Secure Community Bank

Live Feed Sponsor

               Comfort First Heating & Cooling

Cajun Sponsors

SaveOn

Midland States Bank

Chicago Billboards

ItisAmazing

Northern Illinois Steel Supply Company

Joliet Mayor Bob O'Dekirk

Beaver Creek Enterprises

Crawfish Sponsors

Joliet Junior College

Polley's Garage

Caton Commerical Real Estate

Joliet Bank & Trust

PowerCare Rehabilitation

Ragusa's Promo Advertising

Window World

TCBY Frozen Yogurt

Blackburn Giegerich Sonntag Funeral Home

T-Shirt Sponsors

Abri Credit Union

St. Mary Magdalene Church

St. Bernard Catholic Church

Chicago Stem Therapy

Chicago Stem Cell Therapy and Pain Management Institute

Bank Financial

Three Rivers Construction Alliance

Barrett Boutique

COMMITTEE MEMBERS

Catherine Adamowski

Chris Adler
Adler Roofing & Sheet Metal

Donnie Chestnutt
Greater Joliet Area YMCA

Rick Cronholm
Johansen & Anderson, Inc.

Kim Cunnea
Providence Bank & Trust

John Gillmann
Hometown National Bank

Tom Grotovsky
Great American Bagel

Clay Johnson

Eric Loula
Louis Joliet Mall

Ken Plante
Plante & Associates

John Simpson
Frank Burla & Sons Builders

Mary & Paul Jaworski

Marcus Mars
CCS

Lori Carmine</br />
City of Joliet

Ray Boutte</br />
CITGO

Jeff Pierson</br />
Pierson Consulting

Rick Waggoner
Hometown National Bank