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.
- 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
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: email@example.com
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 $10 pre-sale ticket sold by your club receive back $2.00!
2021 Entertainment Schedule
John Condron and the Old Gang Orchestra
Alex Hoffer Band
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
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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
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
BEER TENT SPONSORS
ARTIST EXHIBIT SPONSORS
DRINK TICKET SPONSORS
WRIST BAND SPONSOR
BOURBON ST. SPONSOR
ROVING ENTERTAINMENT SPONSOR
ALLEY STAGE SPONSOR
THOMPSON’S TAP SPONSOR
Nicor Energy Efficiency Program
First Secure Community Bank
Live Feed Sponsor
Comfort First Heating & Cooling
Midland States Bank
Northern Illinois Steel Supply Company
Joliet Mayor Bob O'Dekirk
Beaver Creek Enterprises
Joliet Junior College
Caton Commerical Real Estate
Joliet Bank & Trust
Ragusa's Promo Advertising
TCBY Frozen Yogurt
Blackburn Giegerich Sonntag Funeral Home
Abri Credit Union
St. Mary Magdalene Church
St. Bernard Catholic Church
Chicago Stem Therapy
Chicago Stem Cell Therapy and Pain Management Institute
Three Rivers Construction Alliance
Adler Roofing & Sheet Metal
Greater Joliet Area YMCA
Johansen & Anderson, Inc.
Providence Bank & Trust
Hometown National Bank
Great American Bagel
Louis Joliet Mall
Plante & Associates
Frank Burla & Sons Builders
Mary & Paul Jaworski
Lori Carmine</br />
City of Joliet
Ray Boutte</br />
Jeff Pierson</br />
Hometown National Bank