New Orleans North: Friday June 12, 2020

hosted by Joliet Region Chamber of Commerce & Industry

9th Annual New Orleans North – Friday, June 12

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
  • Open to the public
  • No pets allowed
  • 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

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 $7 pre-sale ticket sold by your club receive back $2.00!

2020 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 2020 Festival posters – coming soon!

 

 

2020 Entertainment Schedule

Coming soon!

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

  • Stilt Walker
  • Magician
2020 Food Court Vendors

COMING SOON!

    Thompson's Tap - New Addition in 2019

    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!

    2020 Street Vendors

    New Orleans North Countdown

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    TENT SPONSORS

    New Orleans North Tent Sponsors

    KOOZIE SPONSOR

    BEER TENT SPONSORS

    VOLUNTEER SPONSORS

    ARTIST EXHIBIT SPONSORS

    DRINK TICKET SPONSORS

    WRIST BAND SPONSOR

    HOSPITALITY SPONSOR

    BOURBON ST. SPONSOR

    SIGNAGE SPONSOR

    ROVING ENTERTAINMENT SPONSOR

    ALLEY STAGE SPONSOR

    BEAD SPONSOR

    THOMPSON’S TAP SPONSOR

    Facebook Live Sponsors

    TBD

    STREET VENDOR SPONSOR

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    ADDITIONAL SPONSORS

    Welcome Sponsors

    Chicago Billboard

    Renaissance Center

    Salem Village Nursing and Rehab Center

    Illinois Marine Towing

    Emediate Cure Quick Care

    Festival Poster Sponsor

    Tom Grotovsky & the Great American Bagel

    Zydeco Sponsors

    Alpha Media USA

    Silver Cross Hospital

    Heritage Corridor CVB

    Voyager Media/Bugle Newspaper

    Joliet Slammers

    Trader Magazine

    Cajun Sponsors

    University of St. Francis

    Beaver Creek Enterprises, Inc.

    Catholic Education Foundation

    Welcome Wagon

    BMO Harris Bank

    Kavanagh, Grumley & Gorbold, LLC.

    22nd Century Media

    Crawfish Sponsors

    Joliet Junior College

    Polley's Garage

    Blackburn-Giegerich-Sonntag Funeral Home

    Abri Credit Union

    Wermer Rogers Doran & Ruzon, LLC.

    Caton Commerical Real Estate

    State Representative Larry Walsh Jr.

    Joliet Area Community Hospice

    Joliet Fraternal Order of Police

    Bank Financial

    Patricia Simpson, O.D.

    Friends of Jeff Sponsors

    Crase Auto

    Lindsey Heavener

    COMMITTEE MEMBERS

    Catherine Adamowski
    Joliet Public Library

    Quinn Adamowski
    Cathedral Area Preservation Association

    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

    Lindsey Heavener
    Joliet Police Department

    Clay Johnson
    Joliet Technologies

    Mark Lauer
    Joliet Police Department

    Eric Loula
    Louis Joliet Mall

    Karri McLeod
    Dimond Bros. Insurance

    Ken Plante
    Plante & Associates

    John Simpson
    Frank Burla & Sons Builders

    Rick Waggoner
    Hometown National Bank