If the size and enthusiasm of the crowd at the first Summer Gras festival at Old Rock House was any indication, this will become a popular annual event. Billed as a "celebration of the music and food of New Orleans," Summer Gras lived up to its name with a variety of New Orleans-based and NOLA-inspired local bands split between the indoor venue and a large outdoor stage.
Still getting my ducks in a row for Saturday and Sunday -- here is some info you need to know sooner:
KDHX and The Sheldon present the third annual festival featuring Sarah Jarosz, the 23 String Band, Riley Baugus, Foghorn String Band and more.
Here are your musical fireworks for the holiday weekend -- some of these will include actual pyrotechnics (outside only, hopefully):
"It's been a long, long day," Ian Felice told the crowd on Monday night at Off Broadway.