We all know that New Orleans is no stranger to festivals, especially food festivals. For the fifth year, locals and tourists are invited to the National Fried Chicken Festival, a long-awaited event that brings together some of NOLA’s favorite chicken eateries, chefs, and recipes.
This delicious and crispy festival celebrates this Southern staple with all types of fried chicken, two music stages, live entertainment for the whole family, a Chicken Wing eating contest, and a Best Fried Chicken contest.
More than 35 restaurants will be selling their best chicken!
Tickets are already on sale! There are different tickets available, including daily tickets for $12.80 and a VIP option for $46.75
Buy your ticket online.
If you’re planning on bringing your own car, there’s plenty of space to park along the lakefront.
When: Saturday, October 1, Sunday, October 2
Where: New Orleans Lakefront, Lakeshore Drive, Franklin Avenue, New Orleans
Admission: General admission is $12.80
Featured image from Ke Vin from Unsplash.