The folks behind the Columbia City Beatwalk have a special Fat Tuesday Mardis Gras event planned for March 6th with live music and celebration throughout the business district and at a number of venues.
It also looks like a few restaurants will be serving up some traditional New Orleans cuisine.
From the description on the Beatwalk Facebook page:
Get “Fat” this Tuesday, March 4 in Columbia City. Live music with The Meter Maids, Richard Allen, The Beaconettes, The Peculiar Pretzelmen and many more! Don’t miss the Mardi Gras parade led by The CC’s very own John Keister, starting at 6:30! NOLA drinks & food, 8 venues, good times.Who’s playing you ask?Royal Room: The Meter Maids
Columbia City Theater: The Peculiar Pretzelmen
Lottie’s Lounge: The Imperils
Hummingbird Saloon: The Entertaining Quintet
Island Soul: Elnah Jordan
Tutta Bella: The Money Band
Around the hood: The Beaconettes
Around the hood: Richard Allen and the Zydeco Trio