Rumble on the River
Special Thursday Event - Championship Boxing
The main event will feature New Orleans, LA's undefeated pugilist, Marcus McDaniel, as the
10W-0L contender aims to continue his unbeaten record by securing the IBA Americas Middleweight
Championship in a clash with Jean Baptiste from Tampa, FL, 7W-3L-5D.
Over 75 local and international acts, with headliners including Joe Cocker, Foreigner, Temptations Review featuring Dennis Edwards, Big & Rich, The Spinners, & Cowboy Troy
Seven state-of-the-art sound stages with live music throughout the festival weekend. View and print the schedule.
Dozens of local vendors in a giant dining tent will offer more than 150 dishes ranging from Vietnamese Spring Rolls to
Corn Crab Bisque in a bread bowl and Cajun Crawfish Pasta.
German Beer Garden
The German Beer Garden kicks off the official opening of the Oktoberfest season. Music, authentic German food and beer by Friends of the German / American Cultural Center with local celebrities &
The Festival's Italian Village features authentic Italian food & drinks and performances by Louis Prima, Jr., Bobby Lonero, and The Yat Pac
Arts & Crafts
More than 80 arts and crafts booths selling jewelry, paintings, pottery and blown glassware.
Carnival Rides And Games
The Gretna Heritage Festival presents exciting carnival rides & games for wholesome family fun. A Pay-One-Price special is available Friday and Sunday.