Live Music - 6 Stages
Over 50 local and national acts, with headliners including The Gregg Allman Band, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, Paul Rodgers of Bad Company, Cherub, Phosphorescent, Robert Randolph & The Family Band, The Guess Who, Big Smo and DJ Wick-it the Instigator to name a few.Read More
Gretna Fest Food Court
The Gretna Heritage Festival offers a varied food court featuring fresh New Orleans cuisine and much more. The food dished out from the giant food tent will be exceptional with just about every culture represented. Dine under a large tent complete with tables & chairs.
New this year! 6 Food Trucks make their debut at Gretna Fest!Read More
Arts & Crafts
The Gretna Heritage Festival features over 100 craft and clothing booths. There is something for everyone.Read More
Carnival Rides And Games
The Gretna Heritage Festival presents exciting carnival rides & games for wholesome family fun.
Friday 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Saturday 2:00pm - 6:00pm
Sunday 2:00pm - 6:00pm
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 & elected officials.Read More
The Festival's Italian Village features authentic Italian food & drinks and performances by Lena Prima, Carlo Ditta, Gregg Martinez & the Delta Kings, Swingaroux, Paul Ferrara, Louisiana Spice, The Wiseguys, and Joe ClayRead More
Gretna Heritage Festival Poster
One element from each of Artist Christy Works-Boutte's past 10 Gretna Fest Posters is included in this commemorative silk-screened art print. A flourishing tree with its roots in Gretna's founding flags celebrates this HERITAGE Festival! Like the bottom of the poster says, "We Love Our Roots!"Read More
Toys For Tots
The Marines of Belle Chasse, LA will be accepting donations to benefit this year's Toys for Tots campaign. Donations can be made either by making monetary donations, or donating a toy ($10 value). The Marines will be there all three days accepting donations. Look for the Marines in Dress Blues.