Day of Rest

Man did it get hot on Sunday! The crowds weren’t as bad (except for Wynton Marsalis on the Congo Square stage), but the sun was just plain brutal. I was too tired to even put up a cursory list of touchstones last night but here’s the rundown:

  • large rosemint tea, unsweetened
  • Li’l Buck Blues Band with guest Jerry McCain (Blues tent)
  • small sausage bread
  • Charivari (Fais Do Do stage)
  • Dove bar
  • Continental Drifters (SprintPCS stage)
  • large mandarin orange tea, sweetened w/honey
  • Kevin Naquin & the Ossum Playboys (Fais Do Do stage)
  • Cheikh Lo of Senegal (Congo Square stage)
  • softshell crab po’boy
  • Wynton Marsalis (Congo Square stage)
  • New Orleans Klezmer All-Stars (Fais Do Do stage)
  • crawfish sushi roll
  • Wynton Marsalis interview (Heritage stage)
  • Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald, feat. The Count Basie Orchestra w/ special guest Patti Austin (Jazz tent)
  • Dimensions of Faith (Gospel tent)
  • Elvin Bishop (Blues tent)