St. Joseph’s Day Celebration – French Market District
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St. Joseph’s Day Celebration

March 9 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

The French Market will host its annual St. Joseph Day Celebration in the Farmers Market on Saturday, March 9th from 11:00am-4:00pm. The festivities will include panel discussions, interviews, cooking demos, and live music. 

Curated in partnership with Laura Guccione and Dianne Honore, programming will include interviews with both Mardi Gras Indians and New Orleanians of Sicilian decent sharing the history of the holiday and the cultural traditions of their respective communities. Live musical performance by Quel che Sàra Sàra.

Event Line-up:

11:00am-12:00pm The History of St. Joseph’s Day in New Orleans with Laura Guccione
12:00pm-1:00pm The Role and Traditions of French Quarter Sicilians with Laura Guccione and Elisa M. Speranza
1:00pm-2:00pm St. Joseph’s Night and the Black Masking Indians Panel Discussion
2:00pm-3:00pm Court-Bouillon Cooking Demonstration with Dianne Honore
3:00pm-4:00pm Musical Performance by Quel Che Sàra Sàra


March 9
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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