If you want to experience unique and exquisite New Orleans food in a festive atmosphere, don’t miss this three-day fest, alive and kickin’ with the tastes and sounds of ‘Nawlins. Nowhere else can you experience mouth-watering Creole and Cajun dishes like gumbo, crawfish, shrimp etouffee, red beans & rice, boudin and many other favorite cuisines of the region. You will think you are in New Orleans at this family-friendly event featuring amazing toe tappin’ music from Dixieland to Smooth Jazz and Zydeco, straight from the Crescent City. Join the 2nd line parade through the grounds with a brass band leading the way, or simply sit back, relax and enjoy the entertainment while taking in the Big Easy experience. The Sunken Garden is ADA accessible. Blankets, strollers and folding chairs are welcome.
The San Antonio Zulu Association/SAZA Commission Inc. is a benevolent not-for-profit organization founded with the mission to assist the greater San Antonio community. With the proceeds from its well-known annual Taste of New Orleans event, held during the San Antonio Fiesta celebration, the organization reaches out to the community by providing youth the opportunity to further their education through scholarships. The organization with a membership of 36 dedicated volunteers, also provides numerous philanthropic outreach programs throughout the San Antonio community.
Admission is $12 presale and $15 at the gate; free for children 10 and under.