Great America’s Taste Of Orleans festival, featuring Cajun & Orleans food, live music and décor, takes place July 22-23 and 29-30 in the park’s Orleans Place area and will be open to all Great America guests.
Regional cuisine includes chicken gumbo with red beans and rice, Po’boys, muffuletta, crawfish etouffee, beignets and much more. The live music features four jazz and Cajun bands that will entertain guests throughout the day.
A chalk artist will paint Mardi Gras murals throughout festival and there will be mask decorating for kids 12-and-under. To close each evening, a Taste Of Orleans fireworks show set to Cajun music will decorate the sky.