Tag Archives: dead pelican

Krewe of Dead Pelicans/Oyster Festival

I started my Saturday at the first New Orleans Oyster Festival. Organizers chose to put us on a relentlessly hot blacktop parking lot in the French Quarter in view of the grassy stretch next to the river. No matter, locals and visitors turned out for a day of music and oysters. Continue reading


Filed under Concerts, Culture, decorations and costumes, festival, free events and lagniappe, Local Cuisine, oil spill catastrophe, parade, walking