When New Orleans’ inaugural Fried Chicken Festival was announced earlier this summer, organizers promised the event would feature a variety of takes on the classic Southern dish, along with some free live music.
NEW ORLEANS – In honor of National Chicken Finger Day, the Fried Chicken Festival (FCF) organizers have announced that Louisiana based Raising Cane's Chicken Fingers is the official presenting sponsor of the inaugural festival. The Fried Chicken Festival presented by Raising Cane's is set to take place on Sunday, September 25, 2016, from 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m., at Lafayette Square, located in the Central Business District of New Orleans.
Milkfish, Company Burger, McHardy's Fried Chicken and Bayou Hot Wings are among vendors who will sling their version of the iconic Southern staple at the city's inaugural Fried Chicken Festival Sept. 25 in Lafayette Square.
Another day, another festival in the Crescent City.
The inaugural Fried Chicken Festival is set for Sunday, September 25, 2016, at Lafayette Square in the Central Business District. It’s a free festival that will offer food, music and family-friendly activities, all in celebration of the classic Southern dish.