Announcing the Boudin, Bourbon & Beer Music Lineup

Announcing the Boudin, Bourbon & Beer Music Lineup

Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, Anderson East to headline 6th annual event

Emeril Lagasse Foundation announces that Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, Anderson East, Banditos and Lost Bayou Ramblers will take the stage at this year’s Boudin, Bourbon & Beer at Champions Square on Friday, Nov. 4.

Performances are scheduled at the following times and more information about each musical act is available here.

  • Lost Bayou Ramblers – 6 p.m.
  • Banditos – 7 p.m.
  • Anderson East – 8:15 p.m.
  • Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings – 9:35 p.m.

One of the region’s top food and music festivals, the sixth annual Bourbon, Bourbon & Beer has expanded its chef lineup to showcase over 60 local and national chefs preparing their own creative styles of boudin sausage. Award-winning chefs including Ed Lee of Louisville, Beau MacMillan of Phoenix, and Louisiana-based Will Avelar, Michael Gulotta, Justin Devillier, Isaac Toups, Tory McPhail and more, will join Chef Emeril Lagasse along with co-chairs Donald Link, Stephen Stryjewski and John Currence.

Guests will also enjoy open bars featuring a selection of craft beers, premium spirits, fine wines, as well as cigars, a silent auction and merchandise, from the following sponsors.

  • Abita Beer: flagship and seasonal beers, special cask selections, surprise brews and chef recipe pairings.
  • Buffalo Trace: specialty bourbon cocktails.
  • Nat Sherman: cigar tastings.
  • Wines from Au Bon Climat, Justin Vineyards & Winery and Landmark Vineyards.
  • Unique silent auction packages created by participating chefs.

Tickets to Boudin, Bourbon & Beer 2016 are on sale for $99 and can be purchased on Ticket price includes all food, beverage and live entertainment.

Boudin, Bourbon & Beer is part of Emeril Lagasse Foundation’s two-night signature fundraising weekend and is held annually the night prior to nationally recognized charity wine auction and gala dinner, Carnivale du Vin. Last year’s fundraising weekend raised $3 million for children’s charities.

All proceeds from Boudin, Bourbon & Beer benefit Emeril Lagasse Foundation. For more information, visit For media interested in attending and covering the event, visit the press information page here.