I have to admit that I’m biased. Pardi Gras is most definitely my favorite Trop Rock event. Yes, it’s in the middle of January and there have been a few years when it's been chilly. In 2012, my husband wore his ski gear on the first night, but by the Saturday Street Party, it was just fine. Weather aside, this is the annual Trop Rock event that embodies the feel of family. Trop … [Read more...] about Pardi Gras 2020 – Always a Great Time
Pardi Gras - What A Party! If you're yearning for great music, fun times and a perfect party weekend, then Pardi Gras in New Orleans is right up your alley. Always falling on Martin Luther King weekend, the Trop Rock music festival is hosted and engineered by Jerry and Mary Diaz. This year marked seventeen years of musical merriment. We arrived on Thursday in time to … [Read more...] about Pardi Gras – What A Party!
Radio Margaritaville DJ: Greg Dumas A couple of months ago, I made a pilgrimage to New Orleans (how I love that city!), stopped off for music and libations at Margaritaville and had hoped to meet Greg Dumas on Friday afternoon. I discovered that he is there on Wednesdays to tape the show that airs every Friday afternoon on Radio Margaritaville. So I had a terrific phone … [Read more...] about Radio Margaritaville DJ: Greg Dumas