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Bywater Bakery 5th Annual
King's Day King Cake Kick-Off

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- Originally aired: January 6th, 2021 @ 7pm cst. -

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Due to Covid restrictions we are unable to celebrate the start of carnival season with our 5th annual block party. Instead, we present a recorded socially distanced performance of some of the cities best talent to ring in the season. Though parades and large gatherings are cancelled, we New Orleanians know, the Mardi Gras Spirit Lives In You!

 

Featured Performers include:

  • Leyla McCella

  • John Boutte

  • Charmane Neville 

  • And a Super Group comprised of:
    Herlin Riley, Oscar Rosignolli, Wendell Brunious, Wes “Warm Daddy” Anderson, Detroit Brooks, Chris Severen  with Special Guests. 

During this pandemic, we have partnered with New Orleans Musicians Clinic, Music Cares, Howling Wolf and New Orleans Food Bank donating nearly 200 loaves of bread to these organizations each week.

Your continued support this season will allow us to continue these donations. 

We are happy to announce we are offering shipping this year!
 

Featured King cake flavors this year include:

 

(Sweet)

  • *Traditional*

  • Chantilly

  • Bouille

  • Cheesecake

  • *Azul Dulce Blueberry*

  • *Praline*

  • *Apple*

  • *Lemon cream*

(*=shipping available)

(Savory)

  • Crawfish

  • Boudin

  • Spinach artichoke

PAST

EVENTS

 

Bywater Bakery 4th Annual
King's Day King Cake Kick-Off

- Monday, January 6, 2019 at 11 AM – 7 PM -

Ring in the official start of Mardi Gras with king cake and live musical performances all day long. 

Al "Carnival Time" Johnson with Super Group including:
Fredy Lonzo, Corey Henry, Detroit Brooks, John Boutte,
David Torkanowski, Herlin Riley,

and Wendell Brunious, among others.

 

Also on hand throughout the day, Mardi Gras Indians, Skeletons, Baby Dolls, and King Cakes whole and by
the slice for purchase featuring our world famous King Cakes in 8 different flavors available whole or by the slice and premiering our new Savory King Cake line.

Drive-up King Cake pick up- no parking necessary

MUSIC LINEUP
11:00 AM - Debbie Davis and Josh Paxton
12:00 PM - Tin Men
1:00 PM - Soul Brass Band
2:00 PM - Magnetic Ear
3:00 PM - Al "Carnival Time" Johnson with Super Group including ​Fredy Lonzo, Corey Henry, Detroit Brooks, John Boutte, David Torkanowski, Herlin Riley, and Wendell Brunious
4:00 PM - Renaissance School Marching Band street parade
5:30 PM - Pinettes Brass Band

Bywater Bakery Presents

Our 3rd Annual

Pre-Krewe du Vieux Party

Saturday, Feb 16, 2019      11 AM – 5 PM

Al "Carnival Time" Johnson, Pinnettes Brass Band,

Herlin Riley with Wendell Brunious,

Freddy Lonzo, Cory Henry, and others!

Featuring our world famous King Cakes in 8 different flavors available whole or by the slice and premiering our new Savory King Cake line.

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