Mid-City Bayou Boogaloo announced the music lineup for its May 20-22 festival. Headliners include The Wailers, Lowrider Band, Buckwheat Zydeco, Irma Thomas, Lost Bayou Ramblers and others
The free festival features multiple music stages, an art market, food vendors and more along Bayou St. John, roughly from Dumaine Street to Lafitte Avenue. The 2015 festival featured more than 60 bands and drew more than 35,000 attendees, organizers say.
Also on the 2016 lineup are George Porter Jr. and Runnin' Pardners, CC Adcock, Motel Radio, Billy Iuso and Restless Natives, Nolatet, Truth Universal, Rory Danger and the Danger Dangers and others.