Celebrate the vintage New Orleans sound at The Darktown Strutters' Ball
It’s Mardi Gras! Blistering Louisianan soul pulsates through the honkytonk bars of New Orleans weaving its way to Hackney for a Mardi Gras party like no other: The Darktown Strutters’ Ball, brought to you by Mardi Gras Mambo- a collective of pioneering London based musicians, DJ’s and writers passionate about all things Crescent City.
Headliners include Dom & The Iko’s, The Brass Volcanoes and DJ Lil’ Koko with her vinyl treasures.
Come hungry, leave soulful – resident chef King JJ cooks up the finest gumbo and jambalaya on the night, with cornbread and pralines to fuel your late night frolics.
DRESS CODE: Masquerade ball, feathers, Big Chiefs, Mardi Gras Indians
The Darktown Strutters’ Ball
23 February 2013, from 20:30
The New Empowering Church
1a Westgate Street
E8 3RL London
Nearest Tube: London Fields Rail