The two-night run will feature electrifying performances from Big Freedia, Pxssy Palace and Hackney Colliery Band, accompanied by an irresistible array of Southern Comfort cocktails and authentic New Orleans-inspired food from BAYOU Bar. Southern Comfort Presents Mardi Gras is set to inject a true dose of NOLA-inspired spirit into the UK.
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19.00-22.00: Southern Comfort Presents Mardi Gras Guest DJs
19.45: Hackney Colliery Band (performance part i.)
21.00: Hackney Colliery Band (performance part ii.)
21:30: Big Freedia (headline performance)
22.00-close (midnight): Pxssy Palace (DJ set)
The musical finale on both nights lands in the form of a showstopping special performance by Big Freedia, the inimitable New Orleans-based hip-hop artist and worldwide of ‘Queen of Bounce’ music – a derivative of hip hop that originated in New Orleans from the 1980s. Big Freedia, who has recently collaborated with Beyoncé and Drake, symbolises the true essence of NOLA and her headline act is set to raise the roof
Guests can enjoy an irresistible array of five new Southern Comfort cocktails and a delicious food offering from London based New Orleans Bar & Kitchen, Bayou, providing a taste of NOLA for revellers to sample – all the ingredients to make for an unforgettable two-day celebration.