Music, food and games for kids, adults and seniors alike will make up the Gert Town Community Family Fest this Saturday afternoon at Norwood Thompson Park, New Orleans city officials announced.
The event runs from 1:30 to 7 p.m. Saturday at the park at 7200 Forshey Street. For details, see the following announcement from the New Orleans Recreation Development Commission:
Gert Town Community Family Fest on Saturday, June 7, 2014, 1:30-7pm at Norwood Thompson Park, 7200 Forshey Street, New Orleans, LA 70125. Second line led by Da Truth Brass Band, music by DJ Captain Charles, church choir performances, free food, music, games, activities, and 3-on-3 teen basketball tournament.
Fit NOLA Parks, a partnership including Louisiana Public Health Institute, New Orleans Recreation Development Foundation (NORDC), Market Umbrella, the City Health Department and others, is collaborating with neighborhood churches, local organizations and the Norwood Thompson Booster Club. Details at www.nola.gov/fitnolaparks or call (504) 914-3768.