YLC Wednesday at the Square, presented by AOS Interior Environments, is a free concert spring music series with food and beverage sales supporting Young Leadership Council's mission to build young professional leadership through community service. The concert series is free and open to the public , supported by sponsors and food and drink sales. Food and drink tickets may be purchased at designated booths at the square. VIP Passes offer access to an exclusive viewing area in front of the stage, three Abita beers, and an exclusive bathroom on-site. VIP Passes will be available for purchase in Outside food and beverages are prohibited.
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The dates for this event have already occurred, please check back again for new dates. Come to Lafayette Square Wednesday evenings in spring for a taste of great New Orleans music from well-known artists known to liven up your spirits and get you into a dancing mood. Elevated above the crowd on a big sound stage, bands perform a wide variety of indigenous musical styles, including jazz, rock, funk, swamp pop, Latin rhythms and more. In addition, you will be treated to the sounds of some of New Orleans' most famous brass bands as opening acts. You can bring your own chairs or blankets and sit on the ground in the lovely tree-lined park. The front of the stage is reserved for dancing. The concert series runs from March through early June every year. You can expect the lineup to be released in January each year.
Wednesday at the Square 2020
Most people have to wait until the weekend to see and hear their favorite local artists perform. We expect and get our music every day of the week. Wednesday At The Square , the popular and free!
The series begins Wednesday, March 11 at 5 p. YLC Wednesday at the Square features well-known and critically-acclaimed musical acts hailing from the New Orleans area and broader region. The concerts will take place every Wednesday from 5 to 8 p. Charles Avenue, directly across from Gallier Hall.