Tipitina’s will host a virtual benefit themed around The Last Waltz concert film this weekend with appearances from George Porter Jr., Ivan Neville, Anders Osborne, Erica Falls, and more, organizers at the New Orleans venue announced on Monday.
The Last Waltz New Orleans will take place this Saturday (11/28) and will stream exclusively on the venue’s recently-launched Tipitina’s TV platform starting at 8 p.m. CT. The all-star virtual concert will also feature performances from Dave Malone, Papa Mali, Mike Doussan, Aaron Wilkinson, Darcy Malone, Dave Jordan, Stanton Moore (Galactic), CR Gruver, Jake Eckert, Ron Johnson, Brad Walker, Jeff Albert, Scott Frock, and more to be announced.
Tickets for the full HD webcast run for a manageable $14.99. Proceeds from Saturday’s virtual event will go to benefit Second Harvest Food Bank – Feeding South Louisiana.
Click here to purchase tickets for The Last Waltz New Orleans.
The music venue, which is co-owned by the members of Galactic, recently hosted its own Save Tip’s virtual fundraiser earlier this month. The one-day benefit featured a mix of performances from an all-star roster of musicians including Willie Nelson, Widespread Panic, Jon Batiste & Stay Human featuring Trombone Shorty, The Revivalists, Big Freedia, Billy Strings, Tank & The Bangas, and many more.
This Sat (11/28), we’re incredibly excited to host The Last Waltz on @TipitinasTV starting at 8PM CST!
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— Tipitina’s (@Tipitinas) November 23, 2020
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