Irish Channel block party gets early kickoff

Irish Channel block party gets early kickoff
Source: Fox 8

NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) - The annual Irish Channel St. Patrick's Day block party happens today at Annunciation Park across from St. Michael Special School.

The event, which features drinks, food, and music raises money for the school and is open to the public.

Food vendors from across the area are cooking tamales, cabbage and corned beef, chicken wings, fried catfish, hamburgers, hotdogs, and charbroiled oysters.

The block party lasts until 6 p.m.

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