Returning new and improved for the second year, Fest like a VIP at the Moët Chicken and Champagne Lounge. This year’s experience includes a lounge space that is double in size and comes with access to private viewing areas in front of the stage as well as on-stage access. VIP patrons will have all-day lounge and VIP restroom access, receive one Moët Mini, one Belvedere vodka cocktail, one dish from the iconic Willie Mae's Restaurant as well as unlimited soft drinks and water.

Regular price: $75.

Before you start chowing down on all that good fried chicken, join Bike Rite and #FCF2017 to Ride for Southern Fried! Registration includes an official #FCF2017 t-shirt, bike valet, and bike rental (if you need it). Ride through your city and burn some calories before living it up at #FCF2017!

Where Pigskins Meet Chicken Wings!

The AT&T and Best Buy Football Fan Lounge brings together football, festivals, fun and (of course) chicken! At the biggest #FCF2017 activation, watch NCAA Football on Saturday and NFL Football on Sunday from four flatscreens with your favorite dish.

Indulge your sweet tooth!

#FCF2017 will lead you to your happy place at the Sucre Sweet Spot. The luxury confectionary shop will set up an activation with sweets on-sight ranging from $5 to $10 in price.

The chickadees won’t fly the coop!

The chickadees won’t fly the coop at the Louisiana Federation for Children Kids Pavilion! Secured on all sides, the coop will include face painting, spaces walks, karate demonstrations, educational programs and more fun activities for spring chickens.

Don’t let the heat ruffle your feathers!

At the GoNOLA Hospitality Misting Lounge, the heat won’t ruffle your feathers. The tented area will have misters, lounge furniture and ample space for festival goers to stay mild.
Dance or dine at one of #FCF2017’s three stages! This year’s line-up includes a mainstage, a DJ stage and a cooking demonstration stage. The mainstage, located on the Great Lawn, will feature a lively line-up to match the delicious dishes of #FCF2017. Stop by the DJ stage to get moving and grooving with local DJs. Anchored by Celebrity Chef Jeff Henderson, an award-winning chef, bestselling author, and popular public speaker, the cooking demo stage will show you how some of the best make America’s favorite dish.