“Tunes for Toys: Christmas on Canal” is BACK in 2021 to ring in holiday cheer! The Trombone Shorty Foundation and the Gia Maione Prima Foundation in partnership with Warren Easton Charter High School are proud to present the annual “Tunes for Toys” toy drive and concert, held OUTSIDE at Warren Easton High School’s Legacy Field (3019 Canal Street) on Thursday December 16!
Tunes For Toys Details
Gates open at 6pm, with live music starting at 7pm. This cherished event presided over by Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews is always a fun and interactive way for the New Orleans community to give back this holiday season. Come experience a night of amazing live music from our young Academy students, as well as performances by New Breed Brass Band with Trombone Shorty as a special guest, and the Warren Easton High School Marching Bands, Choir & Units. Attendees can celebrate the holidays by hearing live music IN PERSON while witnessing the next generation of New Orleans musical talent! Admission is free to the public in exchange for a new toy that will be given to New Orleans youth the next day at the foundation’s “Toys from Troy” event. Food trucks and vendors will be on site with refreshments available for purchase. Learn more – HERE.
Covid-19 safety protocols will be followed according to appropriate and current city regulations.
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