The 9th Annual Baton Rouge Mardi Gras Pre-party includes a sneak peek of some of the talent appearing at Saturday’s festival. The event from 8:00pm to midnight. Admission is $25.00 and includes a buffet. No host bar. Some of the talent expected is Henry Turner Jr. & Flavor, some of the Listening Room All-Stars that include Kelton ‘Nspire Harper and the Inspiration Band, Larry “LZ” Dillon, Owen Scott, Pastor Leon Hitchens and comedian Eddie “Cool” Deemer.