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New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

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Contributing photographer Jason of disneygeek.com sends us these photos of the New Orleans Bayou Bash from his trip to the parks on Friday, February 10, 2012. The Bayou Bash festivities will run over the next five weeks on February 10-12, 17-21, 24-26, and March 2-4 and March 9-11.

New Orleans Square is decked out for the Bayou Bash.

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

I was pleasantly surprised to see signs with the show times.

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

I found the signs helpful, wonder if others did. Next step would be to have the show times printed in the times guides.

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

Throughout New Orleans Square there were special menu items for the event. Here are the two Cafe Orleans offerings. Fat City Snapper for $17.99, and a Banana Foster Crepe for $7.99.

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

A character Meet and Greet was set up in the Court of Angels.

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

Inside the courtyard Prince Naveen and Princess Tiana....

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

As well as Chip and Dale (I am assuming they rotate and Minnie/Mickey/Goofy take a turn in here too).

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

There was a small stage set up along the river's edge for the shows, like last year.

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

Princess Tiana's Mardi Gras Celebration. Thanks to the awful lighting (the picture perfect blue sky and sun really made it tough for pictures but great to walk around!) these came out a bit dark.

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

Video of the show.


New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12


An attempt to get the proper exposure on the characters... which of course over-exposed the background.

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12


The outdoor vendng carts in the area received signage too.

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12


A face painting area set up near the fountain.

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

Like last year, a merchandise cart from Ralph Brennan's Jazz Kitchen again.

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

The featured Bacon Cheddar Popcorn did not sound that good to me... anyone try it? What did you think?

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

The French Market has a number of offering: Creole Mustard French Style Sausage Sandwich, Mardi Gras Southern Meatloaf, Banana Foster Cheesecake and a Mardi Gras Cupcake.

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

Here comes the Jazz Band procession.

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

Video of their performance and procession.


New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12

The Blue Bayou is featuring Bouillabaisse for $32.99 and Fresh Fried Apple Fritters a la mode for $8.99.

New Orleans Bayou Bash - 2/10/12


Hope you enjoyed this highlight tour of the Disneyland Resort. For the construction update and additional photos from this trip you can check out the full Disneyland Update I posted on my site, http://disneygeek.com



The previous post in this blog was Disneyland Hotel Stay Thoughts & Observations.

The next post in this blog is Disneyland Resort Photo Update - 2/17/12.

Comments (2)

Doug:

Great pics Jason!

My pics of the stage show would have been worse. It would be nice with the menu selections to get a closer shot, can't read the descriptions.

You're making me more and more want to do a run to Disneyland!

John M:

The bacon cheddar popcorn was just 'meh'. I'm glad my sister-in-law paid for it (I would have been upset otherwise).

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