Come hungry for scares and music (and food) this weekend. Krewe of Boo gets in the Halloween spirit on Saturday, while the annual Oak Street Po-Boy Fest happens Sunday — and with an added craft beer element. Rap and hip hop legends take over at UNO all weekend, including Anthony Hamilton, Trick Daddy, Bun B., and Mystikal while comedian (and Gulf South native) Tig Notaro performs at the Joy on Friday. Get all the details below.
2. Krewe of Boo — The annual parade through the “Boo Carre” features eerie floats and frightful throws starting at 6:30 p.m. This year’s route parades down Elysian Fields to North Peters Street then down Decatur Street to Canal Street with a quick detour down Bourbon. Find the full route online. Free.
3. Legends of Southern Hip Hop at UNO — The UNO Lakefront Arena hosts Mystikal, Juvenile, Trick Daddy, Bun B, and more at 8 p.m. Tickets from $48 online.
4. Oak Street Po-Boy Festival — The annual po-boy fest adds pints to its roster this year. Head to Oak Street at South Carrolton Avenue from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Sunday, and sample some of the best po-boys around the city (plus local beers to wash ’em down). Admission is free.
5. Anthony Hamilton at UNO — The Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter performs at the Lakefront Arena at UNO on Sunday at 7:30 p.m. Tickets from $48 online.