The award-winning artist Kid Chocolate began playing the trumpet at 9 years old. He was able to take his musical talents on the road at the age of 15 when he began touring the world performing for festivals, clubs and concert halls.
Leon “Kid Chocolate” Brown earned five Grammy Awards as the late great Dr. John’s trumpeter and background vocalist for many years. In addition to two other Grammy nominations, he has also received a Latin Billboard Award, as well as OffBeat Magazine Best of the Beat Awards and Gambit Weekly Big Easy Awards.
An eclectic ear has led him to present genres from Afro-Caribbean, Blues, traditional/revivalist music, Rhythm & Blues, Bounce and Funk representative of New Orleans culture. He continues the soulful New Orleans tradition as the protégé to great musicians such as Clyde Kerr Jr., Sam Alcorn, Greg Stafford, Leroy Jones and more.
Tonight, he presents Kid Chocolate & The Free POCs, for the first time in over two years, featuring:
Kid Chocolate – trumpet, vocals
Vegas Cola – vocals
Gladney – saxophone
Miles Lyons – trombone
Will Feinberg – piano
Max Bronstein – guitar
Max Moran – bass
Terry Scott Jr – drums
Shows at 8pm & 10pm.
Doors at 7:00pm & 9:30pm.
Join us in closing out Satchmo Summerfest Weekend 2022 with this spectacular show!
Restaurant is Open 6pm – 10pm for dinner before or after your showtime:
Advance Ticket Holders can now automatically make dinner table reservations in the Dining Room online via Open Table here!
Advance Ticket-Holders can also make table reservations for dinner by Emailing email@example.com after your tickets have been purchased online. All dinner table reservations must be attached to advance concert tickets. Dinner Service without advance concert tickets is first-come, first-served based on availability upon arrival.
Full Bar is Open 6pm – Midnight for all, on show nights, with or without tickets.
Kind Reminder: Snug Harbor does not serve food inside the Music Room. In order to preserve the integrity, quiet and focus of our world class intimate concerts, only cocktails and soft drinks are available for table service inside the Music Room. However, we encourage you to arrive 90 Minutes prior to your showtime in order to enjoy full, relaxing dinner service in the Dining Room right next door, before getting seated in the Music Room for the show. 8pm ticket holders can also enjoy dinner, dessert or appetizers after the show, with Dining Room seating only guaranteed by submitting your table request before 8pm.
As announced by the City of New Orleans, as of March 24th, Snug Harbor is no longer requiring valid proof of Covid vaccination or negative test for entry, and while masks are still suggested when not actively eating or drinking indoors, they are now optional for all. We are now seating at just under our regular audience capacity.
However, with our intimate venue’s regularly limited seating capacity, advance tickets are still strongly suggested in order to guarantee seats for this acclaimed show!