March 8: Mardi Gras Family Funktion @ Mt. Tabor Theater | Feat. Funk Drummer Russell Batiste


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From our sponsors at Mt. Tabor Theater:
Mardi Gras Family Funktion
Featuring Russell Batiste
Tuesday, March 8
9 p.m. | $8 advance |$12 door
Facebook event

Mt. Tabor Theater
4811 SE Hawthorne

Get funked out in a New Orleans fashion and dance the night away with this legendary funk drummer and Portland’s best improvisers!

A $1 donation gets you a raffle ticket to win prizes supplied by various vendors (arts, crafts, jewelry, Mt. Tabor concert tickets). All donations go to support the family of Barry Hampton.

Special Guests include: Reggie Houston (Fats Domino Band), Steve Swatkins (Juno What?!), Vince Black (Black Uhuru), Solomon Albert (Femi Kuti Band), Daniel Lamb (March Fourth Marching Band), Farnell Newton (Soul Train Awards/Bootsy Collins), Errick Lewis (Doo Doo Funk All-Stars), Taylor Aglipay (March Fourth Marching Band), Joshua Birns-Sprague (Mars Retrieval Unit), and Brandon Woody (Woody, Wiseman, & Sprague).

The evening’s House Band will be Average Leftovers, with Nathaniel Daniel, Demune, Joe Hall, Kyle Owen, and Colin Ward. Digital Art by Taylor Schwartz will be on display.