October 11, 2017
NEW ORLEANS – The New Orleans Pelicans will be hosting a block party to “tip-off” the 2017-18 NBA season on Monday, October 16 from 4:45-6:45PM. The event will take place at Lafayette Square and will include live music from Big Sam’s Funky Nation, free food, soft drinks and beer for purchase.
The 2017-18 Pelicans team will make an appearance along with the Pelicans dance team and Pierre the Pelican.
In addition to the block party, the New Orleans Pelicans will host a major news announcement during the event. Following the event there will be a brief Q&A session.