New Orleans in Orleans Parish, Louisiana — The American South (West South Central)
Beatles Only Concert Performance in Louisiana
It was twenty years ago today,
John Lennon brought the band to play.
This plaque commemorates the 20th anniversary of The Beatles only concert performance in Louisiana
September 16, 1964, City Park Stadium
WRNO Radio to City Park and the people of New Orleans
This 16th day of September, 1984
"For there will never be another Beatles..."
Erected 1984 by WRNO Radio Station.
Topics and series. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Entertainment. In addition, it is included in the The Beatles 🎶 series list.
Location. 29° 59.424′ N, 90° 6.022′ W. Marker is in New Orleans, Louisiana, in Orleans Parish. Marker can be reached from Marconi Court east of Marconi Drive, on the right when traveling north. Marker is located at the Tad Gormley Stadium close to the Marconi Court entrance on a pillar/wall. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5400 Stadium Drive, New Orleans LA 70124, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Duelling Grounds (approx. 0.4 miles away); Marvin E. ThamesSite Of Higgins' Industries at Delgado Trade School (approx. 0.6 miles away); Allard Plantation (approx. 0.7 miles away); Metairie And Gentilly Ridges (approx. ¾ mile away); Pitot House (approx. 0.9 miles away); Charity Hospital Cemetery (approx. 0.9 miles away); The New Orleans Katrina Memorial (approx. 0.9 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New Orleans.
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