King Cake Hub to open tomorrow
Will Samuels, the Jewish proprietor of King Cake Hub, is back again signaling the traditional kickoff for the Carnival Season, tomorrow morning, January 6.
Samuels will be selling more than 50 varieties of king cakes from a dozen local bakeries throughout the region at The Mortuary portico, 4800 Canal Street starting at 8:00 a.m. on the day also known as Twelfth Night.
In addition to live performances from Benny Grunch and the Bunch and the Panorama Jazz Band, Samuels has also invited local performers Marty Gras and Professor Carnivale to help kick off the opening.
Samuels will continue sales until Mardi Gras, which is February 25.