Blend of the Bayou

Blend of the Bayou
2110 Island Drive
Monroe, LA 71201

Sunday, May 6
5-7 p.m.

It’s back! The 21st annual Blend of the Bayou is here with your favorite men who cook, brew and mix, and your favorite local artists. The block party begins at 5 p.m. Sunday, May 6 on the beautiful bayou at 2110 Island Drive in Monroe. Tickets are $55 and can be purchased here when they go on sale April 1. The Arts Council’s 318 Club Members can purchase $45 early-bird tickets (limit 2) by calling the office at 318.397.6717. If you would like to purchase a $500 table (8 tickets included), call the office at 318.397.6717. As always, ticket proceeds and a portion of silent auction profits will benefit the Arts Council of Northeast Louisiana and its programs and services.

Men Who Cook

  • Steve Best
  • Conrad Blanchard
  • Brian Bowes
  • Steve Brennan
  • Gordon Crozier
  • Thurman Dickey
  • Tom Graff
  • Stephen Harrison
  • Andrew Huebenthal
  • Jeff Johnson
  • Jeff Joyce
  • Trent Livingston
  • Jim Lockhart
  • Kelly Martin
  • Eric Maunz
  • David McMillin
  • Andrew Moffett
  • John Navarro
  • David Nelson
  • Denis O’Leary
  • Mark Phelps
  • Ryan Sartor, III
  • Stewart Shelby
  • Robert Stratton

Men Who Brew

To be announced!

Men Who Mix

To be announced!


  • Dean Dablow
  • Leah Reitzell
  • More to come!


Blend of the Bayou

Interested in sponsoring Blend of the Bayou? Contact Barry at for more information.