French Quarter Fest celebrates its 40th year

Gabrielle Korein, Photo Editor

French Quarter Festival celebrated its 40th year with a bang. Every year the free festival attracts thousands from across the New Orleans area and beyond. This annual festival takes place all around the French Quarter and includes local music, eats, and drinks.

Photographer and reporter Gabrielle Korein captured the festivities on Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday. Check out their photo gallery below: