Mar 01 2019

The 50th Annual Greasing Of The Poles at Royal Sonesta New Orleans

By: Gustavo Escanelle

Royal Sonesta New Orleans's 50th Annual Greasing of the Poles with Crescent City staple Hansen’s Sno-Bliz Ashley Hansen; Entertainment entrepreneur and extraordinaire and founder of Badass Balloon Co. Desiree Ontiveros; WWL-TV personality and founder of Footprints to Fitness wellness company April Dupré;  and Top Chef’ alum, proprietor of popular restaurants Balise, La Petite Grocery and Justine, James Beard Award-winning chef Justin Devillier. Judges are Greasing of the Poles’s 2018 Champion, WGNO ‘News With a Twist’ reporter and Southern Charm New Orleans star Tamica Lee, New Orleans Saints Super Bowl XLIV Champion Roman Harper, Tales of the Cocktail Executive Director Caroline Rosen, and Moët Hennessy USA Champagne Business Development Manager Trisha Cancilla. Your Master of ceremonies is actor Bryan Batt on Friday, March 1, 2019.

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