Mardi Gras 2018

It’s Mardi Gras with the Krewe of TIX. Rex is on Canal Street and the  revelers are out in the French Quarter!

February 11 – Mardi Gras at the Treasure Chest

It’s a Mardi Gras party Sunday Night at the Treasure Chest. Come dance with the Krewe of TIX to all your favorites and lots of Carnival tunes!


2018 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Fest

This year’s lineup includes Aerosmith, Jimmy Buffet, Sting, Aretha Franklin, Smokey Robinson, Lionel Richie, Steve Miller Band, Bonnie Raitt, Common, Jack Johnson, Sheryl Crow, David Byrne, Beck, and Lyle Lovitt.


February 13 -Mardi Gras

Happy Mardi Gras from the Krewe of TIX!

February 2-3 – Family Gras 2018

Family Gras is coming to the Mardi Gras Plaza in Metairie February 2 and 3. TIX favorites John Oates, Michael McDonald, and Cyndi Lauper will be taking the stage.

January 12 -28 – Million Dollar Quartet in Rivertown 

Coming to Kenner’s Rivertown, Million Dollar Quartet is the award-winning smash hit musical inspired by the famed recording sessions that brought together rock n’ roll icons Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Carl Perkins. Listen to Michael in the Morning for tickets  to the show. Image from Wikipedia.


January 7 – First Sunday Night Oldies of 2018

The Krewe of TIX returns to the Caribbean Room of the Treasure Chest Casino for the first Sunday Night Oldies of 2018.


January 6 – Carnival Season Begins

Happy Twelfth Night, it’s time for king cake!


Happy 2018!

The Krewe of TIX – T-Ben, Hot Rod, Pal Al, Lil Katy, Michael in the Morning, Nicholas, and Jay Douglas – wishing you a Happy New Year!


December 25 – TIX Christmas Party

The festive Krewe of TIX wishes you a very Merry Christmas!

December 23-25 – TIX 48 Hours of Christmas

It’s a New Orleans tradition, 48 hours of continuous Christmas Classics on 94.3 WTIX starting Saturday evening at 6 til 6 pm on Christmas Day.


December 24 – Merry Christmas from the Krewe of TIX

We got a Christmas Eve party this Sunday evening from 6 to 10 at the Treasure Chest, and you’re invited! We’ll have gifts to win from under the tree, and we’ll be tracking Santa with NORAD!

December 24 – Christmas Eve Bonfires

The bonfires on the Mississippi River levee in St. James Parish are a time-honored annual event. Hundreds of bonfires light the way for Papa Noël starting at 6pm.

Photo by Al Nassar


December 17 – Caroling in Jackson Square 

It’s a New Orleans Christmas tradition tonight at 6, free to the public. Hundreds sing carols by candlelight with St. Louis Cathedral as the backdrop!

Sponsored by Patio Planters of the Vieux Carré.


Christmas at the Treasure Chest Casino

Lots of Christmas fun with the Krewe of TIX Sunday evenings 6 to 10 at the Treasure Chest for the Holidays!


Win Chicago Tickets with Michael in the Morning

Chicago is coming in concert at the Saenger Theatre May 11, 2018. Win tickets before you can buy them with Michael in the Morning all week on TIX.


Pearl Harbor Remebrance Day

Make-A-Wish Foundation 

Help make a child’s Christmas wish come true with the Make-A-Wish-Foundation at


Tickets for Celebration in the Oaks

Listen to Michael in the Morning all this week to win Family Four Packs to Celebration in the Oaks in City Park.


Free Christmas Concerts at St. Louis Cathedral

Joyeux Noël from the Treasure Chest

Don’t be naughty on Santa’s list – be nice and festive this holiday season with Krewe of TIX Sundays 6-10 live from the Treasure Chest. We’ll be playing lots of Christmas favorites!

December 1 – Christmas Cruise Night at the Frostop

A great TIX Christmas Cruise Night at Frostop.

December 3 – Toys for Tots Cruise In

This Sunday 1:00 pm til at 411 S. Causeway Blvd. in Jefferson. Proceeds benefit the US Marine Toys for Tots. Presented by Custom Cruisers and River Ridge Hot Rods.

December 9-10 and 16-17 – Vince Vance at Deanie’s

A great holiday event for the kids at Deanie’s in the French Quarter. Two weekends only – Dec. 9th & 10th and Dec.16th & 17th. Proceeds benefit Angels’ Place of New Orleans. For more go to Tickets are available at


November 18 – Kruisin for the Kids Benefit Car Show


November 3 – TIX Cruise Night

It was another great night of burgers, root beer, and classic cars at the Frostop in Metairie.


Fats Domino: February 26, 1928 – October 24, 2017

New Orleans son and Rock n’ Roll legend Antoine “Fats” Domino passed away on October 24, 2017 at the age of 89 after a years-long battle with Alzheimer’s disease.


November 1 – Lost in the 60s in City Park

Lost in the 60s closed out the WTIX Fall Concert Series for 2017.


Halloween Party at the Sunday Night Oldies

Happy Halloween from the Boo Krewe of TIX!

Happy Halloween from the Boo Krewe of TIX! #943WTIX

Posted by Pal Al Nassar on Monday, October 30, 2017


October 25 – Sgt. Pepper Tribute Band in City Park

The Sgt. Pepper Tribute Band played to another huge crowd at the Morning Call in City Park. Lost in the 60s takes Popps Bamdstand next week to wrap up our Fall Concert Series.


October 18 – Randy Jackson of Zebra in City Park

Join the Krewe of TIX rocking with Randy Jackson of Zebra for another free Wednesday concert after work on City Park’s Popps Bandstand at the Morning Call.

A Randy Jackson vid clip of a Zebra classic from tonight's concert in City Park…WTIX Morning Call Free Fall Concert Series.

Posted by Pal Al Nassar on Wednesday, October 21, 2015


October 12 – 4 Unplugged in City Park

Fans and the Krewe of TIX rocking with 4 Unplugged at another free Wednesday Concert on City Park’s Popp’s Bandstand. Join us next week for Randy Jackson of Zebra!



October 4 – The Fabulous Von Zippers in City Park

This Wednesday evening from 6-8 the Fabulous Von Zippers will be performing at Morning Call in City Park as part of our Fall Concert Series. Come on out and join us under the oaks!


The Moody Blues at the Saenger Theatre 

The Moody Blues are coming to the Saenger January 16, 2018. Win tickets before you can buy them with Michael in the Morning on TIX all this week!


Sunday Night Oldies at the Treasure Chest

Join the Krewe of TIX Sundays at the Treasure Chest Casino under the blue lights in the Caribbean Room. We’ll see you for the Sunday Night Original Oldies Show from 6 to 10.


September 29 – Friday Cruise Night

Join the Krewe of TIX at the Frostop in Metairie for another fun Cruise Night. Come check out all the cool classic cars and hot rides!


Gretna Heritage Festival

Join Sergeant T-Ben Boudreaux live 3-6 today at the Gretna Fest!



Check out the full line-up of the Fall Concert Series in City Park, brought to you by WTIX and Morning Call.

September 20, 2017

TIX and Morning Call are kicking off our Fall Concert Series. Tonight at 6pm Jake the Snake and Da Meat Department will be performing in City Park on Pop’s Bandstand. Bring a chair, it’s beautiful under the oaks!

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We’ll see you Saturday night at Southport Hall!

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