“Rivalry Express” tour headed to Baton Rouge for LSU-Auburn game
Baton Rouge, LA (RestaurantNews.com) HLN’s Morning Express with Robin Meade will broadcast live from Walk-On’s Bistreaux & Bar tomorrow, Sept. 20th, from 5:00 AM to 9:00 AM Central to preview this weekend’s LSU-Auburn “Tiger Bowl 2013.” In addition to host Robin Meade, sports reporter Carlos Diaz will be on-site to capture the sights, sounds, smells and flavors of Baton Rouge.
Baton Rouge is the first of eight stops on the morning show’s “Rivalry Express” tour of the country’s hottest college football rivalries. And what better place for the Rivalry Express bus to set up shop than Walk-On’s – voted “Best Sports Bar in North America” by ESPN.
Several special guests – including members of the Tiger Marching Band, LSU’s cheerleaders and mascot, local athletes and celebrities, diehard tailgaters and more – will be visiting Walk-On’s and appearing on the program. In addition, Walk-On’s founders Brandon Landry and Jack Warner will be on hand, along with executive chef Jeremy Coco, to share the food and atmosphere that makes LSU Football so special.
Local brass band The Michael Foster Project has also agreed to perform during the program.
About Walk-On’s Bistreaux & Bar
With more than 150 flat-screen TVs, Walk-On’s has become the go-to destination for great food in a great sports-themed atmosphere. Walk-On’s, voted “Best Sports Bar in North America” by ESPN, is the place to go to cheer on the local teams, and to enjoy all the biggest sporting events of the year. In addition to Walk-On’s, Last In Concepts has developed and implemented four other original concepts: The Roux House, Happy’s Irish Pub, Schlittz & Giggles and Walk-On’s Catering. The company now operates eight restaurants in Baton Rouge, Lafayette and New Orleans. For more information, visit www.lastinconcepts.com.