Gleason Gras is back at Champions Square to Kick-Off the Saints Season on Friday, September 7th at 5pm & Raise Money for Team Gleason! 



9:00 PM - Marc Broussard

8:00 PM - DJ Jubilee

7:00 PM - Flow Tribe

6:25 PM - 610 Stompers

6:35 PM - PussyFooters

5:30 PM - Paul Varisco & The Milestones

4:00 - 7:00 PM Live WWL Broadcast with Deuce McAllister and Zach Strief


SHOW YOUR Team spirit

Calling all Saints Fans- Get your Black and Gold on and you can Win Prizes! 

 Meet at the steps of Champions Square at 6:15pm to qualify for the Ultimate Fan Contest on stage at 6:45pm.  

Games by Dave & Buster’s & Microsoft, Face Painting, Air Brush Tattoos, Crafts & Science Project By Mad Science

Pep Rally • Super Fan Contest • Appearances by Players, Gumbo, Sir Saint, w Orleans Baby Cakes’ oudreaux

Experience the magic of NOLA Boils & Catering! Stop by their tent for some shrimp remoulade and check out free magic performances from Imagination Magic!

Food by The Fatty Shack • Manning's & Grill & Ma Momma’s House of Cornbread, Chicken and Waffles • Kona Ice

General Admission: $10 Suggested Donation


Food, Fun & Live Music

IN ADVANCE: Adults $250 • Youth (15 & Under) $50
AT THE DOOR: Adults $300 • Youth (15 & Under) $50



Open Premium Bar • Gourmet Food • Live & Silent Auction • Private Restrooms • VIP Access to Front of Stage  

 Exclusive VIP Gourmet Food By New Orleans Top Restaurants


TICKETS ARE DEDUCTIBLE - For Adults, $190 of your purchase price is Tax Deductible. For Children, $40 of your purchase price is Tax Deductible




The purpose of this event is to raise awareness for ALS and to support the Team Gleason Foundation. Team Gleason is an organization driven to generate public awareness for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), raise funding to empower those with ALS to continue living with purpose, and ultimately find a cure for ALS. 


Team Gleason is an organization driven to generate public awareness for Amyothrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), raise funding to empower those with ALS to live a rewarding life, and ultimately find a cure for ALS.

Team Gleason Foundation is a 501c3 working to help others with ALS


Thank you to our generous 2018 sponsors 



Is Gleason Gras cancelled when it rains? 

Gleason Gras will go on rain or shine! #NoWhiteFlags

Do pALS get free entrance? 

All pALS are welcome to enjoy Gleason Gras! We have an exclusive tent and front row access for pALS + 1 caregiver. 

Please email Austin at for more information. 

Can I bring outside food or drink? 

No, this is a fundraiser. All proceeds from food and drinks sales benefit Team Gleason. 

What is prohibited at Champions Square?

Animals w/ the exception of service dogs, backpacks / knapsacks, bicycles, carts, skateboards, motorized vehicles, containers of any kind, contraband, glass, laser pointers, outside food, projectiles, Selfie sticks, tablets/iPads, bats, poles, tents, folding chairs, unauthorized marketing/soliciting/vending, weapons, any other item deemed unacceptable by management.

Want to volunteer?

We couldn't do this without volunteers! Please fill out this form. 

Want to donate to the auction?

If you would like to donate an item to the auction, please email

I want to pay by check for VIP tickets? 

Please email to arrange VIP ticket drop off for purchases paid with by check.