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Blaine Kern's Krewe of Boo

Louisiana: The State We're In

Details

Collection:LPB

Genre: Newsmagazine

Place Covered: New Orleans, Orleans Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2010-10-22

Duration: 00:03:25

Subjects: KERN, BLAINE | Holidays | HALLOWEEN | PARADES

Contributors:

  • Whinham, Charlie Host
  • Sanford, Shauna Host
  • Whinham, Charlie Producer
  • Holub, Ed Photographer
  • Kern, Blaine Speaker
  • Goodman, John Interviewee
  • Bowie, Damon Interviewee

Description

This segment from the October 22, 2010, episode of the series “Louisiana: The State We’re In” features Charlie Whinham’s report on Blaine Kern’s effort to establish New Orleans as a Halloween destination. Whinham reports that Kern, the owner of Blaine Kern’s Mardi Gras World, created the Krewe of Boo Parade in 2007. This report includes interviews with actor John Goodman and Damon Bowie, an art director and designer for Kern Studios. Hosts: Charlie Whinham and Shauna Sanford