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By Mike Johnson on 2014-03-12 08:08:04
The first-ever Mid-South Legends Fanfest will be promoted by Traditional Championship Wrestling on Wrestlemania weekend and will take place at The Sigur Center (8245 W. Judge Perez Drive) in Chalmette, LA, just a few miles outside of New Orleans on Friday 4/4.

Announced to appear at the Fanfest thus far are Cowboy Bill Watts, Jim Cornette, The Midnight Express' Bobby Eaton, Dennis Condrey & Bill Dundee, The Fantastics, The Rock N' Roll Express, “Mr. Olympia” Jerry Stubbs, Mr. Wrestling II, Luke Williams, Porkchop Cash, Kamala, Dark Journey and more.

So Cal Val will be the hostess for the event.

The Fanfest will feature events all day from 9 AM through the evening, including autograph sessions, a Q&A with Jim Cornette & The Midnight Express & Bill Dundee & The Rock N' Roll Express and a Q&A with Cornette and Watts.

The Platinum VIP ticket for the event is $149 and features early admission (by several hours), 2 autographs of each talent, both Q&As, an exclusive morning "coffee talk" with the stars, an exclusive Cajun Dinner with the stars. a Fanfest program, a fanfest t-shirt, a ringside seat for a TCW live event that evening and a DVD set of the entire day's festivities.

There is also a $99 Gold VIP which allows you access to all of the events but does not include the autograph sessions.

Public admission into the Fanfest is $19. Public admission will not be until 10 AM, while VIPS start their day at 9 AM.

The TCW "Battle Lines" event will take place at 7:30 PM and will feature:

*JYD Memorial Cup Battle Royal featuring talent from eight different promotions.
*“The Empire” (Matt Riviera, Tim Storm and Greg Anthony)managed by “Dark Journey” vs. Tommy Dreamer, Americos and Scott Phoenix
*Former WWE and TNA star “The Pope” Elijah Burke vs. Steve Anthony
*Chris Adonis (fka Masterpiece Chris Masters) vs. Lance Hoyt
*Mickie James vs. Angelina Love
*Bill Dundee vs King Shane Williams
*The Rock and Roll Express in action.

There will be tickets available separately for the TCW event as well.

For more information on the event, visit

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