Archive | August, 2011

Lake Pontchartrain Harbor Marina Labor Day Event

Beaten by Hurricanes Katrina, Gustave and Ike, the Mariner’s Village Marina barely had a pulse. The channel was impassable, the docks were destroyed and only a few die-hards endured on their vessels. Now under new management and a new name, Lake Pontchartrain Harbor Marina (LPHM) is turning around. Frank Hijuelos, Harbor Master, reported that the […]

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6TH ANNUAL KATRINA ARTISTICALLY REVISITED

Sunday, August 28, 2011 The Theatres at Canal Place, 333 Canal Street (at The Shops at Canal Place) 10 pm – Lobby of Theatre, 11 pm – Main Theatre Smoke-free, Ages 21 and over FREE Parking at Canal Place, $2 / with validation (we validate) New Orleans, Louisiana: The 6th Annual Katrina Artistically Revisited special […]

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STREET FARE DERBY presented by budweiser SEPT. 24

Food Trucks, Street Fare, Kermit Ruffins, Papa Grows Funk, Quarter Horse Racing and More at First-of-Its-Kind Event NOLAfoodtrucks.com and Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots will celebrate the culture of street food, food trucks, and beyond at the inaugural Street Fare Derby Presented by Budweiser on Closing Day of the track’s Summer Quarter Horse Meet, […]

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10th Annual Crescent City SEC Kickoff Party Benefiting Playworks New Orleans

Who: Crescent City SEC Kickoff Party, Inc What: Social Event Benefitting Playworks New Orleans When: Friday, August 26, 2011 8-11 pm Where: The 12 Bar on Fulton, 608 Fulton Street Why: “Kickoff” college football season in the south by bringing local fans and alumni together, along with supporting Playworks New Orleans working with our New […]

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ANNOUNCING THE INAUGURAL NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANT WEEK

This premier event is promoted through the We Live to Eat (WLTE) campaign of the Louisiana Restaurant Association

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CINDY SCOTT QUARTET TO PERFORM AT SNUG HARBOR, AUG 28TH

New Orleans jazz vocalist & OffBeat Award winner, Cindy Scott will perform at Snug Harbor (626 Frenchmen Street, New Orleans) on Sunday, August 28 with shows at 8pm and 10pm. Joining Scott at Sung Harbor will be Brian Seeger (guitar), Roland Guerin (bass), and Simon Lott (drums). Scott is the 2011 winner of the OffBeat […]

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The Roosevelt New Orleans Pays Tribute to Its Past with Re-creation of “Stormin’ of the Sazerac”

Ladies Lunch, Drink Specials and Hat Modeling Tops off Celebration The Roosevelt New Orleans will pay tribute to its remarkable and colorful past through the re-creation of the historic “Stormin’ of the Sazerac,” Friday, September 23, at 3 p.m. inside the hotel’s legendary Sazerac Bar. The event commemorates the 62nd anniversary of the first occasion […]

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Vintage 329 Supporting Friends of New Orleans Public Library

On the heels of the recent success of A Summer Reading Evening, a special event benefiting the Friends of New Orleans Public Library, Vintage 329 gallery owner Joey Sutton presented the first of many checks to FNOPL Executive Director Katelyn Castleberry and FNOPL Board President Scott Cunningham. The gallery owner is an avid collector of […]

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Alexis Marceaux National Album Release Show

August 26 The Allways Lounge Doors 9pm/Stage 10pm Orange Moon Official National Release – August 23, 2011 It’s fitting you might have caught a glimpse of Alexis Marceaux on Treme, HBO’s pantheon to New Orleans musicians. The soulful young artist is a lifelong New Orleanian, with credentials that best that of the cast. Her father […]

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FROM THE METERS TO MASTODON THE VOODOO EXPERIENCE PRESENTED BY STEPHEN REHAGE EXPANDS ITS BILL WITH A LOCAL FAVORITE AND A HARD ROCKING SOUTHERN QUARTET

ANNUAL HALLOWEEN WEEKEND MUSICAL CELEBRATION: OCTOBER 28, 29 AND 30 IN NEW ORLEANS CITY PARK From traditional New Orleans sounds to Southern metal, the line-up for 2011’s THE VOODOO EXPERIENCE PRESENTED BY STEPHEN REHAGE continues to reinforce its commitment to support music of all genres with the latest additions of local favorites The Original Meters […]

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