Archive | November, 2011

Chef Duke’s Foundation for Kids Keeps Giving Back

Chef Duke’s Foundation for Kids invites you to come celebrate the Christmas spirit of giving with Chef Duke at Chef Duke’s Café Giovanni, 117 Rue Decatur Street, 529-2154, on Saturday, December 3, 2011, 7:00 p.m. – till. Every year Chef Duke LoCicero puts on an incredible fundraiser to benefit the kids at the hospital that […]

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Cork & Bottle’s Celebrates the Holidays!

Special Holiday Shop & Sip Sparkling Wine Event Cork & Bottle, the boutique wine shop located in Mid-City’s American Can Company (3700 Orleans Avenue), announces “Tasting Tuesdays,” a series of wine, spirit and/or brew tastings set in either a formal seated setting or a casual, reception-style format. Reservations are recommended for casual tastings by calling […]

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New Orleans Society for Infectious Diseases Awareness (NOSIDA) to Host the 3rd Annual HIV Awareness Music Project (HAMP)

The New Orleans Society for Infectious Disease Awareness, Inc. (NOSIDA), a local New Orleans non-profit organization, has announced their lineup for the Third Annual HIV Awareness Music Project (HAMP). This year, NOSIDA hosts an exciting evening of diverse and local music dedicated to increasing HIV awareness in New Orleans. The event, planned for December 2nd […]

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BOYLESK! featuring the Stage Door Johnnies at the House of Blues

With The Evil Hate Monkey, Hot Toddy, Mistress of Ceremonies Cora Vette, and an appearance by the New Orleans Firefighters Award-winning male burlesque stars emphasize the masculine side of the tease with their sizzling surprise reveals, and tongue-in-cheek exploits! Straight out of meatpacking Chicago comes an abundance of beef in a sensational new burlesque show […]

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Celebrate the holidaze with all of your favorite BacchanALIENS!

Tis the season for giving and the Krewe of Chewbacchus is giving back by putting on an amazing Xmas bash to benefit 3 Ring Circus Art Education Centers’ the “Big Top” on Friday, December 9th, 2011. Low-cost Hi-tech UV Tatoos will be available on-site along with an Art Auction and raffle. Be sure to wear […]

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The Algiers Bonfire Returns This Weekend

December 3, 2011 from 5 – 9 pm This weekend, on Saturday, December 3, the annual Algiers Bonfire will once again take place at Algiers Point on the riverfront. There will be good food, great music, and gathering of family and friends as Algiers welcomes Santa and wishes the City of New Orleans a Happy […]

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South Pacific Mesmerizes New Orleans

Review By Sheri M. Bleuler McKee~NOLA’s Party Girl With enchanting melodies of Rodgers & Hammerstein’s South Pacific, the audience at Mahalia Jackson Theater seemed to be mesmerized by the Broadway musical. From “Some Enchanted Evening” to “Bali Hai,” locals were singing along to this classic theme that is as fresh today as it first debuted. […]

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Celebrating the “Jingle-Jangle” Season

Although Miracle on Fulton won’t be found this year due to Manning’s Restaurant being built, the holiday season is still very alive and well throughout New Orleans area. The next few weekends are full of some fun activities for kids and adults that will soon put you into the “Jingle-Jangle” spirit just like our beloved […]

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HOT GLASS COLD COCKTAILS!!

It’s that Time of Year again when Vella Vetro Art Glass and Custom Designs with Studio Inferno Presents an Artist Open House Thursday, December 8, from 6-9 p.m. at 3000 Royal Street. Over 15 Artist will have their studios open, with HOT GLASS Blowing Demonstrations by James Vella, the artist and creator behind Vella Vetro […]

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Royal Sonesta Hotel “Lights Up” Bourbon Street

Royal Sonesta Hotel’s “6th Annual Lighting of the Balconies” on Thursday December 1st at 6 p.m. With a ceremonial flip of the switch, thousands of twinkling lights will illuminate the hotel’s massive wrought-iron balconies. The Xavier University Gospel Choir will present a special holiday concert street-side. The Treme Brass Band will lead a Second-Line parade […]

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