Thursdays At Twilight Garden Concert Series
Come out for Thursdays at Twilight Garden Concert Series at City Park. This weekly series showcases a changing lineup of musicians and bands. It showcases some of the finest musicians in New Orleans featuring traditional jazz, rhythm and blues, and an assortment of music styles. Mint juleps, wine, beer, soft drinks, water and food are available for purchase. No outside food and drink or pets allowed. The series is sponsored by the Louis and Virginia Clemente Foundation with support from WWNO 89.9 FM.
MAY 9 – JOHN BOUTTÉ: Voted best male vocalist of the year atboth the “Best of the Beat” and the “Big Easy Awards”. His song“Tremé” is the theme song of the popular HBO series. johnboutte.com
MAY 16 – CREOLE STRING BEANS: New Orleans party band witha repertoire that ranges far and wide from Fats Domino andBobby Charles to Duke Ellington. creolestringbeans.com
MAY 23 – NEW ORLEANS MYSTICS: Songs from the Temptations, O’Jays, Marvin Gaye, and Otis Redding will all be part ofthis soulful tribute to some of the greatest music from the 1970s.MAY 30 – BANU GIBSON: A superior and swinging jazz singer,Banu is one of the few vocalists of her generation to maintainloyalty to songs of the 1920s, 30s, and 4c banugibson.com
What You Need To Know
Twilight Concert Series Location: Pavilion of the Two Sisters in the Botanical Garden
Twilight Hours: Gates open at 5pm; music begins at 6pm
Twilight Parking: There is a free parking lot across the street from the Botanical Garden.
Twilight Admission: $10/person
Please note: Seating is strictly limited to 480 people per Twilight performance. Admission to the Twilight Garden Concert Series is not included in Friends of City Park membership.
Full-season passes or session passes are available at the Botanical Garden Gift Shop (5 Victory Avenue).
For more information or to order tickets and season passes for the series, call (504) 483-9488 or e-mail [email protected].