Yea!! We finally got a little rain, but thank goodness it was late enough not to bother any of the fun yesterday!
Here's a few fun things to do this evening to make your red beans and rice Monday even better.....
Come join NOLA Beer this evening at Franky and Johnny's, 321 Arabella, for a NOLA Beer tasting featuring Nola Blonde and their new Hurricane Saison!!!!! It starts at 6:30 - so be sure not to miss it!
Featured Monday Music
Be sure to go down River Road For some really cheap and yummy red beans and rice, and for the cool sounds of Amanda Walker....take a walk along the River Road levee this evening and make a stop at the River Shack Tavern...Amanda will be playing at 7:00 pm tonite!
The Columns on St. Charles Avenue has Cajun music legend David Doucet at 8:00 pm. Sit on the porch, drink a cocktail and watch the streetcars go by.
If you're headed to the Quarter there's a few things you can do this evening. Go down to hear another amazing early evening show with Bob French and the Original Tuxedo Band at Irvin Mayfield's Jazz Playhouse show starts around 8:00 pm...with NO COVER.
You can also go on down to Donna's Bar and Grill at 800 N. Rampart Street - things get geared up at 9:30 with Les Getrex and The Blues All-Star Band and Blue Mondays means FREE red beans and rice and BBQ chicken!
There's always something fun happenin' at Chickie Wah Wah on Canal, tonight check out the Steve Masakowski trio at 7:00 pm.....Students come on down for a special reduced cover and a FREE bowl of red beand and rice!
If you're lookin' for some bluegrass music this evening...you don't have to go too far to find it....Check out the Hi Ho Lounge on St. Claude and the Bluegrass Pickin' Party at 8:00 pm...there's no cover and FREE red beans at this show too!
If you're thinking about heading out later into the evening, go down Frenchmen Street and make a stop by the Spotted Cat for the Jazz Vipers at 10:00 pm.....it's sure to be a great Monday evening show.
Have a great Monday and, as always, check out Offbeat for more music and fun stuff....until tomorrow.