TGIF everybody it's the start of the weekend, and I don't know about you, but I'm ready!!
There's a big fest this weekend, and if you haven't been to check it out you really need too - it's Biker Week New Orleans, (you can click on the link for ticket info)!! Look at all the festivities going on...it's gonna be a good one!
Check out this weekend's schedule starting up at 8:00 am this morning - it's jam packed!
Friday, May 7th
8:00am - Registration for the Plantation Poker Run begins at at the Riverwalk Festival Venue (Whale Lot on Convention Center Blvd). Poker Run winner announced at Riverwalk venue Friday night.
10:00am - BWNO Main Gates open at Bike Week Riverwalk Festival Venue
Riverwalk Festival - 11:00am - Joe Santana, 4:30pm - The Ferrell Webber Band, 6:30pm - Seven Bridges Road (Eagles tribute Band), 8:00pm - Houses of the Holy (Led Zeppelin tribute band), 10:00pm - Former Bad Company Lead Singer: Brian Howe
House of Blues - (the House of Blues does not open until 11pm tonight), 11:00pm - Dean Seltzer, 1:00am - Dead or Alive (Bon Jovi tribute band), 2:00am - Paradise City (Guns 'n Roses tribute band)
Saturday, May 8th
8:00am - Registration begins for the Wetlands Plantation Ride at Riverwalk Venue (Whale Lot on Convention Center Blvd)
9:00am - 12noon - Registration for the Cycle Source Chopper Show
10:00am - BWNO Main Gates open at Riverwalk Venue
Riverwalk Festival - 11:00am - Dean Seltzer, 3:00pm - The Ferrell Webber Band, 4:00pm - Cycle Source Chopper Show awards announced at 4pm, 6:00pm - Seven Bridges Road (Eagles tribute band), Grand Prize Bourget Motorcycle winner announced, 8:00pm - Wayne Toups and ZyDeCajun, 10:00pm - Sammy Kershaw
House of Blues - 6:00pm - Joe Santana, 11:00pm - Silver Bullet (Bob Seger tribute band), 12midnight - American Fool (John Mellencamp tribute band), 1:00am - Dead or Alive (Bon Jovi tribute band), 2:00am - Paradise City (Guns 'n Roses tribute band)
Sunday, May 9th
House of Blues Gospel Brunch - $38 tickets available with valid BWNO wristband
Departure party at Big Al's Saloon (1401 Westbank Expressway, New Orleans)
More Friday Stuff to Do!
If you want to break up the biker fun with a little crawfish....be sure to head on down to Handsome Willy's (218 S. Robertson) for a FREE crawfish boil starting up at 5:00 pm...DJ Brian Boyles is playin', so you know they'll be some party down music too!
For you wine lovers...be sure to get your vino on at the always fun Swirl (3143 Ponce de Leon)...it's Friday Free for All. They're gonna have an amazing wine tasting paired with the art work of Mari De Pedro. Should be a beautiful night for it!
For more evening fun it's the 30th Anniversary Party for Carrollton Station (8140 Willow Street)! Check out tonight's line-up of artists - Caleb Guillotte, Jimmy Robinson, Susan Cowsill, Mar Lasseigne, Ron Hotstream and some more surprise guests!! Party gets started up at 9:00 pm!
That should get your weekend going...for more events check out the livewire link at WWOZ...have a good one!