Good Morning Everybody,
It's 4th of July weekend...and there's lots of fun going on!
You should head on over to the Northshore for the 32nd Annual Mandeville Seafood Festival with food, music, carnival rides, fireworks and family fun at Fontainebleu State Park - Check out tonight's musical line-up!
Lake Pontchartrain Stage
5:00 - 5:45 Rick Samson
6:00 - 7:45 Blue Meanies
8:00 - 9:45 Four Unplugged
10:15 - 12:00 Chee Wheez
Dew Drop Stage
5:00 - 6:45 Soul Script
7:00 - 8:45 Abita Blues Band
9:00 - 10:30 The Rocky Denney Band
Don't forget to tell Pete Fountain happy birthday today at Rock 'N Bowl...The party gets started at 3:00 pm...with Uncle Pete and Friends. I'm not gonna miss this one!!!
If you're looking for fireworks you don't have to go far, and you don't have to wait until tomorrow....It's the Uncle Sam Jam in Lafreniere Park from 3:00 to 11:00 pm today! It's the Behlar Brothers at 3:00, Christian Serpas and Ghost Town at 5:00, New Orleans Concert Band at 7:00, and the Wiseguys at 9:30...and the big fireworks show at 9:00 pm...and it's FREE!!
And it's the St. Charles Parish Independence Day Celebration at the West Bank Bridge Park, 13825 River Road....Festivities start up at 6:15 with a military flyover...and you can catch the Wiseguys at 6:30 (they're everywhere!!) and the big fireworks show at starts at 9:00!!
And even more fireworks!! It's the Slidell Heritage Festival at Heritage Park today from 3:00 to 11:00 pm....There'll be music from John Conlee, the Chee Weez, Big Al and the Heavyweights and T'Cnaille...with another big fireworks show at 9:00 pm!!
Have a great Saturday...and if you're looking for some music tonight be sure to check out the WWOZ Livewire for all kind of good things going on!!
PS...AND GOOD NEWS!! THE MOTHER-IN-LOUNGE IS NOT CLOSING!!!! 4TH OF JULY FUNDRAISING EVENT TOMORROW EVENING!!!