Good Morning Everbody!
Let's see what's going on this TGIT!!!
Don't miss out on the weekly wine tasting at Cork and Bottle about 5:00 pm in Mid-City......Steve Wilshire from Glazer's Distributors is rolling out some of their favorite Argentine selections and a little something bubbly to get you going....and be sure to stop by the Crescent City Farmer's Market and patronize local Louisiana vendors with fresh veggies, seafood and more!
It's a big show at the Ogden this evening!! The Ogden Southern Museum of Art better known as Ogden after Hours starts up at 6:00 pm with Ralph "Soul" Jackson come enjoy some classic R&B and soul by this legendary musician from Alabama....this event is sponsored by the Ponderosa Stomp Foundation. So come on down for some music, culture, fun and the "O" bar will be serving some yummy margaritas!! (remember if you get down there early - go grab a cocktail at the Circle Bar on Lee's Circle...one of the best happy hours in town!)
You can also go hang out at City Park this evening for The Thursdays at Twilight Garden Concert Series with Philip Melancon! The gates open up at 5:00 pm and the performance starts at 6:00 pm in the City Park Botanical Garden Pavilion of the Two Sisters...There is an admission charge, but hey, it's helping the Park out..so....it's a good thing...$8 for adults and $3 for children.
Tonight is also the night to check out the Release of 7th Street Wheat at the Maple Leaf Bar (8316 Oak Street) from 7:00 to 10:00 p.m....The new release date for NOLA Brew's 7th Street Wheat is tonight!! This is their summer seasonal wheat beer infused with the herb lemon-basil. Join NOLA for great beer and funky music at The Maple Leaf with The Trio featuring Johnny V and special guests plus beers are only $3!!!!
Come on down this evening to the Maison Frenchmen on Frenchmen Street (of course) tonight at 7:00 pm for the Grill Out Chill Out with Jacid! Bar patrons can load up on loads of yummy grilled meats, veggies and $5.00 pitchers of beer.....be sure and stay on for Soul Project at 9:00 pm!
And for all your musical fun this evening be sure to click on the WWOZ Livewire...Have a great Thursday!