Happy Sunday Everybody....Enjoy the last day of your weekend...and start preparing for the Tales of the Cocktail which kicks off this Wednesday!!
THE FIRST ANNUAL FRENCH MARKET WAITERS RACE IN PARTNERSHIP WITH WE LIVE TO EAT REVIVES A FRENCH QUARTER TRADITION! Come out to the rescheduled event today!!! In honor of Bastille Day, New Orleans will join cities around the world in hosting a waiters race, a tradition started in Paris in the early 20th century to recognize the waitstaff profession. Coined "VIVE LA FRANCE, VIVE LA SEAFOOD!" the race serves as a celebration of the New Orleans local restaurant and seafood industries. Come cheer on 25 local waiters as they compete for prizes by speedwalking with trays of water down Decatur Street!!! The race begins at Cafe' du Monde and the Tornado Brass Band plays before the race and Hot Club New Orleans plays at the after party at Gazebo Cafe! Arrive by 3:45 to get your spot along Decatur...You don't want to miss this one!!
It looks like it may be a rainy day....so head on down to the Louisiana Children's Museum..today to the Museum with FREE admission to everyone from noon 'til 5:00 p. m. with the help of Target. Bring the family, and enjoy the fun!
If you still can't get enough of the Saints and the Super Bowl...be sure to go to the Bayou Beer Garden (326 N. Jeff Davis) this evening at 5:00 p.m. for a replay of the big Bowl, and watch the Saints win again...they'll be plenty of food and fun going on!!!
And tonight be sure head on down to the Mother in Law Lounge (1500 N. Claiborne) at 6:00 pm for the Sunday Night Jam Session....featuring Kharizma Band with invited guests Guitar Lightning Lee, Al "Carnival Time" Johnson and many more surprise guests!! A $5.00 donation gets you all this great music and food!!!
If you're in for a late night be sure to check out Creepy Fest at the Saturn Bar (3067 St. Claude) tonight at 10:00 p.m. with The Poots CD Release + The Split Lips + Red Dons + Dummy Dumpster!!! This should be a super creepy show!!!
For more Sunday night fun check out the WWOZ Livewire...have a nice relaxing Sunday!!!