Good Morning Everybody,
It's the last concert for the 2010 HARVEST THE MUSIC CONCERT SERIES with only TWO concerts left!!! The free concert series benefiting Second Harvest Food Bank of Greater New Orleans & Acadiana....is every WEDNESDAY from September 15-November 3 from 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm at LAFAYETTE SQUARE!! In addition to a free, weekly concert, concert-goers will enjoy food and drinks for purchase (no outside food or drinks, please) from local favorites including: Rouses, Beaucoup Juice Snoballs, Crepes a la Cart, Miss Linda's Soul Food Catering, Lil Dizzy's Café, Lucy's Retired Surfers Bar & Restaurant, Oceana Restaurant, Boucherie, and Squeal. An artists' village will feature artwork and crafts from regional artists and designers, all available for purchase.
The last act for the series!!!
NOVEMBER 3 NEW ORLEANS NIGHTS with Allen Toussaint, Nicholas Payton and The Joe Krown Trio featuring Walter "Wolfman" Washington and Russell Batiste Jr. plus Little Freddie King
To learn more about 2010 Harvest the Music Presented by Hancock Bank, visit www.harvestthemusic.org!!
It's the Food Network Premiere Party at Henry's Bar (5101 Magazine) tonight!!! Watch Food Network Tailgate Warriors with Guy Fieri....this episode features a tailgating competition between the Saints and the Vikings fans and most importantly a special appearance by the Jambalaya Girl, who is cooking Cook Me Somethin’ Mister Jambalaya in her Who Dat Pot!!! Airs Wednesday, Nov. 3 at 9:00 PM CT on Food Network, but come by Henry's for FREE JAMBALAYA, cheap drinks and lots of "Yum Yum, Come Get You Some!!!"
Celebrate the opening night of LadyFest New Orleans 2010 GOSPEL GLORIFICATION at St Anna's Episcopal Church (1313 Esplanade Ave.) Music starts in the Parish Hall at 7:30pm (Worship Service in the Church 6:00 pm)...You'll be glad you came for this truly inspiring music....Danielle Wilson & The Truth and N*Harmone'!
And of course you got more music!
It's the Rock 'N Bowl (3016 S. Carrollton) 22nd Anniversary Party tonight!! You need to do some rockin' and bowlin' and head on over around 8:30 pm for the party music of Johnny J & Derek Huston!! It's gonna be a good time!
Make sure to go to Chickie Wah Wah (2828 Canal) for the Tex-Mex sounds of the Iguanas at 8:30 pm, and there's gonna be Zydeco dance lessons too (check out the website for sign-up info!! Go there a little early for a good table and some yummy food!
Head on down to the Sandbar (Deck area of the University Center’s cafeteria) over on UNO's campus at 7:30 pm tonight for John Ellis....it's going to be a great nite and admission is only $5.00 for this amazing show...UNO Faculty, Staff and Students get in for FREE!!!
There's a special show over at Irvin Mayfield's Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta!! Irvin Mayfield's NOJO Jam presents the music of the music of Gerry Mulligan and Chet Baker this evening at 8:00 pm...it's gonna be an amazing concert!!
Another great evening full of music at the Spotted Cat with free swing dance lessons at 5:00 p.m.!! Brett Richardson at 4:00 p.m., The Orleans 6 at 6:00 p.m., and to top off the night St. Louis Slim & The Frenchmen St. Jug Band at 10:00 p.m.!
If you're looking for more fun stuff to do...check out the WWOZ Livewire!