Good Morning Everybody,
I'm pretty sure I know what most of ya'll will be doing between the hours of 3:00 and 6:00 pm, but there is other stuff going on to.
There's a FREE Birthday party going on at the New Orleans Museum of Art - NOMA is turning 100 - with lots of fun stuff to do before the big game!! Here's the schedule....
11am - Opening Remarks
11:30 am - New Orleans Ballet Theatre begins Lakme and Broadway performer singing
11:30am- Art-making activity begins
Noon - Cake cutting and coffee from Cafe du Monde
12:15pm - Tour of Great Collectors/Great Donors by John d'Addario
1pm - Symphony Chorus on steps in Great Hall
1:30pm - Sculpture Garden Tour by Pamela Buckman
2pm - Opera a la Carte in the Sculpture Garden (in case of bad weather, Opera will be in Auditorium)
4pm - Art Activity ends
4:30pm - Last admission
Celebrate the Battle of New Orleans Anniversary - "The British are coming, the British are coming" to the Chalmette Battlefield to commemorate the Battle of New Orleans. Walk through British and American camps, listen to generals planning strategy, soldiers swapping stories around campfires, and women wondering what fate has in store for New Orleans. Over 100 living history experts share stories of the War of
1812, fire cannons and muskets, and bring the era to life. Also check out the Kid's Camp where the little ones can make pirate and military hats, play period games, and try on military uniforms. End the day with lunch or dinner at Rocky & Carlo's Restaurant. The kids will love it!
Where: Chalmette Battlefield, 8606 West St. Bernard Hwy, Chalmette.
When: 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Watch the Saints game on Decatur near Canal and take some great music breaks along the way at the Louisiana Music Factory (200 Block Decatur) with a great triple header of in store concerts!
3:00pm - Golden Orchid
4:00pm - Plunge
5:00pm - Neslort
After the Saint's big win...there's lots of great music going on!!
d.b.a. (618 Frenchmen) has The Todd Duke Quartet at 8:00 pm....and stay on for Little Freddie King at 10:00 pm!
Chickie Wah Wah (2828 Canal) has the amazing Ogya Band at 8:00 pm....and don't forget, come hungry cause they got some yummy food in the kitchen!!
And for some Rockin' & Bowlin' fun at of course Rock N' Bowl (corner of S. Carrollton and Earhart)...you got the shake your booty Zydeco sounds of the one and only Rockin' Dopsie! Remember get an entree' next door at Ye Olde College Inn and you'll get a discounted ticket tot the show!!
Have a great day and GEAUX SAINTS!! And for even more fun stuff going on...check out the WWOZ Livewire!