What's happenin' this Friday night??
If you're looking for a couple of wine tastings after work....head on down to Cork & Bottle (3700 Orleans) at around 5ish for some great wines....then make your way over to Swirl (3143 Ponce de Leon) at about 6 for another round of wine tasting, and check out their tapas bar too for some great food!!
And there's Starlight Racing with The Topcats tonight at the New Orleans Fairgrounds! Racing returns tonight with nine races under the stars starting at 5 p.m. The Topcats hit the Clubhouse stage at 6 p.m. and the (well-heated) Miller Beer Garden features drink specials and specialty food vendors all evening!!
There's lots of good music going on tonight!!
Head over to the Carousel Lounge at the Hotel Monteleone with John Autin at 9:00...spin around the bar and listen to some great music too!
Head on over to Chickie Wah Wah on Canal for their happy hour with Amy Trail at 5:00, then stay on for some Paul Sanchez at 8:00, and The Geraniums at 10:00...what a fun way to spend your Friday evening...and don't forget to come hungry cause they got yummy food going on in the kitchen!
d.b.a. (618 Frenchmen) has a great double header tonight!!! The Hot Club of New Orleans gets revvin' up at 6:00, and be sure to stay on for Hill Country Throwdown featuring Reverend John Wilkins & Eric Deaton ...they'll have you all revved up!!!
There's another double header over at Rock 'N Bowl (3016 S. Carrollton) with Gal Holiday & the Honky Tonk Review at 9:30...Gal's been travelling around so be sure to catch her and the boys while you can...and don't forget if you eat an entree next door at Ye Olde College Inn you get a discounted ticket for the concert!!
Tipitina's (501 Napoleon) has an amazing show tonight with The Radiator's 33rd Anniversary Show with the Honey Island Swamp Band opening up....the fun gets started at about 10:00 pm!!
Check out the WWOZ Livewire! And tune into 90.7 FM and http://www.wwoz.org/ from 11 am to 2:00 pm for the incredible Louisiana Music Party with my hubby Bill deTurk!!! See you later!