It's Suga Bowl Eve...so, go out and celebrate!!
Don't miss the Allstate Sugar Bowl Fan Fest today from Noon to 8:00 pm (located at the Jax Brewery parking lots off Decatur Street). The entire event is FREE with this year's headliner Darius Rucker performing a free concert on today at 6 p.m. And check out the following fun stuff going on at the fest:
*Chance to win a 2011 Allstate Sugar Bowl V.I.P. Game Experience
*Appearance by the Allstate A.F.C.A. Good Works Team
*Photo opportunity with the Allstate Sugar Bowl trophy
*Football skills challenge
*Live Bowl game broadcasts
It's PAT JOLLY'S SILLY HAT 65th BIRTHDAY PARTY tonight at 6:00 pm at the Blue Nile (532 Frenchmen)....Pat's birthday request: Since so many great New Orleans musicians perform for my celebrations PLEASE come early and plan to stay LATE to enjoy all the bands because their music is my best Birthday gift (7pm until)
(YES ... past your bedtime ... like we did before retirement age)!!!
And of course there's lot more music happenin!!
Head over to Chickie Wah Wah (2828 Canal) for an amazing evening of music with Jon Cleary at 7:00 pm...Jon will have you dancin' the night away....so you have to get on over there!!
Enjoy this lovely evening around the fire at The Columns....They've got David Doucet from BeauSoleil fame at 8:00 pm, and while you're enjoying the sounds be sure to have an adult beverage to warm you on up!
If you're lookin' for some bluegrass music tonight you don't have to go too far to find it....Check out the Hi Ho Lounge (2239 St. Claude) and the Bluegrass Pickin' Party at 8:00 pm...there's no cover and FREE red beans!
If you love amazing burritos and great music, then BJ's Lounge (4301 Burgundy) is the place for you, because they have one mean burrito, and the incredible sounds of King James & the Special Men...the fun starts up at 10:00 pm!!!
Be sure to make a stop by the Spotted Cat (623 Frenchmen) early for this great line-up of music....Brett Richardson at 4:00 pm, Dominic Grillo and The Frenchmen Street All Stars at 6:00 pm and be sure to stay on for the Jazz Vipers at 10:00 pm.....it's sure to be another smokin' Monday evening show.
Head on Uptown and to the Maple Leaf (8316 Oak) for Papa Grows Funk at 11:00 pm they really know how to funk up your Monday night!!!
Have a great Monday...and for more musical fun check out WWOZ Livewire ....until tomorrow.