Getting geared up for Mardi Gras Season, and there's lots of fun stuff going on to help you get in the mood!!
Today you can Meet the Budweiser Clydesdales!! Southern Eagle in association with Anheuser-Busch invites the public to an unusual Meet and Greet with the Budweiser Clydesdales today from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at the New Orleans Police Stables – Marconi at Harrison Ave. Enjoy Music By the Blackened Blues Band, food provided by the Louisiana Hospitality Foundation, and fun for the whole family! Register to win a ride on the Budweiser Wagon (winner and guest must be 21 years old or older). Bring your camera and take some great picture with the Clydesdales with all proceeds from the event going to support the New Orleans Police Mounted Division!!
Don't miss out on the weekly wine tasting at Cork and Bottle (3700 Orleans Ave.) from 5:00 to 7:00 pm in Mid-City and tasting is free..check out this amazing wine line-up: 2009- Arizona Stronghold - "Tazi" White Wine, 2009 - Arizona Stronghold- "Dayden" Pink Wine, 2009- Arizona Stronghold- "Mangus" Red Wine, 2009- Arizona Stronghold - "Dala" Red Wine, 2009- Arizona Stronghold - "Nachise" Red Wine, and a 2006- Merkin Vineyards - Chupacabra California Red!! And be sure to stop by the Crescent City Farmer's Market from 3:00 to 7:00 pm and patronize local Louisiana vendors with fresh veggies, seafood and more!
It's Networking Night! Mimi’s in the Marigny (2601 Royal) is hosting a networking happy hour tonight at 7:00 pm for the Charitable Film Network. The event will feature media professionals and film enthusiasts and is an opportunity to connect with the film community. CFN will accept donations for Scrub Brush Productions, but admission is free.
It's a night amazing music at The Ogden Southern Museum of Art concert today for Ogden after Hours. Music starts up at 6:00 pm with jazz guitarist Davy Mooney and be sure to check out the yummy drink special - "O What a Milk Punch"!!
And there's much more!!!
Head on down to Chickie Wah Wah (2828 Canal) tonight - for dance lessons from 6:00 to 8:00 pm...Go to nolajitterbugs.com for details. And you'll want to stay on for songwriters in the house....Putnam Smith and Nate Spencer along with Richard Julian and Rosita Kess come on at 8:30 pm. They're all great writers, singers and performers - come check it out!
It's gonna be a super fun evening at d.b.a. (618 Frenchmen)with two great shows!! Come for the early show at 7:00 pm with the Eric Lindell...and you don't want to miss Egg Yolk Jubilee at 10:00 pm!!
There's a triple header over at the Spotted Cat (623 Frenchmen) with Brett Richardson at 4:00 pm, a Miss Sophie Lee at 6:00 pm and close out the night with the The New Orleans Moonshiners at 10:00 pm!!!
And there's more great shows on Frenchmen at the Maison (508 Frenchmen)!! Get your evening started off early with The Crescent City Ears at 5:00 pm, Natalie Mae at 7:00 pm, and the amazing vocal stylings of Margie Perez at 10:00 pm!!!
And for all your musical fun this evening be sure to click on the WWOZ Livewire!