Saturday, June 18, 2011

Bicycles, Soul Food, Music Factory and More!!

Good Morning Everybody!

This is gonna be an abbreviated version - cause I got to hurry up and leave to visit my Dad for Father's Day, remember your Dad this weekend too!

A few Fests going on the Soul Food Festival over at the Greater St. Stephen Full Gospel Baptist Church out in the East (5600 Read Blvd.)...there gonna be yummy food, carnival rides, music and runs today from 10:00 am to 9:00 pm and tomorrow from 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm...Enjoy!

Head across the Lake to the Abita Mystery House (22275 Louisiana 36) for the Louisiana Bicycle Festival!!! Admission is free, and if you haven't checked out the Mystery House you are missing out!! For more info click!

There's some great in-store concerts going on over at the Louisiana Music Factory too in the Quarters (210 Decatur) - Grayson Capps at 2:00 pm, Gravy at 3:00 pm and Joe Adragna at 4:00 pm...Enjoy it's free, and be sure to purchase your Dad one of their excellent cds for Father's Day!!

Here's some cool music going on tonight!!

Hawaii 504 over at Buffa's (1001 Esplanade) at 7:30 pm - we're talking New Orleans Hawaiian can't beat that!

Chickie Wah Wah (2828 Canal) has Mem Shannon and the Membership at 10:00 pm - always a fun one - there's a cover, but it's worth it!!

If you got some pennies saved up head over to Harrah's Casino for AVB!! Average White Band at 7:00 pm - wish I could make it to this one!!

And don't forget the circus is in town!!  Ringling Bros and Barnum & Bailey Circus celebrate "Barnum 200" the biggest birthday bash in circus history!!  Tickets include an all-access pre-show where visitors can meet the performers and animals, and learn circus skills.  Check out for tix and don't forget Dad's get in FREE on Father's Day with the password "Father" at the box office!!
  • Sat, 06/18/11 - 11:00 AM
  • Sat, 06/18/11 - 3:00 PM
  • Sat, 06/18/11 - 7:00 PM
  • Sun, 06/19/11 - 1:00 PM
  • Sun, 06/19/11 - 5:00 PM
If you're looking for more fun stuff to do...check out the WWOZ Livewire !!

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