Thursday, June 2, 2011

Thursday - Wine, Art and Song!!

Good Morning Everybody,

Here's the Thursday fun stuff going on today!!

Thursday Events

Don't miss out on the weekly wine tasting at Cork and Bottle (3700 Orlenas ) about 5:00 pm in Mid-City and tasting is free with these great samples.....2009- Hahn Winery- Pinot Gris, 2009- Hahn Winery- "SLH Estate" Chardonnay, 2009- Hahn Winery- Central Coast GSM (Grenache, Syrah, Mourvedre), 2009- Hahn Winery - Meritage, and a 2009- Castle Rock - Pinot Noir!!  And be sure to stop by the Crescent City Farmer's Market and patronize local Louisiana vendors with fresh veggies, seafood and more! 

Du Mois Gallery (4921 Freret St.) presents their closing reception tonight from 5:00 to 8:00 pm....Stop by Du Mois for their most buzzed about show yet!!  Jessica Goldfinch's intimate shrinky dinks, J David Lindsley's sand cast glass weaponry, and Jesse Shaw's bold views on facets of Americanism all speak for themselves!!

Need a little culture and music? You gotta go to the show at the Ogden Southern Museum of Art - better known as Ogden after Hours.  The concert starts up at 6:00 pm. with The Renard Poché Band, a highly original New Orleans based group whose music is a unique blend of classic and modern funk/soul with occasional infusions of jazz, rock, latin, and positive come on down for some music, culture and fun and the amazing Bill deTurk (my hubby) will be doing the in depth interview this evening..don't miss it!!

Go hang out at City Park this evening for The Thursdays at Twilight Garden Concert Series with New Orleans Moonshiners and Cristina Perez. The gates open up at 5:00 pm and the performance starts at 6:00 pm in the City Park Botanical Garden Pavilion of the Two Sisters...There is an admission charge, but hey, it's helping the Park's a good thing...$8 for adults and $3 for children.

If you're looking for more fun stuff to do...check out the WWOZ Livewire

1 comment:

  1. Aside from seeing him on stage with LEGEND Allen Toussaint and others, you all may recognize Renard from his featured guitar work with Allen and "Papa Funk" doing Cha Dooky-Doo from last season's Treme finale.