Happy Tuesday Everybody!!
Special Events Today!
You can get your day started off right with a trip to the Farmer's Market!!! Visit the Crescent City's Farmer's Market at University Square (200 Broadway) from 9:00 to 1:00 pm and pick up some fresh seafood, veggies and you can even grab some lunch! St. James Cheese Company is fixing up some great food each Tuesday in July at the Market.....on the menu today: Chilled summer squash vichyssoise, heirloom tomato panzanella salad, and capicola, agrodolce onion & Pecorino sandwiches on ciabatta....yummy!!
Today the Omni Royal Orleans (621 St. Louis St.) is once again treating travelers to a summertime soirée celebrating National Ice Cream Day. Guests are invited to a complimentary ice cream social - complete with a Design-Your-Own Sundae Bar, on from 4 to 6 p.m. Through a partnership with Häagen-Dazs, the luxury hotel will serve rich, vanilla and chocolate flavored ice cream along with toppings such as brownie chunks, crumbled chocolate chip cookies, Butterfingers, Heath Bars, M&Ms, butterscotch, strawberry, caramel and chocolate fudge sauces, pecans, chocolate chips and cherries, as well as toppings cherished by locals. Chef Rene Bajeux will add a unique local twist with the addition of praline, spicy pecans and king cake toppings. Another yum!!
The Trinity Artist Series continues tonight at Trinity Episcopal Church (1329 Jackson Ave.) with "Organ & Labyrinth" with Albinas Prizgintas on the 5000 pipe Trinity tracker organ. The program includes some of the greatest music ever written ranging from Classical Baroque to vintage rock and popular tunes. The concert is from 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm and is FREE!
Good Music Tonight!
It's gonna be a great evening to hang out at the The Columns (3811 St. Charles Ave.)...Have a cocktail and listen to the amazing guitar playing of John Rankin with Todd Duke and Jesse Boyd at 8:00 pm...it's a lovely night for porch sippin'!
There's a triple header over at the Spotted Cat (623 Frenchmen) starting up at 4:00 pm with Brett Richardson, then stay on for Smokin' Time Jazz Club at 6:00 pm, and finish off the night with Meschiya Lake and Little Big Horns at 10:00 pm!!
End your night over at the Maple Leaf Bar on Oak Street...with the REBIRTH Brass Band they come on around 10:30ish - you'll be glad you stayed up late!!
Have a wonderful Tuesday and for more fun shows and events going on click on the WWOZ Livewire link!