Happy Monday - It's a beautiful day in the Crescent City to celebrate the Saints big win!!
It's A Night of Networking with the Young Leadership Council's One Book One New Orleans Happy Hourfrom 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm at the Hermes Bar, Antoine's Restaurant (713 St. Louis St.)....One Book One New Orleans is chugging right along during their reading period and are happy to present their third big event!
There will be:
* A Specialty cocktail prepared just for the event!
* FREE passed hors d' oeuvres and great happy hour drink specials
* Louisiana Books2Prisoners will be on hand to tell you more about their program!
* Garden District Book Store will be on hand with copies of "Nine Lives" for sale!
For more information, please visit: www.onebookoneneworleans.com
Monday Night Music
If you're Uptown - It's lovely weather for some porch sippin' over at the Columns Hotel (3811 St. Charles)....It's David Doucet of Beausoleil fame at 8:00 pm tonight!
And there's more Mid-City fun over at Chickie Wah Wah (2828 Canal)...with a great happy hour and the Vincedent at 6:00 pm with (no cover) and stay on for Mark Growden (cover $8.00)! And of course come hungry - Taceaux Loceaux is ready to feed you!
Head on down to Mid-City and to the Banks Street Bar (4401 Banks) about 9:00 pm for the N'awlins Johnnys and FREE red beans tonight!
And 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, cheap and yummy red beans (veggie red beans too) plus it's smoke-free!!
BMC (1331 Decatur) has a great early show at 5:00 pm with Fun in the Pocket featuring Mayumi Shara (drummer extraordinaire)...then stay on for the next show at 9:30 with Smoky Greenwell's Blues Jam!!
And two great shows at the Maison (508 Frenchmen) with the sultry sounds of Jayna Morgan and the Sazerac Sunrise Band at 7:00 pm, and The New Orleans Super Jam 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, Dominick 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.
To top off you're evening....you gotta go Uptown and over to the Maple Leaf (8316 Oak) for Papa Grows Funk at 10:00 pm - he really knows how to get your Monday night groovin' - there's a cover for the show, but the "funk" is worth it!!!
Have a great one...and for more musical fun check out WWOZ Livewire - http://www.wwoz.org/new-orleans-community/music-calendar...until tomorrow!