Happy Hump Day!!
Celebrate Fashion for a great cause!! Fashion Designer Carolina Gallop presents The 10th Annual Honduran Fashion Show Extravaganza Fundraiser tonight from 6:00 to 9:30 p.m. at the Blue Nile (523 Frenchmen) to raise funds to send clothing to Honduras. Please bring canned goods, toiletries and coats for the New Orleans Mission as they are in dire need.
*Designers showcasing their fashions include Carolina Gallop, Jose Luis Rodriguez, Marge Lea, Esther Rose, Michelle Beatty, Casey Coren, and more. There's also a musical showcase by Josh Duffy, voted #1 GLBT artist, Claudia Baumgarten, Singer/Songwriter Lela Cloud, The Frenchman Band, Ruby Moon w/Bart Ramsey & Comedian Tammy Montana and to top it off Female impersonator Princess Stephanie! There will be complimentary beverage sampling and food from 6:30 to 7:30. Doors will open at 6:00 pm. $20.00 Reserved Seating/$15.00 General Admission/$10.00 with clothing or can food donation - Come out for a great cause!
Experience an Evening of Cultural Indulgences at the JW Marriott Lobby Lounge (614 Canal Street)from 5:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. The featured artist this week is Claudia Lynch featuring:
ShoeStories! Enjoy the sounds of Tony Seville and a spirit tasting with complimentary hors d’oeuvres....Make a purchase of $1,000 or more by either of our Local Artist tonight and the JW Marriott will give you a 1 night complimentary stay in the Presidential Bi-Level Suite a $1,500 value!! (Parking is available at a special event Rate of $5 on Common Street)
More Wednesday Evening Music
Hang out in Mid-City for all kinds of good stuff tonight - first stop Banks Street Bar (4401 Banks) for some Major Bacon and some FREE BLTs - tonight at 10:00 pm...you can never get enough of the bacon and no cover!!
You don't have to go too far from Mid-City for some dinner and then some music for dessert? Rock 'N Bowl (3016 S. Carrollton) is the place! Get some yummy dinnder over at Ye Olde College Inn and then get a half price ticket to the show right next door at Rock N' Bowl....Tonight they've got Swing-A-Roux at 8:30 pm - you'll be dancing the night away!
There's great music this evening on Frenchmen Street tonight at d.b.a. (618 Frenchmen) catch the early show at 7:00 pm with The Tin Men - and stay on for Walter "Wolfman" Washington at 10:00 pm - cover's only $5.00 and you know the Wolfman's worth it!
The Spotted Cat (623 Frenchmen) has an afternoon and evening filled with music!! Brett Richardson at 4:00, FREE Swing dance lessons at 5:00 pm, The Orleans 6 at 6:00 pm and top off the night with St. Louis Jim & The Frenchmen St. Jug Band!
Have a wonderful Wednesday and for more fun shows and events going on click on the WWOZ Livewire - http://www.wwoz.org/new-orleans-community/music-calendar!