Good Morning Everybody!!
Don't miss out on the weekly wine tasting at Cork and Bottle (3700 Orleans ) about 5:00 pm in Mid-City. You can also stop at Clever (right next door) for their "tasting special" - $1 off your first cocktail after attending the free wine tasting. And be sure to stop by the Crescent City Farmer's Market and patronize local Louisiana vendors with fresh veggies, seafood and more!
Celebrate the ladies all this week at Ladyfest 2011! The fun continues this evening at Maison (508 Frenchmen Street) for the event "LADIES SING THE BLUES"...It's a line-up of amazing music from some incredible women!
7pm The Blue Trees
8pm Sweet Jones
9pm Lips and the Trips
10pm Gaynielle "Queen G" Neville and the Ladies of New Orleans featuring Beth Patterson & Jan Clements
11pm Jenn Howard
For a complete schedule of the fest click here: http://www.ladyfestneworleans.org/ladyfest-2011/schedule/
Need a little art, culture and music? You gotta go to the show at the Ogden Southern Museum of Art (925 Camp St.) -better known as Ogden after Hours. The concert starts up at 6:00 pm with Jeff and Vida.....A duo that adds a bluegrass sensibility to rock, honky tonk, country and come enjoy the delicious Fall Sangria at the "O" bar, and remember if you're a member of the Ogden you always get in free!
Some Thursday Night Music
It's a lovely evening for some yummy cocktails and Latin music over at the the Columns Hotel (3811 St. Charles) this evening. Enjoy the sounds of Fredy Omar at 8:00 pm.
Spotted Cat Music Club (623 Frenchmen) has a triple header with Brett Richardson at 4:00 pm, Miss Sophie Lee at 6:00 and stay on and party with The New Orleans Moonshiners at 10:00 PM!!
If you're looking for some more dancing - head on over to Chickie Wah Wah (2828 Canal) for swing dance lessons - 6:00 to 7:00 pm for beginners and 7:00 to 8:00 pm for advanced (go to http://www.nolajitterbugs.org/ for more info and to sign up for lessons.) And stick around afterwards for the surf rock of Sunny Duval at 9:00 pm (there might be a cover, but this is worth it)!
If you're looking for some dinner and then some music for dessert Rock 'N Bowl (3016 S. Carrollton) can help you out! Get an entree' over at Ye Olde College Inn and then get a half price ticket to the show right next door at Rock N' Bowl....There's gonna be some dancing going on cause it's Zydeco Night with the one and only Rosie Ledet at 8:30 pm - it's another fun night of rockin' and bowlin'!!
For more fun stuff to do and more music...check out the WWOZ Livewire - http://www.wwoz.org/new-orleans-community/music-calendar!