Happy Leap Day!!
Come celebrate this extra day over at Vega Tapas (2051 Metairie Rd.) It's Leap Day 2012 with an Art Party, come see the debut of a new collection of fused glass..."all things NOLA" and the beautiful dining room transformation. Art glass depicts local favorites such as Mardi Gras, music, shotgun houses, seafood, streetcars and much more. Besides all the wonderful art there's gonna be sangria, wine and tapas for all!!!
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 Jenny Koelbel, presenting her new works. Enjoy the sounds of Gypsy jazz with Raphael Bas & Pierre Pichon 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
Keep celebrating Leap Day over at Chickie Wah Wah (2828 Canal) in Mid-City with a Leap Year Birthday Celebration. The fun starts at 6:00 pm with Some Like it Hot - then at 8:00 pm it's Bruce Sunpie Barnes and the Louisiana Sunspots (cover)!!!! Come on - you only get to do this every four years!!!
Lookin' for some dinner and then some music for dessert? Rock 'N Bowl (3016 S. Carrollton) is the place! Get some yummy dinner 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 piano playin' man Joe Krown at 8:30 pm!
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, 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!