Hoorray for Friday!!
And hooray for wine! It's the weekly wine tasting over at Cork & Bottle (Orleans at Moss St.) - from 5:00 to 7:00 pm. Come out and sample some fantastic wines!
And you can double your wine tasting fun! Check out Swirl located on Ponce de Leon right off Esplanade and enjoy a FREE wine tasting at 6:00 pm. Once you've tasted one of their excellent choices you'll be sure to be buy a bottle!
Where Y'Art moves outside to the Sculpture Garden for Friday, May 11th! A great night to treat Mom for Mother's Day! Join the New Orleans Museum of Art and the The New Orleans Film Society as they present music, art making, and an outdoor screening of the classic film, Breakfast at Tiffany's, tonight in the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA. See below for the night's scheduled events.
Admission: $6 for adults : Children (17 & under), free : $3 for NOMA & NOFS Members (Members are allotted 4 tickets at the discounted rate.)
*5pm to 8pm: Food by Crêpes à la Cart, La Cocinita, & Green To Go NOLA [Fresh salads - quantities limited] (additional purchase required)
*5:30 pm to 7:30 pm: Music by Paul Soniat
*5 pm to 7 pm: Art Making Activity
*6 pm: Comedic Art Tour with The New Movement
*7:30 - 7:45 pm/sundown: Film: Breakfast at Tiffany's
You still don't know what to do?
Head on over to Chickie Wah Wah (2828 Canal) for happy hour and stay on for Paul Sanchez at 8:00 pm - it's his last solo show at Chickie for the summer so come on out! After Paul at about 10:30, the Geraniums are in full bloom again!
And there's more good music in Mid-City (almost Uptown) over at Rock 'N Bowl (3016 S. Carrollton) for Josh Garrett plus the Essentials at 9:30 pm!! Remember if you eat at Ye Olde College Inn right next door you get a discount to the show! Happy rockin' and bowlin'!
Blues Man Troy Turner heads on over to the Rivershack Tavern (3449 River Road) at 10:00 pm with an amazing night of music - Troy is a truly a master of the Blues guitar - it's gonna be a good one!!
Need more music??
You can get started early at the Spotted Cat (623 Frenchmen) with Ben Polcer at 4:00 pm, Washboard Chaz Jazz Trio at 6:00 pm, and the New Orleans Cottonmouth Kings at 10:00 pm.
Right down the street you have another trio of shows at BMC (1331 Decatur)...with El the Orazio and Friends at 3:00 pm, Peter Novelli Band at 6:00 pm, and Dana Abbot at 9:00 pm!!
d.b.a.'s (618 Frenchmen) got The Red Stick Ramblers at 10:00 pm...there's a $10 cover, but you don't want to miss the show!!
Alrighty, well that should keep you busy this evening...If you're looking for more fun stuff to do...check out the WWOZ Livewire - http://www.wwoz.org/new-orleans-community/music-calendar and tune in today from 11-2 pm for the Louisiana Music Party with my hubby Bill deTurk!!