Happy Monday - Hope everyone had a wonderful Mother's Day weekend!
Tonight from 6:00 to 9:00 pm is the 3rd Annual Party in the Garden for The Hollygove Market & Farm!! The big event will take place among the fruit and vegetable gardens located at 8301 Olive St. Tickets are $40 in advance $45 at the gate. (Food, beverages and entertainment included!) Sample food and cocktails of over 20 local chefs and mixologists including:
Ancora Pizzeria & Salumeria, Crescent Pie & Sausage Co., Ye Olde College Inn, Iris, Bayona & Monda, La Petite Grocery plus many more!!
*A raffle and live and silent auction will be held and will include a grand prize of a farm to table dinner. Raffle and event tickets available online.
*All proceeds benefit the educational and service programs of Hollygrove Market & Farm and the Carrollton-Hollygrove Community Development Corporation. Come celebrate! Support local farmers and be a part of the local food movement! For more info and to buy ticket in advance click: http://www.hollygrovemarket.com/store/539
Monday Night Music
If you're Uptown - Enjoy some cocktail porch sippin' over at the Columns Hotel (3811 St. Charles)....Tonight David Doucet of Beausoleil fame performs at 8:00 pm tonight!
There's fun in Mid-City over at the Banks Street Bar (4401 Banks) come by for CONTROLLER Special Show w/ The Lollies, Matt Wixson & His Flying Circus at 9:00 pm and don't forget about the 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...plus cheap and yummy red beans (veggie red beans too) plus it's smoke-free!!
Lots of fun around Frenchmen Street!
BMC (1331 Decatur) has a great early show at 5:00 pm with Lil Red and Big Bad...then stay on for the next show at 9:30 with Smoky Greenwell's Blues Jam!!
Satisfy your hunger for great food and music over at Three Muses (536 Frenchmen)...Tonight at 7:00 pm they've got Iguana man Joe Cabral and his Trio - don't miss the show!
And three great shows at the Maison (508 Frenchmen) with some happy hour fun with Chicken and Waffles at 5:00 pm, The Royal Roses at 7:00 pm, and The New Orleans Super Jam at 9:30 pm.
Be sure to make a stop by the Spotted Cat (623 Frenchmen) early for this great line-up of music...Sarah McCoy 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 jazzalicious Monday evening show.
And Head right across the street to d.b.a. (618 Frenchmen) for Glen David Andrews at 10:00 pm (there's a $5 cover for the late show - but that's not much to pay for this performance!)
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 - they'll get your Monday night funked up -remember there's a cover - but it's 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!