Good Morning Everybody!!
Kick-off White Linen Night a little early with the Whitney White Linen Happy Hour tonight from 5:00 to 7:00 pm in the new SPUN Cafe at the CAC (900 Camp Street). There's going to be FREE Bombay Sapphire & Rain Vodka cocktails and the opportunity to PRE-BUY food & drink tickets for the big event on Saturday!
And after getting your drink tix head down Poydras for REFLEXION AND PROJECTION: AN ART PARTY from 5:00 to 9:00 pm tonight! It's the Second Annual White Linen Kick-off Art Party - over-looking downtown New Orleans, in the beautiful glass sky-lobby of 930 Poydras - the space will be transformed to display art for all to see. There's gonna be music by guest dj's, food from renowned restaurants and caterers, and beer & wine donated from local vendors - It's a celebration of art!!!
Need some more art, culture and music? Then you gotta go to the show at the Ogden Southern Museum of Art (925 Camp St.) - better known as Ogden after Hours. Tonight the Ogden presents Riccardo Crespo and Sol Brasil - Start this month off sizzling with this group's distinctive style of Musica Popular Brasiliera (MPG) fused with elements of folk, bossa nova and Latin jazz -- all with a New Orleans flavor! Tonight the O BAR's specialty drink is the Tequila Sunset - Greet your evening with this blend of tequila, Cointreau, Licor 43, lime juice, simple syrup and lemon-ginger echinacea - Don't miss it!
And if you don't feel like headin' downtown - no worries.....Go hang out at City Park this evening and enjoy music from Phil Melancon for the Thursdays at Twilight Garden Concert Series! Phil performs the musical spirit and style of his hometown, New Orleans. As
complex as gumbo, he cooks up a variety of musical flavors for your enjoyment.
Phil will be joined by fellow entertainers Larry Beron, Alden Hagardorn, and
vocalist Heidi Campbell! Gates open up at 5:00 pm and the performance starts at 6:00 pm in the City Park Botanical Garden Pavilion of the Two Sisters...There is an admission charge, but hey, it's helping the Park out...$10 for adults and $3 for children (it was $3 last year :)
Have a wonderful Thursday and for more fun shows and events going on click on the WWOZ Livewire - http://www.wwoz.org/new-orleans-community/music-calendar!