Tuesday, October 30, 2012

A Spooky Tuesday w/Ghoulish Veggies, a Creepy Movie, Scary Music & Haunted Houses!

Happy Spooky Tuesday!

Farmer's Market!

You can get your day started off right with a trip to the Farmer's Market!  Visit the Crescent City's Farmer's Market at University Square (200 Broadway) from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm for the freshest veggies, fruits and seafood. Today for the Green Plate Special Woody's Fish Tacos is back with a special addition - Fête/Chef La Mason, a farm-to-table catering business tailored to its clients’ diet and lifestyle. It's taco day with either black bean, pulled pork, sauteed shrimp or fish (his namesake) tacos, as well as Chef La's delicious market sides......Yum!

And if you want more fresh veggies head on over to the Hollygrove Market.   You can go by their location at 8301 Olive Street between Noon and 6:00 pm, and they have a new pick-up location and from 5:00 to 7:00 pm at Rosa F. Keller Community Center (4300 Broad @ Napoleon Ave.).  On most Tuesdays they're cookin' up all these delicious fruits and veggies in the Community Center Kitchen.  So come in for a taste, and great recipe ideas for all this delicious fresh food.  In order to pick up from the library location you need to pre-order.  So click here to find out how - http://www.hollygrovemarket.com/content/5669

In the "Box" today!

-Organic Turnips (Inglewood Farms, Alexandria, LA)
-Organic Radish (Inglewood Farms, Alexandria, LA)
-Organic Eggplant (Inglewood Farms, Alexandria, LA)
-Mixed Squash (Covey Rise Farms, Husser, LA)
-Collard Greens or Totsoi/Bok Choy (Covey Rise/Monica's Okra World)
-Double Share of Satsumas (Tarver Citrus Farm, Chauvin, LA)
-Sweet Potatoes (Point Coupee Grower's Co-op, Pointe Coupee, LA)
-Mustards/Green Onions (Fekete Farm, Hungarian Settlement, LA)
-Double Share of Organic Arugula (Inglewood Farms/Hollygrove Market)
-Organic Salad Mix (Inglewood Farms, Alexandria, LA)
-Natural Shiitake (MSNP, MS)

Special Movie Event!

Get your October scare on with the NOLA Japanese Cinema Series at Cafe Istanbul (2372 St. Claude Avenue). A new monthly film series co-presented by the Japan Society of New Orleans, Cafe Istanbul, Press Street and Charitable Film Network. Organized by Michelle Hansen, Lancelot Jean Mallia, Delia Tomino Nakayama and Jerald White. For more information contact mail@charitablefilmnetwork.org. Admission Free - Cash Bar.

October 30th at 7:00pm
BATTLE ROYALE by Kinji Fukasaku
In the future, the Japanese government captures a class of ninth-grade students and forces them to kill each other under the revolutionary "Battle Royale" act. Japanese, English subtitles. (114 minutes, 2000) Film trailer.

Good Music Tonight!

There's a great musical evening on the Avenue at the The Columns (3811 St. Charles Ave.) at 8:00 p.m. tonight!  Have a fancy cocktail and listen to the New Orleans Guitar Quartet with Phil DeGruy, Jimmy Robinson, Cranston Clements and John Rankin!

Head on over to Mid-City and to Chickie Wah Wah (2828 Canal) and check out Ben Labat at 6:30 pm and stay on for Tommy Malone (you know him from the Radiators) at 8:00 pm.  Come hungry for delicious pizza, pasta, salads and more!!

There's some fun on Frenchmen tonight too over at d.b.a. (618 Frenchmen) with the The Treme Brass Band at 10:00 pm - there's a $5 cover for the show - but you know you don't want to miss it!

Right down the street the Spotted Cat (623 Frenchmen) has a triple header with no cover - Andy Forest at 4:00 pm, Meschiya Lake & The Little Big Horns at 6:00 pm, and top off the evening with the Smokin' Time Jazz Club  at 10:00 pm!

End your night over at the Maple Leaf Bar on Oak Street...with the REBIRTH Brass Band they come on around 10:30ish - there's a cover, but you'll be glad you paid and stayed up late!! 

Halloween Spooky Fun!!

It's the Hallow's Eve - Costume Party/Halloween Show/and Celebration of Lefty's Birthday tonight at 10:00 pm at the Saturn Bar (3067 St. Claude)!! You've got music with the Lonely Lonely Knights featuring King Louie and Mitch Palmer (as in evry tuesday Knight the boys rock, LOUD). Then more music from Bipolaroid (these guys are probably even louder and more psychedelic than Halloween can hold!) And even more music from JW, Spooky Soul DJ of Euclid Records. To top it off a zombie kissing booth and some cold drinks..it's gonna be one scary night!!

The Mortuary Haunted House
4800 Canal St., 504.483.2350
Tonight through Halloween, from 7 to 11 p.m.
Admission: $25, with VIP tickets available.

House of Shock
319 Butterworth St., Jefferson, 504.734.7462
Tonight through Halloween from 8 to 11 p.m.
Admission: $25, with VIP tickets available.

Have a wonderful Tuesday and for more fun shows and events going on click on the WWOZ Livewire - http://www.wwoz.org/new-orleans-community/music-calendar!


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