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 with all tasting wines 10% off!
Double your wine tasting pleasure in Mid-City! Check out Swirl located on Ponce de Leon right off Esplanade and enjoy a FREE wine tasting at 6:00 pm.
Night at the Museum!
Check out Friday Nights at NOMA this evening over at the New Orleans Museum of Art beginning at 5:00 pm and celebrate the weekend! The event is FREE with museum admissions. Tonight it's READING WITH BRAD AND JIM RICHARD: CURTAIN OPTIONAL. Tonight NOMA celebrates the exhibition Jim Richard: Make Yourself at Home with a reading by the artist and his son, Brad Richard. $10 Adults, $8 seniors, students, active military, $6 children ages 17 to 7, children 6 and under are free.
Schedule of events:
*5 to 8 p.m.: Art activity with NOMA
*5:30 to 8:30 p.m.: Music by Amanda Walker
*6 p.m.: Reading with Jim and Brad Richard: Curtain Optional
About Curtain Optional
Saturday Second Line!!
And you thought the parades were over - No way!! There's a second line this weekend!!
THE LADY JETSETTERS PRESENT JUST COOLIN' JANUARY JUMP & JIVE at NOON with guests SECOND LINE JAMMERS!!
START FORMATION: Fox III Bar 3801 Washington Ave. @ S. Rocheblave St. - Out Washington Ave. to S. Dorgenois St. right turn @ S. Dorgenois St. Out S. Dorgenois to M.L.Kl Blvd. - Out M.L.K. Blvd.
STOP #1 - (CLUB S&S/CLUB BALI) Out M.L.K. Blvd to Simon Bolivar right turn - Out Simon Bolivar to 1st St. - left turn 1st St. To Baronne St. right turn to Baronne St. to 2nd St. - Out 2nd St. to Danneel St.
STOP #2 - (SPORTSMAN'S CORNER) - left turn on Danneel St. - Out Danneel to 3rd St.
STOP #3 UPTOWN BAR-BEAN BROS.) - Out Daneel St. to 7th St. left turn 7th St. out 7th St. to Dryades St.
STOP #4 (JOE'S HOUSE OF BLUES) - Out - 7th St. to Baronne St. right turn on Baronne St - Out Baronne St. to Delachaise St. right turn on Delachaise St. Out-Delachaise St. to Dryades
STOP #5- (GLADSTONE LOUNGE) - Out Dryades St. to LA Ave., CROSS LA. Ave. - left turn on LA. Ave. - Out LA. Ave to LaSalle St. - left turn LaSalle St. - Out LaSalle St. to Gen. Taylor St.
Stop#6-(SILKYS) - Out Gen. Taylor St. to S. Claiborne Ave. right turn S. Claiborne Ave. Out S. Claiborne Ave. to Washington Ave. left turn on Washington Ave. out to S. Rocheblave St. @ Washington Ave.
DISBAND: TAP II LOUNGE 2800 ROCHEBLAVE ST.
A message from the Ladies - REMEMBER: BE YOUR BROTHERS AND SISTER'S KEEPER, NOT THIER KILLER. LIVE RESPONSIBLY. LEAVE YOUR ATTITUDES, WEAPONS, AND PETS BEHIND!! THE LADY JETSETTERS THANK THE JAZZ & HERITAGE FOUNDATION, NORMAN DIXON FOUNDATION, JETSETTERS BROTHERS, SUPPORTERS & NEIGHBORHOOD BARS.
Saturday Night Music!
Saturday night it's The New Orleans Nightingales at Preservation Hall (726 St. Peter) from 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm!! It's going to be a magical evening with these lovely ladies - Featured vocalists are Meschiya Lake, Lena Prima and Ingrid Lucia.
There's a triple header over on Frenchmen Street at The Maison (508 Frenchmen) with the The Ben Slater Group at 4:00 pm, Smoking Time Jazz Club at 7:00 pm and the Russian sounds of Debauche tops off the evening at 10:30 pm.
Sunday Brunch and More!
Nothing like some Bloody Marys and some great music! And there's more great brunch and food over on the Avenue at the Columns Hotel (3811 St. Charles Ave.) with guitarist Chip Wilson...I'm sure he'll be singing about gin and mimosas!!
There's an early and late show over at Three Muses (536 Frenchmen) - come early for the French sounds Raphael Bas & Norbert Slama at 5:30 and stay on for Debbie Davis at 9:00 pm! Delicious food and great music!!
There's more brass in the Warehouse District over at the Howlin' Wolf - "The Den" (901 S. Peters) with Brass Band Sundays with The Hot 8 Brass Band playing at 9:30 pm! (I'm guessing there's a cover)
Alrighty, well that should keep you busy this today and tomorrow...If you're looking for more fun stuff to do...check out the WWOZ Livewire - http://www.wwoz.org/new-orleans-community/music-calendar!!