Tuesday, May 21, 2013

Tuesday Fun with Tacos, Veggies, Food Truck Fun in Broadmoor and Moor (More!)

Happy 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. Taceaux Loceaux - With seafood, meat, or vegetarian options available, there is a taco for everyone's tastes. Last week it was shrimp cocktail and we can't wait to see what inventive side-items they bring this week in the colorful taco truck!!

And if you want more fresh veggies head on over to the Hollygrove Market.   You can go by their location at 8301 Olive Street Tuesday thru Thursday Noon and 7:00 pm and Saturday and Sundays 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  They also have home delivery if you can't make it to the Market - Click here to find out how - http://www.hollygrovemarket.com/content/5669

In the "Box" today!

-All Natural Mustards (Stony Point Farm)
-Strawberries (Frank Fekete Farms, Hungarian Settlement, LA)
-Green Beans (Frank Fekete Farms, Hungarian Settlement, LA)
-Organic Salad or Organic Spinach Mix (Inglewood Farm, Alexandria, LA)
-Beets (Frank Fekete Farms, Hungarian Settlement, LA)
-Baby Squash Mix (Monica's Okra World, Garyville, LA)
-Cauliflower or Organic Arugula (Monica's Okra World/Inglewood Farm)
-Carrots or Organic Fennel (Pointe Coupee Growers Co-op/Inglewood Farm)
-Red Potatoes (Frank Fekete Farms/Pointe Coupee Growers Co-op)
-Zucchini (Frank Fekete Farms, Hungarian Settlement, LA)
-Vidalia Onions or Curly Kale (Pointe Coupee Growers Co-op, Pointe Coupee Parish)

Food Trucks!

TONIGHT Check out the new Weekly Food Truck Series -  THE BI-ANNUAL ROLLING THROUGH: A MOBILE SERIES BY “MY HOUSE” - Tuesdays in May & June

The series will highlight four unique New Orleans neighborhoods and nonprofit partners – Bayou-Treme (The Bayou Treme Center), Central City (Good Work Network), Broadmoor (Broadmoor Improvement Association), and Bywater (The New Orleans Center for Creative Arts Institute).

**The third event in the series is tonight from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m., at Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center in Broadmoor (4300 S. Broad) - Hey, that's my library!!!

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 guitar playing man, John Rankin and accordionist, Norbert Slama!

Head on over to Mid-City and to Chickie Wah Wah (2828 Canal) for some more great guitar playing with Johnny Sansone and John Fohl at 8:00 pm - and come hungry for a Sammich!

Have some fun at the Allways Lounge (2240 St. Claude) with the All-Star Covered-Dish Country Jamboree starting at 9:00 pm with  Sweet Olive Band + Ron Hotstream and the F Holes. It's $5 at the door or $3 if you bring a covered dish - see you there!

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 Aurora Nealand and The Royal Roses  at 10:00 pm!

It's a fun 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!! 

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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