Beat those hurricane season blues! StormFest 2013 consists of several parts: a Preparedness Fair, an Outdoor Fest, and a Mini FilmFest, at Holy Angels in the Bywater.
Preparedness Fair includes Evacuteer.org, LA Bucket Brigade, LA-SPCA, St. Anna’s Medical Mission, NOLA Techie, Entergy New Orleans, and more. Outdoors at the Fest, music from the Goodchldren Band and the Bucket Brigade Drummers, a giant parachute, giant puppets, make-and-take bucket drums and magic pinwheels. Food and beverage vendors include Sankofa HEAL, Gimme Tacos, EmpaNOLA, and Austin’s Gourmet to Go.
Film screenings will take place in the Chapel, and include: “We Shall Not Be Moved”, “Hexing a Hurricane”, “The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr Morris Lessmore”, “Musical Therapy”, and “Flood Streets”.
Following the Fest, we will gather and process to the River for Horns Against Hurricanes, a musicians ritual since 2007.
The event is free and open to the public. Check the website for more info!