DIABETES AWARENESS DAY "Overcoming Diabetes"
Are you diabetic, pre-diabetic or know someone who is?
Come on out on July 12 for information, screenings and services provided by health specialists. Learn management tips & strategies as well as more about healthy cooking.
Lunch/ snacks provided.
Featuring keynote speaker and Naturopath Physician, Dr. Tursha Hamilton.
Come meet some of Lovers Not Biters' adoptable pups! Bring home a new best friend and enjoy summer days at the dog park.
Celebrate Saucy's 2 year Anniversary on Magazine Street with $1 Ribs, $2 Sides, $2 Off Plates. Live Blues with Mark Appleford 6pm-9pm
Come to Zephyrs Field on Saturday July 12th and join the Disco Amigos, Zephyrs and fans as we host a Disco Resurrection Party to break the record for the World's Largest Disco!
On July 12, 1979, Chicago DJ Steve Dahl invited his fellow Disco haters to Comiskey Park to blow up disco records on the field during a White Sox/Detroit Tigers doubleheader. The ill-fated baseball promotional event became known as Disco Demolition Night, and Dahl declared it the “Death of Disco”. Join us on the 35th anniversary of that evening to prove Disco is alive and pumping in New Orleans!
This family friendly event will include:
4:30pm - Disco Tailgate Party
5:30pm - Disco Parade on the Field
6:00pm - Zephyrs vs. Redbirds
9:00pm - Post Game Disco Party on the field with 70’s band LavaLamp
Wear your hottest disco attire to receive discounted tickets!
Celebrate Bastille Day in the original neighborhood of the French Creole aristocracy. The 2014 Faubourg St. John Bastille Day block party will be on Saturday, July 12, 2014, between 5PM and 9PM with food, music and children's activities. Harmonouche with Raphael Bas and Norbert Salma and the High Ground Drifters will play for your listening and dancing pleasure. At 5:30 Cynthia Scott sings her powerful rendition of La Marseillaise. Win a prize for the best costume as Marie Antoinette or Napoleon! Meet, Eat, Dance in the streets with us!
Participants include Café Degas, Canseco's, Fair Grinds Coffee, Faubourg St. John Neighborhood Association, Liuzza's by the Tracks, Nonna Mia, Pal's Lounge, Santa Fe, Swirl Wines, Tutti Fruiti, Terranova's.
St. Claude Main Street and NOLA Mix are offering two FREE 90-minute DJ & Music Production Workshops this summer on JULY 13TH and AUGUST 10TH.
NOLA Mix is dedicated to providing mentoring and musical education to the next generation of DJs and music producers in the New Orleans area.
Both workshops will include learning about:
• Scratching, Mixing & Beat-Matching
• Looping, Recording & Arranging
• Vinyl Art Projects
Plus there will be snacks!
Space is limited! RSVP today at email@example.com. Get more info about NOLA Mix at www.nolamix.com
Over the past four years, Benefits of Home Gala has raised nearly $500,000! Every dollar raised was dedicated to outreach, education, and research efforts in our local communities. Specifically, these funds provided thousands of free cancer screenings; expanded prevention and early detection efforts, and funded research and development of new treatments.
Team Looney Birds of Hub International Insurance Brokers is hosting ‘The Color Party’ to be held on Sunday, July 13th starting for 3pm at Tulane Avenue Bar, located at 3813 Tulane Ave. We invite everyone to wear the color of ribbon you support and join us for an afternoon of food, raffles, Qu-ingo & entertainment by The Divas of Engender. All funds raised go directly to the cancer center.
Donations may be made online at the following website: https://marybird.ejoinme.org/teamlooneybirds.
Louisiana native, LSU law school graduate and author Renée Austell will launch her first book, the fast-paced thriller “Royal & St. Louis,” on July 15 at the Omni Royal Orleans hotel, which is situated at the corner of Royal & St. Louis streets in the French Quarter and one of many local landmarks featured in the book.
“Royal & St. Louis” takes readers from the streets of Paris to New York, Los Angeles and New Orleans, where Austell, whose family is from the Lafayette, La., area, lived as a child at Jackson Barracks.
Austell will be available for meet and greets beginning at 1:30 p.m. and a reception from 5:30 to 8 p.m.
For the book, Renée was asked by co-author Robin Gohsman to spearhead the female lead character and scenes taking place in New Orleans, South Louisiana and Paris. The book portrays the author's love for South Louisiana and has received excellent reviews on Amazon since its release.
Benefit Concert for 20th Anniversary of Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong Summer Jazz Camp
Annual Block Party hosted by Lucy's Retired Surfers Bar & Restaurant - New Orleans!
Slip n'slide, pools, water slide, tiki bars and food
Free live music from 5pm on featuring Nick Name and the Valmonts, The UnNaturals and Clockwork Elvis
Mr. Legs is a fundraising event involving male contestants who show a little leg for charity. As a parody of a beauty pageant, Mr. Legs contestants don costumes and perform on stage for a few minutes to entertain the crowd during the event. Contestants solicit funds before and during the event. The money raised will be used for the Bridge House / Grace House substance abuse treatment program.
Event features food, a complementary bar 6-8 PM, music, a raffle and silent auction.
Cirque d'Licious is a sexy circus variety show that graces New Orleans with vaudevillian circus arts, burlesque, fire, magic and sideshow.
This month is hosted by the dangerous Sideshow Matt. Producer, Ginger Licious, performs burlesque and partner acrobatics with the master boylesque acrobat Monsier Lind. Scarlett Rose is a sassy stilting superstar. Darling Darla James is the sideshow showgirl. Lilly Von Legs is an aerialist and a roller skating beauty. Together they are the cast for Cirque d'Licious July 24th!
July 24th, 2014 Thursday
HI HO LOUNGE, 2239 St. Claude Street
Doors 9pm, Show 10pm
Tickets $10 General Admission, $15 VIP seating
Advance Tickets available: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/759134
CIRCUS! VAUDEVILLE!! BURLESQUE!!! SIDESHOW!!!!
Join us for AN ADVENTURE INTO THE ABSURD.
Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls, Perverts and Devil's Converts, prepare yourselves to be captivated, amazed, and bewildered as Slow Burn Burlesque brings you the Peepshow Freak Show, an evening of dancing ladies, freaks of nature, sideshow, feats of danger, music, and more! On July 26th at the Howlin' Wolf, Slow Burn travels back in time to the glory days of the traveling carnival sideshows when burlesque dancers and sideshow freaks followed the big carnivals across America to entertain the masses. In that tradition we will unleash our inner freak to entertain you with bawdy burlesque beauties, pain proof demons of danger, famously freakish fiends, hilarious and humorous hams, and the wildest weirdoes in New Orleans and the World.
Learn ROBERT’S RULES OF ORDER, including Deliberative Assemblies * Parliamentary Terms * Governing Authorities * Meetings * Motions * Minutes * Boards and Committees* Agenda and Order of Business
By taking this course, you will be prepared to join the National Association of Parliamentarians, by taking the membership exam on fundamental parliamentary concepts. Register here: www.eventbrite.com/e/roadmap-to-membership-in-national-association-of-pa...
There is a free study guide available for download at: http://parliamentarians.org/getdocument.php?id=33
There is no charge for the course; dues to join NAP in August are $37.
For more information, contact Alison Wallis, Professional Parliamentarian, at 504-261-6111 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Learn from dermatologist Dr. Erin Boh who specializes in psoriatic diseases about risks for developing other serious health conditions like heart disease, diabetes and depression. This free event will arm you with the information you need to live well with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Free continental breakfast included.
Join us for the second annual pub crawl through the French Quarter in wedding dresses—September 20. Party in style, help break the world record for the largest gathering of brides and raise money for Covenant House! The brides congregate at 2:30 p.m. for the official world record count. A referee and notary will officiate it while The Creativity Collective award the classiest, craziest and most creative ensembles and throw the bouquet. The pub-crawl will commence through the French Quarter stopping for drink and food specials as well as mechanical bull rides, dancing and Bourbon balcony access. This year, The Collective is adding The Bachelorette Party, a pre-registration event September 12th at the House of Broel. Help support Covenant House that serves at-risk and homeless teens and young adults. Tickets: www.creativitycollective.com/store.
The 28th Annual Great 100 Nurses Celebration honors 100 great nurses and their contribution to our state and their profession. This event is free to the public and features live music, local gourmet food, silent auctions, and the company of Louisiana's finest nurses for you to enjoy. We invite you to participate as a supporter of this organization. Your contribution will help honor these amazing people and support the nursing profession.
UPDATED LOCATION AND DATE: The UMOJA Committee is a 25 year old community organization dedicated to the education and cultural development of the children of Greater New Orleans. Comprised of volunteers that are retired teachers, health care providers and parents, together we host the Celebration of the African American Child which creates the "UMOJA VILLAGE" and enhances children’s self-esteem and models positive parenting skills and youthful creativity. Everything about this event happens because of donations of time, talents and funding. Join us at our Night of African Elegance Fundraiser that supports the UMOJA Village (Silver) 25th Anniversary Celebration of the African American Child in 2014!
Tickets prices: $40 Ad and Family package 2-Ad & 2-Ch $100
Sponsorship Packages are also available and are tax deductible.