The Algiers Economic Development Foundation (AEDF) has officially released the 2014 Wednesdays on the Point (WOTP) Artist Line-Up. Local favorites such as Bag of Donuts, Amanda Shaw, Little Freddie King, The Soul Rebels and GNO, Inc. President & CEO Michael Hecht (DJ El Camino) will also grace the crowd. A total of 16 Artist and DJ’s can be seen during the 8 tWeek Concert Series. A full talent line-up can be found at: www.wednesdaysonthepoint.com.
“Wednesdays on the Point”, will take place every Wednesday from July 9th through August 27th. Now in its 7th year, the 8 Week Riverfront Concert Series is Algiers’ most anticipated signature event, providing live music, food and libations. In 2013, the event played host to more than 20,000 attendees.
Who will be crowned the next Bacon Queen or King of New Orleans? Come find out tonight at the Summer 2014 meeting of B.A.C.O.N.-The Bacon Appreciation Club of NOLA! Bring your bacony concoctions to Major Bacon’s show at Banks St Bar July 9; the winner of the best bacon dish is crowned Bacon Queen or King of New Orleans, and gets a $20 bar tab, a major award, and a photo with the band! Registration is from 9-10:30 pm with judging on the first set break. Must be present to win. We will be serving free VIP BLTs made with all local ingredients, including bacon from Cleaver & Co., bread home made by our bassist, Eloise Davis, and produce from local farms. It’s going to be a blast! Check out www.facebook.com/BaconAppreciationClubofNOLA page for more information and updates!