Calendar Of Events

Happenings all around City Park

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  • WYES Beatles Tribute Featuring The Fab Four

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    It's the 50th Anniversary of The Beatles playing in City Park! Time to celebrate! 

    Get ready to “Twist N Shout” in your favorite ‘60s era attire while reliving the wildly popular, sold-out show from one of the greatest and most influential rock groups of all time – The Beatles!

    Fifty years ago to the day, thousands of frenzied fans experienced the concert of a lifetime at City Park Stadium (Tad Gormley) – WYES is thrilled to recreate those feelings with the help of The Fab Four.

    The Fab Four, a Beatles tribute band, was founded in 1997 in Southern California. The band has brought the music of The Beatles to many places including Japan, Malaysia, France, Hong Kong, The United Kingdom, Germany, Australia, Mexico and Brazil. PBS stations nationwide, including WYES-TV, have included their concerts during special pledge times.

    “Come together” for this fun 50th anniversary tribute concert and sing along to your favorite Beatles tunes such as: I Want To Hold Your Hand, Hard Days Night, Eight Days A Week, Can’t Buy Me Love, Help, With a Little Help From My Friends, Penny Lane, Hey Jude and more!

    Click the tickets icon to the left of this paragraph or you can also purchase tickets by calling (504) 457-2934 or (855) 350-1522. Tickets are $35 in advance or $40 at the door. This is an all ages show. 

  • Friday Nights at NOMA - Movie in the Garden

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    Friday Nights at NOMA: Movies in the Garden
    This activity is at the New Orleans Museum of Art.
    Art on the Spot: 5-8 p.m.
    Discussion: Alexis Rockman with Brett Littman, Executive Director of the Drawing Center, 6 p.m. (in the auditorium)
    Artful Palate Cooking Demo: 6:30pm
    Film: Sunset Boulevard, at sundown
    Every Friday night, visit NOMA from 5-9pm for art activities and a variety of activities and performances which range from lectures, music performances, cooking demonstrations, art activities and films inspired by the current exhibitions.  Friday Nights at NOMA activities are free with museum admission.

  • Thursdays at Twilight - Tanya and Dorise

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    Usually seen performing on the streets in the French Quarter, violinist Tanya and guitarist Dorise bring their musical talents indoors for our concert series. Music is what brought Tanya from Taiwan, and Dorise from Connecticut to New Orleans. Tanya and Dorise will perform a variety of music, including jazz, blues, rock, and soul. Don’t miss this concert.  It will be fun.  For more info please visit:  www.tanyandorise.com.

    The weekly Thursdays at Twilight series showcases some of the finest musicians in New Orleans featuring an assortment of music styles. Click the ‘buy tickets’ icon to the left of this paragraph to buy your tickets now! Please make sure to click the ‘more information’ below for further information about the concerts or to contact someone to answer your questions.

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  • Thursdays at Twilight - John Rankin

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    John is a master of finger style guitar, applying it to an eclectic array of genres:  classical, jazz, folk, blues, and classic New Orleans music. John will be performing with Don Vappie, Paul Soniat, and world renowned French accordionist Norbert Slama. He is also a songwriter with many witty and thoughtful songs in his large and frequently changing repertoire.  For more info please visit:  www.johnrankin.net.
    The weekly Thursdays at Twilight series showcases some of the finest musicians in New Orleans featuring an assortment of music styles. Click the ‘buy tickets’ icon to the left of this paragraph to buy your tickets now! Please make sure to click the ‘more information’ below for further information about the concerts or to contact someone to answer your questions.

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  • Thursdays at Twilight - Julio and Cesar

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    Originally from Guatemala, Julio and Cesar Herrera have been in New Orleans for over 30 years.  They describe their music as constantly evolving, attributing this in part to their exposure from an early age to many cultures.  For more info please visit: www.julioandcesar.com.
    The weekly Thursdays at Twilight series showcases some of the finest musicians in New Orleans featuring an assortment of music styles. Click the ‘buy tickets’ icon to the left of this paragraph to buy your tickets now! Please make sure to click the ‘more information’ below for further information about the concerts or to contact someone to answer your questions.

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  • Thursdays at Twilight - Christina Perez

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    Cristina, in addition to performing with her band, has contributed her vocals to other local groups and is featured on Offbeat Magazine's "Best Traditional Jazz Album of 2011" (New Orleans Moonshiners, "Frenchmen Street Parade"). Perez is excited to finally release her first album of completely original material entitled, "The Sweetest Thing”. She also has received rave reviews for her leading role in, Jump, Jive, and Wail, the music of Louis Prima.  For more info please visit:   www.cristinaperezmusic.com.

    The weekly Thursdays at Twilight series showcases some of the finest musicians in New Orleans featuring an assortment of music styles. Click the ‘buy tickets’ icon to the left of this paragraph to buy your tickets now! Please make sure to click the ‘more information’ below for further information about the concerts or to contact someone to answer your questions.

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  • Thursdays at Twilight - Cullen Landry and the Midnight Streetcar

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    Join The Halloween R & B party with Cullen Landry. Cullen was inducted into the Louisiana Music Hall of Fame in 1998.  In his career he has shared the bandstand with Bobby Mitchell, Eddie Bo, Professor Longhair, Al “Carnival Time” Johnson and many others.  His goal is to preserve the New Orleans musical heritage encompassed by the ground-breaking New Orleans music of the 1950’s and

    1960’s.  For more info please visit:  www.midnightstreetcar.com.
    The weekly Thursdays at Twilight series showcases some of the finest musicians in New Orleans featuring an assortment of music styles. Click the ‘buy tickets’ icon to the left of this paragraph to buy your tickets now! Please make sure to click the ‘more information’ below for further information about the concerts or to contact someone to answer your questions.

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  • Thursdays at Twilight - The New Orleans Mystics

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    The Mystics are guaranteed to be entertaining, and always a sellout, so don’t miss this show featuring the music of Motown.  Songs from the Temptations, O’Jays, Marvin Gaye and Otis Redding will all be part of this soulful tribute to some of the greatest music from the 1970’s.
    The weekly Thursdays at Twilight series showcases some of the finest musicians in New Orleans featuring an assortment of music styles. Click the ‘buy tickets’ icon to the left of this paragraph to buy your tickets now! Please make sure to click the ‘more information’ below for further information about the concerts or to contact someone to answer your questions.

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  • Thursdays at Twilight - Debbie Davis and the Mesmerizers

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    Debbie Davis is a familiar face at our Thursday concerts having performed on numerous occasions with the Pfister Sisters. This will be her first performance here with her new band, The Mesmerizers, featuring the talents of Alex McMurray (guitar), Matt Perrine (sousaphone) Josh Paxton (piano) and Davis on vocals and ukulele. Offbeat magazine says, "Debbie Davis stands out in the crowd of vocalists like a bird-of-paradise in a roomful of parakeets."  For more info please visit:  www.debbiedavismusic.com.

    The weekly Thursdays at Twilight series showcases some of the finest musicians in New Orleans featuring an assortment of music styles. Click the ‘buy tickets’ icon to the left of this paragraph to buy your tickets now! Please make sure to click the ‘more information’ below for further information about the concerts or to contact someone to answer your questions.

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  • Friday Nights at NOMA

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    This activity is at the New Orleans Museum of Art.
    Art on the Spot 5-8pm
    Live music 5:30-8:30pm
    Artful Palate Cooking Demo 6:30pm
    Discussion with Shea Trahan and Frances Guevara, the winners of NOMA/New Orleans Entrepreneur Week’s inaugural 3D Printed Design Contest 6 pm
    Film: Multiple Perspectives (The Crazy Machine) 7 pm
    Every Friday night, visit NOMA from 5-9pm for art activities and a variety of activities and performances which range from lectures, music performances, cooking demonstrations, art activities and films inspired by the current exhibitions.  Friday Nights at NOMA activities are free with museum admission.

  • DJ music in Carousel Gardens

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    Every Friday and Saturday night through 8/2/14 come to Carousel Gardens for rides and DJ music from 7 to 10pm! Bring your friends and don't miss out! While you’re here don’t forget to try the all new Parker’s Café in Carousel Gardens!
    Summer Carousel Gardens Hours: June 3 - August 3 - Tuesdays through Thursdays: 10am to 5pm; Fridays: 10am to 10pm; Saturdays: 11am to 10pm; Sundays: 11am to 6pm
    Admission: $4/person; Kids 36” & under get admission free; $17 unlimited rides or $3/ride
    Buy your admission tickets by clicking the ticket icon to the left of this paragrah. Ride tickets and ride bands must be purchased inside Carousel Gardens.

  • A Fairytale Ball in Storyland

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    You are Invited to join us at the Castle in Storyland for a performance by Fairy Godmother Merrilypop  and The Storyland Theatrical Players. Come in costume for the Fairytale Ball! Get ready for magic, family activities, nursery rhyme karaoke, and stories. No registration needed but costumes are encouraged. Party/event is included in the price of admission to Storyland.
    Admission to Storyland is $4/person; Kids 36 inches and under get free admission; Friends of City Park get free admission.
    While you’re in Storyland don’t forget to try the all new Parker’s Café in Carousel Gardens!
    Storyland Hours: Tuesdays -Friday: 10am to 5pm and Saturdays & Sundays: 10am to 6pm (Also Open on Labor Day.)

  • Thursdays at Twilight - Ole Man River Band

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    Sherman Bernard, Recipient of OffBeat Magazine’s Lifetime Achievement Award, leads this group of exceptional New Orleans musicians. They will perform an assortment of 1950’s, 60’s Rhythm and Blues and Rock and Roll. Nothing but New Orleans fun.
    The weekly Thursdays at Twilight series showcases some of the finest musicians in New Orleans featuring an assortment of music styles. Click the ‘buy tickets’ icon to the left of this paragraph to buy your tickets now! Please make sure to click the ‘more information’ below for further information about the concerts or to contact someone to answer your questions.

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