When: Wednesdays in April and October
Where: New Orleans Botanical Garden
Hours: 5pm to 8pm
Parking: Street Parking and Parking Lot
Join us every Wednesday night in April and October from 5pm to 8pm for "Evenings with Enrique" in The Helis Foundation Enrique Alférez Sculpture Garden.
Each week, "Evenings with Enrique" features local musicians playing among the collection of sculptures by the famed Mexican-American artist. Visitors to the garden will be able to view the work of Enrique Alférez under enhanced lighting and fire baskets suspended from the branches of the Live Oak tree.
Latin food is available from La Cocinita food truck. Mojitos, wine, and water are also available for purchase.
New this October: Chef Pat White of Karibu Kitchen will be cooking up treats in the wood-burning oven in the New Orleans Botanical Garden's "Kitchen in the Garden" scheduled to open in late September.
Chairs are encouraged. No outside food or drink please. Enter through the Oscar J. Tolmas Building at 5 Victory Avenue.
October 2019 Schedule of Performers:
October 2 - Leonardo & Zelia, pianist from Colombia and vocalist from Guatemala.
October 9 - Paki Saavedra, guitarist and vocalist from Honduras
October 16 - Javier Guitierrez, guitarist and vocalist from Bolivia
October 23 - Patrice Fisher, harpist from New Orleans, and Javier Olondo, guitarist from Cuba.
October 30 - Geovane Santos Trio, guitarist and vocalists from Brazil.
Dia de los Muertos Altar
October 28, 29, 31 and November 1 – 10am to 5pm
Free admission on October 30 - 10am to 8pm