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Fall & Festival Season

October 2 2015 | News du Jour

The Fall is here and we are in the swing of  Festival Season. 

The swing dance and FESTIVAL kicks off today.

Thursday October 1st
Showdown Pre-Party!
Old US Mint - 400 Esplanade Ave
Music by Meschiya Lake & The Lil Big Horns
7:00pm Check-in for weekend tickets and contests reg begin.
7:30pm Doors open
8:00pm Live Music Starts
9:00pm or Beginning of 2nd set - Jack & Jill Prelims
11:00pm or Beginning of 3rd set - Jack & Jill Finals

Friday October 2nd
12:00pm 
Second Line • Starting at Royal & Frenchmen Street
Ends near The French Market at St Phillip
1:00pm-5:00pm
French Market Stomp • Outdoor Concert & Dancing. No Contests.
Dutch Alley Performance Pavilion.
 

*Art for Arts Sake    - October 3rd     Where: Julia Street & Magazine Street
Cost: FREE!

                                            GRETNA FESTIVAL

                            LIKE YOU NEVER SEEN OR HEARD BEFORE!

FRIDAY Oct. 2nd

  • Sat, October 10, 2015
  • 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • New Orleans Museum of Art, 1 Collins Diboll Cir., City Park New Orleans, LA 70124

This is the single largest Japanese cultural event of the year for the New Orleans Metro area.  Your Society will have a table to spread the word about the Society.  In addition there will be Japanese arts and crafts for sale, taiko drums performance, Japanese dance & tea ceremonies, along with plenty of food and drink.  This is an all ages Festival with something for everyone.