Friday, October 18
On Friday evening, The Foundation at East Jefferson General Hospital will host its seventh annual Up on the Roof Beer Tasting. Dozens of celebrated local, national, and international beers will be available for sampling. In addition, guests will enjoy culinary presentations by some of New Orleans’ favorite restaurants (including Drago’s, Zea Rotisserie & Grill, and Nacho Mama’s), as well as live entertainment.
WHEN: Friday, October 18, 2013 7 p.m. – 10 p.m.
(Patron Party starts at 6 p.m.)
Roof of EJGH Esplanade Garage
East Jefferson General Hospital
4200 Houma Boulevard
Metairie, LA 70006
TICKETS: $45/Advance, $55/Door , $100/Patron. Please click here to purchase.
Friday, October 18 and Saturday, October 19
For its second weekend, the annual celebration of German culture will be held at the Deutsches Haus. In addition to live music, food, and games, attendees can also participate in Saturday’s 5K walk/run. Special menu items will include beef goulash with buttered Spatzel noodles, Kassler Ripchen, and potato soup with bacon and sour cream. Read the full Miss A profile here.
Friday, October 18, 2013, 4 p.m. – 11 p.m.
Saturday, October 19, 2013, 1p.m. – 11 p.m.
415 Williams Blvd.
Kenner, LA 70062
TICKETS: General admission is free.
For the first of two weekends, Boo at the Zoo will take place at New Orleans’ Audubon Zoo. Fun for the entire family, the event will include trick-or-treating, train rides, haunted houses, and carnival games. Proceeds from BATZ will benefit both the New Orleans’ Children’s Hospital and zoo programming. Read the full Miss A profile here.
WHEN: Saturday-Sunday, October 18-19, 2013, 5 p.m.- 9 p.m.
6500 Magazine Street
New Orleans, LA 70118
TICKETS: $17/ticket (Children under 1 year free). Click here to purchase.
Friday, October 18 through Sunday, October 20
Featuring delicious food and live music, the eighth annual Crescent City Blues and BBQ Festival will be presented by the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation. Planned performances include, but are not limited to: Cedric Burnside, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Shemekia Copeland, and Sonny Landreth. In addition, before or after the planned festivities, attendees can enjoy the numerous attractions within the surrounding CBD and St. Charles Avenue neighborhood.
Friday, October 18, 2013, 5:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, October 19, 2013, 11 a.m. – 9 p.m.
Sunday, October 20, 2013, 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Lafayette Square Park
Between St. Charles Ave. and Camp St.
New Orleans, LA 70130
TICKETS: Admission is free.