FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Longue Vue House and Gardens: 2011 Annual Ice Cream Social
Partnering with The Creole Creamery and the Louisiana SPCA
Saturday, July 16, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
NEW ORLEANS – Come eat worms and dirt at Longue Vue! Of course, we mean gummy worms, chocolate dirt, and flower sprinkles, all served on top of ice cream provided by The Creole Creamery. Kids can also make crafts, explore a maze of fragrant herbs, have their faces painted, play lawn games, and snuggle adoptable pets visiting from the Louisiana SPCA. Advance purchase is encouraged, but tickets will also be available the day of the event at Longue Vue.
Who: Longue Vue House and Gardens
What: 2011 Annual Ice Cream Social
When: Saturday, July 16, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m
Where: Longue Vue House and Gardens, 7 Bamboo Rd., New Orleans
Price: $6 for members; $8 for nonmembers. All guests require admission.
Children under 2 admitted free.
Information: Call Jennifer Cohn at (504) 293-4721 or email firstname.lastname@example.org .
Longue Vue House and Gardens is an 8-acre Country Place Era estate comprised of a Classical Revival-style mansion surrounded by eleven different gardens, including and interactive children’s garden. The former home of philanthropists Edith and Edgar Stern, Longue Vue now serves as an educational and cultural resource. Longue Vue offers tours daily and holds events and exhibits that fulfill its mission “to preserve and use the historical and artistic legacy of Longue Vue and its creators to educate and inspire people to pursue beauty and civic responsibility in their lives.” Longue Vue, a designated National Historic Landmark, is accredited by the American Association of Museums and included on the National Register of Historic Places..
Longue Vue is located at 7 Bamboo Road in New Orleans. For more information, call (504) 488-5488 or visit our website at www.longuevue.com.