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“Giants of Jazz: Art…

Jun 24 - Dec 17, 2017
This spring, art and music converge as The Historic New Orleans Collection… more

Backyard Grooves

Jun 24, 2017 - Jan 10, 2026
In The Voodoo Garden, All Ages.   more

BB's Stage Door…

Jun 24 - 25, 2017
The Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s and 1930s comes to life in this three-time… more

Beyond the Canvas:…

Jun 24 - Jul 9, 2017
Spanning several generations, five Puerto Rico-based artists Zilia… more

Chicken on the Bone…

Jun 24 - Dec 6, 2017
Want to enjoy some nightlife? No trip to New Orleans is complete if you have… more

Double Dose

Jun 24, 2017 - Jan 10, 2026
ActionActionReaction and friends keep the dance floor energized with mixes of… more

Festigals 2017

Jun 24 - 24, 2017
FestiGals will return to the JW Marriott for its seventh  women's… more

It's Only A Play

Jun 24 - 25, 2017
In an exciting partnership with the local, independent theatre company, The… more

Krewe of Boo's…

Jun 24 - 24, 2017
Join the Krewe of Boo for its first ever Halfway to Halloween Pub Crawl! The… more

Louisiana…

Jun 24 - 25, 2017
Join us for the 11th Annual Cajun Zydeco Festival. There will be a stellar… more

New Orleans Museum of…

Jun 24 - Oct 8, 2017
Jim Steg (American, 1922 -2001) was the most influential printmaker to be based… more

New Orleans Museum of…

Jun 24 - Oct 1, 2017
In celebration of beloved chef, civil rights activist, and art collector Leah… more

New Orleans Museum of…

Jun 24 - Sep 3, 2017
Pride of Place: The Making of Contemporary Art in New Orleans showcases… more

New Orleans Museum of…

Jun 24 - Oct 8, 2017
Paintings from throughout Scully's career are presented with a selection of… more

Newcomb Art Museum -…

Jun 24 - Jul 9, 2017
Spanning several generations, five Puerto Rico-based artists Zilia… more

Rivertown Theaters…

Jun 24 - 30, 2017
Join us for a delightful children's production this summer with the popular… more

Southern Food and…

Jun 24 - 24, 2017
Join us for the 2nd Annual Big Top Cake Competition - a one-of-a-kind… more

Southern Rep Theatre…

Jun 24 - 25, 2017
West Texas, 1862. "Hero" is promised his freedom from slavery in… more

Storyville: Madams…

Jun 24 - Dec 9, 2017
Storyville: Madams and Music revives the sights and sounds of New Orleans's… more

The Historic New…

Jun 24 - Oct 21, 2017
The Historic New Orleans Collection's Laura Simon Nelson Galleries for… more

“Giants of Jazz: Art…

Jun 24 - Dec 17, 2017
This spring, art and music converge as The Historic New Orleans Collection… more

Gospel Extravaganza at Audubon Zoo "Get Yah Praise On" February 25, 2012

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Sarah Burnette
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  Gospel Extravaganza at Audubon Zoo "Get Yah Praise On" February 25, 2012

Audubon Zoo in New Orleans presents its fourth annual "Get Yah Praise On". It's a hand clapping, foot stomping, spirit-filled gospel music experience, featuring the sounds of local artists Tara Alexander and Collage III. This gospel celebration includes a live concert by international gospel artist Bishop Paul S. Morton, Sr. The event takes place February 25, 2012, at Audubon Zoo's Capital One Stage, 6500 Magazine Street, New Orleans. "Get Yah Praise On" is presented by The Bardell Company and Coaxum Enterprises, Incorporated, and is sponsored in part by Tabasco Brand Products.

PERFORMANCE SCHEDULE:
11:45 - New Orleans String Project
12:00 - Tara Alexander
12:45 - Collage III
1:15 - Greater St. Stephen Full Gospel Baptist Church
1:30 - Bishop Paul S. Morton, Sr.

The New Orleans Hornets add to the buzz at Get Yah Praise On!

  • Hugo appearance: 11:30am - 12:30pm
  • Honeybees appearance: 12pm - 2pm

Other Hornets activities include:

  • Contest to win tickets to an upcoming Hornets game
  • Hornets tattoo station
  • Black History Month coloring station

Black History Month Across Audubon
Every weekend in February visitors ages 5 - 17 can take part in a Black History Month scavenger hunt at Audubon Aquarium, Audubon Zoo, and Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium. Participants seek out interesting facts about African American environmentalists, scientists and zoologists. Scavenger hunt sheets are available at each venue or can be downloaded at http://auduboninstitute.us2.list-manage.com/track/click?u=58440837dab4d883e3efe0453&id=c58e1d1fc0&e=4b237a8f3d. Those who submit a complete Black History Month scavenger hunt sheet are eligible for a drawing to fin a FREE Audubon family membership.

Audubon's Black History Month scavenger hunt is presented by The Bardell Company and Coaxum Enterprises, Incorporated, and is sponsored in part by Tabasco Brand Products.

Visit http://auduboninstitute.us2.list-manage.com/track/click?u=58440837dab4d883e3efe0453&id=1dbdba4228&e=4b237a8f3d for details.