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17th Annual Martin…

Mar 5 - 7, 2015
Join us for the 17th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Art… more

Andrew Jackson: Hero…

Mar 5 - 29, 2015
THNOC's exhibition tracks Jackson's rise from humble beginnings to immortality… more

Artist Spotlight…

Mar 5 - 31, 2015
New Orleans-based woodturning artist Tom Dunne will be the featured artist in… more

Edgar Degas: The…

Mar 5 - May 24, 2015
Featuring drawings, prints, sculpture, and photographs, all from a single… more

Jim Roche: Cultural…

Mar 5 - Jul 12, 2015
Born in 1943, Jim Roche received a BA from Florida State University (1961)… more

Ogden After Hours…

Mar 5 - 5, 2015
Join us for Ogden After Hours for Colin Lake. more

Tennessee Williams:…

Mar 5 - May 31, 2015
Tennessee Williams was one of the most admired playwrights of the 20th century.… more

The Columns Hotel…

Mar 5 - 26, 2015
The Historical Columns Hotel with its "sophiscicated atmosphere" and… more

The New Orleans…

Mar 5 - Nov 18, 2015
Marvel Universe LIVE! will captivate audiences with an authentic and original… more

Yappy Hour at The…

Mar 5 - 5, 2015
Yappy Hour at the The Velvet Cactus - 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM (Sorry, no dogs… more

Friends of the…

Mar 6 - 6, 2015
Local jazz band, the Panorama Jazz Band, will bookend the final concert of… more

International…

Mar 6 - 7, 2015
Now in its seventh year, the New Orleans International Children's Film… more

Jefferson Arts…

Mar 6 - 15, 2015
Mrs. Stancliffe's Rose Cottage Bed & Breakfast has been successful for many… more

Lauren Sturm - Bayou…

Mar 6 - 6, 2015
Performs solo acoustic piano. more

Mark Steinmetz: South

Mar 6 - May 10, 2015
Mark Steinmetz lives and works in Athens, Georgia. His work transcends the… more

Music at the Mint…

Mar 6 - 6, 2015
Billie performs mainly in an avant-garde, free style painting expansive… more

Opening Reception -…

Mar 6 - 6, 2015
Join us  for a free opening reception for Radcliffe Bailey: Recent Works… more

Ponchatoula Antique…

Mar 6 - 8, 2015
Featuring-Antique Collectibles Booth, Fine Arts & Crafts Booth, Food Booth,… more

Preservation Jazz…

Mar 6 - 6, 2015
Live New Orleans Jazz Nightly! more

Preservation Resource…

Mar 6 - 6, 2015
The patron party features specialty cocktails and cuisine from world famous… more

17th Annual Martin…

Mar 5 - 7, 2015
Join us for the 17th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Art… 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.