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“Awash with Color:…

Feb 8 - May 21, 2016
Join us at the Historic New Orleans Collection for the new exhibition… more

18th Annual Dr.…

Feb 8 - Mar 31, 2016
Join us for the opening reception for the 18th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King… more

2016 Mardi Grad…

Feb 8 - 9, 2016
Mardi Gras - 2016 Parade Schedule Sat,… more

David Hansen's Garden…

Feb 08, 2016
Since 2006, Hansen's Garden District Jazz Trio has performed every night at… more

Krewe of Orpheus -…

Feb 8 - 8, 2016
Experience a side of Mardi Gras seldom seen by New Orleanians or visitors, and… more

Krewe of Orpheus…

Feb 8 - 8, 2016
Join us for the Orpheus Parade. Founded in 1993, the Krewe of Orpheus takes its… more

Lundi Gras at the…

Feb 8 - 8, 2016
Join our Lundi Gras Celebration– kid style! Decorate your own king cake.… more

Mardi Gras Balcony…

Feb 8 - 9, 2016
MARDI GRAS BOURBON STREET BALCONY TICKETS 6 HOURS OPEN BAR, LOUISIANA BUFFET… more

Mardi Gras Bourbon…

Feb 8 - 8, 2016
LIMITED VIP Mardi Gras Bourbon Street Balcony Tickets! Being "above the… more

Monday Blues

Feb 08, 2016 - Jan 05, 2026
In The Voodoo Garden, All Ages. Get your live local blues fix with Sean Riley. more

Patriot, Planter,…

Feb 8 - Mar 20, 2016
NOMA will present the first exhibition to focus on the works of Pierre-Joseph… more

The Foundation…

Feb 8 - 28, 2016
*Opening Reception: January 15, 2016 - 6pm-10pm The Foundation Gallery will be… more

The Historic New…

Feb 8 - May 7, 2016
In commemoration of the 100th anniversary of World War I, The Historic New… more

The Irish House…

Feb 08, 2016
This is the Biggest Irish Music Session in the south. On a Night you will see… more

The Maison Presents -…

Feb 08, 2016 - Jul 31, 2017
The Royal Roses grew out of the rich resurgence that traditional jazz is seeing… more

The Outlet Collection…

Feb 8 - 8, 2016
Join us to celebrate Carnival with Lundi Gras on the Mississippi. The public… more

The Photography of…

Feb 8 - Mar 1, 2016
The Photography of Modernist Cuisine: The Exhibition, a collection of over 50… more

Tim Youd: 100 Novels

Feb 8 - 21, 2016
Los Angeles-based contemporary artist Tim Youd will visit NOMA to perform the… more

Ultimate Louisiana…

Feb 8 - 9, 2016
This is a three-day festival from Feb 7th-9th, 2016. The Human Circuit plays… more

2 Chainz + Migos…

Feb 9 - 9, 2016
MARDI GRAS MADNESS with 2Chainz and Migos more

“Awash with Color:…

Feb 8 - May 21, 2016
Join us at the Historic New Orleans Collection for the new exhibition… more

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

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Contact:

Sarah Burnette
sburnette@auduboninstitute.org

  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.