Party your Fins Off at Scales & Ales
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Party your Fins Off at Scales &
Tickets on Sale Now!
Friday, September 14
Orleans, La. )- Casting about for
an evening of fun? You can stop fishing!
Make plans now to be at the
Audubon Aquarium of the Americas on Friday, September 14
Scales & Ales presented by Louisiana Seafood Promotion & Marketing Board
to benefit the Aquarium's education programs and conservation
The third annual event features New Orleans cuisine from more
than two dozen local restaurants, live music, raffle items and a unique
opportunity to watch the stars come out over the Mississippi River. Guests are
invited to enjoy the exceptional sights and sounds of Audubon Aquarium after
Partygoers will shake
their fins to local favorite Papa Grows Funk and Mingo Fishtrap of Austin,
Texas. The bash will also include a performance by the New Orleans Sirens
marching krewe and Fleurty Girl
, Lauren Thom, will be the
Master of Ceremonies. Scales & Ales patrons can enjoy Abita beers,
including Amber and Purple Haze, along with specialty offerings such as Vanilla
Doubledog, Pecan Harvest Ale and Barley Wine.
The party's extensive
selection of beers are perfect for pairing with dishes from New Orleans favorite
eateries including Galatoire's Restaurant, Antoine's Restaurant, Red Fish Grill,
RioMar, Dish on
Hayne, The Praline Connection, Huck Finn's Café, Acme Oyster House, Corky's
Bar-B-Q, and Camellia Grill. With a focus on local ales and food, several of
the dishes at Scales & Ales will be prepared with fresh Louisiana
Scales & Ales is an
adult-only event on Friday, September 14 from 8pm-11pm with
a Patron Party that begins at 7pm
start at $55
. Patron tickets are $100 per person. Sponsor
packages start at $500. All food and drinks are included in
Please call (504) 861-5107 for more
Audubon Aquarium and Entergy IMAX®
Theatre will be closed all day on Sept. 14 to prepare for the event.
Scales & Ales supports Audubon's
education and conservation program, including our efforts in rescuing,
rehabilitating and successfully releasing stranded and injured sea turtles and
are on sale now and are limited!
No tickets will be sold
at the door the night of the event. Event parking will be available at a
discounted rate of $7 in the Canal Place Parking Garage with
To purchase tickets visit www.AudubonInstitute.org
Aquarium of the Americas
General admission tickets to Audubon Aquarium of
the Americas are $21 for adults, $14 for children and $17 for seniors. Audubon
Aquarium of the Americas is located at 1 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70130.
General admission tickets are not valid for Scales & Ales.
The not-for-profit Audubon Nature Institute in New
Orleans operates ten parks and museums dedicated to Celebrating the Wonders of
Nature. For more information about Audubon Nature Institute, its public
attractions, and conservation efforts, please visit AudubonInstitute.org