For Immediate Release
Date: March 19, 2013
Event Contact: Bethany Lemanski
Phone: (504) 339-2899
AEDF Contact: Barbara Waiters
Phone: (504) 362-6436
NEW ORLEANS - Algiers Economic Development Foundation (AEDF) announces the dates for it's 2013 "Wednesdays on the Point" Summer festival series. The annual concert series is held on the Riverfront in historic Algiers Point. Festivals activities include music from Louisiana artists, top New Orleans cuisine & beverages, and a children's area. This is the first year guests will enjoy the inclusion a craft village presented by local artisan vendors. All concerts are free and open to the public.
WHAT: Algiers Economic Development Foundation's "Wednesdays on the Point" Festival Dates Released
WHEN: Summer Festival Series will be every Wednesday, beginning June 5 through July 24 from 6-9PM
A special holiday show will be on Thursday, July 4, 2013, from 5-9PM just before the fireworks display on the Mississippi Riverfront. The exact dates are below:
Week 1 June 5, 2013 6-9PM
Week 2 June 12, 2013 6-9PM
Week 3 June 19, 2013 6-9PM
Week 4 June 26, 2013 6-9PM
Week 5 July 4, 2013 5-9PM
Week 6 July 10, 2013 6-9PM
Week 7 July 17, 2013 6-9PM
Week 8 July 24, 2013 6-9PM
All concerts will be on the Riverfront at 200 Morgan Street, Algiers, LA 70114
Shows will be on the riverside of the levee located across from the Historic Algiers Courthouse
Algiers Economic Development Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing economic development to Algiers.
The mission of AEDF is to help the Algiers community grow and prosper by being a catalyst for economic development that provides for a vibrant business environment.
Bethany Lemanski, Event Coordinator (504) 339-2899
Barbara Waiters, AEDF Executive Director (504) 258-7718