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12th Annual Saints…

Mar 27 - 29, 2015
The festival features panel discussions and master classes on literary topics… more

America's Hometown…

Mar 27 - 27, 2015
In the adventuresome spirit of the weekend's FoodFest, it will bring the best… more

Andrew Jackson: Hero…

Mar 27 - 29, 2015
THNOC's exhibition tracks Jackson's rise from humble beginnings to immortality… more

Artist Spotlight…

Mar 27 - 31, 2015
New Orleans-based woodturning artist Tom Dunne will be the featured artist in… more

Edgar Degas: The…

Mar 27 - May 24, 2015
Featuring drawings, prints, sculpture, and photographs, all from a single… more

EN MAS’: Carnival and…

Mar 27 - Jun 7, 2015
Curated by Claire Tancons, Krista Thompson, EN MAS': Carnival and Performance… more

Hogs for the Cause

Mar 27 - 28, 2015
Eighty teams of BBQ competitors, comprised of a mix of some of the region's… more

Jim Roche: Cultural…

Mar 27 - Jul 12, 2015
Born in 1943, Jim Roche received a BA from Florida State University (1961)… more

Kikuo Saito at…

Mar 27 - Apr 4, 2015
Octavia Art Gallery is pleased to present a selection of works from New York… more

Lauren Sturm - Bayou…

Mar 27 - 27, 2015
Performs solo acoustic piano. more

Lauren Sturm - Bayou…

Mar 27 - 27, 2015
Performs solo acoustic piano. more

Le Petit Theatre…

Mar 27 - 29, 2015
Donald Margulies' Pulitzer Prize-winning play tells the story of a couple… more

Louisiana Crawfish…

Mar 27 - 29, 2015
Enjoy authentic Cajun cuisine such as Crawfish pie, Fried Crawfish Tall… more

M.S. Rau Antiques…

Mar 27 - May 4, 2015
Long established and leading art, antiques and jewelry specialist M.S. Rau… more

Mahalia Jackson…

Mar 27 - 27, 2015
The sounds of the 60's will come alive starring The Midtwon Men singing their… more

Maple Leaf Bar…

Mar 27 - 27, 2015
Join us at the Maple Leaf Bar for The Fuzz: A Tribute to The Police. more

Mark Steinmetz: South

Mar 27 - May 10, 2015
Mark Steinmetz lives and works in Athens, Georgia. His work transcends the… more

Music at the Mint…

Mar 27 - 27, 2015
Smokin' Time Jazz Club is a New Orleans based traditional jazz band. They… more

NORDC Movies in the…

Mar 27 - 27, 2015
Join us for NORDC Movies in the Park screening of  "Big Hero… more

Pirate's Choice…

Mar 27 - 27, 2015
Join us for Pirate's Choice featuring Luke Quaranta, Terrence Houston, and… more

12th Annual Saints…

Mar 27 - 29, 2015
The festival features panel discussions and master classes on literary topics… more

Algiers Economic Development Foundation Release Dates for 2013 ‘Wednesdays on the Point" Summer Festival Series

For Immediate Release
Date: March 19, 2013

Event Contact: Bethany Lemanski
Phone: (504) 339-2899
Email: Bethany@gwenentertainment.com

AEDF Contact: Barbara Waiters
Phone: (504) 362-6436
Email: BWaiters@AlgiersEconomic.com

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

LOCATION:
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

WHO:
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.

CONTACT:
Bethany Lemanski, Event Coordinator (504) 339-2899
Barbara Waiters, AEDF Executive Director (504) 258-7718
http://www.wednsdaysonthepoint.com/
http://www.algierseconomic.com/