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Voodoo Blessing to celebrate 6th annual cultural and economic festival as AEDF Announces Musical Line-up for 2013 Wednesdays on the Point Riverfront Concert Series

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Contact:


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

AEDF Contact: Yvonne Mitchell-Grubb
Phone: (504) 362-6436
Email: Director@Algiers Economic.com

Voodoo Blessing to celebrate 6th annual cultural and economic festival as
AEDF Announces Musical Line-up for 2013 Wednesdays on the Point
Riverfront Concert Series

NEW ORLEANS
- Voodoo priestess Miriam will return to bless both Algiers Point and the city of New Orleans with good summertime weather as Algiers Economic Development Foundation (AEDF) announces the headliners of it's 2013 Wednesday's On The Point Riverfront Concert Series. Celebrating its sixth season of providing free weekly outdoor concerts for locals and visitors to the Crescent City, Wednesday's On The Point offers guests a chance to enjoy the summertime evenings in one of New Orleans most historic neighborhoods. AEDF's Wednesdays on the Point concert series continues to highlight the rich cultural heritage of Algiers through its dynamic gumbo of musical talent, local cuisine, arts & crafts and family fun on the Mississippi Riverfront.

WHAT:
Algiers Economic Development Foundation's "Wednesdays on the Point" Press Conference Release of the 2013 Summer Musical Line Up

WHEN:
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
10AM

LOCATION:
Steps of the Historic Algiers Courthouse
225 Morgan Street
Algiers, LA 70114

WHO: Confirmed speakers include:
*Councilperson Jacquelyn Brechtel Clarkson
*Ron Loesel Councilperson Palmer's Director of Special Projects
*AEDF President D'Juan Hernandez
*First NBC Bank Vice Chairman David Anderson
*AEDF Interim Director Yvonne Mitchell-Grubb
*NoraAnn Winbush from Mayor Landrieu's Neighborhood Engagement Office
* New Orleans Voodoo Priestess Miriam

Refreshments will be served following the press conference

CONTACT:
Bethany Lemanski, Event Coordinator (504) 339-2899
Yvonne Mitchell-Grubb, AEDF Interim Director (504) 362-6436
www.WednsdaysOnThePoint.com
www.AlgiersEconomic.com


Algiers Economic Development Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing economic development to Algiers. The mission of AEDF is to build a sustainable, business friendly environment that grows investments and jobs in Westbank New Orleans through advocacy, marketing and business development, recruitment and retention.

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