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12th Annual Saints…

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

Andrew Jackson: Hero…

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

Artist Spotlight…

Mar 29 - 31, 2015
New Orleans-based woodturning artist Tom Dunne will be the featured artist in… more

Edgar Degas: The…

Mar 29 - May 24, 2015
Featuring drawings, prints, sculpture, and photographs, all from a single… more

EN MAS’: Carnival and…

Mar 29 - Jun 7, 2015
Curated by Claire Tancons, Krista Thompson, EN MAS': Carnival and Performance… more

Jim Roche: Cultural…

Mar 29 - Jul 12, 2015
Born in 1943, Jim Roche received a BA from Florida State University (1961)… more

Joe Krown Trio feat.…

Mar 29 - 29, 2015
Join us for the  Joe Krown Trio feat. Walter "Wolfman"… more

Le Petit Theatre…

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

Louisiana Crawfish…

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

M.S. Rau Antiques…

Mar 29 - May 4, 2015
Long established and leading art, antiques and jewelry specialist M.S. Rau… more

Mark Steinmetz: South

Mar 29 - May 10, 2015
Mark Steinmetz lives and works in Athens, Georgia. His work transcends the… more

NOLA Food Fest

Mar 29 - 29, 2015
Sample over 50 America's hometown eats from around the country. Four blocks in… more

PALM SUNDAY RABIES…

Mar 29 - 29, 2015
Sponsored by the Louisiana SPCA and the Southeast Louisiana Veterinary… more

Preservation Resource…

Mar 29 - 29, 2015
Enjoy a delightful self-guided tour of seven charming shotgun homes in the… more

Southern Rep Theatre…

Mar 29 - 29, 2015
Southern Rep Theatre, in partnership with the Tennessee Williams/New Orleans… more

Spring Fiesta

Mar 29 - 29, 2015
The highlight of the Spring Festival is a daylong series of events designed to… more

Stage Door Canteen…

Mar 29 - Apr 5, 2015
"Always ... Patsy Cline," a musical play, complete with down-home… more

Tennessee…

Mar 29 - 29, 2015
A stellar group of literary, theater and musical talent will gather for the… more

Tennessee Williams:…

Mar 29 - May 31, 2015
Tennessee Williams was one of the most admired playwrights of the 20th century.… more

The New Orleans…

Mar 29 - Nov 18, 2015
Marvel Universe LIVE! will captivate audiences with an authentic and original… more

12th Annual Saints…

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

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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