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25th Annual New…

Oct 23 - 23, 2014
The New Orleans Film Festival- Louisiana's only industry-recognized film… more

31st Annual Halloween…

Oct 23 - 26, 2014
Join us for the 31st annual Halloween New Orleans, a weekend-long LGBT… more

Greater Baton Rouge…

Oct 23 - Nov 2, 2014
Carnival rides, food, music, kids' activities, animal shows, games, exhibits. more

Henry Turner Jr. &…

Oct 23 - 23, 2014
The hometown favorites are well known for their style of music that encompasses… more

Jazz in the Park

Oct 23 - 30, 2014
Jazz in the Park returns for nine straight weeks this fall,  with a… more

Jazz in the Park…

Oct 23 - 23, 2014
Jazz in the Park returns for nine straight weeks this fall,  with a… more

Loyola Jazz…

Oct 23 - 23, 2014
 The legendary jazz trumpeter Leroy Jones is known to music lovers as the… more

Preview Reception:…

Oct 23 - 23, 2014

Sacred to the Memory…

Oct 23 - Nov 17, 2014
Showcasing both the historic Hermann-Grima House museum and St. Louis Cemetery… more

Southern Rep presents…

Oct 23 - Nov 2, 2014
In a remote cabin deep in the woods, an old crone spins a spellbinding tale… more

THE GUANTÁNAMO PUBLIC…

Oct 23 - 30, 2014
This traveling exhibit examines the history of the U.S. naval base in… more

The Mysterious…

Oct 23 - Nov 23, 2014
You are invited to the Mysterious Wisterias Plantation for an evening of music… more

The Trio feat. Johnny…

Oct 23 - 23, 2014
Join us for The Trio feat. Johnny Vidacovich & special guests. … more

The Victory Belles…

Oct 23 - Nov 19, 2014
Noted for their close harmonies and synchronized dance steps, the Andrews… more

The Victory Belles…

Oct 23, 2014 - Jun 24, 2015
Noted for their close harmonies and synchronized dance steps, the Andrews… more

Thursdays at Twilight…

Oct 23 - 23, 2014
Cristina, in addition to performing with her band, has contributed her vocals… more

Tricks... Treats...…

Oct 23 - Nov 8, 2014
Kids won't want to miss this strange tour when we pull away the mask and see… more

"Mysterious…

Oct 24 - 24, 2014
You are invited to the Mysterious Wisterias Plantation for an evening of music… more

American Fanfare

Oct 24 - 24, 2014
Guest conductor Jo Ann Falletta leads the LPO in an all-American program… more

Boo at the Zoo…

Oct 24 - 25, 2014
Bring your little ghosts and goblins to Boo at the Zoo Presented by Bryan… more

25th Annual New…

Oct 23 - 23, 2014
The New Orleans Film Festival- Louisiana's only industry-recognized film… more

Fête de la Musique, Presented by Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orleans, Public Charter School

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Contact:
Lora Reugger
504.616.7803
development@lfno.org

Fête de la Musique, Presented by Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orleans,
Public Charter School

 

New Orleans, LA, February 17, 2014 - Lycée Français de la Nouvelle-Orleans proudly presents its fourth annual Fête de la Musique, an evening of music, food, and revelry to benefit a great cause!  The Fête, held on Sunday, March 16 at Generations Hall, is truly an entertainment extravaganza unlike any other school fundraiser.  The event will feature an All-Star lineup that includes Ani Difranco, Fleur de Tease Burlesque Troupe, local Francophone band Sweet Crude, the Young Pinstripes Brass Band, Kermit Ruffins, and more.  There will be an open bar and cuisine from the finest local restaurants including Chateau du Lac Bistro, Cochon, Patois, Sylvain, and many more. 

The patron party begins at 5pm, and will feature exclusive entertainment and includes entertainment by Sasha Masakowski, raw oyster bar, champagne, gift, open bar and hors d'oeuvres.   The Main Concert will be held from 6 until 9:30pm and will feature a silent auction, open bar and food from local restaurants. 

Early Bird Tickets start at $85; Patron Party Tickets start at $125.  To purchase tickets, sponsor the event, or for more information, visit www.lfnofete.com

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All proceeds benefit Lycée Français, a free public charter school located in Uptown New Orleans, educating students in the French curriculum, culminating in both a French baccalaureate diploma as well as a Louisiana State diploma for its graduates.  Lycée will ultimately become the first public French curriculum school in the nation serving grades PK4 through 12 and as a type II charter school, is open to all residents of Louisiana.