Annette's Picks: Weekend Guide for Aug 2-4

August 1, 2019

Here it is. The last weekend for most people before school starts. Live it up because if you've got kids...here comes the homework and after-school events. God speed. :)

Satchmo SummerFest - Friday thru Sunday at the New Orleans Jazz Museum on Esplanade. Celebrating Louis Armstrong with music, food, info and a secondline.

Aladdin Jr - Friday thru Sunday at Westwego Performing Arts Theater. The story we know performed by local kids.

Matilda - Friday thru Sunday at Tulane. Part of the Summer Lyric Theater at Tulane, it's a show for the kid in all of us.

Midnight Drag Brunch - Saturday at 12am, Allways Lounge. Start your brunch early (or late) Friday night at midnight in this fun twist...starring my hair stylist!!! (Shout out Prytania Wrexx!)

First Saturday on Magazine St - Saturday all along Magazine Street. Select businesses do giveaways, specials and sidewalk vending for a fun shopping and dining environment.

White Linen Night - Saturday starting at 5:30. The art galleries on Julia St are the epicenter of the party that's anchored by events at the CAC and the WWII Museum. Look for White Linen related events all around the downtown area.

Pink Floyd Laser Spectacular - Saturday at 7:30pm, Jefferson Performing Arts Center. One of the best laser and light shows to enjoy the original master recordings of Pink Floyd. All ages welcome.

Black & Gold Fan Fest and Practice - Sunday at 5pm, Brown Field at Tulane University. Party with live music, activities, food and drinks before the Saints practice at 7pm at Yulman Stadium. No tickets needed for the free practice.

Coast Guard Day - Sunday. Coast Guard Day is held every year to commemorate the founding of the United States Coast Guard. We appreciate every member of the Coast Guard but a special thank you to our own Magic 101.9 member...Commander of Flotilla 04-02, Steve Suter!

 

PET EVENTS

Jefferson SPCA Adoptathon - Saturday 11am-3pm at Lakeside Mall. 

ARNO Adoptions - Saturday 12-4pm at Petco in Metairie

Take Paws Adoptions - Saturday 12-4pm at Jefferson Feed next to Trader Joe's

Metairie Humane Adoptions - Saturday 3-5pm at Petco on Williams in Kenner

Tacos for Doggos + Adoptions with Dante's Hope - Saturday 11am-4pm at Petco at Park Place in Covington

Puppy Yoga - Saturday 9am at Peristyle in City Park