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Rosa Keller Library (5:00-9:00 PM)
My House NOLA presents a rolling food vendor mini festival
Maple Leaf (8:00PM)
Feel the Mardi Gras Indian beat with Big Chief Monk Boudreaux
Rebirth Brass Band
Crescent City Farmers Market
Meschiya Lake and the Little Big Horns
The Antenna Gallery (7:00 PM)
A series of music-themed movies and documentaries, curated and hosted by DJ Soul Sister, and co-presented by Charitable Film Network, Press Street, and WWOZ
Jewish Community Center (7:30 PM)
The second evening of a chamber music festival that has something for classical aficionados and dilettantes alike
Circle Bar (10:00 PM)
Catch the Indie rockers on their North American tour
Saints Defender's Softball Snag Makes Highlights (VIDEO)
Saints cornerback Dion Turner made an amazing grab to rob the opposing offense last night. Instead of on the gridiron, however, Turner's grab was on the softball field. Backpedalling and eventually falling over metal barriers, Turner managed to hold onto the softball hit by a Saints offensive player at the Ben Grubbs Charity Softball Game at Zephyr Field, which the Saints defense won by a score of 10-2. Sorry major leaguers, it was even good enough for Sportscenter's top plays. Click through to view:
Drew Brees 3rd in Sports Illustrated's 'Fortunate 50' List
Who Dats already thought the Saints' Drew Brees was a god, and according to Sports Illustrated's list “The Fortunate 50,” his pay reflects his divinity. With a salary of $40,000,000 and another $7,800,000 in endorsements (including his recent Wrangler deal), Breesus rounds out the trinity at number three, out of all of the athletes in the country.
NFL Draft Wraps: Saints Say Yes to the Dress, LSU Sets Record
Another NFL Draft is in the books, meaning the handicappers can get started on the Kentucky Derby. For the rest of us, there's some real live football to think about, and it's only...four months....away. Nevertheless, when the first whistle blows, there will be some new faces. On Saturday at the Draft, the Saints picked up a first skill player to go along with all the big guys, and LSU Tigers kept seeing their name called. Click through for a full rundown:
NFL Draft Update: Saints' 5 Minute Flurry, LSU Heads for Arizona
The first round of the NFL Draft is all lights and glam, but like many good fighters, pro football teams understand the fight is not over until much later. The New Orleans Saints opted to do some wheeling and dealing in the third round, while Arizona is apparently sweet on LSU, taking a pair of Fighting Tigers defenders in the later rounds.
NFL Draft: Saints Pick Kenny Vaccaro, Keke to Cleveland
In the end, Keke wasn't even available for the Saints, so they looked to hook'em with the 15th pick. LSU's Barkevious Mingo went to Cleveland with the sixth pick in the NFL Draft, and the Saints selected Texas safety Kenny Vaccaro with their first round selection.
Scott Fujita Retires from NFL -as a New Orleans Saints Player
Scott Fujita came back to the Saints, then promptly retired from football Monday morning. Just so there was no shortage of drama to the scene, the transaction was all carried off from 11,000 ft. above sea level in Macchu Picchu.
Saints' 2013 Schedule!
With Sean Payton back, the Dude installed at head coach and the NFL Draft around the corner, the countdown to Saints season is on. WhoDats will start to wish the clock to tick a little faster, with the official announcement made that the Saints will host the Dirty Birds in the Superdome to open the season on Sept. 8. Click through to view the full schedule:
Saints Face Potential Fines for Vitt Vicodin Theft, Report Says
Another offseason potentially brings another round of penalties for the Black and Gold. According to the Washington Post, the feds are considering a "hefty fine" against the Saints for a 2009 incident during which assistant coach Joe Vitt took Vicodin from the team's storage area.
Son of a Saint Brass Bash Backs NOLA Boys
For the second year in a row, Heritage: A Brass Band Celebration will benefit Son of a Saint Foundation. Four New Orleans based brass bands will play to raise awareness for the cause of fatherless youths in the New Orleans area and help continue a legacy begun by Saints son, Bivian “Sonny” Lee III. The musical event will happen this Saturday, April 6th at Studio 3 (3610 Toulouse St.).
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