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Bayou St. John (12:15 PM-9:15 PM)
A music fest on the water featuring Alexis and the Samuri, Remedy Krewe, Fleur de Tease, Hot 8 Brass Band, The Dirty Dozen Brass Band, and more
Central City (1 p.m)
Second lines! Won't bow down!
Mid-City (All day)
Church and a parade to celebrate the club's 104th year
House of Blues (9:00 PM)
The Comedy Central comedian is here for some standup!
Big Top (7 p.m.)
8-16 piece traveilling circus punk troupe. Need we say more? Is there anymore to say? with Sammy Kay and the East Los Three, Dead Legends
Art Klub, 513 Elysian Fields Ave (8:00 PM)
An interactive and sparkling performance presented by Nari Tomassetti
Shadowbox Theatre (8:00 PM)
Straightforward conversational drama explores one area's gentrification through 50 years
Joe Krown feat. Russell Batiste and Walter "Wolfman" Washington
Maple Leaf (10:30PM)
Weekly gig on Oak with Krown on the organ, Washington firing up the guitar strings, and Batiste on the drums.
Hot 8 Brass Band
Howlin’ Wolf Den (10:00PM)
Weekly gig from some of the city’s best in brass
Sunday Youth Music Workshop
All ages workshop with Johnny Vidacovich. Bring your instruments!
Cajun Fais Do Do
Bruce Daigrepont is playing the washboard and getting you to bed early
Krewe du Guza
Le Bon Temps Roule (10:00PM)
Sunday Funday weekly gig from the husband and wife duo
Today in New Orleans: 10.20.12
Today, neighborhoods across New Orleans celebrate the ties that bind, Halloween starts early at the Healing Center and the French Market and the NOLA Underground Hip-Hop awards crown new titans. On this day in Louisiana history, work began on the Cabildo and Presbytere in what would become Jackson Square (1795) and Bobby Jindal was elected governor at age 36 - the youngest in Louisiana history (2007). Now for today's full slate:
Anba Dlo - Rising Tides (5:30PM @ NOLA Healing Center – 2372 St. Claude)
A costume parade led by The Radical Faeries kicks off at 5:30PM on the corner of Royal and Franklin. Four music stages set up in the healing center will feature local bands. Silent auction, arts and crafts, and psychic readers will round out the New Age Halloween festival. $20 admission.
Treme Bicentennial (10AM @ Armstrong Park)
Open to the public, come see local bands such as Shannon Powell, James Williams, and Kermit Ruffins. Celebrate this historic neighborhood's 200th birthday with locals and transplants alike.
Cree McCree Halloween Boo-Tique (12PM @ French Market)
Don't go to Party City for your costume, twenty vendors will peddle handmade costume creations with reasonable price tags. Whether you've got a glitter-bat-bra on the brain or just need inspiration it's sure to be fantastic.
The Lily's Revenge (Den of Muses, 6 p.m.)
A huge collaboration between NOLA theatre groups from Southern Rep to Skin Horse Theatre and beyond, the Lily's Revenge is a five-act epic involving dance, verse, silent film, Japanese theatre traditions and more. At the center of it is Lily, a flower who longs to become human.
Josephine Sacabo and Dalt Wonk (Crescent City Books, 2 p.m.) Both New Orleanians, Wonk is a poet and writer, and Sacabo is a photographer. The pair have teamed up for a new book, Nocturnes. The limited edition book showcases the pair, for an artful combination that elevates the book beyond simple binding and pages.
NOLA Underground Hip Hop Awards (7PM @ The Joy Theatre)
Come see the vibrant bounce and hip-hop scene square off for ultimate bragging rights. Artists such as the Ghetto Twinz, 3DNaTee, and Soundclash will are all up for awards. $15
Broadmoor Fest (11 a.m. - 7 p.m., Rosa Keller Library)
Celebrate the lowest neighborhood in the City with Charmaine Neville, and lots more music!
NOLA East Friends Fest (11 a.m.- 5 p.m., Joe Brown Park)
Come out to help Flip the Script on NOLA crime, and hear some classic Motown songs, as well as DJ Captain Charles. The Fest also celebrates the re-emergence of Joe Brown Park following the Federal Flood.
NOLA Fashion Week Wrap Party (Saratoga, 8 p.m.)
It's been a long week of stylish strutting and workshopping. Now, NOLA Fashion Week finishes up with a big party. Live entertainment, cocktails and, of course, dancing are promised.
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