JAMMIN' ON JULIA (& beyond!) | Block Party & Fundraiser
Sat May 06 2023 at 05:00 pm
Arts District of New Orleans | New Orleans, LA
AdvertisementArts District New Orleans (ADNO) is pleased to announce the return of Jammin' on Julia, a Spring art walk + music festival hybrid event in the district. Jammin', a fundraiser ADNO’s non-profit coincides with the First Saturday gallery openings on May 6th, from 5-10PM. In addition to the art walk, the district welcomes patrons to an evening block party featuring world class art exhibitions along Julia Street and the surrounding area, with musical performances in select galleries on Julia, Camp, and Magazine Streets, and food trucks & bars on the closed 400 & 500 blocks of Julia. The event is free and open to the public and is a perfect opportunity to stroll through the historic Arts District and discover New Orleans’ contemporary art, music, and cuisine.
Guests are invited to enjoy 16 incredible art exhibitions, 10 live music performances in select galleries, and libations for sale to benefit the ADNO non-profit. The event will feature cuisine from local vendors Tasty Treat (Cajun/creole), Southern’s Food Truck (Cajun/creole), Da Grillmaster (BBQ), Tanjariné Kitchen (Afro-vegan). Musical performances by local musicians with a wide variety of sounds will take place in, Degas Gallery, Callan Contemporary, Gallery 600 Julia, GRYDER, LeMieux, and M Contemporary on Julia Street, in addition to Octavia Art Gallery (Magazine St.), and Ibis Contemporary Art Gallery, SPILLMAN | BLACKWELL Fine Art, and the Contemporary Arts Center (Camp St.). Outside on Julia Street, the block party will feature New Orleans’ own DJ Mig all evening, with live painting by New Orleans artists, sculptural installation by Eli Pilleart, and light projection art by Lauren Barron.
A map/gallery guide with complete exhibitions and music listings, and additional event details are available at www.artsdistrictneworleans.com.
Where is it happening?Arts District of New Orleans, New Orleans, United States
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