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Event List

Rod Baronet and Trigger Live at Spirits
July 19, 2017 - July 19, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : Spirits Food & Friends, Time: 7:00 PM

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Will Payne Harrison CD Release Show at Spirits
July 26, 2017 - July 26, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : Spirits Food & Friends, Time: 7:00 PM

 Nashville based Roots and Americana artist Will Payne Harrison’s new album, East Nashville Blues, is ten tracks of Roots, Folk, Bluegrass and Americana calling to mind the likes Willie Nelson (with tracks such as High As Willie), Merle Haggard, and John Prine. Recorded in East Nashville at Magnolia Sons Studios, East Nashville Blues was produced by Peter Jacobs and Will Payne Harrison with a cast of East Nashville Americana/Bluegrass heavyweights.  Since moving from Louisiana to Nashville, Harrison has toured the South and East Coast, performed at festivals, made radio appearances, hosted songwriter’s nights and even co-wrote a song landing in ... read more
 
Buddy Flett Live at Spirits
August 09, 2017 - August 09, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : Spirits Food & Friends, Time: 7:00 PM

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Flow Tribe Live at Spirits
August 18, 2017 - August 18, 2017
Event Category: Music
Location : Spirits Food & Friends, Time: 10:00 PM

Purchase tickets online here.  About Flow Tribe Offbeat Magazine writes: The guys of Flow Tribe were high school buddies at Brother Martin, and they started jamming on bassist Chad Penot’s back porch the summer after their graduation. Along with O’Rorke, Penot and drummer Russel Olschner were Blake Quick on guitar and vocals, Bryan Santos on guitar, and John-Michael Early on harmonica. “We started playing and getting some different things together,” O’Rorke says. “Gradually we were like, ‘Okay, this has evolved. We’re actually making songs and stuff.’” Unfortunately, the band almost ceased to exist just as they were beginning to create ... read more
 
Cenla Pride 2017
June 02, 2017 - June 04, 2017
Event Category: Festivals
Location : Downtown Alexandria

 Come join use for the 4th Annual Cenla Pride Weekend Friday, June 2, 2017 6pm - 9pm Art Auction at the Mirror Room Saturday, June 3, 2017 11:30 am - noon Pride Walk starting at Tamp and Grind ending at Amphitheater Noon until 9pm CENLA Pride Family Frendly Festival with music, food, resource and merchadise vendors at the Amphitheater in downtown Alexandria. 7PM - 9PM The Molly Ringwalds at the Amphitheater Sunday, June 3, 2017 2pm - 3pm, CENLA Pride Ecumenical Services at the Alexandria Museum of ... read more
 
Spectral Sisters Ten Minute Play Festival
June 22, 2017 - June 25, 2017
Event Category: Theater
Location : The Hearn Stage, Time: Thursday - Saturday: 7:30PM Sunday: 2:30PM

 Purchase Tickets! Join Spectral Sisters Productions June 22 to 25 for their Annual Ten Minute Play Festival!  Each year Spectral Sisters highlights local playwrights and gives them the opportunity to see their works staged live.  The eight plays selected to be part of this year’s festival are: “Tea Party” by Kenneth Robbins “My Summer with Tennessee Williams” by Tammy Killian “Love and Other Disciplines” by John Wilson “Scapegoat” by David Sobel “Things He Said” by Melissa Savage “Thank God You’re Here” by Nick Blackstone “When Death is a Friend” by Allen Rowlen “The Penile Implant” by David Holcombe All showings are at the Hearn Stage at the ... read more
 
Art Camp #1: Little Masterpieces (Ages 4-7) at T.R.E.E. House
June 06, 2017 - June 09, 2017
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  Register Now! Join the T.R.E.E. House Children’s Museum for Art Camp June 6 – 9.  Registration for Art Camp #1 is open to kids ages 4 – 7, while Art Camp #2 is open to kids ages 8+. Students ages 4-7 will explore famous works of art, as well as different art mediums, while creating their own masterpieces! We will jump into painting, sculpting, and even some  photography practices in this camp for well-rounded budding artists who want to try it all. Be prepared for lots of fun and bring your creativity! Registration available for ages 4-7, and camp lasts from 9 AM to 12 PM. There ... read more
 
Art Camp #2: So You Like to Draw? (Ages 8+) at T.R.E.E. House
June 20, 2017 - June 23, 2017
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  Register Now! Join the T.R.E.E. House Children’s Museum for Art Camp June 20 – 23.  Registration for Art Camp #2 is open to kids ages 8+, while Art Camp #1 is open to kids ages 4 – 7. Students ages 8-12 will sharpen their pencils and their drawing skills in this camp that focuses on using art to capture and express the world around them Young artists will learn to draw from life and turn doodles into real drawings, with a focus on value (shading), form (developing realistic shapes), and composition. We will also concentrate on rendering the human face and body ... read more
 
Use the Force Camp at T.R.E.E. House
July 11, 2017 - July 14, 2017
Event Category: Just for Kids
Location : T.R.E.E. House Children's Museum, Time: 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

  This camp is full! Join the T.R.E.E. House Children’s Museum for Use the Force Camp July 11 – 14.  Registration is open to kids 4+. Join us at T.R.E.E. House for a week full of science inspired by everyone’s favorite galactic adventure, Star Wars! Learn about physics, space, robotics and more! Registration available for ages 4+. Camp is geared towards kids aged 4-12, and lasts from 9 AM to 12 PM. There is only space for 30 kids, so register today! T.R.E.E. House members pay $60 per camp, and non-members pay $70.  You can also pay a $10 deposit to reserve your ... read more
 
River Oaks Exhibit Opening Reception
June 02, 2017 - June 02, 2017
Event Category: Exhibitions
Location : River Oaks Square Arts Center, Time: 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

 Opening reception for three new exhibitions. June 2, 5-7 P.M. Free and Open to the public. Bolton-Davis Gallery: "Block & Mangham: Old Dogs New Tricks" By Carl Block and Billy Ray Mangham Stokes Harris Gallery: "Beauty Below the Waves" by Samantha Young Galerie de Amis (Second Floor): "Inspiration Miscellany" by Maria Manemann Studio Spotlight : Kayla Terrel (studio 201) &  Cyndi Menton (Studio 210) Exhibition Sponsored by:  GAEDA & Alexandria Pediatric ... read more
 
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