Lakeside 2 Riverside: Upcoming New Orleans Events in November
Nov 06 2018

Lakeside 2 Riverside: Upcoming New Orleans Events in November

By: Staff

FUNDRAISERS/CHARITY EVENTS

Save Our Cemeteries All Saints Soirée
Metairie Cemetery: 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd.
Friday, November 9: Patron Party, 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.; Soirée, 8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

saveourcemeteries.org

Join the non-profit Save Our Cemeteries in historic Metairie Cemetery for the All Saints Soirée! The gala will feature delicious catered food, music by the Courtyard Kings, photo opportunities, and a spirited auction. Proceeds from the Soirée will benefit the restoration and education efforts of Save Our Cemeteries to ensure that the unique and iconic cemeteries of New Orleans are protected for generations to come. 

Know Thyself Love Thyself Masquerade Charity Ball
Algiers Auditorium: 2485 Guadalcanal St., Algiers
Saturday, November 10: 8:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m.
Sunday, November 11: 8:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m.

KnowThyselfLloveThyself.com

Know Thyself Love Thyself will hold its first annual Charity Ball, benefiting the program that helps New Orleans youth with self-expression, mentorship, and cultural appreciation. The ball will feature dinner, guest speakers, a raffle, music, dancing, and gifts. All donations and partial ticket sales will go directly to Know Thyself Love Thyself.

Lakeside 2 Riverside: Upcoming New Orleans Events in November

NOLA Wing Wars
Central City BBQ Smokeyard: 1201 S. Rampart St.
Wednesday, November 17: 3:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

nolawingwars.com

Join the producers of Top Taco and the owners of Central City BBQ for New Orleans’s next great food competition. Featuring 18 different restaurants and 40,000 wings, this is an event you do not want to miss. NOLA Brewing and Maker’s Mark will be on hand with something cold to help you wash down those wings. There will also be live music from Big Sam’s Funky Nation (above) as well as Water Seed, Sexual Thunder, and many more. Partial proceeds from the event will benefit the Central City BBQ Foundation and Café Reconcile. 

Lakeside 2 Riverside: Upcoming New Orleans Events in November

NOLA Stache Dash & Tailgate For A Cause
Central City BBQ Smokeyard: 1201 S. Rampart St.
Sunday, November 18: 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

runsignup.com/race

Join host Central City BBQ for this annual one-mile race and fun run to help raise money for prostate screenings at the New Orleans Musicians’ Clinic, where every $100 raised will equal one prostate screening. Besides the run, the event includes a tailgate party before the Saints vs. Eagles game and a Mustache Contest with great prizes. Start growing your best ‘stache now for this one-of-a-kind event.

SPORTS

Lakeside 2 Riverside: Upcoming New Orleans Events in November
Photo by Donna Olmstead

Women’s Flat Track Championships
UNO Lakefront Arena: 6801 Franklin Ave.
Friday, November 9: 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, November 10: 12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Sunday, November 11: 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

wftda.com/champs 

Come join this competitive event where teams from all over the world partake in the Women’s Flat Track Roller Derby (WFTDA) International Championships. Ten teams will be competing in several games throughout the weekend to see who is worthy of winning the coveted Hydra Trophy. The competition will begin on November 9, with game one starting at 10:00 a.m., and will conclude with the awards ceremony on Sunday, November 11, at 6:00 p.m.

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

Lakeside 2 Riverside: Upcoming New Orleans Events in November

New Orleans Jazz Museum’s Drumsville Exhibit
400 Esplanade Ave.
Opening Party Thursday, November 8: 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.; Exhibit runs through March 2019

nolajazzmuseum.org

Don’t miss out on this amazing new exhibition at the New Orleans Jazz Museum. Drumsville will celebrate New Orleans’s Tricentennial, Drum Month, and the rich drumming culture and history of New Orleans. The exhibit will open with a reception that is free to the public and will feature live music and delicious food. Stop by and enjoy these iconic pieces of music and some New Orleans history. 

Lakeside 2 Riverside: Upcoming New Orleans Events in November

New Orleans Tattoo Arts Convention
Ernest N. Morial Convention Center: 900 Convention Center Blvd.
Friday, November 9: 2:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m.
Saturday, November 10: 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m.
Sunday, November 11: 11:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

villainarts.com

Don’t miss out on the first annual New Orleans Tattoo Arts Convention that will feature over 300 tattoo artists from around the world. Participants will have the opportunity to get inked up and also enjoy live entertainment, seminars, and tattoo contests. There will be special guest appearances by The Enigma and TV stars from Ink Master and Best Ink, among many others. 

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