Tuesday, November 25, 2008

St. Andrew's Day Festival this Saturday!

St. Andrew's Day is Saturday, November 29th! It's presented by the Big Easy Rollergirls' fearless announcer The Right Reverend Psycho Ward in conjunction with NOLABulls!

The Honorable, Reverend Psycho Ward

The lovely ladies of the Big Easy Rollergirls will be sassin' up the place in the parade and will be mingling with the public. Stop by our table to say hi, buy a calendar AND get it signed by your favorite ladies on skates!

The details as provided by the festival overlords:

On Saturday, November 29th at Bacchanal Fine Wine & Spirits on 600 Poland Avenue, you are invited to celebrate Andrzejki: St. Andrew's Day in New Orleans! Brought to you by the Reverend Psycho Ward and NolaBulls, the same people who orchestrated the Running of the Bulls in the French Quarter, this will be more than a simple party, it will be a transcontinental event!

With a bagpipe-led parade, traditional scavenger hunt, fortune-telling, vodka tasting and even a kielbasa-eating contest, St. Andrew's Day will transform Bacchanal into a mystical wonderland of infinite delights! Festivities begin at 4pm and continue until after midnight.

The schedule is:
4 pm Gates open!
6 pm Bagpipe parade
7 pm Kielbasa-eating contest
8 pm Wax-readings begin
9 pm Scavenger hunt begins
DJs, food and tarot card readings throughout!

Participants will be wearing blue and white clothing.

For your info:

• Bring CASH!!! Hit up that ATM before you get to the fest!

• The winner of the Kielbasa eating contest will be awarded an official St. Andrew's Day t-shirt, a $50 gift certificate to Cochon Restaurant, and will be featured for a full year on our website as the reigning King!

• If you decide to mud wrestle (yes, there will be mud wrasslin'), then be sure to bring a change of clothes. We will provide all participants with an official Mud Wrasslin' t-shirt.

For more info check out the NOLABulls website and the St. Andrew's Day website for more details!

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