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HOLIDAY ON THE BOULEVARD


  • Ashé Power House 1731 Baronne Street New Orleans, LA, 70113 United States (map)

HOLIDAY ON THE BOULEVARD 2017
A Central City Holiday Tradition

Friday, December 15, 2017 | 10:00 AM – 8:00 PM
Saturday, December 16, 2017 | Noon – 6:00 PM | (504) 569-9070


FREE ADMISSION TO THE ASHÉ POWER HOUSE
*Small fee for theater productions. See below.

DECEMBER 15, 2017
10:00 AM *On Stage: The Origin of Life on Earth: An African Creation Myth (Field trip fee - $8)
Louis J. Roussel Performance Hall – Loyola University, 6363 St. Charles Ave., NOLA
THE FOLLOWING EVENTS HAPPEN AT ASHÉ POWER HOUSE, 1731 BARONNE ST., NEW ORLEANS
12:00 NOON Kickoff of Holiday on the Boulevard
Holiday Marketplace Opens Open House & Holiday Luncheon
6:00 PM Film screening: I Am Not Your Negro (See description below.)
Talkback moderated by Kalamu ya Salaam

DECEMBER 16, 2017
Music by D.J. Kimya
12 NOON Holiday Marketplace Opens
Meet hosts Baba Kwanzaa and Mama YeYe
Photos with Black Santa Claus (Photos: $5 ea)
1:00 PM *Audubon Charter School Kids present “Santa’s Big Hoedown” (Admission $5 ea for ages 6+)
1:45 PM Storytelling with Baba Kwanzaa and Mama YeYe
Photos with Black Santa Claus (Photos: $5 ea)
3:00 PM Dance Performance by Sistahs Making a Change
4:30 PM Holiday Fashion Show
5:00 PM Shop the Holiday Marketplace

DOOR PRIZES THROUGHOUT THE DAY. GRAND PRIZE AT 5:30 PM

MARKETPLACE VENDORS
Diaspora International Boutique at Ashé
Bamboozle Fine Art & Jewelry by Lavalais
Creative Expressions by Visual Artist Wanda Wiggins
Alligators in Audubon Park—Children’s Books by Gina Allen
Little Shop in the Neighborhood—Clothing for Men, Women and Children
Congo Square Preservation Society—African Baskets, Drums, Books
The Breath is Life Spa—Chair Massages
Native, Genuine & Authentic—Original Fashions by Kharam Nghati
The Green Journey Series—Gourmet Vegan Food plus
One-of-a-Kind Jewelry & Art for All Ages
The Soul Sistahs—Seafood Gumbo and Soul Food
Ashé Cultural Arts Center—Beverages, Nachos, Turkey Hot Dogs