(Photo courtesy New Orleans Mardi Gras Indian Council Inc., by Devin Meyers, Fotos for Humanity)
This weekend will feature a full slate of cultural events in Uptown New Orleans: St. Joseph Day altars, a marathon Bach festival, more city-led efforts against neighborhood blight and the Mardi Gras Indians’ Super Sunday festivities.
Friday will launch Trinity Episcopal’s Bach Around the Clock XIV, a 29-hour celebration of the music of Bach.
St. Joseph’s Day altars will begin Friday at various locations around the city Friday and continue Saturday.
Saturday morning, the city will sponsor neighborhood cleanup and code-enforcement efforts around several city parks, including Harrell Stadium in Leonidas and Taylor Park in Central City.
Saturday will also feature a fair in Palmer Park to support the Child Development Center’s move to the Church of Annuniciation.
On Sunday, Mardi Gras Indians will hold their annual Super Sunday festival and parade at A.L. Davis Park in Central City.
For full details on these and other events, see our calendar below. Continue reading »