Aye, mates…in 2018 it’ll be 300 years that New Orleans has been on the map – and 10 years since the official start o’ NOLA Pyrate Week! Of course, we have many folks in tricorn hats (and perhaps a couple in bicorns) to thank for the fabulous city we love to call home – most o’ them Pyra…er…Privateers! … read on, mate!
Our annual gathering at Pirates Alley Café was – as always – a grand time had by all. Thais, Tony & the Crew at Pirates Alley put out a great spread o’ food, drink & service! There were those mates who join & support us every year, local crews, numerous ‘civilians’, and a few wonderful surprises; especially our mates Ron & Jewels Rodriguez who we haven’t seen in some time and brought their Crew from California.… read on, mate!
First, more news for Family Pyrate Day – Food & Other Goodies: Kona Ice, Cocoa & Cream Catering, Confetti Kids will be serving Red Beans & Rice, Hotdogs, baked treats & Kid friendly drinks! Be sure to explore the neighborhood and definitely visit our mates up the block at the historic Cita Dennis Hubbell Library (725 Pelican Avenue)…word has it, they’re hosting a special Treasure Hunt for the younger shipmates!… read on, mate!
As ye may know, our official motto is: Take what ye can, GIVE something back!™ We do our best to stand by that and hope ye will to – supporting charitable groups that support and uplift the community. It’s not always about giving money (though that certainly helps), but often giving in other ways – time, energy, a kind ear to listen, sharing yer expertise…there are many ways to give back!… read on, mate!
Things are coming together – as they’re bound to do – for our soon to be 9th annual adventure! A flock o’ new additions for Family Pyrate Day – Art, Artistry, History, Storytellers, Magic and good Fortune for the whole Family! Join us Sat. 25 March from 11am – 5pm as we take over the neighbourhood at Warrens Corner & The Old Point Bar – along with the HUGE “Treasures From The Point“ porch sale throughout the Point!… read on, mate!