“Pieces o’ Eight” was our banner for 2016 – our 8th official year o’ NOLA Pyrate Week – and what an adventure it was! New mates, new places, new monkeys…and finally connecting in person with some mates after many years! Our jolly crew was accompanied by our Master Gunner Weston ‘Irish’ Hurd (ye may catch him aboard the Creole Queen Paddlewheeler on the Chalmette tour) and our Ship’s Mate Copper Otter (who’s fingers are always busy making something wonderful & shiny) on her first adventure into the Gulf States!… read on, mate!
This Saturday (April 2) from 11am to 5pm, we invade the Downtown Marina in Houma, La. Great spot right a the junction o’ Bayou Terrebonne & the Intracoastal… music, artisans, food & Pyrates! Special guests from Anelas Wellness Center will offer chair massage with proceeds going to support Keep Terrebonne Beautiful.… read on, mate!
Avast mates – time to trim the sails and haul together! Our beloved mate, Maman Miriam Chamani, Priestess o’ The New Orleans Voodoo Spiritual Temple for these past two and a half decades, has suffered a disaster by fire. In the early hours o’ Monday morning (1 Feb, 2016), what appears to be an electrical fire enflamed the historic Creole Cottage on N.… read on, mate!