Family Pyrate Day
Sat. 4 Apr., 11am – 5pm
Enjoy “Family Pyrate Day” in a wonderful neighbourhood that is one o’ New Orleans best kept secrets!
Pyratical Tales, Treasure Hunt, Pyrate Games, Local Authors & Entertainers, Delicious Food & Beverages, Snoballs, HotDogs…and of course, PYRATES!
Our mates at Hubbell Library also have some special activities planned – drop in, read a book or two!
Join us and our mates Confetti Kids, for our third official community gathering across the river on “The Westbank”, in Algiers Point – in the legendary Confetti Park (451 Pelican Ave, New Orleans, LA – MAP)
We are accepting donations of non-perishable food for the Algiers Point Lil Free Pantry
Red Paw Leather will have a fantastic array of high quality, locally handmade, leather goods for sale – pyratical and otherwise!
Pyrate “Privateer”, Davy Vain joins us with his display & demonstration of Pyratical History – tooth pulling and musket-ball removal available…which is more than we can say for the anaesthetic!
Confetti Kids are a community group based right in Algiers and among their other good deeds, are building safe play spaces for Kids (like the one at Confetti Park). They also work with the Confetti Park Players bringing music, stories, art and a good ol’ fun time to local Kids!
Artisans, Merchants, Entertainers – if ye wish to join us, contact us with details!
There are a few spots to stay on “The Westbank” that are affordable and not far from Algiers Point, check with them directly or via yer favourite lodging search (booking.com for example). Most have the usual discounts (AAA/CAA, AARP, Military, etc.):
- Federal City Inn & Suites – 740 Hebert St, New Orleans, LA (504-366-7408) Website
- Days Inn Gretna New Orleans – 100 Westbank Expressway , Gretna, LA (504-366-2361) Website
- Knights Inn Gretna New Orleans West Bank – 100A Westbank Expressway , Gretna, LA (504-648-2143) Website