Local radio stations 99.9 KTDY, 97.3 The Dawg, Hot 107.9, Planet Radio 105.1, NewsRadio KPEL 96.5, SportsRadio ESPN 1420 and 960 The Gator have teamed up with The Theater League of Louisiana and Jameson Irish Whiskey to bring you a St. Patrick’s Day evening of live music. NIKLBEER at 5:15 followed by the Molly Ringwalds, then Marc Broussard w/ DJ Digital in between bands all night. The event ends at 10pm.
Jameson will be there selling mixed drinks and beer. All drinks can be purchased via drink tickets, which will be sold at the event.
Tickets are $15 at the gate or $10 in advance. Advanced tickets can be purchased at B.E.D. Niteclub, City Bar Downtown, Grant Street, Tsunami, Legends Downtown, Nitetown, or The Office Bar. Keep your ticket stub to get 2-for-1 drinks specials at these locations no matter where you buy your ticket.
David Calhoun and Elizabeth “EB” Brooks are the first two employees of Lafayette Central Park Inc., the nonprofit charged with turning Lafayette Consolidated Government’s 100-acre Johnston Street Horse Farm property into a passive public park. Calhoun was named executive director, and Brooks is director of planning and design.
There will soon be a whole lot of shakin’ going on at Benny’s Sportshack Supplement Depot, a new concept by Opelousas native Benny Nele. Located at 2002 Johnston St., the supplement shop, smoothie bar and café, featuring hot off the press paninis and wraps, plans to open in late May.