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New Orleans Area DIY Events and Shows
Last Updated November 13, 6:09 PM :: This list is an events calendar of [loosely] DIY activities in New Orleans. This calendar includes music shows, independent theater, activist and other types of meetings, etc. You will not find a listing for the House of Blues. The only way we can keep this list accurate and up-to-date is if you keep us informed. We can't spend every waking hour searching the internet and looking for flyers. Tell us what's going on! Submit your show to get it listed.
Wednesday, November 13
Natural Mixologist Pop-Up Wednesday, November 13. Glitter Box N.O.. 11AM-5:30PM. FREE. Meet the owner of Natural Mixologist, Donica Johns, a New Orleans native who is serious about creating conscientious products that utilize the healing powers of herbs, flowers and vitamin-rich plant oils. Mixing mineral clays and botanicals such as chamomile, lavender and rose hip, her organic, wildcrafted line ranges from face masks, cleansers, serums and balms to bath soaks, body butter and scrubs. Natural Mixologist's modern minimalist packaging has garnered her shelf space in boutiques from California to Florida, putting New Orleans Beauty on the map.
QTs hang out at the Sculpture Garden! Thursday, November 14. Sculpture Garden. 2PM. FREE. Let's hang out outside before it's gross! Bring a book, camera, a sketchbook, your ukulele... let's chill and enjoy all the creative beauty surrounding us!
Feel free to also bring snacks or tea, we'll bring a thing or two to share!
Meeting there for 2, but show up whenever (time's made up, remember?). Garden closes at 5, but we could always chill in the park and throw around a frisbee or something until it gets dark. Yeah?
Come hang, we hope to see ya!
The Irrational Numbers’ Booga Booga Revue | Die Rötzz Saturday, November 16. The Circle Bar.
Flight of Icarus Saturday, November 16. The Music Box Village. 7PM. $10. Sound artist Taylor Lee Shepherd delivers an all new one-man performance using the sonic sculptures of the Music Box Village
Advance Tickets and More Info: musicboxvillage.com
Sunday, November 17
Meinschaft | fri(G)id | CReepINgthinGE | Jerk Unicorn Sunday, November 17. The Circle Bar. 9PM.
The Coathangers | Control Top Sunday, November 17. House of Blues.
Anthropic | Sewage Grinder | Pussyrot Monday, November 18. Poor Boys. 9PM. $7. NY/OHIO GRINDCORE AND MEATBALLS
Tuesday, November 19
Sew Your Own Crystal Pouch Tuesday, November 19. Glitter Box N.O.. 6PM-8PM. $30. Do you want to make a not so generic pocket rock bag that doesn’t fall apart next week? A homely bag for your favorite crystals? A safe space for your sacred necklace or pendulum? Customize your own bag with a little hand embroidery and sew it up with us! You'll learn a few basic stitches that can be used in future projects PLUS get your very own crystal with your bag, to start or grow your collection!
This craft night is conducted by Wild Fox Medicine.
Cost: $30. All supplies included. Limited spaces available! Email email@example.com to reserve your ticket today.
Once Upon a Time in The West Wednesday, November 20. Bar Redux. 9PM. FREE. Once Upon a Time in the West (Italian: C'era una volta il West, lit. "Once upon a time (there was) the West") is a 1968 epic Spaghetti Western film co-written and directed by Sergio Leone. It stars Henry Fonda, cast against type, as the villain, Charles Bronson as his nemesis, Claudia Cardinale as a newly widowed homesteader, and Jason Robards as a bandit. The screenplay was written by Sergio Donati and Leone, from a story by Dario Argento, Bernardo Bertolucci and Leone.
Come As You Are Saturday, November 30. Nirvana. 7:30PM. $15. Booking Upstairs at Nirvana Indian Cusines. It’s Good Comedy Presents: Come As You Are, a comedy showcase ready to deliver uptown New Orleans the stand-up comedy experience that it deserves.
We've assembled an all-star lineup of the area's most hilarious comedians, plus a very special guest drop-in (or two)! Doors open at 7:30, so come early, grab a fresh cocktail, and claim your seat for the funniest Saturday night in town.
Amanda G! (Near and Queer to My Heart)
Lisa Smith! (Laughing Skull Comedy Festival)
Isaac Kozell! (Burning Bridges Comedy Festival)
Ed Black! (Comedy After Party)
Vincent Zambon! (Comedy F#@k Yeah, Red Clay Comedy Festival)
+ Super Secret Special Guests!
Mary-Devon Dupuy! (Comedy F#@k Yeah, Orlando Indie Comedy Festival)
Mega Ran | Mickey Factz | Alfred Banks | Kaye The Beast Thursday, December 12. Gasa Gasa.
Jon Goode Thursday, December 12. The Joy Theater. 8PM. $35. Since its launch in 1997, The Moth has presented thousands of true stories told live and without notes. Moth shows are renowned for the great range of human experience they showcase. Each show starts with a theme, and the storytellers explore it, often in unexpected ways. Since each story is true and every voice authentic, the shows dance between documentary and theater, creating a unique, intimate, and often enlightening experience for the audience.
Saturday, December 14
El Jumbotron | Cosma Dog Saturday, December 14. Hi-Ho Lounge. 8PM. FREE. Come out for a fun night of indie punk! El jumbotron from Houston Texas brings their new twist on a 90's sound to New Orleans for the first time. Grab a drink and get ready to dance!