St. Charles Avenue - February 2011

Honored Guests

The Historic Houses Society celebrates patron contributions.

A Note from Bev

The Contemporary Art Center has been such a success in our community and we’re proud to present on our cover the SweetArts Ball, themed “Art In The Dark,” that will be held on February 12th! This year, its 35th birthday,…

Along the Avenue

They danced and they sang and it’s not even – but almost – Mardi Gras! It seems everyone had something to celebrate in a flurry of debutante parties, seminal birthdays and love. The season’s debutante parties were gracious, musically memorable…

Work of Art

Poydras Home kicks off its weekend of art with a preview party.

St. Charles Avenue’s Bridal Resource Directory

BEAUTYEarthsavers5501 Magazine St.899-85553301 Veterans Blvd., Metairie835-02253414 Highway 190, Mandeville(985) 674-1133Le Visage Day Spa8110 Hampson St.265-8018Pixie Cosmetic & Skin Care5715 Magazine St.895-5571Salon M4336 Canal St.304-6525Studio E819 Canal St.525-3096Tisa Beauty Bar5421 Magazine St.891-8992CAKES/ICE CREAM/CHOCOLATEBittersweet Confections5331 Canal Blvd.484-0780Melissa’s Fine Pastries472-8572melissasfinepastries.comPinkberry5601 Magazine St.899-4260300 Canal…

Doyle “Red” Cooper

Doyle “Red” Cooper knows the true spirit of being a jazz musician in New Orleans.  As a senior at both New Orleans Center for Creative Arts and New Orleans Charter Science and Math High School, his love for music is…

Love Bites

These 3 eateries will add romance to your special night.

Todd – Etheridge

Catherine Gordon Todd and Frank Scarborough Etheridge IV met several years ago through a mutual friend in New Orleans before Hurricane Katrina. After the storm, Catherine moved to Atlanta while Frank moved to Columbus, Ga. The two bumped into each…

On the Cover

Celebrating its 35th year, the theme of the Contemporary Arts Center’s SweetArts is “Art In The Dark” – of which there will be plenty. One-night only interactive and illuminated art installations will include: “Tunnel” by Paint, “A Kiss in the…