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december, 2016

fri09dec(dec 9)12:00 pmsat10(dec 10)7:00 pm17th Annual Holiday on The BoulevardAshé Cac12:00 pm - 7:00 pm (10) CST Ashé Cac, 1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd, New Orleans, Louisiana 70113

Event Details

Ashé Cultural Arts Center kicks off the 17th Annual Holiday on the Boulevard, Friday, December 9, 2016, from 10 AM – 6:00 PM; and December 10, 2016, from 11 AM – 7:00 PM, at Ashé, 1724 Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard. The event brings with it a hefty variety of great entertainment.

10:00 a.m. | Imagination Tour & Kwanzaa Demonstration
Admission: $7.00
For more information contact Drena S.

12:00 noon | Kickoff of Holiday on the Boulevard
James M. Singleton Charter School Marching Band

12:15 p.m.| Open House, Luncheon, and Holiday Marketplace

2:00 p.m. | Guided Tours of Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., led by Worldwide Concepts, Inc.

4:00 p.m. | Ribbon Cutting & Launch of the Ashé Visitors Center with Worldwide Concepts, Inc.
Preview of Gumbo Nation, featuring a New Orleans Brass Band, Mardi Gras Indians, and Congo Square Drummers and Dancers

DECEMBER 10, 2016
Dance music by D.J. Kimya between acts.

11:00 a.m. | Holiday Marketplace Opens

12:30 p.m. | Performances by:
– Ashé’s Kuumba Institute Youth Program
– Sistahs Making a Change Dance Performance

1:15 p.m. The Blessings Community Choir
2:15 p.m. Rudy Mills & the Caribbean Funk Band
3:30 p.m. Sharon Martin
4:30 p.m. Ray Wimley & Cool Nasty
6:00 p.m. Shop the Holiday Marketplace

COST: FREE ADMISSION (except Imagination Tour)

INFO: (504) 569-9070,,,


9 (Friday) 12:00 pm - 10 (Saturday) 7:00 pm CST


Ashé Cac

1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd, New Orleans, Louisiana 70113