Event calendar for November

Kermit Ruffins “Happy Talk” Record Release Party
Saturday, November 6th
Where: Peaches Records, 408 N. Peters
When: 11:00 a.m.
for more information call 504.282.2232

Book signing & presentation with photographer A.J. Meek
Saturday, November 6th
Where: The Historic New Orleans Collection, Counting House 533 Royal
When: 2 – 3:30 p.m.
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Paul Goussot Organ Concert
Sunday, November 7th
Where: St. Louis Cathedral

When:6 p.m.
free and open to the public, click here for more information

Saints Super Fan 2011 Calendar Signing Party

benefitting Friends of the Fishermen Fund
Tuesday, November 9th
Where: The Hotel Monteleone, Carousel Bar
When: 5:30 – 7 p.m.
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Book Signings and Presentations by Richard Campanella & Oliver A. Houk
Tuesday, November 9th
Where: The Historic New Orleans Collection, Counting House 533 Royal
When: 6:30 – 8 p.m.
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Betting 101 Luncheon with Fair Grounds & Fleur de Paris
Thursday, November 11th
Where: The Hotel Monteleone
When: 12 – 2 p.m.
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Patio Planters’ Annual White Elephant Sale & Auction
Saturday, November 13th
Where: at the corner of Royal and St. Philip Streets in the French Quarter
When: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
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2nd Annual NOLA Bike Bash ~ French Quarter Adventure Race

Saturday, November 13th

Where: Starts at City Park Avenue

When: 10 a.m.

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Weddings In Style Bridal Show
November 14, 2010
Where:Omni Royal Orleans Hotel 621 St. Louis
When: 2 – 5 p.m.

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Philosophy Cafe
Monday, November 15th
Where: Inn on Bourbon
When: 7:30 p.m.
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French Market’s Christmas Tree Lighting
Thursday, November 18th
Where: Washington Artillery Park (Decatur Across from Jackson Square)
When: 6 p.m.
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Concerts in the Courtyard with Paul Sanchez & NOLA Brewing Co.
Friday, November 19th
Where: The Historic New Orleans Collection, 533 Royal
When: 6 – 8 p.m.
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Tuba, Tuba, Tuba! French Market’s Annual Tribute to Tuba Fats
Friday, November 26th
Where: French Market
When: 1 – 8 p.m.

Can you see the beginnings of bureaucracy?

1883 Prohibiting any vehicle to drive at a faster gait than a walk in passing in front of French Market from Ursuline to St. Ann Streets during market hours.
1882 Prohibiting any piroge, lugger, flat boat or other small craft from selling produce from Esplanade Avenue to St. Ann Street without paying $1.00 per day.
1884 Forbidding the keeping for sale any fruit, fish, vegetables or fowls in any close building occupied in the past as a dwelling.
1891 Prohibiting the establishment of private markets without the permission of the Council.
1900 Regulating the governing of private markets, etc. Prohibiting the sale of oysters in public markets, and meat and vegetables in stores within 3200 ft.
1906 Regulating the sale of shrimps and crabs in the markets of the city after certain hours.
1934 Accepting the bid of the French Market Corporation for the privilege of operating the French Market and the lease-hold of French Market properties.
1936 Prohibiting the sale of intoxicating liquors within close proximity of the Farmers’ Market at French Market.
1936 Designating the type of refrigeration to be installed in the various units of the French Market.
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1937 Providing rules and regulations governing the operation of the new Farmers’ Market at French Market.