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      August 31, 2019

      Saturday  11:30 AM

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      WYES BOOTS, BEER + BBQ

      WYES BOOTS, BEER + BBQCelebrating Ken Burns' new documentary 'COUNTRY MUSIC'   Saturday, August 31st 11:30am — Country Style Buffet & Live Music by Wayward Jones 12:30pm – Screening of COUNTRY MUSICGuests will enjoy Beer, Live Music, a Screening, and LOTS of yummy food will be served: We All Asked For You Catering & Live Fire BBQ (BBQ Brisket Sliders, Coleslaw, Potato Salad, BBQ Chicken, Sausage), Moe's Original BBQ - Metairie (Pulled Pork, Baked Beans, Mac & Cheese), Toups Meatery (cornbread), UTZ Quality Foods, cases of Zapp's Potato Chips and Dorignac's Food Center (sheet cake). WYES Paulette and Frank Stewart Innovation Center for Educational Media916 Navarre Avenue, New Orleans$35 per person WATCH THE EVENT PROMO! Guests will enjoy beer and a country style buffet with live music from the dynamic duo Wayward Jones (Winner of Boswell Media's 2019 Songwriter of the Year Contest).  The afternoon includes a preview of the new Ken Burns' COUNTRY MUSIC series.  SPECIAL THANKS TO THE EVENT SPONSOR:  ABOUT KEN BURNS' NEW SERIES 'COUNTRY MUSIC': COUNTRY MUSIC chronicles the history of a uniquely American art form. From southern Appalachia's songs of struggle, heartbreak and faith to the rollicking western swing of Texas, from California honky-tonks to Nashville's Grand Ole Opry, we follow the evolutionof Country Music over the course of the twentieth century, as it eventually emerged to become "America's music."  Directed and produced by Ken Burns.  The eight-episode series will begin airing on WYES-TV/Channel 12 on September 15, 2019 at 7pm.   ABOUT WAYWARD JONES:  Wayward Jones is a singer/songwriter duo with deep southern roots.  Bicycle Jones and Amanda Jones bring an electic flavor to their msuic, heavy with elements of blues, country, folk and rock.  They recently won Boswell Media's 2019 Songwriter of the Year Contest.  They are set to record their 2019 award winning song, "Holding It Together" this September in Muscle Shoals at the world famous Wishbone Studios.   FAQs How can I contact the organizer with any questions? Contact WYES Director of Membership & Special Projects Marion Schroder at 504.840.4883 or mschroder@wyes.org What's the refund policy? There are no refunds. If you are unable to attend, please find a friend to sell or give the tickets to.  

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