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LABOR DAY WEEKEND Wednesday, August 27-Monday, September 1, 2014
 

Southern Decadence 2013 Parade

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Southern Decadence Grand Marshals XXXIX Tami Tamac and Venus Santiago will choose their successor(s) Southern Decadence Grand Marshals XL (40) who will lead the 43rd Southern Decadence Celebration of Gay Life, Music and Culture. The new grand marshals will set the tone for the 2014 celebration with the "official" theme, colors, song, and charity.

OFFICIAL 2014 EVENTS SCHEDULE
Courtesy of Ambush Mag Official Southern Decadence Guide

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TUESDAY, August 26th...
8am, giant new Official Southern Decadence Guide Ambush Mag, hits the streets in New Orleans, the rest of the Gulf South by Wednesday, August 27th

5:30pm, Gay New Orleans Walking Tour, Crescent City Tour Booking Agency (reservations 504.568.0717), 638 St. Ann

WEDNESDAY, August 27th...

5:30pm, Gay New Orleans Walking Tour, Crescent City Tour Booking Agency (reservations 504.568.0717), 638 St. Ann

10pm, Southern Decadence Wet Jockey Shorts Contest, + Dancers wetted down & dancin' on the bar, $150 in cash & prizes, The Corner Pocket

THURSDAY, August 28th...

12noon til, Parade Balcony Open, Bourbon Pub & Parade

3pm-6pm, Southern Decadence Kickoff Party, Phoenix

 

3pm til, The Boys of Montreal join the famous Corner Pocket Boys Dancin' on the Bar, The Corner Pocket

4pm until, Welcome to Bear Decadence Beer Bust, Rawhide 2010

5:30pm, Gay New Orleans Walking Tour, Crescent City Tour Booking Agency (reservations 504.568.0717), 638 St. Ann

9pm-12midnight, Beer Bust Phoenix

9pm, Southern Decadence Blackout Party with crowning of 8th King of Decadence, Rawhide 2010

11pm, Kick Off Southern Decadence with USDA Prime Aged Beef Contest with $100 cash prize, Good Friends Bar

12midnight, Big Dick Contest with celebrity guests and DJ, Bourbon Pub & Parade

 

12midnight, Chi Chi LaRue, "Your Favorite Diva of Porn," hits town to host Strip Off with Persona Shoulders plus DJ all weekend, Dance Club of the Year Oz

12midnight - Dick of Decadence Contest, all $5 cover charge proceeds goes to top 3 finishers, Balcony Bar, Cafe Lafitte in Exile

FRIDAY, August 29th...

12noon til, Parade Balcony Open, Bourbon Pub & Parade

3pm til, The Boys of Montreal join the famous Corner Pocket Boys Dancin' on the Bar, The Corner Pocket

5:30pm, Gay New Orleans Walking Tour, Crescent City Tour Booking Agency (reservations 504.568.0717), 638 St. Ann

9pm, Boys on Parade, New Orleans HOTTEST Amateur Strip Night Guys on Parade taking it off @ 12midnight, Bourbon Pub & Parade

9pm-2am, Lords of Leather Beer Bust Phoenix

9pm-2am, Southern Decadence Block Party with Vendors Fair,  Phoenix

9pm, Southern Decadence with circuit great guest DJ & Resident DJs, plus hot Men of Oz Dancers, Dance Club of the Year Oz

 

10pm, Dancers, Michael's on the Park

10pm, New Meat Amateur Dance Contest with $100 cash prize, The Corner Pocket

11pm, Annual Official Southern Decadence Grand Marshals' Drag Show featuring SDGMs XL with former SDGMs & many others, Official Home of Southern Decadence: Golden Lantern

11pm til, Southern Decadence 2014: 2 Bars, 2 Dance Floors, The Ninth Circle & Voodoo Bar

 

SATURDAY, August 30th...

12noon til, Parade Balcony Open, Bourbon Pub & Parade

3pm til, The Boys of Montreal join the famous Corner Pocket Boys Dancin' on the Bar, The Corner Pocket

 

5:30pm, Gay New Orleans Walking Tour, Crescent City Tour Booking Agency (reservations 504.568.0717), 638 St. Ann

9pm-2am, Lords of Leather Beer Bust Phoenix

9pm-2am, Southern Decadence Block Party with Vendors Fair,  Phoenix

9pm, Southern Decadence with circuit great guest DJ & Resident DJs, plus hot Men of Oz Dancers, Dance Club of the Year Oz

9pm, Southern Decadence with circuit great guest DJs, Bourbon Pub & Parade

10pm, All Boy Revue, The Corner Pocket

10pm, Decadence Divas "R" Us Show, Golden Lantern

10pm, Dancers, Michael's on the Park

11pm til, Southern Decadence 2014: 2 Bars, 2 Dance Floors, The Ninth Circle & Voodoo Bar

12midnight, Hot Ass Contest, Bourbon Pub & Parade

SUNDAY, August 31st...

11am, Southern Decadence Street Party with music & entertainment, Official Home of Southern Decadence: Golden Lantern

12noon til, Parade Balcony Open, Bourbon Pub & Parade

2pm sharp, 40th Annual Official Southern Decadence Parade led by SDGMs XL celebrating Southern Decadence 43, begins @ Official Home of Southern Decadence: Golden Lantern, 1239 Royal St.

3pm til, The Boys of Montreal join the famous Corner Pocket Boys Dancin' on the Bar, The Corner Pocket

3-10pm, Sunday Tea, Bourbon Pub & Parade

4ish pm, 21st Annual Official Southern Decadence Bead Toss led by SDGMs XL, hosted by the Susan Lucci's: Rip & Marsha, sponsored Ambush Mag & SouthernDecadence.COM, AMBUSH Headquarters Balcony, 828 Bourbon St.

5pm, Annual Miss High Hair Contest, winner takes home the coveted Bronze Barbie, Good Friends Bar

5:30pm, Gay New Orleans Walking Tour, Crescent City Tour Booking Agency (reservations 504.568.0717), 638 St. Ann

9pm-2am, Beer Bust Phoenix

9pm, Southern Decadence with circuit great guest DJ & Resident DJs, plus hot Men of Oz Dancers, Dance Club of the Year Oz

10pm, circuit great guest DJ, Bourbon Pub & Parade

11pm til, Southern Decadence 2014: 2 Bars, 2 Dance Floors, The Ninth Circle & Voodoo Bar

LABOR DAY
MONDAY, September 1st...

12noon til, Parade Balcony Open, Bourbon Pub & Parade

2pm, 17th Annual Southern Decadence Survivors Outer Loop Bar Crawl led by Cruise Director - Ted Mahaffy, honoring SDGMs XL, beginning with snacks at The Corner Pocket, then to The Double Play, Le Roundup, Ninth Circle, Voodoo Bar, ending with a BBQ @ Michael's on the Park

3pm til, The Boys of Montreal join the famous Corner Pocket Boys Dancin' on the Bar, The Corner Pocket

5:30pm, Gay New Orleans Walking Tour, Crescent City Tour Booking Agency (reservations 504.568.0717), 638 St. Ann

8pm, Hung Over & Broke with circuit great guest DJ, Bourbon Pub & Parade

9pm, Closing Southern Decadence Party with circuit great guest DJs & resident DJs, plus hot Men of Oz Dancers, Dance Club of the Year Oz

11pm til, Southern Decadence 2014: 2 Bars, 2 Dance Floors, The Ninth Circle & Voodoo Bar


DINING

Clover Grill
900 Bourbon St., is open 7 days and features breakfast including build your own omelettes. But letís not forget their fab burgers grilled right under a hub cap and then thereís all those sandwiches, sides, desserts and shakes. Phone 598.1010.

Country Club Restaurant
634 Louisa St. Under the new direction of Maryjane Rosas, she has taken attention to detail and ingredient, and focused on a more contemporary menu at an even more affordable price point. Still the best food, but at even more unbelievable value! Serving 7 days 10am-10pm 7 days and Sunday Brunch 10am-3pm. Call 945.0742 for more information.

Louisiana Pizza Kitchen
95 French Market Place is famous for its wood fired gourmet pizzas, pastas, salads and appetizers. Open 7 days from 11am-10pm, call 522.9500
.

 

Mona Lisa Restaurant
1212 Royal St., features Italian specialties including salads, pizzas, sandwiches and both lunch and dinner entrees. Lunch 11am-5pm Thurs.-Mon., Dinner 5pm-10pm 7 days. Call 522.6746 for info.

Quartermaster: The Nellie Deli
1100 Bourbon St., was voted Restaurant/Deli of the Year once again and is open 24 hours 7 days. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner, the deli offers free delivery. Call 529.1416 to order.

HAIR SALONS

Bobby Blue Contemporary Barber & Beauty Parlor
906 Bourbon St., 527.5100

Head Quarters Hair Salon
900 Rue Dauphine, 522.2666

SHOPPING

Bourbon Pride
907 Bourbon St., 566.1570

Panda Bear
415 Bourbon St., 529.8064

Rab Dab Clothing & Gifts
918 Royal St., one block off Bourbon St., 12noon-6pm, 525.6662

Tours

Gay New Orleans Walking Tour
Crescent City Tour Booking Agency
(5:30pm tour, reservations 504.568.0717)
638 St. Ann



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