Sippin in' Seersucker

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This popular event is back in sartorial style! It's An evening of Southern art, cocktails, food, music and shopping - to benefit the Ogden Museum of Southern Art. Don your best seersucker ensemble - or summer chic - for this party that kicks off the summer social season. Partygoers will enjoy complimentary hors d'oeuvres from local restaurants and luscious libations; and amazing raffles. And dont' forget the seersucker contest (yes, prizes are awarded!)

Co-Chairs

Elizabeth and Cooper Woods; Townsend Jordan, and Josh Friedmann

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When and Where

Friday, May 14, 2010 from 6:00-9:00 p.m.
At The Shops at Canal Place 333 Canal Street

Entertainment

This highlight of the year is the entertainment! Bounce superstars KATEY RED and BIG FREEDIA will perform. Also on the lineup is the TBC Brass Band.

Emcee: Mike Theis, Morning show host Mix 92.3

Food and Drink

(as of May 3): Bittersweet Chocolate, Blue Frog Chocolates, Chef Adolfo Garcia's Gusto @ The Theatres at Canal PlaceCrescent City Brewhouse, The Grill Room at the Windsor Court Hotel, House of Blues, Jazmine Cafe, Kyoto, La Cote Brasserie, Mike's East-West, Rambla, Sazerac Restaurant, Slice, Zea Rotisserie and more

Specialty Cocktail Courtesy of Tales of the Cocktail

Mint Juleps and other Southern cocktails all compliments of Republic Beverage Company

RAFFLES: Buy one ticket for $5; or 5 tickets for $20

The packages include: Beauty, Shopping, Entertainment, Wine, Be a Tourist in Your Own Hometown

What is Seersucker?

Seersucker is the quintessential Southern summer fashion. The word seersucker is derived the hindi, urdu and Persian words "shir o shakar” meaning "milk and sugar" refering to the alternating stripes woven into the fabric.

Showcase your Seersucker

Don't forget your Seersucker whether it's Seersucker tennis shoes, a Seersucker fedora or the traditional summer suit - pull it out of the closet! This year were having a competition for the best and most creative Seersucker ensemble.