Wednesday, Aug 25, 5-7 PM

Twilight at Longue Vue: NOLA String Kings with John Rankin, Don Vappie, & Matt Rhody

Longue Vue House and Gardens
Getting there
7 Bamboo Rd, New Orleans, LA

Bring drinks, snacks, picnic seating, or just your walking shoes and face covering and enjoy the cool hours of the day in the Longue Vue Gardens. Twilight at Longue Vue is our new series of casual, open-air showcases for local musicians across all genres. This week, NOLA String Kings with John Rankin, Don Vappie, & Matt Rhody provides the entertainment overlooking Spanish Court. Face coverings and social distancing will be observed. The NOLA String Kings is a jazz string trio that lives up to its name. With John Rankin on guitar, Don Vappie on guitar and tenor banjo, and Matt Rhody on violin and manolin, the royalty of the Big Easy string world is represented. All three musicians sing as well as play, and together they balance virtuosity with humor and the easy feel that typifies the best of New Orleans music. $10; FREE for Garden Pass holders and members. *Visit our website for special seating packages on our Balcony and Portico Terrace. These packages include tables, chairs, linens, cold beverages, and handcrafted flower arrangements straight from our gardens.