Cookies & Cocktails
Enjoy Cookies & Cocktails & all that Jazz!, Girl Scouts Louisiana East's signature fundraiser
Click here for sponsorship opportunities! Sponsors include New Orleans East Hospital, Winn-Dixie, George Rodrigue Foundation of the Arts, Girl’s Guide to New Orleans, and Yelp. Event co-chairs are Dr. Allison Augustus-Wallace and Nancy Parker, FOX 8 anchor.
The evening features local chefs and mixologists who put a new spin on your traditional Girl Scout cookie favorites. From savory appetizers to sweet desserts and thoughtfully crafted beverages, chefs and mixologists may use any of the nine varieties of Girl Scout cookies to create their one-of-a-kind item.
Restaurants include Antoine’s Restaurant, Crescent City School of Gaming and Bartending, Culinary Kids, Fat Boy Pantry, Felipe’s Mexican Taqueria, Happy Italian Pizzeria, High Hat Cafe, La Boulangerie, Lüke, Mizado Cocina, NOLA Brewing Company, Rebellion Bar & Urban Kitchen, Revel Café & Bar, Sac-a-Lait, Semolina, Sheraton New Orleans, University of Holy Cross Food Science Program, Winn-Dixie, World of Beer, Zea Rotisserie & Grill.
As guests sample the chefs’ creations and enjoy unique cocktails,
they’ll also enjoy music by jazz vocalist
Anaïs St. John, photo booth, cash bar, and
an exciting silent auction.
Guest judges will decide the best appetizer, best dessert and best cocktail, while gala attendees will select the People’s Choice. Emcee is WGNO’s News with a Twist reporter Kenny Lopez. Guest judges include NFL analyst Mike Detillier, community medicine physician and health educator Doc Griggs, food columnist Kristine Froeba of the Uptown Messenger and host of WWNO’s Out To Lunch Peter Ricchiuti. Other special guests include on-air personality Uptown Angela from iHeart Media. It will be a delicious evening you surely do not want to miss!
Date: Saturday, February 4, 2017
Time: Patron Party 6 – 7 p.m. l Gala 7 – 10 p.m.
Location: club XLIV in Champions Square, New Orleans
Attire: cocktail attire
Gala Tickets: $75 per person
Patron Party & Gala: $100 per person
Are you a Man Enough to Be a Girl Scout or FOREVER Girl Scouts Alumnae Club member? Members of either group can BUY-ONE-GET-ONE Ticket!
Girl Scouts Louisiana East Cookies & Cocktails is an opportunity for your company to be affiliated with an organization that has an excellent reputation and is committed to encouraging and recognizing the leadership and positive impact women and girls make in our communities every day through its advocacy, programs, and services for girls and their families.
At Girl Scouts, we believe that when girls succeed, so does society. We provide girls with a place to discover their passions, find their voice, and make positive impact in their communities. These girls are building a better world for all of us! Help us ensure that every girl in Girl Scouts Louisiana East develops the confidence that Girl Scouts nurtures. An investment in Girl Scouting is a commitment to the next generation of self-sufficient and capable women.
Money raised from this fundraiser helps girls get the leadership and social skills they need to make a positive difference in their communities.
For more information please contact the Fund Development office at 504-355-5885.