Summer & Fall Newsletter 2010

SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK

 White Oak is proud to have worked with Second Harvest Food Bank in their quest to fight hunger across South Louisiana.



Katrina Anniversary Disaster Relief Food Drive
Volunteers packed non-perishables to prepare for a future disaster along the Gulf Coast. Appearancescelebrity chef Curtis Stone and Congressman Joseph Cao. White Oak produced and booked this.
Special thanks to Linzy Cotoya!


Photo Credit: Jeffrey Dupuis

Harvest the Music Series
Raised funds go to the Food Bank's mission of fighting hunger across south Louisiana. September 15-November 3/Lafayette Square 
Performers: Cowboy Mouth, Rebirth Brass Band, Dr. John, Kermit Ruffins, Ivan Neville's Dumpstaphunk, Radiators, Allen Toussaint and more! 
White Oak handled all site coordination and production.  Thanks Gerald and Taylor!

FUNDRAISERS


Touro Fundraiser
 
October 9 at The Sheraton
Irma Thomas performed.
White Oak booked the talent and handled production. 
Thanks Harriett! 



Reds, Whites & the Blues
 
October 21 at The Pavilion of Two Sisters
Gambit's annual fund-raising event. 
White Oak helped coordinate talent and production.
Thanks Margo and Gloria! 



Xavier University Benefit Concert
November 19 at The Convention Center
Bill Cosby plus Men of Soul featuring Jeffrey Osborne, Howard Hewett, Freddie Jackson and Peabo Bryson. 
White Oak booked and produced this. 
Thanks Nannette!



FALL FESTIVAL FEVER!

Back to the Beach
3 day festival and the 10th year for WOPI
June 4-6 at the Lakefront
White Oak handled all site coordination. 
Thanks Sheila! 



Essence Music Festival
Rehage Entertainment produces this festival. 
July 4-6 at The Superdome & Convention Center
Performers: ALicia Keys, Mary J. Blige, Janet Jackson and more! 
White Oak coordinates artist ground transportation. 
Thanks Steve, Matt, Megan and Ashley! 


Pensacola Seafood Festival
33rd annual festival
September 25 in Pensacola
White Oak booked the Saturday night headliner Sister Hazel. 


Deluna Festival
First year festival
October 15-17 on Pensacola Beach
Performers included: 311, STP, Edward Sharpe &
the Magnetic Zeros and more! 
Ed White was hired as artist coordinator and producer. 


Photo Credit: Taylor Smiley

Voodoo Experience
Rehage Entertainment produces this festival. 
October 29-31 in City Park
Performers included: Ozzy, MGMT, Florence and
the Machine and more! 
White Oak coordinates artist ground transportation and Ed White was the WWOZ stage manager. 
Thanks Steve, Matt, Megan and Ashley! 



AUDUBON NATURE INSTITUTE


Zoobilation
annual member's party
June 9 at Audubon Zoo
Performers: Groovy 7 and Chris Burke
White Oak booked and produced this. 
Thanks Sheila! 


SEALebration
Audubon Aquarium's annual member's party
August 4/Audubon Aquarium
Performers: Julio y Cesar and Vieux Carre
White Oak booked and produced this. 
Thanks Paige Nelson! 


Scales & Ales
Aquarium's 20th birthday celebration
September 24
Performers: Escalade, Rebirth Brass Band,
Mike Epstein and Ryan Gresham
White Oak booked and produced this.




Swamp Festival
November 6-7 which Celebrates Louisiana's culture through
music, food and the arts. 
Performers: Terrance Simien, Pine Leaf Boys,
BeauSoleil feat. Michael Doucet and more! 
White Oak booked and produced this. 
Thanks Cheryl! 


TULANE UNIVERSITY

Photo credit: Tracie Morris Schaefer

Tulane Homecoming

October 7,8
Performers: Dr. Dog, Trombone Shorty
White Oak produced this. 


Katrina Anniv. Disaster Relief Food Drive
Katrina Anniv. Disaster Relief Food Drive