|benefit for Ararat Restaurant this Thursday night (tomorrow!)
||[Jun. 20th, 2007|09:05 am]
Austin Coffee Houses
Ararat is proud to announce that our next benefit party will be at our favorite Eastside coffee shop, Café Mundi, located at 1704 East 5th St. (between Comal & Chicon)|
Celebrating the Summer Solstice Ararat Style with a
~ Black Tie & Flip Flops Affair ~
Thursday, June 21st 6pm-Midnite.
Hosted by the infamous duo from "The Buttons & Bows Show" Hilah Johnson & Mark Stewart!!!
Buttons and Bows have been playing shows and hosting events at venues such as Beerland, Elysium, Room 710, Scholze's Biergarten, Church of the Friendly Ghost, Victory Grill, The Pecan Street Festival, and a sophisticated political play festival (The Bonfire Festival), among others. Their upcoming show Hilah's Dollhouse was scheduled to open at Ararat's former location on North Loop Blvd. earlier this year. And after the unfortunate postponing we are pleased to announce that the show will go on....
At the new Salvage Vanguard Theater starting July 6th.
So come sample the fun!!
Featuring live music with The Righteous Tidings at 6:45!!
Followed by the music of WinoVino accompanied by a special pirate belly dance performance with Ararat's own shockadelic Salome!!
Belly dancing performances by the lovely Ararat dancers Zahira, Rania, Michelle, Sherry, Yamina, & Leila starting at 8:20pm.
And of course no Ararat event would be complete without a little fire feast……
And finally after much traveling, performing & teaching all over the world this past year we are stoked to announce that the Fire Temptress ~SAGE~ will be gracing our stage at 9:30pm.
Accompanied by the musical stylings of gypsy revolutionist Oliver Rajamani!!! So come ready to dance cuz this is just the warm up!
Followed by a booty-shakin' dance party with boogieologist DJ.MaryMac
A bazaar filled with psychic readings, handmade jewelry, local arts, crafts, henna, and community/world information will be open from 6-10pm. For booth/vending info please contact email@example.com
Detailed information, updates & lineup can be found at www.myspace.com/araratrestaurant
We look forward to celebrating with you! This event is all ages, $5 cover. *sliding scale for kids under 12*
All proceeds to benefit Ararat's search for a new home...
Thank you for your love and support!!! And many thanks to Cafe Mundi for sharing their space with us! Remember to support your local coffee shops and I highly recommend the Vegan Delight w/ Cheese! Delish!!
Peace & Blessings~Kelly