Steven Forster’s Party Central for Nov. 13, 2013

Read columnist and photographer Steven Forster’s coverage of New Orleans’ social events at The New Orleans Advocate.

Events featured in this edition:

Married to Merriment: DJ Brandon Moses hosted “Gay Bachelor Party” at The Civic Theater, part of Halloween New Orleans, a benefit for Project Lazarus. The theme of the weekend was “Chapel of Love,” and events were planned around the wedding theme.

Mirliton Madness: Families, friends, and fans of the tasty mirliton flocked to the Brickyard in Bywater for the Bywater Neighborhood Association’s annual Mirliton Festival.

Music in the Air: Lusher Charter High School presented “Hello, Dolly!” at Dixon Hall on the campus of Tulane University. The school won first place and $10,000 in Popeye’s “Love That Music” contest for its orchestra and cast rendition of the enduring musical.