Scales & Ales Tickets on Sale Starting July 1!

2013-07-01

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

July 1, 2013
Contact:  Katie Smith
Office 504-378-2693
Cell 504-278-0542
ksmith@auduboninstitute.org

 

Scales & Ales Tickets Go On Sale Today

Tickets start at $45!

(New Orleans, La.) – Make plans now to be at the Audubon Aquarium of the Americas on Friday, September  20 for Scales & Ales to benefit the Aquarium’s education programs and conservation efforts.

The fourth annual event is the signature fundraiser for Audubon Aquarium, a once-a-year opportunity to support the education and conservation initiatives of Audubon while guests experience the exceptional sights and sounds of Aquarium after dark.

Partygoers will enjoy Abita Beer tastings, wine, specialty cocktails, and delicious cuisine from more than 30 local restaurants.  Live entertainment includes Atlanta’s Simply Irresistible and the New Orleans Sirens.

Scales & Ales is an adult-only event on Friday, September 20 from 8pm-11pm with a Patron Party that begins at 7pm. Tickets start at $45. Patron tickets are $100 per person.  Sponsor packages start at $500. All food and drinks are included in ticket price.  Please call (504) 861-5107 for more information.

Audubon Aquarium and Entergy IMAX® Theatre will be closed all day on Sept. 20 to prepare for the event.  
 
Scales & Ales supports Audubon’s education and conservation program, including our efforts in rescuing, rehabilitating and successfully releasing stranded and injured sea turtles and marine mammals.
  
Tickets are on sale now and are limited!   
  
To purchase tickets visit www.AudubonInstitute.org

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Audubon Aquarium of the Americas

Tickets to Audubon Aquarium of the Americas are $22.50 for adults, $16.00 for children and $17.00 for seniors.  Admission is free for Audubon Nature Institute members. Advanced tickets are recommended and can be purchased by visiting AudubonInstitute.org or at any Audubon Nature Institute attractions.  Audubon Aquarium of the Americas is located at 1 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70130.

Audubon Nature Institute
Audubon Nature Institute operates a family of museums, parks and research facilities dedicated to celebrating the wonders of nature. Through innovative live animal exhibits, education programs, and scientific discovery, Audubon makes a meaningful contribution to preserving wildlife for the future. Audubon Nature Institute flagships include Audubon Park, Audubon Zoo, Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, Entergy IMAX® Theatre, Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, Audubon Center for the Research of Endangered Species, Freeport-McMoRan Audubon Special Survival Center, Woldenberg Riverfront Park and Audubon Wilderness Park.

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