Volume 22/Issue 8/2004



Ivy White took top honors winning the coveted Miss Heavenly At Large crown in the Parish Room at House of Blues in New Orleans.


The Krewe of Armeinius presented their new officers at the krewe's 37th annual Rush Party hosted at MatriXXX in New Orleans. Photo: (front row) Treasurer Glenn Plauche, Secretary Nick Weber, Ball Lt. Albert Carey & Historian David Williams; (back row) President Bill McCarthy, Ball Captain Bill McLemore, Fall Lt. Rosario Damico, Spring Lt. Lee Briggs & Fall Lt. Kevin Charpenter (Queen Armeinius XXXVI).


Electric Ladyland's Annette LaRue and Cameron Sweet shared Best of Show trophies at the Southern Comfort Tattoo Convention held at the Landmark Hotel in Metairie. LaRue won Best Booth Award, while Sweet was judged as the Best Male Tattoo Artist.


The Cavaliers Motorcycle Club of New Orleans visited beautiful Bellingrath Gardens in Mobile including Lance, David, Doug, Michael D. & Poncho.


Golden Lantern's Jim Heffernan joins famed photographer Larry Graham for the opening of Graham's The Nude Exhibit on display though April at the Golden Lantern in New Orleans.



Larry and artist Nicholas Jordan celebrate at Jordan's opening as April Artist of the Month at Chet's in New Orleans.


Bywater Bar.B.Que's Mike Murray and DNA's Lee Page help raise $316 for the Gay Easter Parade/Food For Friends at the Westbank Cocktail Party & Reception hosted at DNA in Harvey.


Double Play's Chuck Turner and Doc flank Easter Grand Marshals V Brett Messmer and Princesse Stephaney for the 5th annual Purple Party: Grand Marshals Reception hosted by Double Play in New Orleans raising $975 for the Gay Easter Parade/Food For Friends.


Voodoo Spiritual Temple Priestess Miriam Chamani joins Queering Creole Spiritual Traditions authors David Hartfield Sparks and Randy P. Connor at FAB (Faubourg Marigny Art & Books) in New Orleans.


7th Circle bar baron Frank Anglade celebrates his birthday with bartender Randall at Ninth Circle at Congo Square in New Orleans.


Olivia Cruise's Heather Currie and Steven Spencer-Steigner co-hosted hundreds of women in New Orleans for the Women's Final Four Party giving away a trip for two on a fabulous Olivia vacation for women at MatriXXX in New Orleans.


Wolfe Video & DVD's Linda Voutour and Maria Lynn are joined by Linda and Linda presenting gift bags as they co-hosted the Women's Final Four Party at MatriXXX in New Orleans.


Popular bartender Rene was feted on his 43rd birthday at the Friendly Bar in New Orleans by friends and fans on Apr. 8.


Cavaliers Road Captain Poncho LaPearl celebrated his birthday weekend with cake and candles at the Cavaliers Motorcycle Club's fourth Friday beer bust at the Phoenix in New Orleans.


The large Freedom Rally against proposed Constitutional amendments in the Louisiana Legislature prohibiting civil unions, domestic partnerships and marriage equality for same-sex partners was sponsored by Equality Louisiana, ACLU, Lesbian and Gay Community Center, PFLAG, Lambda Law Alliance of Tulane University and Human Rights Campaign at Armstrong Park adjacent to the French Quarter in New Orleans.


Style Cup 2004, the annual style show and competition benefiting Austinís Project Transitions took nightclub Element by storm. Organizers set a goal of $10,000 for this year's event - and instead netted more than $14,000! The winner of Best Collection was Fashionista featuring Lisa Brooks. The runner up was Avant Salons & Spa.


NO/AIDS Task Force Co-chairs Wayne Christenberry and JoAnn Moinet flank Charlotte Cunliffe, winner of the 2003 Humanitas Award for outstanding dedication and service at Duque Art Center in New Orleans.

[Editor's Note: Submit your celebration, commitment ceremony, birthday, event, royalty presentation, etc. in short paragraph text format along with a photo in jpg or tiff format to info@ambushmag.com.]

Brought to you by
Over 3.5 MILLION hits per month & 375,000 unique visitors per month

Copyright © Ambush, Inc. All Rights Reserved ®
828-A Bourbon Street, New Orleans, Louisiana, 70116-3137, USA
PH 1.504.522.8047