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

Events featured in the Aug. 15th edition of The New Orleans Advocate:

• Argentine Evening: Casa Argentina’s “Wine, Music and Dinosaurs” was held in the Lake Marina Towers’ Harbor Room, with Argentine wines, entertainment by a guitar and flute duo and a talk by renowned local geologist Tom Bergeon.

• Pride of Leos: Jimmy Fahrenholtz and Pam Butler hosted a party in their home celebrating the Leos in their lives and other folks with August birthdays. Specials of the day were spirited snowballs, comfort food and preseason football.

• When the Moon Hits Your Eye: “Moonlighting” was the title of the exhibit that opened at Staple Goods Gallery, showing work by Richard McCabe, Michael Pajon and Monica Zeringue.

Party Central photos:

Pride of Leos

Argentine Evening

When the Moon Hits Your Eye