Hurricane Ceremony XXI Saturday, July 21st 7:00pm

Where: Achade Meadows Peristyle, 3319 Rosalie Alley (off Rampart, between Piety and Desire)

Public prayer ceremony dedicated to Our Lady of Prompt Succor (who has intervened historically on New Orleans’ behalf when a hurricane has threatened) and Ezili Danto (also associated with Mater Salvatoris and Mount Carmel) to ask for protection from hurricanes.

What to Bring In Offering: For Our Lady: Flowers, statues, candles, religious pictures, jewelry.

For Danto: Barbancourt Rum, Kleren, Florida Water, candles, daggers, dolls dressed in red and blue with gold trim or calico prints, spicy black beans, peasant cakes, unfiltered cigarettes, pan-fried cornbread with peppers, fried pork, white crème cacao, Reve d’Or perfume.

What to Wear: Please dress in white (the color of purity), with red headscarves, or all red (the color of Petwo rites).