6th Annual Tropical Blood Drive

  • 18-Aug-2019
  • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
  • Deutsches Haus, 1700 Moss St., New Orleans


Registration is closed

WHAT:  The Disco Amigos will participate in the 6th Annual Tropical Blood Drive, co-sponsored by the Organ Grinders, the New Orleans Musicians' Clinic, and The Blood Center.

IMPORTANT NOTE:  In order to participate in the dance showcase, we need to register and track 25 donors by 8/1/2019.  (See below for details!)

WHEREDeutsches Haus, 1700 Moss St., New Orleans, LA, 70119

WHEN:  Sunday, August 18th, 10:00am - 5:00pm.  Call time is 2pm.  Performance is at 3pm.

WHO:  Participation is open to both Performing Members and Discotistas. Family and friends are also welcome to attend.


Performers: Standard uniform (Guys: red button up shirt, black vest, black disco pants and accoutrement; Gals: Silver disco dress and accoutrement)

Discotistas: Red t-shirts, black pants/skirts/shorts


Performers will be selected to perform "Born to Be Alive" based on demonstrated proficiency as assessed by choreographers and the stage manager for the event.

STAGE MANAGER: Marisa Naquin (Marisa.Naquin@discoamigos.com; 504-655-0727).


In order to participate in the dance showcase, we need to register and track 25 donors by 8/1/2019. As soon as we have 25 donation sign ups, we will be assigned a slot in the showcase!  Donors do NOT just have to be Disco Amigos - they can be significant others, best friends, or ya momma and dem. Just tell them to state that they're donating for Disco Amigos!


It’s easy to sign up and make a donation! 

  • Sign up to give blood at NOMAF on a Tuesday in August at https://neworleansmusiciansclinic.org/blooddrive/ 

  • Donate at any of The Blood Centers in the greater New Orleans area using code L113.

  • Donate at Deutsches Haus on August 18th from 10:00AM to 5:00 PM.  

Upon signing up, donors must enter the code L113, which will designate their donation towards our drive.  They should also identify DISCO AMIGOS as the dance krewe for which they are donating. In order for the donation to count towards our drive, it is very important that donors give the code. 


  • Donors should have a good meal and be hydrated on the day of donation.

  • Donors should arrive 20 minutes before their scheduled donation time and bring ID.

  • Donors can expect the total donation time to take approximately [40] minutes.

  • LOCATION: 1525 LOUISIANA AVE (street parking available)

    • After completing their blood donation, donors can enjoy refreshments from Fresh Market in our Garden Room

Donors are requested to post images/selfies on Instagram and Facebook using the hashtags #AllBloodCounts, #NOMAF, #DiscoAmigos.  

Phone: 504-571-9313

Email: info@discoamigos.com

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