Friday, January 27, 2017

Slidell Pelican Art

The "Patriotic Pelican" at 1311 Gause, 
in front of Slidell Athletic Club, sponsored by A.G. Crowe

According to the Pelicans on Parade website, Pelicans on Parade is a public art exhibit decorating the streets of Slidell with 4-foot pelican sculptures hand-painted by over 100 artists.  As a charitable venture, 100% of the proceeds from Pelicans on Parade are given to charity.  Over a dozen local charitable organizations have participated; and net profits of more than $100,000.00 has already been raised and distributed to benefit local children. 

Here's a map of all the pelican art figures in the Slidell area.