Drummer Collin “Coach” Lewis became an ancestor on the evening of Friday, August 5. He supported Big Chief Victor “Fi-yi-yi” Harris of the Spirit of Fi-Yi-Yi and Mandingo Warriors. A Mardi Gras Indian drum tribute in Lewis's honor will be held at the Backstreet Museum at 5 pm, Saturday, August 6, 2011. The Backsteet Museum is located at 1116 Saint Claude Avenue in New Orleans.
The Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame will acknowledge and pay tribute to Mr. Lewis during the Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame Crystal Feather Awards at Ashe Cultural Arts Center from 4-5:30 pm on Sunday, August 7, 2011. Ashe Cultural Arts Center is located at 1712 Oretha C Haley Boulevard in New Orleans.
If you have any questions, call Wesley at 504-250-5244.