Bookstore Romance Day!

08/19/2023 @ 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM America/Chicago Timezone
Parleaux Beer Lab
634 Lesseps St.
New Orleans
LA 70117

We’re excited to host our Bookstore Romance Day festivities at Parleaux Beer Lab on Saturday, August 19 from 6-8PM! Besides many romance books, we will have a Make Your Own Bookmark station, romance gift bags, book speed dating, blind date with a book, spicy romance readings, and adult mad libs. We’re also giving away free tote bags, socks, swag, and books if you spend $25 or more. Come out for romance fun!

Please note Tubby & Coo’s has a zero tolerance policy for harassment or intimidation of any kind during our events.


6-8PM: Make Your Own Bookmark

6:30PM: Book Speed Dating: Pitch your favorite book in 1 minute. Audience votes for best pitch. Winner gets a free book!

7:00PM: Spicy Mad Libs: We’ll walk through an improv spicy Mad Libs session!

7:30PM: Spicy Readings After Dark: Open mic – anyone who wants to pick up a book and read a page aloud!


With a purchase of $25 or more, you’ll get:

  • A “Kiss Off, I’m Reading” tote bag
  • Pink Heart Socks
  • Free romance ARC

Plus, we’ll have gift bags available for just $30 that include at least one book, a sticker, a card, sticky notes, a pen, a journal, our store zine, and more!