5 Things To Do in New Orleans This Weekend
Our top picks for this weekend's events
"War Horse" is onstage at the Saenger this week.
Thursday, May 15
You only have a few more days to catch War Horse
, the Tony Award-winning play that was adapted for film, at the Sanger. Info here.
If you want to watch a local production, the Mel Brooks farce Young Frankenstein
is on the books at Rivertown Theaters. Info here
Friday, May 16
All weekend Bayou Boogaloo — which this year features music from Big Freedia, Eric Lindell, The Iguanas and more — takes place along Bayou St. John. Info here
Comedian TV host Chelsea Handler signs her latest book, Uganda Be Kidding Me
, at Garden District Book Shop before taking the stage at the Mahalia Jackson Theater later that night. Info here
Sweet Crude, Social Set, Paul Sanchez & Minimum Rage and Tank & the Bangas all perform tonight at Tipitina's as a benefit for The Instrument Repair Initiative. Info here