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Gris-Gris Summer Wine & Spirit Series Announced

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Gris-Gris is excited to announce the launch of its Summer Wine & Spirits Series, starting tonight, July 18 (5:30 – 7:00 p.m.) with their favorite summer wine, rosé! The series will be held in…

This Week At The New Orleans Museum Of Art

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Join the New Orleans Museum of Art in the week ahead for the following programs and events: Wednesday, July 17, 12 - 3 pm: Artist Wafaa Bilal will activate his installation 168:01, a work that…

Bellegarde Bakery Announces New Retail Opening Date

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) - After cancelling the company's retail opening due to Tropical Storm Barry, Bellegarde’s retail bakery will officially open this Saturday, July 20. Hours of operation are 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.; on opening day, Bellegarde…

Bellegarde Announces Retail Bakery Opening Date Saturday, July 13

NOTE (7/11/19, 11:50 a.m.): due to impending weather, Bellegarde is postponing their retail opening! More info to come!   NEW ORLEANS (press release)—Bellegarde Bakery, a nationally-recognized leader in the fields of artisan bread and stone-milling, announced today that its highly-anticipated…

Guest Bartender Series Continues At Bywater American Bistro

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Since launching its Guest Bartender series last year, Bywater American Bistro (BABs) has attracted cocktail enthusiasts each month throughout the summer to see what local cocktail experts are slinging behind the bar. On Sunday,…

Baby Shark Live! Heads To The Mahalia Jackson Theater

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Baby Shark Live!, the brand new, fully immersive concert experience from Pinkfong and Round Room Live, heads to the Mahalia Jackson Theater on Sunday, October 13th. This is one of the first shows of its…

Friends of City Park's Friends' Fest July 17

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Join the Friends of City Park for the annual membership appreciation party, Friends’ Fest! The evening is an exclusive night in the Carousel Gardens Amusement Park & Storyland for Friends of City Park members.…

Upcoming Events at The New Orleans Museum of Art

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Friday, July 12, 5 - 9 p.m.: Friday Nights at NOMA takes on a Gallic theme with French Fête, featuring music by Susanne Ortner's Ambiance Française, a cooking demonstration by Café NOMA's culinary curator Chris…

NOMA News: Membership Renewal, Summer Camps and more

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Receive an additional three months with purchase of yearlong NOMA membership on July 12 Renew or purchase a NOMA membership on Friday, July 12, and get 15 months for the price of $12! In conjunction with Friday Nights…

Here's to Summer Happenings at Effervescence!

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – In addition to new menu items, including three new desserts (Matcha Crème Brûlée; Chocolate Caviar; Berries & Cream) and brand-new cocktails and sparkling flights, the Effervescence team has been busy planning a lineup of exciting events: Bouillabaisse and Rosé |…

Lyft to Launch Statewide in Louisiana July 4

  BATON ROUGE (press release) —  Lyft, a transportation network company, will launch across Louisiana on July 4, the company announced today. Louisiana will now welcome comprehensive ridesharing across all 64 parishes, allowing companies like Lyft to operate regardless of…

Avo Begins Renovation; Offers New Weekday Happy Hour

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Avo – owned by Executive Chef Nick Lama and his wife Melissa Lama – announced the beginning of renovations to its restaurant entry and 50-seat courtyard starting Monday, July 1. The 1,200 sq. ft…

New Offerings At Couvant

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Couvant, in The Eliza Jane Hotel, recently launched the Bisous Wine Garden, a new wine-focused concept taking place from Thursday - Saturday in the stunning courtyard. Bisous allows the Couvant team to showcase unique and…

Storyland Revitalization Begins July 8

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – A jewel of New Orleans City Park, Storyland is an enchanted playground that has been in New Orleanians’ backyards since the 1950s. In Storyland, children can climb aboard Captain Hook’s pirate ship, adventure into the…

It's Time For Chicken Jam

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The Al Copeland Foundation (ACF) will celebrate National Fried Chicken Day by hosting the 4th Annual Chicken Jam at the UNO Lakefront Arena. This family-fun event features Copeland’s Chicken, as well as entertainment by local…