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ARTmazing Gallery Opens its Doors in the French Quarter

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Founded by local artist Giselle Monteiro, the ARTmazing Gallery is a larger-than-life 6,000-square-foot pop art exhibition and events space in the French Quarter that provides an immersive experience for locals and tourists alike. Encouraged to…

Happy Raptor Distilling Launches 504Bananas Foster Rum

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Happy Raptor Distilling, LLC (1512 Carondelet St.) is thrilled to announce the release of its newest rum, 504Bananas Foster. Inspired by the iconic New Orleans dessert, 504Bananas Foster is handcrafted in the Crescent City at…

Emeril Lagasse Foundation Hosts Carnivale du Vin Reimagined

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The Emeril Lagasse Foundation held its annual Carnivale du Vin fundraising event virtually this year on Saturday, October 17, raising $1 million for children’s charities. The nationally recognized fundraiser was streamed on YouTube and was…

Take Paws Rescue Hosts Ooky, Spooky Puppy Pop-Up

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Take Paws Rescue is hosting the mysterious and spooky, altogether ooky Puppy Pop Up! On Wednesday, Oct. 21, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. head to the Jefferson Feed in Metairie next to Trader Joe’s…

Audubon Aquarium’s Backstage Penguin Pass Returns

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Audubon Aquarium of the Americas’ highly popular Backstage Penguin Pass experience, that offers guests a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for an up-close encounter with an endangered African penguin, has returned. This revamped experience has been adapted to meet social distancing guidelines and procedures. “We are so…

King Cake Hub Celebrates "Quarnival"

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Will Samuels, owner of the King Cake Hub, announced the retail King Cake shop’s plans to celebrate “Quarnival” for the 2021 Carnival season. “There is no doubt that Carnival 2021 will look dramatically different than…

Toups' Meatery Re-launches Happy Hour

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Mid-City New Orleans’ go-to spot for Cajun rustic cookery and killer cocktails, Toups Meatery, has just announced the re-launch of Happy Hour. Guests can enjoy Happy Hour Monday through Friday, from 3PM – 5PM…

Herbsaint Celebrates 20 Years

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Twenty years ago, Chef Donald Link opened his flagship restaurant, Herbsaint, on St. Charles Avenue, offering contemporary, seasonal French-Southern cuisine with elements of rustic Italian cooking. This October, in celebration of that milestone, Chef Link…

NOLA Pizza Co. to Open Nov. 1 in Irish Channel

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – New Orleans Lager & Ale Brewing Co., the award-winning producer of NOLA Brewing’s popular craft beer, Sparkling Hop’d Tea, and NOLA Hand Sanitizer, will expand its presence into the New Orleans culinary community with its…

KID smART Awarded for Arts Literacy Workshops

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The Campaign for Grade-Level Reading announced today that the Kay Fennelly Summer Literacy Institute is being recognized with Pacesetter Honors and as winner of the Bright Spot Award for its work in 2019. The Kay…