Author: Site Staff

New THNOC Exhibition Explores the Decorative Arts of the Gulf South

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – For 10 years, summer fellows of the Classical Institute of the South (CIS) have traveled across Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama to examine, research and record decorative arts items held in private collections. To mark the first decade of this intrepid quest into everyday history, The Historic…

Zócalo to Host Free Outdoor Cinco de Mayo Fiesta

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Zócalo Cocina Mexicana & Cantina will host Zócalo Fest, a Cinco de Mayo fiesta, featuring food from Zócalo, Brasa Churrasqueria, Baru Bistro & Tapas and Basin Seafood and Spirits. The free outdoor festival, to be held Wednesday,…

2021 Tremé Virtual & Cultural Festival Sat. April 24

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The Historic Faubourg Tremé Association (HFTA), in partnership with the New Orleans Jazz Museum, announced today the 2021 Tremé Virtual & Cultural Festival, a virtual and live in-person fundraising festival featuring the Tremé Brass Band,…

Ogden Museum Now Taking Applications for Teen Internships

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Ogden Museum of Southern Art’s yearlong Teen Internship Program provides high school youth a space to explore the arts and develop their creative voice. Over the summer, Teen Interns participate in five weeks of training,…

Make Music NOLA to Host Virtual Pajama Party FUN-RAISER

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Make Music NOLA (MMN), an award-winning music-for-social-change nonprofit organization, is hosting a Virtual Pajama Party FUN-RAISER on April 24 at 10:30 a.m.  Join hosts Rachel and Ronell Johnson (trombonist, Preservation Hall Band) to learn…

Bloom with City Park

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – City Park's horticulture team planted their iconic Cosmos seeds in two varieties: Cosmos bipinnatus 'sensation mix' (the pink and white flowers) and Cosmos sulphureus 'bright lights' (the orange and yellow). The wildflowers will bloom…

Covington Heritage Foundation 2021 Antiques & Uniques Festival

COVINGTON, La (press release) – The Covington Heritage Foundation will host the 7th Annual Covington Antiques and Uniques Festival, April 17-18, 2021, at the Covington Trailhead at 419 N. New Hampshire St. in Covington. The two-day, juried, free event will…

April is Senior Hunger Awareness Month

NEW ORLEANS (press release) –   April is Senior Hunger Awareness Month – a time to raise awareness about the unique challenges of senior food insecurity and the ways individuals and communities can help older adults access the food they need…

CIS Celebrates 10th Anniversary of LGMC and Crowley Locations

LAFAYETTE, La (press release) – Cardiovascular Institute of the South (CIS) is celebrating the 10th anniversary of its clinics on Heymann Boulevard in Lafayette and Wright Avenue in Crowley. Both of these clinics opened on April 1, 2011, when CIS…