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Haspel releases limited-edition Archival Collection

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Haspel Clothing, the originator of the seersucker suit, delved into its archives to create a limited-edition tailored clothing and shirt collection to commemorate its 110th anniversary. The renowned brand, owned and operated by the…

Pelicans Open Zion Williamson Era On Draft Night

  NEW ORLEANS (AP) – The Pelicans have officially begun the Zion Williamson era — just days after agreeing to trade away their last No. 1 overall draft choice. Based on the celebrating crowd jammed into a downtown promenade on…

NOMA Events - June 21-23

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – FRIDAY NIGHTS AT NOMA: Lynn Drury in concert Friday Nights at NOMA on June 21 features musician Lynn Drury performing in her signature "NOLAmerican" style in the Great Hall from 5:30 to 8:30 pm. The popular…

Beignet Fest Announces Musical Lineup

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The fourth annual Beignet Fest presented by French Market Coffee is set for Saturday, October 5, 2019 from 10AM – 6PM at the Festival Grounds in New Orleans City Park. To continue to grow and…

National Street Dance Competition Comes to New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Red Bull announces that premiere one-on-one street dance competition, Dance Your Style will make its New Orleans debut on Saturday, Aug. 3 at Generations Hall. Red Bull Dance Your Style is bringing dancers from New…

Windsor Court Celebrates La Fête National Française with a Bastille Day Brunch

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – WHAT:             Bastille Day Brunch                         $100 per person, plus tax and gratuity                         Complimentary valet parking                         WHEN:            Sunday, July 14, 2019 Champagne reception: 11:30 a.m. Brunch: 12 p.m.   WHERE:          Windsor Court Hotel 300…

Urban South Brewery & Adoptable Pups from Take Paws!

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Join Urban South for an afternoon of puppy kisses and doggie hugs! Meet some of the dogs available for adoption and you may end up with your new best friend. A percentage of beer sales…

Letter from the Incoming President

I am excited and honored to transition into the role as JLNO president from Alice Glenn, someone I am humbled to call my mentor and friend. The Board of Directors and I…

Letter from the Outgoing President

What an honor it has been to serve as your president for this year, which has been one of significant transformation for JLNO. We saw the closure of Bloomin' Deals and the…

Letter from the Incoming Editor

Anyone who knows me can tell you Spanish is my chosen secondary language. Lessons since first grade, four years in high school and two years in college should provide a firm foundation to tackle any Spanish-speaking occasion life can afford.…

Letter from the Outgoing Editor

As I approach the last issue of Lagniappe under my tenure as Editor, it is hard to believe this will be the final edition to organize, review, proof, edit, etc. Through…

Free Summer Film Series at the Orpheum

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The New Orleans Film Society (NOFS) announced the Summer Film Series at the Orpheum Theater as an audience warm-up to its 30th New Orleans Film Festival (October 16-23, 2019). Admissions are FREE and open to the public, with…

Wellbeing: Race Results

        • 26 runners for JLNO, which included 10 JLNO members and two spouses • Averaged $635/runner • 30 volunteers…

Thank You to Our Sponsors and Donors

Donations Received between January 1, 2019 and April 30, 2019 Support includes gifts to JLNO Programs, Annual Giving, Endowment and Fundraising Events. Please contact Development Coordinator Paige Morrison about bequests and planned giving: Paige@jlno.org or 504-891-5845     $10,000+ Fran…

National Mac n' Cheese Day Celebration! Sunday, July 14

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – To prepare for the third annual NOLA Mac n’ Cheese Fest this Fall, the team is excited to announce its National Mac n’ Cheese Day Celebration on Sunday, July 14 at the Civic Theatre (12 –…

Mamma Mia! Premieres at Rivertown

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Get out your ‘70s duds and get into the musical magic of Mamma Mia! at Rivertown Theaters this July featuring two dozen hits from the ’70s pop sensation ABBA. It’s the most wonderfully entertaining summer escape…

Upcoming Events at NOMA

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – In the weeks ahead: Friday, June 21, 5 - 9 p.m.: Self-described "NOLAmerican" musician Lynn Drury will perform during Friday Nights at NOMA.   Sunday, June 23, 6:30 - 9 p.m.: NOMA will partner with…

Free admission to NOMA for military families through Labor Day

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The New Orleans Museum of Art is pleased to once again participate in BlueStar Museums, a collaboration between the National Endowment for the Arts, BlueStar Families, the Department of Defense, and museums across America. Each summer since 2010, Blue Star Museums have offered free…

New Summer Menu Items & Happy Hours at Ace Hotel New Orleans

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The Ace Hotel New Orleans' eateries announce summer menu items and updated happy hour times and specials. Seaworthy: Set in a classic Creole cottage from 1832, Seaworthy is an oyster bar and seafood restaurant…