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Celebrate Veterans Day With Louisiana Star and Bayou Rum

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – “The Flavor of Louisiana,” Bayou Rum, will be hosting a special Veterans Day celebration for the southern Louisiana area. The Voice star, and Louisiana’s very own, Gyth Rigdon, will be giving a powerful performance. It…

New Orlean's 112 Year Old M.S. Rau Unveils Historic Expansion

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – After three years of planning, negotiations, and navigating the complexities of an historic renovation, M.S. Rau is now ready to unveil its multi-million dollar new retail gallery expansion  to the public.  Today the gallery’s footprint…

Falling Into Warmth

Pork Belly 1 pound piece meaty pork belly 3 garlic cloves, crushed 1 white onion, coarsely chopped 2 chiles negros 2 teaspoons kosher salt 2 cinnamon sticks 2 teaspoons allspice 6 peppercorns 4 black pepper seeds 2 dinner spoons Sazon…

Julia Street with Poydras The Parrot

Dear Julia, Of a recent trip to the Barataria Unit of Jean Lafitte National Park, I saw the biggest grasshopper I’ve seen in my life. My companion said it was called a  Lubber or a Devil’s Horse. If these enormous…

Thanksgiving

On one weekend last month, the opera Carmen was performed at the Mahalia Jackson Theater; nearby the Broadway roadshow of the musical “Wicked” was making a return engagement to the city. That Sunday, the Saints faced the Tampa Bay Buccaneers…

Philanthropic Events Calendar

  1 10th annual “Dancing for the Arts,” benefiting Young Audiences of Louisiana, Inc., 523-3525 1 “Magnolia Moonlight Gala,” benefiting Magnolia Community Services, 731-1397 1 “Son of a Saint Annual Gala,” SonOfASaint.org/Events 1 “Jazz and Joie de Vivre,” benefiting French Quarter…

Celebrate Thanksgiving at These New Orleans Hotspots!

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – This Thanksgiving, step into one of New Orleans’ liveliest eateries for what is sure to be a memorable feast. On Thursday, Nov. 28, locals and visitors alike are invited to experience a memorable Thanksgiving meal,…

Compére Lapin to Host "Signature Dishes Dinner Series"

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Phaidon, leading publisher of the creative arts, has partnered with OpenTable to celebrate the release of Signature Dishes That Matter, a collection of unparalleled recipes and the stories behind them from the world's best-known chefs,…

Best Doctors

These lists are excerpted from The Best Doctors in America 2019-2020 database, which includes close to 40,000 U.S. doctors in more than 450 medical specialty/subspecialty combinations. The Best Doctors in America database is compiled and maintained by Best Doctors, Inc. …

Link StryJewski Foundation Hosts European Vacation-Inspired Dinner

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Chefs Donald Link and Stephen Stryjewski announce the next dinner in the Link Stryjewski Foundation’s dinner series - a spin on “European Vacation.” The fundraiser features a four-course dinner inspired by a recent research and…

Les Dames d'Escoffier of New Orleans to Host Festive Fundraiser

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Since founded in 2017, the New Orleans chapter of Les Dames d'Escoffier International (LDEI) – a non-profit international women’s culinary organization – has created a supportive culture in the Crescent City to achieve excellence in…

NOMA Presents Odyssey 2019: Mystere Louisiane

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – On Friday, Nov. 15, the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) celebrates Odyssey 2019: Mystère Louisiane presented by IBERIABANK. Now in its 53rd year, the premier event of the New Orleans gala season raises funds…

Vintage Rock Club Hosts “Rock of Ages” Celebration Nov. 15

Vintage Rock Club, New Orleans’ first throwback bar and video music experience venue, announced today the final event of its four-part series, “Rock of Ages,” celebrating Rock & Roll of the 60’s, 70’s, and 80’s. The event will take place…

Celebrate Halloween At The Parlor At The Pontchartrain

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – This Halloween, head on over to The Parlor – the event space located inside the Pontchartrain Hotel – for a festive Halloween concert. On Thursday, Oct. 31, The Parlor will be hosting Parlor Poltergeist featuring…