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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,…

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…

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…

Explore Historic New Orleans with PRC – Revival Gala-Vant

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The Preservation Resource Center of New Orleans is excited to bring this fun, self-guided exploration of historic New Orleans neighborhoods to you. The Gala-vant provides routes of various distances that can be explored by foot…

Art Market Announced at 912 Broadway

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The Shop for Good Art Market, taking place Thursday, April 8, from 3:00 - 7:15 p.m. outside the Mintz Center (912 Broadway St.), empowers Tulane and local creative entrepreneurs while raising money and awareness…

Virtual Home Tour Announced in Old Mandeville

MANDEVILLE, La (press release) – After making the painful but reasonable decision to cancel the 2020 and 2021 Mother's Day Home Tours because of Coronavirus concerns, the Old Mandeville Historic Association board has found a way to provide an alternative…

ART JAM presented by Ochsner Hospital for Children

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The arts are an essential part of our vibrant New Orleans community. KID smART’s annual celebration of imagination invites families near and far to create works of art that blend drama, music, creative writing,…

WYES Grape Performances Honoring Allen Toussant

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) - Join WYES for a virtual wine tasting with classic performances from the legendary Allen Toussaint during WYES GRAPE PERFORMANCES HONORING ALLEN TOUSSAINT on Tuesday, April 13 at 6:30 p.m. Patrons will hear from Toussaint’s…

Dine & Jive Farmstand Live

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Farmstand Entertainment is the recently founded organization dedicated to rebuilding New Orleans’ post-COVID-19 cultural economy through three critical industries: Entertainment, Hospitality and Farming. In an effort to boost these sectors while giving locals and…

Hancock Whitney Zoo-To-Do and Zoo-To-Do for Kids Return in 2021

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Audubon Zoo announced at a press conference today that Hancock Whitney Zoo-To-Do and Zoo-To-Do for Kids presented by Children’s Hospital New Orleans will return in 2021. This year’s events will look slightly different from years past, but they still promise to be the “Wildest…

Sunset on the Bucktown Boardwalk 2021

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Join the Jefferson Beautification, Inc. for wine and cheese and other lite bites to discover the Bucktown Harbor and Marina and the new beautiful boardwalk on Lake Pontchartrain overlooking a marsh planted at the shoreline.…

Friends of City Park Member Event: Hike and Hops

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – New Orleans City Park is proud to announce the development of its first mobile app, funded by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation, to help you increase your health and wellness in a safe,…

Get Out And Grab A (Socially Distant) Cocktail

  Things are beginning to open up more and more around town and we're sure many of you are looking forward to enjoying our favorite places – safely, of course. Many spots are offering drink specials that are meant to…

Cook with Us! A New K-12 Cooking Program with Local Chefs

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The Hermann-Grima + Gallier Historic Houses announced a new cooking program for kids K-12 that will feature local chefs. On Monday, March 22, the program will feature Chef Linda Green the Ya-Ka-Mein Lady. Chef Linda is…

Houma Area CVB Announces Bayou Country Crawfish Trail

HOUMA, La (press release) – Houma Area Convention and Visitor’s Bureau (HACVB) is proud to announce the launch of the Bayou Country Crawfish Trail, a new culinary attraction. This permanent attraction invites trail goers to explore the delicious crawfish and…

Loyola University New Orleans Celebrates Women’s History Month

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – This month, Loyola University New Orleans Women’s Resource Center celebrates Women’s History month with three events open to students, alumni and friends. This year’s events are designed with an eye toward empowering women. They include…

The Best for St. Joseph’s Day and Women’s History Month

  So much more than a place to score exceptional baked goods, top-notch bagels, stunning cakes, or something delicious and savory for lunch, Bywater Bakery (3624 Dauphine St.) also serves as an art gallery, community center, music spot, and whatever…

Great Family Fun on Tap for 2021 Kite Fest Louisiane

BATON ROUGE, La (press release) – May 22 & 23, kites of all sizes and shapes will fill the skies at the West Baton Rouge Soccer Complex in Port Allen, Louisiana.  Look for the kites in the sky, located just…