Festivals

Hogs For The Cause 2022 Single Day Tickets On Sale Now

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Hogs for the Cause returns to the UNO Lakefront Arena Festival Grounds, April 1-2, 2022, and single day tickets for the annual fundraising event are on sale now. Tickets for the Friday event start…

Pontchartrain Conservancy to Host 8th Annual Lights on the Lake

  NEW ORLEANS (press releas) – On Saturday, December 11, Pontchartrain Conservancy is hosting its 8th annual Lights on the Lake holiday celebration – a family-friendly, holiday event providing the best view of the annual West End Boat Parade. Hosted…

Hogs for The Cause April 2022 Lineup Announced, Tickets On Sale

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Coming off a sold-out 2021 festival that raised nearly $3 million, Hogs for the Cause returns to the UNO Lakefront Arena Festival Grounds, April 1-2, 2022. Twenty renowned acts from across the country, along with more than…

First Outdoor Travel Festival for Women Coming to New Orleans

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The schedule for Wanderfest, the world’s first outdoor travel festival for women, features a line-up of international culture makers, travel experts, and musical performers while also elevating local artists from New Orleans. Taking place…

News + Notes November 2021

32nd Annual New Orleans Film Festival While many fall festivals have been sadly canceled, the New Orleans Film Festival plans to return in 2021 with a hybrid format. In-person events will be held Nov. 5-14 and virtual screenings will take…

The Roosevelt New Orleans Announces Oktoberfest Beer Festival

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – On Friday, Oct. 8, The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, invites locals and visitors alike to break out their best lederhosen and dirndl to celebrate Oktoberfest, New Orleans-style, in partnership with local…

Hogs for the Cause Announces 2022 Dates

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Hogs for the Cause is excited to announce its 14th annual charity barbecue cook-off and music festival will take place April 1 – 2, 2022. Team registration for returning teams begins on Oct. 4…

Top Taco Reschedules to October 28

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Top Taco presented by Cerveza Modelo returns for year four on Thursday, Oct. 28, a month later than planned due to Hurricane Ida. Previously, the 2021 event was scheduled to take place Thursday, Sept.…

Now Live: Tales of the Cocktail 2021 Agenda + Talent Lineup

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Tales of the Cocktail Foundation (TOTCF) is pleased to announce the full agenda for the 2021 Tales of the Cocktail (TOTC) festival, which will take place in a hybrid, digital and in-person, format from Sept. 20-23.…

2021 Gretna Heritage Festival Canceled

GRETNA, La (press release) – The City of Gretna, in collaboration with the Gretna Economic Development Association and the Gretna Heritage Festival have decided, after careful consideration of the public’s safety, to cancel this year’s Gretna Heritage Festival due to…

News + Notes

TRY THIS Satchmo Summerfest A summer tradition returns with the Satchmo Summerfest at the New Orleans Jazz Museum from July 30-August 1. The music lineup and the food and beverage menus for the 2021 event were not released by press…

Beignet Fest Date Announced, Sept. 25

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Beignet Fest 2021 will kick off the fall festival season Saturday, Sept. 25, 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. at New Orleans City Park. The team behind Beignet Fest is proud to return following a…

Covington Business Association Hosts 4th Kokomo Stroll

  COVINGTON, La (press release) – In the spirit of summer, the Covington Business Association presents the fourth annual Kokomo Stroll, presented by Resource Bank, in downtown Covington. Flip flops and boat drinks will be aplenty as crowds fill the…