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Dancing Grounds From Philly to New Orleans Dance Festival

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Join Dancing Grounds for the first-ever From Philly To New Orleans Dance Festival. They are co-producing this class series with longtime partners New Orleans Dance Collective (NODC) at their beautiful new studios at 3232…

Helen Brett Back at N.O. Convention Center July 8-11

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – With more than 400 booths to browse, gift and jewelry buyers from throughout the Gulf South can experience a bargain bonanza at wholesale prices, Helen Brett’s New Orleans Gift and Jewelry Show is back! The…

Shark Discovery Opens at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Shark Discovery, the new 13,000-gallon shark and ray touchpool, opens at Audubon Aquarium Friday, July 2, 2021. The new pool measures approximately 60-feet-long by 16-feet at its widest point--six times the size of the previous stingray touchpool at the Aquarium. A massive interactive LED screen running the…

Broussard's Hosts Disco Drag Brunch

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Enjoy a day of bubbly, bites, and Studio 54 dance moves at the Broussard's Restaurant Disco Drag Brunch June 26 at 11 a.m. or 1:30 p.m.! Come see the Southern Barbitchuates, Monalot Fontaine, Gia Giovanni,…

Tickets Now on Sale for Cool Zoo at Audubon Zoo

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Tickets are now on sale for Cool Zoo and the Gator Run lazy river, Audubon Zoo's popular water attractions. They open for the 2021 season on Wednesday, June 16. Regular admission to Cool Zoo, which includes Gator Run, is $8 for Audubon Nature…

Urban South Brewery Celebrates Pride Month

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Urban South Brewery is celebrating the New Orleans community and all of its genders, identities and orientations this Pride month. The largest craft brewery in New Orleans will kick off the month with the release…

A Shot & a Beer: NOLA Brewing to Host Vaccination Drive

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – NOLA Brewing and Ochsner Health are teaming up to host a tasty vaccination event for hospitality industry workers, as well as all eligible community members, on Monday, June 14, at NOLA Brewing’s headquarters on…

Copper Vine Announces NEW Wine Tasting Experiences

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Exploring the terrain of wine is now becoming more accessible with the announcement of Copper Vine’s new private wine tasting experiences – bringing the winery tour to your table! Copper Vine’s wine experiences showcase…

Preservation Hall Will Reopen on its 60th Anniversary

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Celebrated New Orleans jazz venue Preservation Hall is excited to announce it will at long last open its hallowed doors for live shows beginning on its 60th Anniversary, Thursday, June 10. Due to current…

BUKU Music + Art Project Reveals Lineup for BUKU: Planet B

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – BUKU Music + Art Project, New Orleans’s premiere multi-faceted boutique music festival, announced the lineup for BUKU: Planet B, a one-time-only fall iteration of its flagship spring event. Planet B offers up an alternative…

Thousands RSVP To Attend Parade Honoring Drew Brees

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – A Facebook event organizing a parade in honor of Drew Brees has garnered over 4,000 RSVPs eager to honor the career and contributions of the Saints legend, both on and off the field. The…

New Orleans Public Library’s SUMMER FUN Program Kicks Off Today

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The New Orleans Public Library’s much-loved SUMMER FUN program kicks off today, featuring dozens of events and activities, reading challenges, and the chance to win great prizes. The Library’s SUMMER FUN program is hosted every…

Museum of the Southern Jewish Experience Opens in New Orleans

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The long-awaited Museum of the Southern Jewish Experience (MSJE) opened its doors to the public today. Exhibits explore the many ways Jews in the American South influenced and were influenced by the distinct cultural…

Hogs For The Cause XIII June 4-5

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Hogs for the Cause is a 501c(3) organization that unites barbecue culture nationwide to provide aid to families while their child is being treated for pediatric brain cancer. Year-round efforts culminate in an annual two-day…