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Art BEYOND Arts' Sake

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Arts District New Orleans (ADNO) is proud to announce Art Beyond Arts’ Sake, a charitable re-imagining of the annual Art for Arts’ Sake event. Art for Arts’ Sake traditionally kicks off the art collecting season,…

Audubon Nature Institute Receives 2020 National Marketing Award

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Audubon Nature Institute was recognized with the 2020 Excellence in Marketing Award for its "Audubon Zoo Lions: The Roar Returns" campaign. This award recognizes excellence in marketing campaigns developed and executed by AZA member facilities.…

Community Coffee Launches Hurricane Laura Relief Efforts

BATON ROUGE, La (press release) – In the wake of Hurricane Laura, Community Coffee Company has committed to donating 10% of proceeds from the sales of Community® coffee and tea products in retail grocery locations in Louisiana and Texas through…

A New Exhibition by Josephine Sacabo in New Orleans

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – A Gallery for Fine Photography is pleased to present THOSE WHO DANCE, a new collection of twenty-one 25 x 19" hand-pulled photogravures printed on Japanese kozo by contemporary artist Josephine Sacabo. THOSE WHO DANCE…

State Library Phase 3 Reopening Plan

BATON ROUGE, La (press release) – The State Library of Louisiana entered Phase 3 of its reopening process today, Monday, September 21, under the guidelines issued by the state and the Centers for Disease Control. “The State Library and all…

Changes Made for Ghosts in the Oaks Event in City Park

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Friends of City Park is proud to announce its popular Ghosts in the Oaks fundraiser will happen with support from the Oscar J. Tolmas Charitable Trust. The initiative will be different from previous years but…

Copeland's of New Orleans is Now Serving Weekend Brunch

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Copeland’s of New Orleans is now serving its new weekend brunch. Brunch hours are on Saturdays and Sundays from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. at all local Copeland’s locations. The full brunch menu includes comforting,…

Million Girls Moonshot Comes to Louisiana

  RUSTON, La (press release) – The STEM Next Opportunity Fund today announced a multi-year grant to the Louisiana Center for Afterschool Learning (LACAL) as part of the Million Girls Moonshot. The Intel Foundation and the Gordon and Betty Moore…

Cochon Butcher Now Available on Goldbelly

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – James Beard Award-Winning Chefs Donald Link and Stephen Stryjewski of Link Restaurant Group have announced a partnership with Goldbelly, America’s leading platform for food e-commerce, to ship their artisan New Orleans staples from Cochon Butcher nationwide.…

Zoo-To-Do Auction Ends Saturday

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The Zoo-To-Do Last Chance - The Auction ends this Saturday, Sept. 19 at 3 p.m. The 2020 Hancock Whitney Zoo-To-Do Silent Auction, in partnership with the New Orleans Pelicans, was a WILD success and they…

Commander’s Palace Wine & Cheese Party Goes Nationwide

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Every Wednesday night since April, nearly 1,000 New Orleanians have been getting together with Commander’s Palace for a wine and cheese Zoom party. They put funny hats and costumes on. They dance to the tunes…