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Free Summer Film Series at the Orpheum

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The New Orleans Film Society (NOFS) announced the Summer Film Series at the Orpheum Theater as an audience warm-up to its 30th New Orleans Film Festival (October 16-23, 2019). Admissions are FREE and open to the public, with…

New Summer Items at SoBou and Jack Rose

NEW ORLEANS – Summer is a time for celebration – kids are out of school, vacations are booked – and nothing goes better with summer and celebration than food. SoBou and Jack Rose are both entertaining new items on their…

National Mac n' Cheese Day Celebration! Sunday, July 14

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – To prepare for the third annual NOLA Mac n’ Cheese Fest this Fall, the team is excited to announce its National Mac n’ Cheese Day Celebration on Sunday, July 14 at the Civic Theatre (12 –…

Mamma Mia! Premieres at Rivertown

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Get out your ‘70s duds and get into the musical magic of Mamma Mia! at Rivertown Theaters this July featuring two dozen hits from the ’70s pop sensation ABBA. It’s the most wonderfully entertaining summer escape…

Upcoming Events at NOMA

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – In the weeks ahead: Friday, June 21, 5 - 9 p.m.: Self-described "NOLAmerican" musician Lynn Drury will perform during Friday Nights at NOMA.   Sunday, June 23, 6:30 - 9 p.m.: NOMA will partner with…

Free admission to NOMA for military families through Labor Day

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The New Orleans Museum of Art is pleased to once again participate in BlueStar Museums, a collaboration between the National Endowment for the Arts, BlueStar Families, the Department of Defense, and museums across America. Each summer since 2010, Blue Star Museums have offered free…

New Summer Menu Items & Happy Hours at Ace Hotel New Orleans

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The Ace Hotel New Orleans' eateries announce summer menu items and updated happy hour times and specials. Seaworthy: Set in a classic Creole cottage from 1832, Seaworthy is an oyster bar and seafood restaurant…

New Orleans Roller Derby Pride Celebration

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The Big Easy Rollergirls (BERG) are defending their rankings at their Home Bout on Saturday, June 15 at the UNO Lakefront Arena. The roller derby action starts at 5:00pm with the Big Easy Rollergirls Allstars …

Picnic Provisions & Whiskey Grants Full Scholarship To NOCHI

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Picnic Provisions & Whiskey is living out their mission to support and mentor members of the culinary community by granting a full scholarship to the New Orleans Culinary and Hospitality Institute (NOCHI). Picnic Provisions &…

Juleps in June

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – One Book One New Orleans (OBONO) is excited to host Juleps in June, which will be held at the home of Honorary Chair Leah N. Engelhardt on Friday, June 28, from 6:00-9:00 p.m. "This year,…

No Menu Tuesdays Dining Series Returns To Coquette

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Starting July 2, Coquette's "No Menu Tuesdays" summer dining series is back for its sixth year in a row. Every Tuesday July through September, the Garden District restaurant, led by co-executive chefs Michael Stoltzfus and…

Satchmo SummerFest Returns For Its 19th Year

NEW ORLEANS (press release) - Satchmo SummerFest presented by Chevron returns for its 19th year August 2-4 at the New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Mint. Satchmo SummerFest, a production of local nonprofit French Quarter Festivals, Inc. (FQFI), celebrates the…

Poppy's Pop-Up Drag Brunch, June 8

NEW ORLEANS – This Saturday, June 8, SoBou Nola will host Poppy's Pop-Up Drag Brunch from 11 a.m. - 1:30 a.m. Drag queen entertainers will include Debbie With A D (Joey Bean), Laveau Contraire, Lana O’Day, Sunshine Edae and Jessica…

Toups' Meatery Launches Happy Hour

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Mid-City New Orleans’ go-to spot for Cajun rustic cookery and killer cocktails, Toups Meatery, has just announced the launch of Happy Hour. Guests can belly up to the bar every Tuesday through Saturday, from 3 p.m.…

On the Road and On the Stage

  "Kinky Boots" his The Saenger Theatre this June 14 through 16. The Tony Award winning musical features a score by musician and performer Cyndi Lauper, and tells the uplifting story of Charlie Price as he struggles to take over…