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"9 to 5" Opens At Rivertown

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – "9 to 5, The Musical" opened at Rivertown Theater Sept. 13 and plays through Sept. 29. The play is directed by Gary Rucker with musical direction by Frank Von Hoven and choreography by Frannie…

Le Pavillon Hotel Offers New Saints Game Specials

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Saint Season is in full swing and Le Pavillon Hotel is pleased to welcome the devoted fans of New Orleans to its signature restaurant, Bijoux, every game day to chow down on gold-dusted chicken wings while indulging at…

Artists Choice Film Series Presents "Whatever Lola Wants"

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – In conjunction with Bodies of Knowledge, artists represented in the exhibition have been invited to select a film for screening as a Saturday matinee at NOMA. Join artist Mahmoud Chouki on Saturday, Sept. 14, at…

Mahmoud Chouki's Safar Music Series Headlines Friday Nights at NOMA

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Friday Nights at NOMA on Sept. 13 will feature another in a series of East-West Safar music collaborations led by New Orleans-based Moroccan musician Mahmoud Chouki, in concert with Georgie Petrov and Sam Dickie. Arrive early and stay…

Inaugural New Orleans Swayze Fest Saturday, Sept. 28

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – New Orleans will celebrate the life of Patrick Swayze with a movie screening, costume contest, Swayze Trivia, Prizes and more at the not to be missed free, all ages event. Free wine provided by Elios,…

Abita Brewing Company Announces Launch of Hop 99 Light IPA

ABITA SPRINGS, La (press release) – Louisiana’s first and largest craft brewery, Abita Brewing Company, introduces a guilt-free IPA offering to meet the demands of the evolving beer drinker – Hop 99. This Light IPA, which contains only 99 calories…

New Sunday Brunch at Le Pavillon Hotel's Bijoux Restaurant

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Le Pavillon Hotel’s signature restaurant, Bijoux, will once again offer Sunday Brunch every Sunday from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Under the leadership of award-wining Executive Chef Derek McKenna and centered around a Czechoslovakian crystal chandelier, the…

Friends of the Cabildo Announces Multiple Series Events

FOC Concert Series 2019-2020 NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Held in the intimate space of the New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint, Friends of the Cabildo is proud to announce the 2019-2020 FOC Concert Series. This six-part…

5th Annual Algiers Fest Scheduled for Saturday, October 5

NEW ORLEANS (press release) - The Algiers Development District and Algiers Development Corporation are pleased to present the Fifth Annual Algiers Fest on Saturday, Oct. 5.  This music festival, which celebrates our military and our community, takes place at New…

Le Petit Theatre Begins 103rd Season With Comedy "Noises Off!"

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Le Petit Theatre is celebrating the start of our 103rd season with opener Noises Off. Called “the funniest farce ever written,” Noises Off presents a manic menagerie of itinerant actors rehearsing a flop called Nothing’s On. Doors…

Opera Nouvelle brings 'Carmen' to Friday Nights at NOMA

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – In advance of its full-scale production, the New Orleans Opera will present selections from Georges Bizet's Carmen in the Great Hall during Friday Nights at NOMA on Sept. 6 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.…

Ogden Museum Family Fair, Sept. 7

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – A day of kid friendly art activities and entertainment - all inspired by the American South! Join the Ogden for this annual celebration and FREE admission day featuring art activities, games and performances inspired by…

New, Noteworthy Brunches In New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – With a slew of brunch offerings available throughout the Crescent City, it’s hard to keep up. From fried boudin to crab omelets and bottle specials, here are…

Gris-Gris Announces New Sunday Brunch

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Gris-Gris is excited to launch its NEW Sunday Brunch Menu this Sunday! The menu will be available from 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. and feature new menu items including: Blueberry Bourbon Pain Perdu. Chicken…