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Explore Historic New Orleans with PRC – Revival Gala-Vant

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The Preservation Resource Center of New Orleans is excited to bring this fun, self-guided exploration of historic New Orleans neighborhoods to you. The Gala-vant provides routes of various distances that can be explored by foot…

Where to Spend Sunday Funday in NOLA

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – A few local restaurants share their spring offerings around the city. Compere Lapin: Brunch Delights and Bottomless Punch Every Sunday Brunch aficionados can delight in an array of delicious eats at New Orleans’ gastronomic…

Art Market Announced at 912 Broadway

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The Shop for Good Art Market, taking place Thursday, April 8, from 3:00 - 7:15 p.m. outside the Mintz Center (912 Broadway St.), empowers Tulane and local creative entrepreneurs while raising money and awareness…

Virtual Home Tour Announced in Old Mandeville

MANDEVILLE, La (press release) – After making the painful but reasonable decision to cancel the 2020 and 2021 Mother's Day Home Tours because of Coronavirus concerns, the Old Mandeville Historic Association board has found a way to provide an alternative…

ART JAM presented by Ochsner Hospital for Children

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The arts are an essential part of our vibrant New Orleans community. KID smART’s annual celebration of imagination invites families near and far to create works of art that blend drama, music, creative writing,…

WYES Grape Performances Honoring Allen Toussant

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) - Join WYES for a virtual wine tasting with classic performances from the legendary Allen Toussaint during WYES GRAPE PERFORMANCES HONORING ALLEN TOUSSAINT on Tuesday, April 13 at 6:30 p.m. Patrons will hear from Toussaint’s…

The Best Stop Cajun Foods Now Available At Rouses Markets

SCOTT, La (press release) – The Best Stop Cajun Foods announced that a handful of its Cajun-Certified products are now available for purchase at all 65 Rouses Markets locations across Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. This is the first major grocery retailer…

Frīs Vodka Makes Global Waves As World's Best Pure Vodka

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Judges declared Frïs Vodka from the Sazerac Company the “World’s Best Pure Vodka” at the 2021 World Vodka Awards—a global competition featuring various top-quality entrants as part of the prestigious World Drink Awards. Competing in…

Dine & Jive Farmstand Live

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Farmstand Entertainment is the recently founded organization dedicated to rebuilding New Orleans’ post-COVID-19 cultural economy through three critical industries: Entertainment, Hospitality and Farming. In an effort to boost these sectors while giving locals and…

Fish Fridays: Ralph's On The Park's Blackened Gulf Fish

  Every week in Lent, we’re bringing readers a fish-forward recipe from a local New Orleans chef or restaurant. This week, we have the blackened Gulf fish recipe from Ralph's on the Park.   Blackened Redfish  Ingredients: 1 cup of…

Hancock Whitney Zoo-To-Do and Zoo-To-Do for Kids Return in 2021

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Audubon Zoo announced at a press conference today that Hancock Whitney Zoo-To-Do and Zoo-To-Do for Kids presented by Children’s Hospital New Orleans will return in 2021. This year’s events will look slightly different from years past, but they still promise to be the “Wildest…

NUNSENSE Musical Opening Soon

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – "NUNSENSE" the musical is set to open soon at Rivertown Theaters, running from April 8 -18. "NUNSENSE" is the hilarious musical farce about a convent of Nuns staging a fundraiser to enable them to…

Sunset on the Bucktown Boardwalk 2021

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Join the Jefferson Beautification, Inc. for wine and cheese and other lite bites to discover the Bucktown Harbor and Marina and the new beautiful boardwalk on Lake Pontchartrain overlooking a marsh planted at the shoreline.…

Applications Now Open for Individual Artist Relief Grants

BATON ROUGE, La (press release) – The Louisiana Office of Cultural Development’s Division of the Arts (LDOA) will open the application period for Individual Artist Relief Grants starting Monday, March 29, 2021. The purpose of this grant is to provide…

Friends of City Park Member Event: Hike and Hops

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – New Orleans City Park is proud to announce the development of its first mobile app, funded by Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana Foundation, to help you increase your health and wellness in a safe,…

2020 Team Louisiana Awards Honor Sports Tourism Leaders

BATON ROUGE, La (press release) – The Louisiana Office of Tourism (LOT) and Louisiana Travel Association (LTA) recognized Louisiana sports stakeholders and tourism leaders with their 2020 Team Louisiana Awards this month. The Team Louisiana Awards highlight people and businesses…