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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…

New Brunch Service Announced at Seaworthy at Ace Hotel

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Seaworthy is the oyster bar and sustainable seafood restaurant set in a classic Creole cottage from 1832 at Ace Hotel New Orleans from executive chef Justin Koslowsky [previously of Michelin-awarded Atera and acclaimed Contra in…

September Culinary Happenings Around The City

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – A few restaurants around the city prepare for September with culinary happenings.    COMPÈRE LAPIN INTRODUCES ISLAND HOP THEMED DINNER SERIES Compère Lapin is inviting diners to embark on a culinary tour through the Caribbean…

"American Idol" Open Auditions Visit Baton Rouge Sunday, Aug. 25

WHAT: Open call auditions for AMERICAN IDOL in BATON ROUGE, LA   WHERE:          Hilton Baton Rouge Capitol Center 201 Lafayette St., Baton Rouge, LA 70801   WHEN:           REGISTRATION / AUDITIONS – SUNDAY, AUGUST 25 Media check-in for auditions will begin at…

Compère Lapin Introduces Caribbean Dinner Series In September

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Located in the Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery, Chef Nina Compton’s Compère Lapin has earned raves for its contemporary cuisine, creative cocktails and bustling atmosphere. Now, the Warehouse District hotspot is inviting diners…