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Jazz Fest: The Mystery of the Boy on the Balcony

  Has anyone else seen the Boy on the Balcony? A cursory internet search reveals that so far, he has either gone unnoticed or no one has bothered to question him. Could it be that no one has looked close…

Swing In The Oaks To Feature LPO April 16

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Celebrate at “Swing in the Oaks,” a free outdoor concert in New Orleans City Park. The Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra (LPO) will play under the Peristyle to a crowd of thousands. The concert will take place…

New Orleans' Joy Theater Unveils Interior Renovations

Venue operator Winter Circle Productions, an AEG Presents company, celebrates its 10-year anniversary as top local concert promoter; invests capital in the Joy to optimize fan/artist experience and on-site event capabilities

Ben Franklin High School Hosts International Festival

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Benjamin Franklin High School is excited to open its doors on Saturday, March 30, for the International Festival, which will run from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. International Fest is the biggest single-day fundraiser for…

The Franklin Begins New Chapter With Reopening March 25

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The team behind Marigny restaurant The Franklin is excited to announce its return to the New Orleans dining scene, opening its doors to the public at 5 p.m. on Monday, March 25.  Located on the…

Audubon Youth Volunteers Receive Youth Conservationists of the Year Award

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Audubon Nature Institute’s youth volunteers have been named the Youth Conservationists of the Year for 2018 in the Annual Governor’s State Conservation Achievement Recognition Program conducted by the Louisiana Wildlife Federation. Celebrating its 55th year, this…

A Taste of Fashion Week

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – A Taste of Fashion Week will celebrate and toast all things fashion March 23-25 + officially announce its transition to the fall season | Sept. 22-28. 3.23 - WHAT SHE SAID - a InfluenceHER Panel…

Urban South Brewery Releases 3 New Beers

  NEW ORLEANS – Urban South Brewery announced this week that it will release three new beers Friday, March 15. Customers interested in trying the new beers can stop by Urban South Brewery at 1645 Tchoupitoulas St. starting at noon…

New Orleans Named in Southern Living's "South's Best"

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – New Orleans & Company is pleased to announce that New Orleans has been named No. 3 city in “The South’s Best Cities 2019” and No. 2 city in “The South’s Best Food Cities 2019”…

Into The Woods Opens at Rivertown Theaters March 15

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Rivertown Theaters rises to new heights with the upcoming production of one of Stephen Sondheim’s most intriguing musicals, "Into The Woods," on the Main Stage March 15 - 31. With intertwining of four of…

The Roosevelt New Orleans Debuts Easter Brunch Menu

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel will celebrate Easter with an Easter Brunch Buffet in the Waldorf Astoria Ballroom Easter Sunday, April 21. Seating is available from 10 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.  The…

Galatoire's "33" Celebrates Spring With Traditional Easter Brunch

NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Celebrate Easter with family, friends and delicious food Sunday, April 21 at Galatoire’s “33” Bar & Steak. On Easter Day the restaurant will feature a specialty menu that includes hot crab and bacon quiche tart appetizers,…

Dine with the Sea Lions at Audubon Supper Club

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Make some new flippered friends at the Sea Lion & Sustainability Dinner on Tuesday, April 2 at Audubon Zoo. Diners will enjoy a three-course dinner with wine pairings while seated among the ancient oaks…

90 Teams Competing at Hogs for the Cause Bacon Night

  NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Ninety teams enter, only one leaves as a champion. Hogs for the Cause is pleased to announce more than 90 BBQ teams will participate in the 11th annual charity event on Friday, March 29 and…