March Events

Our top picks for this month’s events

Harlem Globetrotters

Everyone’s favorite high-flying basketball team comes to Lakefront Arena on March 8 to delight and dazzle fans with breathtaking hoops and hilarious physical comedy. Information,

LPO: The Music of John Williams

The Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra takes its audience on a journey through the work of master composer John Williams (Star Wars, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Jaws) on March 7-8 at the Orpheum Theater. Information,

Sun Belt Conference Men’s and Women’s Basketball Championships

The best Sun Belt Conference men’s and women’s basketball teams meet at the Smoothie King Center on March 14-15 to vie for a spot in the NCAA tournament (a.k.a. March Madness). Information

Hogs for the Cause 2020

The popular charity barbecue and music festival returns to Lakefront Arena on March 27-28. Eighty-five local and regional BBQ masters will be participating. All proceeds benefit families with children suffering from brain cancer. Information,


Mar. 5

Dancing With The Stars Live Tour 2020, Saenger Theater. Information,

Mar. 6-8

Jersey Boys, Saenger Theater. Information,

Mar. 6-8

Schoolhouse Rock Live Junior, Jefferson Performing Arts Center. Information,

Mar. 6

The 13th Annual Big Easy Blues Festival, UNO Lakefront Arena. Information,

Mar. 6-22

Peter and the Starcatcher, Rivertown Theaters for the Performing Arts. Information,

Mar. 6-29

The Complete History of Comedy (abridged), Teatro Wego. Information,

Mar. 6-22

The Piano Lesson, Le Petit Theatre. Information,

Mar. 7

Lord Teach Me How to Love Again, Mahalia Jackson Theater. Information,

Mar. 7-8

Spring Pontchartrain Home Show and Food Fest, Pontchartrain Center. Information,

Mar. 12

Bert Kreischer: The Berty Boy Tour, Saenger Theater. Information,

Mar. 13

Set It Off, Saenger Theater. Information,

Mar. 15

Ali Wong: The Milk & Money Tour, Saenger Theater. Information,

Mar. 17-22

Mean Girls, Saenger Theater. Information,

Mar. 18-22

New Orleans Wine & Food Experience, Various Locations. Information,

Mar. 18-Apr. 5

Reykjavik, Southern Rep. Information,

Mar. 19

Top Taco 2020, Woldenberg Park. Information,

Mar. 19

LPO: Mahler’s “Titan” Symphony, Orpheum Theater. Information,

Mar. 20-29

Hedy! The Life and Inventions of Hedy Lamarr, BB’s Stage Door Canteen. Information,

Mar. 22

Mardi Gras Indians Super Sunday, A.L. Davis Park. Information,

Mar. 25-29

Tennessee Williams & New Orleans Literary Festival, French Quarter. Information,

Mar. 26

LPO: Classical Contrasts with Bassoonist Jack Pena, Orpheum Theater. Information,

Mar. 27

Voices of Congo Square, Saenger Theater. Information,

Mar. 27-29

New Orleans Home & Garden Show, Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. Information,

Mar. 28

Houston Ballet, Mahalia Jackson Theater. Information,

Mar. 28

Trevor Noah: Loud & Clear Tour, Saenger Theater. Information,