It’s one thing to be in love with New Orleans, as I have been for almost two decades. It’s another thing entirely to spend almost the entire first half of the year in the city, as it’s roller-coastered from Super Bowl-inspired ecstasy to oil-spill-driven gloom. No city has traveled so far on the emotional spectrum so fast…
Harry Shearer: A New Orleans Diary – Leaving Town, After Six Months
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Music + Festivals
Celebrate the Mighty Legacy of Mississippi Delta Blues with NOLA River Fest
NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The 11th annual NOLA River Festival is back at the New Orleans Jazz Museum. NOLA...
Theatre + Art
The National WWII Museum Announces Grand Opening of Capstone Liberation Pavilion
NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The National WWII Museum will open the highly anticipated Liberation Pavilion, its final permanent...
Let Them Eat Cake
The History of the Bouquet Toss
In this week’s “Wediquette Wednesday,” a bride asked resident “wediquette” expert Melanie Spencer if including a bouquet toss into...
Children’s Hospital New Orleans’ ThriveKids Receives $10M in Funding from City of New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS (press release) – For the 2023-2024 school year, NOLA Public Schools and Children’s Hospital New Orleans’ ThriveKids Student Wellness...
Theatre + Art
JAMNOLA Treats Dads to Free Admission & a Cold Beer This Father’s Day
NEW ORLEANS (press release) – JAMNOLA is providing dads with a complimentary ticket for tours ($32 value) taking place on...