St. Charles Avenue - April 2018

Passing the Torch

The ADL honored Robert Merrick and Arthur Roger, and special honoree Allison Padilla-Goodman.

On the Cover

The inaugural “Heart of the Park” hat luncheon will take place Wednesday, April 11 at the Arbor Room and Popp Fountain in City Park. Chairs Ashley Bright and Pam Bryan; President and Chief Executive Officer of Major Sponsor The Helis…

Houses With History

A Patron Party opened the PRC’s 42nd annual weekend tour of Garden District homes.

St. Charles Avenue’s 2018 Courts of Carnival

St. Charles Avenue’s sixth annual Courts of Carnival reminds you that Mardi Gras really is the most wonderful time of year in New Orleans. Arranged in reverse chronological order from Mardi Gras to Twelfth Night, the Courts of Carnival march through our memories, complete with sparkling trains and glittering crowns. Long live the season!

Spring Protocol

This season’s fashion includes everything from whites to brights, and is as diverse as it’s fun and fabulous.

Summer Camps

Academy of the Sacred Heart Summer Camp 4521 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans 504-269-1213 ASHRosary.org/SummerCamp   Calling all boys and girls ages 1 through 13! Sacred Heart is excited to offer Summer Fun Day Camp for girls and Sports ‘N…

Champions of Literacy

“Faulkner for All” doubled as a surprise tribute for literacy pioneers Rosemary James and Joe DeSalvo.

Drumming in Spring

Arnaud’s Chef de Cuisine Tommy DiGiovanni shares their Herb-crusted pan-seared Black Drum with Buerre Rouge and spring corn maque choux

Spring Fashion Accessories

From concerts at Paradigm Gardens and perusing the perennials at the Botanical Garden at City Park to shared bottles of chardonnay in the Café Amelie courtyard, springtime in New Orleans is a time to be out and about. Celebrate the…

Snapshots

Kay Favrot, Dickie Brennan and Mamie Gasperecz pose with Tennessee Williams at the Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival preview party in November 2017. (Photo by Ride Hamilton)    

Dazzling Dances

Inspired by “Dancing with the Stars,” the sold-out “Dancing for the Arts” benefited YALA.

Under the Luminous Oaks

The 31st “Celebration in the Oaks Preview Party” offered an exclusive first look at the spectacular lights.

Born to Eat

March of Dimes’ benefit offered chef tastings ranging from Louisiana classics to a whole alligator.

Morgan's Note

When the weather begins to warm, I want to go outside and spend as much time there as possible – before it gets too hot to do so, which in this town may be next week! I know I’m not…

April Events

5 “The Man & Woman of the Year Kickoff Party,” benefiting The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 758-3210 5 “Bow Tie Bash,” benefiting the NO/AIDS Task Force, CrescentCareHealth.org/events/bow-tie-bash/ 6 “Studio 504: Disco for Dance,” benefiting Upturn Arts, 390-8399 7 “Party on…