St. Charles Avenue - August 2015

History Ahoy

Hunting for the truth and treasure of Pirates Alley

Dining, Entertainment & Cocktails

              Café Adelaide in the Loews Hotel 300 Poydras St. • 595-3300 • Eat, drink and carry on with Café Adelaide’s playful, modern Creole cuisine. Sip craft cocktails in the newly renovated Swizzle…

St. Charles Avenue's: Guide to Entertaining

“Be pretty if you can. Be witty if you must. But be gracious if it kills you.” This quote about hosting parties comes from Elsie de Wolfe. The only thing is, what does gracious really mean? We spoke to some…

St. Charles Avenue's Weddings

Each year St. Charles Avenue magazine enjoys rounding up a selection of locals’ weddings for you to enjoy. Whether you’re planning your own wedding, dreaming of one or just like to view the “big days” of others, you can find…

Cold Comforts

Chef Daniel Volponi of Ursa Major shares his refreshing Soba Noodle Salad.

Artful Minds

Poydras Home and NOMA connect to help those with dementia.

On the Cover

Consisting of 25 business, community and civic leaders, the Young Leadership Council will honor their 2015 Role Model class at the 29th annual “Role Model Awards Gala” on Saturday, September 12 at the Hyatt Regency. Since 1986, each year the…

August Snapshots

              Light of Hope Advocate Ronald White, Staff Member Ramona Graham and her son attend the third annual “Light of Hope” gala on March 6 in the Arbor Room in City Park. The gala…

School Days

              Event Co-Chairs Ashley Nolan Maguire, Cate Cummins Stag, Kristin Shannon, Mandy Romig and Mary Larson attend the Stuart Hall School for Boys’ 31st annual auction “Speakeasy Knight”, March 7. Themed after the Roaring…

School Is Cool

City Year’s annual gala raises funds to give kids what they need to rule at school.

Exemplary Examples

The annual “Tulane Council of Entrepreneurs Gala” honors regional donors, entrepreneurs and business-minded students.

Life Support

Catholic Charities’ annual “Jazz Brunch” provides support for the ACCESS program.