St. Charles Avenue - June 2018

Bountiful Blooms

“Art in Bloom” was bursting with fantastic floral arrangements in celebration of the season.

Taking the Kids

Whether they’re eyes-wide 4-year-olds or too-cool-for-school pre-teens, kids and adolescents pack a lot of energy in their young minds and bodies. And when summer hits, that energy needs spending! Parents across New Orleans are fortunate to live in a city…

Party in the Park

Friends of City Park hosted an outdoor gala to restore the historic Casino Building.

On the Cover

The “American Spirit Awards” gala celebrates “individuals and organizations whose work reflects the values and spirit of those who served our country during the World War II years.” Each year The National WWII Museum honors people who inspire others through…

Keeping the Community Safe

The “Crimestoppers Awards Luncheon” honored individuals in law enforcement and those committed to a safer region.

Bev's Note

If you talk to anyone about why they’re most proud of New Orleans, they’ll probably mention our National WWII Museum! We are so proud to present the 2018 “American Spirit Awards” presented by The National WWII Museum, which will be…

Trinity Educational Enrichment Program

“She was able to thrive with other students and improve her presentation skill.” “His experience helped enhance his academic knowledge and also his social relationships.” “He was full of questions and anxious to learn about all the lessons and recreation…

Snapshots

Thomas Harris Jr., Vice President of Pediatrics at Ochsner Hospital for Children, accepts a check from Trey Edwards, Regional Vice President of Winn-Dixie, on behalf of the Ochsner Hospital for Children. Dayja Davis, a liver and transplant survivor was invited…

Schooldays

Rania Khodr, Country Day Headmaster Matt Neely and Kim Abramson attended Country Day’s “City Nights” annual fundraiser in March. This year’s theme was “Hollywood Nights” and the event benefited the school’s Parents’ Association. John and Kathleen Kazour shared a smile…

Children's Chic

From art workshops at NOMA and visits to the Audubon Zoo, to streetcar rides to scoop up sweet treats, the summertime scene for kids in the Crescent City is a true playground. Dress up your littles in outfits and accessories that will have them looking stylish throughout the sunny season.

Topped with Whimsy

Creativity abounded at the annual “Mad Hatters Luncheon” in support of the Opera Guild Association.

Performing Arts: June

Through June 3 All the Way This play vividly depicts the tumultuous first year of Lyndon Baines Johnson’s presidency, when he threw himself into the passage of the Civil Rights Act while campaigning for his own re-election. Loyola University Marquette…

Sun-kissed Shrimp

Lead Cook Clarence Polk shares Riccobono’s Peppermill’s Shrimp With Artichoke Hearts, Mushrooms and Sundried Tomatoes

A Tribute for Fats

The French Quarter Festivals marked its 35th year with a benefit and tribute to the late Fats Domino. The gala took place at New Orleans’ oldest restaurant, Antoine’s, and featured a full dinner menu and an open bar courtesy of…