November

Our top picks for this month’s events

The Bloody Mary Festival

The Howlin’ Wolf will host The Bloody Mary Festival on November 2 and 3. Aficionados of the classic alcoholic beverage will be able to sample a wide variety of Bloody Marys, as well as local food items. Information, TheBloodyMaryFest.com


Dear Evan Hansen

From Nov. 5-10, the Saenger hosts “Dear Evan Hansen,” a deeply personal, contemporary musical about a young man’s desire to fit in. The book is by Tony Award winner Steven Levenson and the score is by Grammy, Tony, and Academy Award winners Benj Pasek and Justin Paul. Information, SaengerNOLA.com


Central City Festival

On Nov. 9, the Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard Merchants and Business Association will hold the annual Central City Festival. There will be a wide range of music, as well as cooking demonstrations and local food trucks. There will also be a youth dance contest and a youth 3-on-3 basketball contest with prizes. Information, AsheCAC.org.


The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

From Oct. 16-Nov. 10, the NOLA Project will perform “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” in an immersive, outdoor experience at the New Orleans Museum of Art’s Besthoff Sculpture Garden. Come see an old classic told in a way you’ve never seen it before. Information, NOLAProject.com.


 

CALENDAR

Oct. 11-Nov. 10

Higgins: The Man, The Boat, The War, BB’s Stage Door Canteen. Information, NationalWW2Museum.org.

 

Oct. 31-Nov. 2

Widespread Panic, UNO Lakefront Arena. Information, arena.uno.edu.

 

Nov. 2-3

Hot Wheels Monster Trucks Live, Smoothie King Center. Information, SmoothieKingCenter.com.

 

Nov. 3

Oak Street Po-Boy Festival, Oak Street. Information, PoBoyFest.com.

 

Nov. 3

Gwar, The Joy Theater. Information, TheJoyTheater.com.

 

Nov. 7

The Raconteurs, The Fillmore. Information, FillmoreNOLA.com.

 

Nov. 7

RuPaul’s Drag Race: Werq the World Tour, Orpheum Theater. Information, OrpheumNOLA.com.

 

Nov. 8

Boudin, Bourbon, and Beer, Champions Square. Information, BoudinBourbonAndBeer.com.

 

Nov. 9

Kevin Gates, UNO Lakefront Arena. Information, arena.uno.edu.

 

Nov. 10

Bianca Del Rio: It’s Jester Joke, Orpheum Theater. Information, OrpheumNOLA.com.

 

Nov. 12

Jonas Brothers: Happiness Begins Tour, Smoothie King Center. Information, SmoothieKingCenter.com.

 

Nov. 13

Just Trust Elvis Costello & The Imposters, Saenger Theater. Information, SaengerNOLA.com.

 

Nov. 13-16

Fete des Fromages, New Orleans Jazz Museum. Information, FeteDesFromages.com.

 

Nov. 14-17

Hell Yes Fest, New Movement Theater. Information, ComedyNOLA.com.

 

Nov. 16

MJ Live: Michael Jackson Tribute Concert, Saenger Theater. Information, SaengerNOLA.com.

 

Nov. 16-17

Congo Square New World Rhythms Festival, Congo Square. Information, JazzAndHeritage.org.

 

Nov. 16-17

Treme Creole Gumbo Festival, Armstrong Park. Information, JazzAndHeritage.org.

 

Nov. 16

Water Lantern Festival, City Park. Information, WaterLanternFestival.com.

 

Nov. 16

Fantasia: The Sketchbook Tour, UNO Lakefront Arena. Information, arena.uno.edu.

 

Nov. 17

For King and Country, UNO Lakefront Arena. Information, arena.uno.edu.

 

Nov. 19

The Elf on the Shelf, Saenger Theater. Information, SaengerNOLA.com.

 

Nov. 21 & 23

Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra: Mozart Requiem, Orpheum Theater. Information, OrpheumNOLA.com.

 

Nov. 22

Pilobius in Shadowland – The New Adventure, Mahalia Jackson Theater. Information, MahaliaJacksonTheater.com.

 

Nov. 26

Incubus, The Fillmore. Information, FillmoreNOLA.com.

 

Nov. 26

The 1975, UNO Lakefront Arena. Information, arena.uno.edu.

 

Nov. 29-30

Bayou Classic Weekend, Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Information, MyBayouClassic.com.

 

Nov. 29-Jan. 1

Celebration in the Oaks, City Park. Information, NewOrleansCityPark.com


 

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