Fete Francaise In New Orleans To Benefit Ecole Bilingue De La Nouvelle-Orleans

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Fete Francaise (Photo Credit: Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orleans)

On Saturday, April 5, 2014, the Ecole Bilingue de la Nouvelle-Orleans will host its fifth Fete Francaise. With the theme of “A certain je ne sais quoi…”, this year’s event promises fun – including live music, food vendors, silent auction, and more – for […]

Junior League of New Orleans Hosts Touch A Truck To Benefit Community Partners

Touch a Truck 2014 (Photo Credit jlno.org)

The Junior League of New Orleans will hold its second annual Touch A Truck fundraiser March 15, 2014.

One Truck You Get To Touch! (Photo Credit: JLNO Facebook)

Families and kids of all ages get an up-close-and-personal, interactive, and hands-on look at big trucks! This event allows children – literally – to “touch […]

Louisiana Children’s Museum Festival Of Trees 2013 In New Orleans

The enchanted forest of trees in the Louisiana Children's Museum. Photo Credit LCM Facebook.

New Orleans’ Louisiana Children’s Museum (Photo Credit: LCM Facebook)

The Louisiana Children’s Museum has created an enchanted forest of trees for the holiday season, specially decorated by local schools and artists as well as some of the Museum’s community partners. The trees will display throughout the holiday season from now until December 27.

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New Orleans Weekend Guide: November 8 – 10, 2013

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Friday, November 8

Boudin, Bourbon and Beer (Photo Credit: Emeril Lagasse Foundation)

Boudin, Bourbon, and Beer

Benefiting the Emeril Lagasse Foundation, 2013’s Boudin, Bourbon, and Beer will showcase the culinary talents of over forty chefs, as they provide their unique takes on Louisiana’s favorite sausage. Hosted by Co-Chairs/Chefs Lagasse, Mario Batali, and Donald […]

New Orleans Weekend Guide: October 25-27, 2013

Krewe of Boo in New Orleans (Photo Credit: Matthew Hinton / The Times-Picayune)

(Photo Credit: NolaMommy.com)

In a fun-filled and educational environment, the LA/SPCA‘s Critter Cinema will bring together school-age children and lovable (adoptable) pets. Enjoying a G-rated film, attendees will be treated to pizza and popcorn, all in the company of ready-to-be hugged kittens and pups. Read the full Miss A profile here.

WHEN: Saturday, […]

New Orleans Weekend Guide: October 18-20, 2013

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Friday, October 18

Up on the Roof Beer Tasting (Photo Credit: Nola.com / East Jefferson General Hospital)

Up on the Roof Beer Tasting

On Friday evening, The Foundation at East Jefferson General Hospital will host its seventh annual Up on the Roof Beer Tasting. Dozens of celebrated local, national, and international beers will […]

BATZ Coming To Audubon Zoo In New Orleans

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(Image Courtesy of: Audubon Zoo)

Boo at the Zoo at New Orleans’ Audubon Zoo is an annual sell-out event for pint-sized ghosts and goblins! This year’s event, scheduled for October 18-19 and October 25-26, promises to be a fun-filled event.

The zoo opens its doors at 5 p.m. these nights for costumed children […]

Tipitina’s Sunday Youth Music Workshops In New Orleans Provide Creative Outlet

Sunday Music Workshops.

Students on the Concert Stage at Tipitina’s. Photo Credit: Tipitina’s Foundation website.

As if we need another reason to love the iconic New Orleans music destination, Tipitina’s, the concert venue (through the Tipitina’s Foundation) offers free music workshops to New Orleans youth on Sunday afternoons. After Katrina, according to Emily Menard of the […]

Louisiana SPCA’s Critter Cinema To Teach And Entertain

Having fun at Critter Cinema

You may know the Louisiana SPCA does incredible work helping animals in need of forever homes, has a feral cat program, gives classes to teach people to give pet first-aid, provides for disaster preparedness for pets and their humans, and sponsors wellness visits, spaying and neutering for pets at a community clinic.

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New Orleans Weekend Guide: September 27 – 29, 2013

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Friday, September 27

LOVE Sculpture in Sydney and Walda Besthoff Garden (Photo Credit: neworleansunplugged.com)

NOMA: LOVE in the Garden

Set in the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden, LOVE in the Garden will support the exhibition and programming efforts of the New Orleans Museum of the Art. Five local artists will be honored […]

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