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An Urban Farm Puts New Orleans Teens to Work (The Atlantic)

theatlanticcities.com - In a city that is perhaps the country’s most culturally rich, it is a bit surprising that the large city park in its heart is called, well, City Park. But don’t mistake the generic name for a place devoid of special activity.Indeed, at the…

Zack Kopplin wins "Troublemaker of the Year" award (The Gambit)

bestofneworleans.com - By Kevin Allman - Zack Kopplin, the 19-year-old Rice University student and Louisiana native who's spent the last two years advocating for repeal of…

 

Visitors Make Great Volunteers And So Do You

In town for Mardi Gras? Looking to take a break from the party and aid in the City's recovery? Join lowernine.org in rebuilding homes in the city's Lower…

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Faubourg St. John

Faubourg St. John, established in 1708, is a neighborhood located just north of Broad Street at the intersection of Orleans Ave. It is approximately 75…

Daria & The Hip Drops

Music

Freret Street Publiq House // Most frequently compared to Lily Allen, or an unexpected blend of No Doubt colliding with Regina Spektor, Daria & The Hip Drops win over listeners with every performance and recording. The Hip Drops are a flexible machine that can go… View Details

Crescent City Blue's & BBQ Festival

Lafayette Square Park

Los Lobos, Bobby Rush, Ana Popovic, Denise LaSalle, Valerie June, Joe Louis Walker, Mel Waiters,…

Bacchanal Wine presents The Courtyard Kings

Bacchanal Wine

Bacchanal is dedicated to hosting the next generation of jazz greats and giving them a…

THE REVIVALISTS with Maggie Koerner Band

Varsity Theatre

The formation of The Revivalists was all about chance, but everything since then has been…