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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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"Person to Person": Drew and Brittany Brees | CBSNEWS

Co-hosts Lara Logan and Charlie Rose take you inside the lives and homes of today's newsmakers New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees, Grammy-winning singer Alicia…

2014 International Famine Commemoration

Theater & Dance

Irish Cultural Museum of New Orleans, French Quarter, Tulane University, Gallier Hall, Celtic Monument, // New Orleans, with its rich Irish history and traditions, has been selected by the Irish Government to host the 2014 Irish Famine Commemoration. Started in 2009, this annual event aims to keep the memory of the Irish Famine alive and… View Details

Treme Creole Gumbo Festival

Congo Square

The seventh annual Treme Creole Gumbo Festival will take place Saturday, Nov. 8, and Sunday,…

Bacchanal presents Helen Gillet

Bacchanal Wine

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

Rebirth Brass Band @ Maple Leaf Bar

Maple Leaf Bar

Come check out the Grammy Award- winning Rebirth Brass Band perform every Tuesday at the…