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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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The New Orleans Swing Dance Festival & The Ultimate Lindy Hop Showdown

French Quarter // *GO TO "lindyshowdown.net"FOR COMPLETE LISTING OF EVENTS* To make you swing your hips, tap your toes, and jump around to that hot hot jazz and those lowdown blues. The New Orleans Swing Dance Festival is an international jazz music and… View Details

Vanya & Sonia & Masha & Spike - at Le Petit Theatre

Le Petit Theatre

In this regional premiere of Christopher Durang’s uproarious Tony Award-winning comedy, middle-aged siblings Vanya and…

Paul Sanchez

Chickie Wah Wah

Paul Sanchez has a career as varied as New Orleans itself. Songwriter, musician, singer, producer,…

Oktoberfest

Deutsches Haus

Deutsches Haus has grown into an organization with a mission to celebrate and foster the…