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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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Christmas on the Bayou

Christmas time in St Bernard and New Orleans. Bonfires and a Christmas parade with Santa arriving in a boat on the bayou. Music provided by…

PAPA MALI with LIGHTNIN MALCOLM

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Freret Street Publiq House // Papa Mali (born Malcolm Helm Welbourne in Vicksburg, Mississippi, May 6,1957) is a New Orleans based, American singer-songwriter, guitarist and producer. His work as a producer includes 7 Walkers (Response, 2010), The Phenomenal Ruthie Foster (Blue Corn, 2007) and records… View Details

VooDoo Music + Arts Experience

New Orleans City Park

The Voodoo Experience is a 3-day music and arts festival held every Halloween weekend in…

Fringe Festival

New Orleans

The seventh annual New Orleans Fringe will be November 19-23, 2014. New Orleans has always…

Treme Creole Gumbo Festival

Congo Square

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