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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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Mayor Landrieu Accepts World Tourism Award for New Orleans

On Monday, November 5 2012, New Orleans received the 2012 World Tourism Award. Here is Mayor Landrieu's acceptance speech. The annual World Tourism Award is…

Nine Lives: A Musical Story Of New Orleans at Le Petit Theatre

Theater & Dance

Le Petit Theatre // Paul Sanchez's musical adaptation of Dan Baum's 2009 book tells the story of the city through its unique and unforgettable characters. Performances August 27, 28, 29 at the historic Le Petit Theatre, steps off Jackson Square. View Details

Oktoberfest

Deutsches Haus

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

Bacchanal Wine presents Jesse Morrow Trio

Bacchanal Wine

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

Crosby, Stills & Nash @ Saenger Theatre

Saenger Theatre

Crosby, Stills & Nash will perform at the Saenger Theatre on August 23rd. Tickets on…