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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…

Bacchanal Wine presents Mark Weliky Trio

Music

Bacchanal Wine // Bacchanal is dedicated to hosting the next generation of jazz greats and giving them a unique venue to play their original music. These young lions and lionesses may play the standards from the old songbook for the tourists on Frenchmen… View Details

Fringe Festival

New Orleans

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

ROTARY DOWNS

Freret Street Publiq House

New Orleans psychedelic sons Rotary Downs are excited to announce the release of Traces, due…

VooDoo Music + Arts Experience

New Orleans City Park

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