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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…

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

Fringe Festival

New Orleans

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

Final Round of Hard Rock Rising with The Gillis Silo

Hard Rock Cafe New Orleans

On Sunday, May 4, Hard Rock Cafe New Orleans will host a voting party for…

Sunday Youth Music Workshops feat. Johnny Vidacovich, Chris Severin & Cliff Hines

Tipitina's

Sunday Youth Music Workshops offer young, aspiring musicians the opportunity to play with and learn…