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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…



Saints fans: Free Sean Payton | CNN

Several New Orleans Saints fans plan to wear their displeasure for the NFL's decision to suspend coach Sean Payton. "CNN on youtube"

Walter "Wolfman" Washington & The Roadmasters


d.b.a. New Orleans // Walter “Wolfman” Washington has been an icon on the New Orleans music scene for decades. His searing guitar work and soulful vocals have defined the Crescent City’s unique musical hybrid of R&B, funk and the blues since he formed his… View Details

RuPaul's Drag Race: Battle of the Seasons

The Civic Theatre

Civic Theatre + The Bowery Presents RuPaul's Drag Race Battle of the Seasons Hosted by…

The Helen Gillet Experience featuring James Singleton and Wazozo Zorchestra

Chickie Wah Wah

Cellist Helen Gillet has been playing a regular Thursday residency at Chickie Wah Wah for…

International Jazz Day Coltrane Fest- A Love Supreme

Cafe Istanbul

An afternoon of music & art honoring the life and spirit, of John Coltrane. Celebrate…