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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…

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

Rebirth Brass Band @ Maple Leaf Bar

Maple Leaf Bar

Come check out the Grammy Award- winning Rebirth Brass Band perform every Tuesday at the…

Congo Square Preservation Society presents Sunday Drum Circle

Congo Square

We ARE Saving A Place for YOU in Congo Square! CONGO SQUARE SUNDAYS (approximately) 3PM…

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

Le Petit Theatre

Paul Sanchez's musical adaptation of Dan Baum's 2009 book tells the story of the city…