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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 in New Orleans, Louisiana-HGTV

Papa Noel and his alligators bring gifts to the children of New Orleans. This video is part of Top 10 Christmas Towns show hosted 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

Daria & The Hip Drops

Freret Street Publiq House

Most frequently compared to Lily Allen, or an unexpected blend of No Doubt colliding with…

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…

Burlesque Ballroom

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz Playhouse at Royal Sonesta

Friday Late Night 'Round Midnight - 2 a.m. A modern spin on a classic 1960's…