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Spring 2019 at the Dew Drop (Mandeville)

Sat, 03/09/19
The Dew Drop Social & Benevolent Hall in Mandeville launches their Spring 2019 concert season on Saturday, March 9! All concerts run 6:30-9p unless otherwise noted. See the full schedule below: Saturday, March 9: Steve Pistorius & The Southern Syncopators Saturday, March 23... Read more

Wednesdays at the Square: Spring 2019

Tue, 03/19/19
Authored by Carrie Booher
YLC's Wednesdays at the Square series returns this week with performances from Big Sam’s Funky Nation with RumpleSTEELskin at Lafayette Square. Each concert runs from 5:30-8:30p. Check out the full schedule for this season below: March 20: Big Sam’s Funky Nation with Rumpl... Read more

French Quarter Fest 2019 Lineup Announced

Tue, 01/29/19
The music lineup for the 2019 French Quarter Festival is out! This year's festival is April 11-14 at stages throughout the French Quarter. See for full information about the music, food, kids activities, and other offerings.  Day-by-day lineup is belo... Read more

Congo Square Rhythms Fest: March 30-31, 2019

Sun, 01/27/19
Mardi Gras Indians, African dance, dance, brass bands, luscious jazz, soul-funk, Garifuna music from Honduras and West African highlife – all these are in store for music fans at the 12th annual Congo Square Rhythms Festival, presented by the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Fou... Read more

Christmas tree lighting with Kermit Ruffins, free concerts + more

Sun, 11/25/18
Authored by Carrie Booher
Kermit Ruffins will be ringing in the season in style on Friday, November 30 at the French Market's Christmas tree lighting ceremony. This free event will be held at Washington Artillery Park (across Decatur from Jackson Square) from 5:30-7:30p. It also includes a performan... Read more

Improv Across The Arts, a Tricentennial Conference Nov. 30-Dec. 2

Wed, 11/14/18
Authored by Carrie Booher
Improv Across The Arts, a Tricentennial Conference, will be taking place at venues across New Orleans starting Friday, November 30 and running through Sunday, December 1. This dynamic conference is bringing together internationally known performers, artists, and scholars in... Read more

Sun Ra Arkestra at Music Box Village Nov. 16 and 17

Sat, 11/10/18
Authored by Carrie Booher
Join us on Friday, November 16 and Saturday, November 17 as we present the Sun Ra Arkestra in partnership with The Music Box Village!  This is the first time the Arkestra has been in New Orleans in 15 years and they're sure to put on an out-of-this-world show at this venue ... Read more

Free Tricentennial Soul concert at Xavier, Sun. 3p

Sat, 11/03/18
Authored by Carrie Booher
Clarinetist and music historian Dr. Michael White will host "Tricentennial Soul: 300 Years of Black Music in New Orleans" at Xavier University's McCaffrey Ballroom on Sunday, November 4 starting at 3p.  "Tricentennial Soul" is a free concert and discussion about the musical... Read more

Video only: Sync Up 'DIY Graphics for Social Media'

Sun, 10/28/18
Sync Up, the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation's series of free educational and networking workshops for the entertainment industry, returns with a slate of events designed for independent and aspiring artists. November's event will focus around DIY social media graphi... Read more

Gentilly Fest: Oct. 12-14, 2018

Sat, 10/06/18
Authored by Carrie Booher
Gentilly Fest is happening this Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at Pontchartrain Park playground, located at the corner of Press and Prentiss.  On Friday at 8:30p, the festival will unveil its commemorative poster designed by artist Harold Bradford. Then an "evening under the ... Read more

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