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5 things to know for 9/23-9/29

Fri, 09/23/16
Authored by Carrie Booher
1) Lots of live music coming your way on WWOZ this weekend and next week! Today around 11:30, catch Sam Price & the True Believers on the New Orleans Music Show. Tomorrow around noon, hear a preview of Cuban pianist Roberto Fonseca's free show at the George & Joyce Wein New... Read more

A Drop of Lonestar Stout at Irish Fest New Orleans 2016

Sat, 09/10/16
Authored by Sharon Armstrong
This year marks the third annual Irish Fest New Orleans, which will take place on Saturday, September 17 at the Kingsley House, 1600 Constance St. Headlining the festival this year is singer-songwriter and guitarist Jed Marum who, along with Scottish native Hugh Morrison, m... Read more

French Market's Downriver Festival - Sep. 10

Wed, 09/07/16
Authored by Carrie Booher
The fourth annual Downriver Festival will be held Saturday, September 10 at the Old U.S. Mint and French Market, featuring lectures, live music, a photography workshop, walking tours, and culinary demonstrations that celebrate all aspects of the Mississippi River’s influenc... Read more

Video: Tin Men at French Quarter Fest

Tue, 09/06/16
Here's a highlight from French Quarter Fest 2015 as the Tin Men perform 'Sit Down On The Banks Of The River,' a Reverend Gary Davis cover. Chaz breaks it down with one of the hottest washboard solos you'll ever see! Check out our New Music Spotlight on Tin Men's latest albu... Read more

Flood Relief Benefit Concerts This Week

Tue, 09/06/16
Authored by Carrie Booher
Some high profile names and talented musicians are bringing their collective efforts together for a big flood relief benefit show this Saturday. Enjoy some live local music and put your money towards helping our Louisiana neighbors as they put their lives and homes back tog... Read more

5 things to know for 9/2-9/8

Fri, 09/02/16
Authored by Carrie Booher
1) Long Labor Day weekend means lots to do in New Orleans! Southern Decadence will be in full swing in the French Quarter. The Louisiana Seafood Festival is going on in City Park with lots of local music and delicious seafood. 2) Jazz in the Park kicks off its 10th season o... Read more

Fall 2016 Jazz In the Park Schedule

Wed, 08/31/16
Authored by Carrie Booher
The fall 2016 Jazz in the Park schedule, happening at Armstrong Park, starts its 10th season on September 8. The free weekly concert series happens each Thursday and runs through the first week of November. In addition to the great live music, Jazz in the Park also hosts a ... Read more

Hurricane Katrina: 11 Years After

Mon, 08/29/16
On this 11th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, take a look back at part of the "Ten Years After" commemoration event that happened at the site of the levee breach in the Lower 9th Ward. This special commemoration event, led by numerous members of the Lower 9th Ward communit... Read more

5 things to know for 8/26-9/1

Thu, 08/25/16
1) People throughout southern Louisiana are beginning to rebuild their lives after unexpected heavy flooding inundated the region last week. If you want to help, or are looking for resources to help yourself, family, or friends, check out our Flood Relief: What You Can Do p... Read more

Video from Whitney White Linen Night 2016

Wed, 08/17/16
Scenes from this year's White Linen Night in the Warehouse District on August 6. Attendees adorned in white perused the many art galleries along Julia Street then partied at the Contemporary Arts Center afterwards. Read more

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