TWFest 2024 Returns with Literary Events, Award Winners, and Lots of New Orleans Flavor

January 23, 2024

NEW ORLEANS—Kicking off on Sunday, March 17 with the beloved Stella Shouting Contest, the Tennessee Williams and New Orleans Literary Festival returns to the historic French Quarter for its 38th annual celebration of contemporary literature, theatre, New Orleans culture, and, of course, Tennessee Williams. Literary, theatre, music, and cultural events are set for March 20 – 24. […]

Hip Hop Artists To Perform at Concert To Benefit Louis Armstrong Summer Jazz Camp

July 4, 2023

Two Grammy award-winning New Orleans born Hip Hop icons Darrius “Deezle” Harrison and Adam “BlaqNmilD” Pigott will be joining NEA Jazz Master Donald Harrison Jr., famed jazz trumpet/instrumentalist Dr. Eddie Henderson, and other musicians on Wednesday, July 5, for the annual fundraising concert to support the Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong Summer Jazz Camp. A tribute to the […]

Downtown Super Sunday Set for April 2 Along Bayou St. John

April 1, 2023

Hundreds of Black Masking Indians representing various Indian nations will be parading in their 2023 suits at the 11 th Annual Circle of Chiefs Indian Cha Wa Downtown Super Sunday, April 2. The theme of this year’s event is “Kids of the Nation.” Also featured will be the P-Town Steppers and the Lady P-Town Steppers. Other guest performers include the Original Black Seminole Baby Dolls and the Big 6 Brass Band.

Your Go to List of Events Happening in the Crescent City for New Years Eve

December 27, 2021

Since it’s been an…interesting two years, it’s no surprise that people are ready to ring in 2022 in style. Because everything was shut down for New Year’s Eve last year, it seems like everyone has plans to start 2022 right. There are parties and fancy dinners happening everywhere; if you’re like me, you never think […]

Armstrong Park Stakeholders Plan Voter Registration Drive; Await Council Action on Change to Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance

July 14, 2021

The Save Our Soul Coalition (SOS) will hold a voter registration drive Saturday, July 17 at Optimus Entertainment, 9820 Lake Forest Blvd. SOS opposes the proposed relocation of City Hall to the Morris F.X. Jeff Municipal Auditorium in Armstrong Park. The effort to educate and sign-up new voters will take place from 2 p.m. until […]

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