New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival: Music, Food & Crafts

The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival is one of the biggest and best events in town. Presented by the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Foundation, this yearly celebration of music and local culture is one to put on your bucket list … Continue reading

Red Chair Travels to Avenue Inn Bed and Breakfast in NOLA

You may have heard about lawn ornaments that go missing, only to have their owners find photos of their travels in the mail.  Or maybe you’re aware of the Flat Stanley projects of grade-schoolers across the country, where a lowly … Continue reading

Tour French Quarter to Carrollton on St Charles Streetcar

Just outside our welcoming inn is a convenient and popular mode of transportation: the St. Charles Streetcar Line.  But this isn’t just any old streetcar line.  It is a historic, record-setting wonder with gorgeous scenery, shopping, eating, and discovery!  Let … Continue reading

Discover New Orleans Through the Louisiana State Museum

Most museums are buildings which house collections of historical importance.  Here in Louisiana, we do things a bit differently!  OUR State Museum isn’t just one building – it is a collection of historical locations throughout the state which hold significant … Continue reading

Spring Fiesta March 2014: An Historic NOLA Event

Each year the New Orleans Spring Fiesta Association hosts the Spring Fiesta.  This classic event has helped to celebrate the area’s history, historic architecture, and the preservation of both since 1937.  This year, the Festival is celebrated on the weekends … Continue reading