March Events in NOLA: St. Patrick’s Day and More

It’s that time again.  Time to think past Mardi Gras to the next big celebration:  St. Patrick’s Day and the celebrations that surround it!  This year, the holiday falls on a Sunday, making for an entire weekend of celebration.  While … Continue reading

Enjoy a Thrilling New Orleans Halloween!

Around the rest of the United States, Halloween might look like this:  Children streaming from house to house, begging for candy.  Downtown in larger cities, there might be a single nightclub, sponsoring a costume-themed dance party.  Maybe your community will … Continue reading

Get Your Lederhosen Ready for NOLA’s Oktoberfest 2012

Although October is still three months away, it’s never too soon to make plans for NOLA’s annual Oktoberfest.  As one of the more popular area activities attracting up to 15,000 total guests, lodging options fill up quickly.  So plan your … Continue reading

Let Loose at the NOLA Jazz Fest

In 1970, Mahalia Jackson and Duke Ellington took part in a spontaneous jazz parade during the Louisiana Heritage Fair, and the NOLA Jazz Fest was born!  April 27- May 6, 2012 marks the 43rd annual New Orleans Jazz and Heritage … Continue reading