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

French Quarter Festival, New Orleans Event

What do 21 stages, a half-milion people, dance lessons, and musician adoptions have in common?  Why they’re all part of the annual French Quarter Festival in New Orleans!  And Avenue Inn Bed and Breakfast welcomes you as our New Orleans … Continue reading

One of a Kind Gifts, Artisan Gifts, New Orleans Holiday Shopping

Updated August 11, 2014:  When our guests were looking for those perfect, one-of-a-kind gifts for their friends and family around Christmas or throughout the year, we loved referring them to Gallery Veriditas.  Sadly, that shop is now closed, but here’s … Continue reading