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

Spend Halloween 2012 at Our NOLA Bed and Breakfast

Across the country, you’ll find families trick-or-treating, adults (and some kids) attending parties, and all the “normal” holiday activities.  Here in NOLA?  Well it’s a little bit different, especially if you are staying at a New Orleans Bed and Breakfast!  … Continue reading

Guests Enjoy the Tastes and Tales of the Cocktail in New Orleans July 20-24, 2011

It is believed that the Sazerac was the very first true cocktail, and that it was “formulated”  in the early 1800’s by Antoine Amadee Peychaud, a NOLA pharmacist. Peychaud poured both his family’s recipe for stomach bitters and some French brandy … Continue reading