Bourbon, Boudin & Beer Festival 2014 in New Orleans

Guests at Avenue Inn Bed and Breakfast are always hungry to get a taste of real New Orleans food.  At the Bourbon, Boudin & Beer event, a benefit for the Emeril Lagasse Foundation, they’ll get a chance to taste a … Continue reading

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

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

Mardi Gras in Nola: The Best Valentine’s Gift of All!

Give your sweetie the gift of a lifetime, Mardi Gras in New Orleans! Mardi Gras 2015 runs from February 6-17, and rooms are going fast, so book yours today. Call Joe or Bebe at Avenue Inn Bed and Breakfast (800-490-8542) … Continue reading

Mysterious New Orleans Krewes and their Parades

When you visit New Orleans, you’ll undoubtedly hear references to Krewes.  While they may sound ominous, breathe easy: these groups are a bit like clubs for adults which host events throughout the city.  The reasons for their creation vary, most … Continue reading