It’s Parades and Wild Times at Mardi Gras New Orleans 2015

In New Orleans, a city known for great times, Mardi Gras is the knock-out party of the year, with multiple days of parades, music and raucous fun, culminating on Fat Tuesday, February 17, 2015. Now’s the time to start planning … Continue reading

New Orleans Holiday Events add the Merry to Christmas!

No other American city does Christmas season like New Orleans. With its unique traditions and events, you’ll find so many choices, you may just need to plan more than a weekend visit (Avenue Inn Bed and Breakfast can help you … Continue reading

NOLA Southern Food and Beverage Museum a Delicious Treat.

For an educational facility, the Southern Food and Beverage Museum (SoFAB) is one tasty venue, offering a cornucopia of exhibits and programs. If you love Southern food—and honestly, who doesn’t—this is a must-stop on any trip to New Orleans. To … 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