NOLA celebrates 2015 Bicentennial Battle of New Orleans

History buffs and New Orleans devotees alike will want to head to the Crescent City January 6-8, 2015 for celebrations saluting the 200th anniversary of the Battle of New Orleans, the final and decisive battle in the War of 1812. … 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

Food, Football & Fun. Thanksgiving NOLA Style!

Turkey Day festivities in the Crescent City start early and, fitting a city that loves its parties, end a few days later. In between, visitors will be treated to great food, a fun parade, races and one of the greatest … Continue reading

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

Major New Orleans Events of the 2014 Season

Planning a New Orleans vacation in 2014?  Want to make sure you hit some of the area’s biggest events while you’re here?  The Avenue Inn Bed and Breakfast wants to help you plan the perfect getaway by offering up NOLA … 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

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