BOO! Eerie Haunts & Scary Fun At Halloween in NOLA

When it comes to Halloween, no city in the country puts as much soul or craziness into the holiday as the Crescent City. You’ll find haunted houses, world-class cemeteries, wild costumes and parties into the witching hours. It’s all too … Continue reading

Satchmo Summer Fest a Weekend Tribute to NOLA’s Favorite Son

With a mega-watt smile, distinctive gravely voice, and sweet-sounding trumpet, Louis Armstrong etched his place as a jazz master, and lives on as our city’s beloved native son. His charisma is still felt in the streets of New Orleans, and … Continue reading

New Orleans Cajun-Zydeco Fest a Not-To-Miss June Event

Mark your calendar for the ninth annual Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival, June 6-7, 2015. This free, dance-happy celebration pays tribute to two of NOLA’s signature music genres—and it’s guaranteed to be one big, fun party. Famous for its music (one of … Continue reading

Big Names, Cool Music Mix at NOLA Jazz & Heritage Festival

Mark your calendar for April 24 through May 3, 2015, because you’re not going to want to miss this: the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. Big-name national and local musicians carry on the tradition of Mahalia Jackson and Duke … 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

NOLA Downtown Music and Arts Festival 2013

We would like to formally invite all musicians and music lovers to stay with us during September 26, 27, and 28, 2013 for the Downtown Music and Arts Festival, presented by the Music Business institute, partnering with Cutting Edge Conferences … Continue reading

Save the Date: New Orleans Summer Events 2013

Here in NOLA, you’re bound to find an event or festival going on, no matter which weekend you visit!  While we’ve talked about many of these events in the past, you may be interested in updated dates and features for … Continue reading