Time To Get Crackin! NOLA Oyster Fest, June 2-3, 2018

Mark your calendars, all you oyster fans, because the annual two-day New Orleans Oyster Fest is coming June 2-3, 2018. The free event is a love fest to our favorite mollusk, and some of the Big Easy’s best restaurants will … Continue reading

NOLA Jazz & Heritage Fest & Avenue Inn Special

Be sure to add this date to your smart phone’s calendar: the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival is coming April 27-May 6, 2018. (See below for Avenue Inn’s festival package). The festival celebrates the indigenous music and culture of … Continue reading

NOLA French Quarter Fest: April 12-15, 2018

The South’s largest, free music fest is returning to the Big Easy this spring, and it’s one event music fans won’t want to miss. So mark your calendar! The 35th annual French Quarter Festival is April 12-15, 2018. 23 stages … Continue reading

NOLA’s Old New Orleans Rum Distillery

While Americans have been avid rum drinkers since our founding, it took until 1995 before any company in the continental United States actually made it. That changed when Old New Orleans Rum Distillery procured its distiller’s license. Fast-forward twenty years, … Continue reading

Achafalaya A Stellar Brunch Spot in New Orleans

Not far from Avenue Inn, in the Irish Channel neighborhood, is where you’ll find Achafalaya—and what a find it is! Blending comfort and elegance, Achafalaya and turns out delicious food rooted in Cajun and Creole with wonderful contemporary twists. Set in … Continue reading