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You're Invited: The Country Club's Birthday Celebration!

This Thursday, July 20 from 6-8PMThe Country Club New Orleans is inviting the community to celebrate its 40 years in the historic Bywater neighborhood. This free and open to the public event will provide complimentary sparkling wine and cake for all who join in the celebration.
 

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Dirty Linen Night is August 12th!

A perfect night to support local artists! Sponsored by The French Quarterly Magazine, this “dirty” gallery and shop hop is the French Quarter’s tongue-in-cheek answer to the more pristine White Linen Night, held the prior week in the Warehouse District. Art lovers and casual strollers are invited to visit the participating galleries and shops up and down the world-famous Royal Street and make purchases of fabulous artworks on display. To add to the fun, many of the participating gallery and shop owners give away dirty martinis and dirty rice.

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Tales of the Cocktail

July 18-23 This spirited festival salutes all things cocktail related. The five-day festival features spirited dinners around town that pair creative cocktails with great New Orleans cuisine, educational seminars, late night cocktail soirees, spirited luncheons and excursions, well-stocked tasting rooms and even a Spirited Awards ceremony, which recognizes the best bartenders, spirit writers, bars and cocktail experts in the spirit world. The world’s premier cocktail-centric festival brings together the international spirit community to mix and mingle with the brightest minds in mixology.

July 4th Fireworks Celebration

The Riverfront Marketing Group will once again host Go 4th on the River Dueling Barges Fireworks Show, beginning at 9pm over the Mississippi River. Other displays hosted by the Port of New Orleans will begin at 6pm.

Over 30 companies, local media and community sponsors are gearing up to present this event.

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Live Jazz Sunday Brunch with Gregory Agid Trio June 18th at Maison Dupuy

Sundays don’t get any better than this in New Orleans! Locals & visitors can rediscover a beloved tradition at The Maison Dupuy, one of the great Sunday Brunch originals, and a dining gem in a setting unsurpassed for delicious local food creations by talented Chef Matt Regan along with superb service and featuring some of New Orleans best musicians!

Sunday Brunch is served from 10:30 am to 2 pm. For reservations please call 504-648-6113.

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Concerts in the Courtyard June 16th: Johnny Sketch and the Dirty Notes

The Historic New Orleans Collection’s popular Concerts in the Courtyard series continues Friday, June 16th with the Johnny Sketch and the Dirty Notes. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.; the concert is from 6–8 p.m. THNOC’s Concerts in the Courtyard are an affordable way to enjoy live, authentic Louisiana music in the French Quarter. Admission is $10, free for THNOC members, and includes three beverages; wine, craft beer and soft drinks are served.More info

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Steamboat Natchez Family Fun Day – Saturday, June 17, 2017

The school year is ending and the summer is fast approaching. The New Orleans Steamboat Company invites local families to celebrate summer at the annual Family Fun Day on the Steamboat NATCHEZ, the last authentic steamboat on the Mississippi River. This event will take place on Saturday, June 17, 2017 from 2:30-4:30pm. Boarding begins at 2pm. In addition to a two hour narrated cruise down the river, guests can learn how the NATCHEZ operates by visiting the steam engine room.

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ART SPOTLIGHT: Gallery Arlo

With a backdrop of the beautiful St. Louis Cathedral, and a stone's throw from Jackson Square, Gallery Alro features thoughtfully curated collection of original paintings, glass and sculpture. The gallery is located at 837 Chartres Street. More info

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Concerts in the Courtyard series continues Friday, May 19

The Historic New Orleans Collection’s popular Concerts in the Courtyard series continues Friday, May 19 with the Sweet Olive String Band! A New Orleans-based group influenced by southern and rural song styles, the Sweet Olive String Band is known for vocal harmonies reminiscent of the country-brother duets of the 1930s and ‘40s. Doors open at 5:30 p.m.; the concert is from 6–8 p.m. THNOC’s Concerts in the Courtyard are an affordable way to enjoy live, authentic Louisiana music in the French Quarter.

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April 26th: Sippin the Courtyard at Maison Dupuy

Kick back and enjoy a cocktail at the Maison Dupuy's gorgeous courtyard. Happening the 26th from 5pm-8pm at the Maison Dupuy, located at 1001 Toulouse St. (corner Burgundy St.). This monthly event features Happy Hour prices for wine and beer, a specialty cocktail in honor of the monthly theme and Small Plates at Happy Hour prices from Executive Chef Matt Regan. Complimentary parking is provided in the hotel’s covered garage based on availability. The Bistreaux’s regular bar and daily dinner menu will also be available. For information, please call 648-6113.
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