Event Schedule Updates Due to Coronavirus

SAENGER THEATRE: suspending all performances at the Saenger Theatre and Mahalia Jackson Theater until further notice. At this time, we are working toward rescheduling some of our upcoming performances. We will communicate schedule changes via social media, email and our websites. Ticket holders will be contacted directly.

MAHALIA JACKSON THEATER: Performances suspended until further notice.

The 2020 Tennessee Williams & New Orleans Lit Fest is Returns for its 34th Year

The Tennessee Williams & New Orleans Literary Festival returns to its home in the historic French Quarter for its 34th annual celebration of contemporary literature, culture, theater, and the works of Tennessee Williams. More than a typical book festival, TWNOLF showcases award-winning writers, actors, musicians, and other artists in over 150 events in the French Quarter and other New Orleans venues.

THNOC to Display College Football Championship Trophy Ahead of Big Game

Louisiana—With the New Orleans Saints headed to the playoffs and the LSU Tigers preparing for a title game against Clemson University, there is no shortage of football parties in south Louisiana, but The Historic New Orleans Collection—a regional history museum located in the French Quarter—is adding one more soirée to the schedule.

Caroling in Jackson Square Returns to the French Quarter December 22

One of the city’s most beloved holiday events will again be presented by Patio Planters of the Vieux Carre on Sunday, December 22, from 7-8 pm in historic Jackson Square. The free community sing-a-long brings thousands of visitors and locals alike together for a festive hour of holiday merriment, with carols led by Mayor LaToya Cantrell, District C Councilman Kristen Palmer, Archbishop Gregory Aymond, St. Louis Cathedral Rector Philip Landry and Dean David Allard duPlantier of Christ Church Cathedral.

Creole Christimas Tours December 27th-29th

Friends of the Cabildo presents: Creole Christmas Step back in time and join the Friends of the Cabildo for a tour of the French Quarter’s most cherished properties adorned in traditional Creole Christmas finery befitting the time and style of each historic residence! Your Creole Christmas tour experience includes an entertaining presentation of Reveillon traditions and their Creole origins at the Spring Fiesta House, as well as an assortment of seasonal refreshments.

New Orleans Jazz Museum Announces Second Annual Improvisations Gala on December 7, 2019

NEW ORLEANS (November 7, 2019) — The New Orleans Jazz Museum hosts the second annual Improvisations Gala on site at 400 Esplanade Avenue, New Orleans, on Saturday, December 7, 2019, from 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm.

Improvisations kicks off at 7:00 pm in the Jazz Museum’s intimate performance venue with an exclusive Patron Party, featuring cuisine by Ruth’s Chris, cocktails and private musical performances by Grammy award winners Dee Dee Bridgewater and Christian McBride, along with Adonis Rose and Detroit Brooks.

LUNA Lounge VIP Tickets to LUNA Fete on Sale Now!

LUNA Fête is a thrilling light-art festival for the whole family, produced by the Arts Council New Orleans.

LUNA Lounge is a heated VIP oasis nestled in the festival grounds.

Tickets include: Complimentary bites & non-alcoholic drinks, 2 cocktails for adults 21+, Dedicated restrooms,Exclusive light art installations.

The culinary and hospitality experience is exclusively provided by the exquisite LeBLANC+SMITH group who's brands include: CAVAN, Meauxbar, Longway Tavern, Sylvain, Barrel Proof, and Hotel Chloe.

FLASH SALE!! Improvisations Gala Tickets

As night falls, come together for an elegant and extemporized mix of music, dancing, art, and illuminations at our Improvisations Gala on Saturday, December 7, 2019.

Taking place throughout the New Orleans Jazz Museum from 8:00 pm to 11:00 pm, Improvisations features libations, gourmet local cuisine, a thrilling silent auction–featuring an exclusive artwork by Emilie Rhys, entertainment by world-class musicians, all set within the Luna Fete Celebration of Light and Music.