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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.

Martin Lawrence Gallery to Host Opening Reception of Rare Exhibition

The public is invited for a special presentation of breathtaking artworks by many of the greatest artists of the 20th century featuring the works of Picasso, Chagall, Miró and Dalí.

A world-class exhibition celebrating the spirit and genius of extraordinary artists whose insight and vision produced crowning achievements in modern art and culture.

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Henry's Gin Bar Opens at NOPSI Hotel in the CBD

NEW ORLEANS (August 23, 2019) – NOPSI Hotel, New Orleans, a luxury hotel and community gathering place located in the heart of the Central Business District, is pleased to announce the opening of Henry’s Gin Bar – the city’s first and only gin bar, aptly named for New Orleans’ notoriously law-abiding saloonkeeper and inventor of the gin fizz, Henry C. Ramos.

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Celebrate the 4th of July at Go 4th on the River!

Celebrate America’s birthday along the historic New Orleans Riverfront with the FREE Go 4th on the River Fireworks Show at 9:00 p.m. on July 4th! Produced by the Riverfront Marketing Group (RMG), this FREE spectacular fireworks display can be seen from the East and West Banks of the river from the Outlet Collection at Riverwalk to Crescent Park at French Market District.

Donation Drive at the Saenger Theatre

Donation Drive at the The Saenger Theatre! COME FROM AWAY is an uplifting story about strangers coming together and helping one another during extreme time of need. For this reason, Hancock Whitney Broadway in New Orleans, will host a special donation drive at the Saenger Theatre from Tuesday, May 28 – Sunday, June 2 to benefit local organization Covenant House. Theatre goers to donate the following suggested new toiletry items to help the residents of Covenant House: Shampoo, conditioner, soap Shaving cream, aftershave Toothbrushes, toothpaste Deodorant Shower flip-flops

Krewe of Turtles Parade at Brennan's

On Mother’s Day weekend, Saturday, May 11, 2019, Brennan’s will celebrate the turtles at the annual parade in their honor with a festive journey down Royal Street in “The Slowest Second Line on Earth” -- complete with a police escort and KinFolk Brass Band procession. In their "home sweet home" tribute, the 10 turtles ride in style on custom festooned wagons decorated by the Brennan’s staff and their families - each float portraying the meaning behind its namesake mother sauce.

FQM Jumps Canal Street and Opens its Pages to the CBD and The Warehouse District!!

French Quarterly Magazine is crossing Canal Street and bringing its flare and NOLA joie de vivre to the CBD and Warehouse District.

Long hailed as the essential pocket guide to the French Quarter, FQM will now also cover the best and the brightest hot spots in the CBD and surrounding areas.

The best places to eat, drink, and BE seen, will be showcased alongside the influential people and foot stomping events on the other side of Canal!!

We bring it big, we bring it colorful, and we are ready to take the CBD by storm.