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Planning your post-pandemic travels and adventures? You don't have to look too far. Wanderfest, the world's first outdoor travel festival for women hosted by Wanderful, just released tickets for the March 2022 event taking place at the Spanish Plaza at the Riverwalk. Hundreds of travel lover… Read more

Valentine's Day may look different this year, but there are still plenty of ways to celebrate! Bakeries and restaurants are continuing to serve tasty fare and desserts, while shops are getting in the spirit with plenty of pink and red gifts and gear. Below, a few ways to mark the occasion wi… Read more

Looking for a quick, safe getaway? Paloma Lake, a 53-acre private lake just 20 miles from New Orleans, welcomes visitors of ages and backgrounds to experience its luxury lodges and cabins. The property was designed and constructed with the outdoor enthusiast in mind and for those who like to… Read more

If you've resolved to shop locally, pick up yoga or meditation, or visit museums more often, New Orleans Museum of Art has you covered on all fronts. The museum is starting the year off with plenty of opportunities to get a head start on your resolutions with free admission, beautiful exhibi… Read more

Treat someone (or yourself!) to the gift of music this season while supporting local musicians with Preservation Hall. Members of its musical collective will deliver Preservation HALLiday Gram merchandise packages (complete with a performance!) in Orleans and Jefferson Parishes starting Frid… Read more

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After a difficult year (to say the least!), it seems like everyone is in the spirit to celebrate the holidays twofold. Singers Elizabeth Lyons and Corri English, in collaboration with Daou Vineyards and BMI, are spreading cheer with their new, catchy song called "Feelin' Like Christmas". Read more

The New Orleans Culinary & Hospitality Institute is hosting a festive and COVID-friendly activity on its rooftop. This December, enjoy an intimate moving screening with a themed dinner, cocktail pairings, and panoramic views of the city.  Read more

Looking for a unique Halloween experience this year? Join JAMNOLA during their Halloween Artist Takeover with local costumer and makeup artist La Adorna. House of Eclectic Souls is a five-day event that begins Tuesday, October 27 through Saturday, October 27. The experiences on Friday and Sa… Read more

Join the Historic New Orleans Collection this season for their slate of free Virtual Field Trips which are all open to the public. Students, parents, historic buffs, and more can explore New Orleans and Louisiana's vast history through the presentations and chat with THNOC staff. Read more

It's almost the weekend! Whether you're catching up on work, errands, or have a fun-filled day scheduled, these events (both virtual and in-person) are great local additions to your weekend lineup.  Read more

Ensure a musical end to your weekend with Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra's new streamed series. Suite Sundays is kicking off Sunday, July 26 and will bring music, sweets, and a bottle of wine to homes across New Orleans. The debut event will feature music by Florence Price, Beethoven, Piaz… Read more

Looking for Fourth of July plans? Z Event Company is hosting a socially distant drive-in music festival and fireworks show on Saturday, July 4. The family friendly six-hour event follows the success of a drive-in showing of Grease, which took place in May. Read more

Join Forever Publishing and Garden District Book Shop for an exclusive event featuring New Orleans author Farrah Rochon and her latest novel The Boyfriend Project. The virtual launch party is scheduled for Tuesday, June 9 at 6 p.m. and will feature a discussion with bestselling author and po… Read more

While this Summer is sure to be different than those of the past, there are still events across New Orleans to look forward to. From days dedicated to nonprofits to movie nights to luxury real estate auctions, these virtual events taking place this June are worth noting.  Read more

As the city slowly begins to move forward with reopening, many businesses and organizations continue to offer virtual programming. The Historic New Orleans Collection has two upcoming events that are meant to bring people together while still remaining physically apart. Whether you're a movi… Read more

Distinguishing one day from another has become a more frequent and difficult puzzle to solve, but adding in something to look forward to during this quarantine might be the trick. Whether you're at home with your significant other, your family, or your roommate, declaring a night dedicated t… Read more

Looking for new ways to give back to New Orleans during the COVID-19 crisis? Avery Rowan, a local artist, and Commander's Palace are currently holding auctions to support the efforts of the Greater New Orleans Foundation and Feed the Front Line Nola. Whether you're walking away with a new pi… Read more

Looking for new sources of entertainment for your housebound kids? Little Miss Muffin has discounted their vast selection of creative and educational toys and activities. Offering a 25% discount on everything from puzzles to craft sets, the options are plentiful for all ages and interests. B… Read more

There is sure to be a moment (or several moments) of boredom during this period of social distancing. While streaming services like Netflix offer hours of entertainment, we suggest stretching your creative muscles with a craft kit. There are kits for all types of crafting—painting, embroider… Read more

You've completed your puzzle and done all of your Spring cleaning. Now what? Skip the screen time and go back to basics with a good old-fashioned coloring page. Artists and big brands are offering free downloads covering everything from New Orleans architecture to your child's favorite Disne… Read more

As we settle into our new reality, it's important to remember that New Orleans can still be experienced from home. Whether it's virtually visiting a museum or enjoying a workout from a New Orleans studio, there are plenty of ways to enjoy the city and its many offerings, while also following… Read more

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With directions to stay home amid COVID-19, we're making the most of our downtime. After work and school are over for the day, we suggest turning off the screens, ordering in from your favorite New Orleans eatery, and settling in with a new game or puzzle. Looking for some suggestions? We've… Read more

On Wednesday, March 11, New Orleanians can experience the musical history of Louisiana through Musical Louisiana: America's Culture Heritage. The free, annual concert is presented by The Historic New Orleans Collection and the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra at St. Louis Cathedral. Read more

Now that Mardi Gras is behind us, it's the perfect time to rest and relax. Kidding, of course! March is chock-full of amazing events covering food, art, literature, music, and St. Patrick's Day. Take advantage of the cooler temperatures (hopefully!) and seize the day with these 11 festivals,… Read more

Looking to switch up your Mardi Gras plans? If you're tired of doing the same thing each year or just can't host anymore, these three places are holding parties for parades throughout the week. Whether you're Uptown or Downtown, there's a spot for you and your krewe to comfortably eat, drink… Read more