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Things to do in New Orleans this weekend

Things to do in New Orleans this weekend

November 8, 2013  |  Upcoming Events

The weekend is here! And there’s so much to do in the next couple of days that you should start making your plans now. This weekend is probably one of the best times in November to be in New Orleans. Here are our recommendations for thin… Read More »

November Things To Do in New Orleans

November Things To Do in New Orleans

October 31, 2013  |  Upcoming Events

November in New Orleans means food, football and shopping. However, it’s New Orleans, so we don’t stop there.  November brings several food centric festivals, a football tradition putting two rival colleges head to head, a music e… Read More »

Krewe of Boo just makes Halloween better

Krewe of Boo just makes Halloween better

October 28, 2013  |  New Orleans

If you missed Krewe of Boo’s parade Saturday night, then you really missed out on a lot. We caught the parade as it rounded Canal Street. Hundreds of people lined the streets, and this year’s throws were pretty great. Besides the s… Read More »

What to wear in New Orleans: The Fall Edition

What to wear in New Orleans: The Fall Edition

October 14, 2013  |  New Orleans

Everyone wants to know about the weather in New Orleans. It’s one of the most frequently asked questions that we receive at ExperienceNewOrleans.com via the online contact form or on the Facebook page. I don't blame you, I understan… Read More »

Things to do this weekend (Oct 11-13, 2013)

Things to do this weekend (Oct 11-13, 2013)

October 10, 2013  |  Upcoming Events

Make sure you’re hungry and bring your dancing shoes to New Orleans. Oh and did I mention there's a film festival going on all over the city? This weekend, October 11 to 13 is packed full of fun events all over the New Orleans region. &n… Read More »

Lee Tucker, the 'grandfather' of Jackson Square artists

Lee Tucker, the 'grandfather' of Jackson Square artists

October 7, 2013  |  New Orleans

When Lee Tucker was a kid, he had an unlimited supply of paper. His dad worked for a company that periodically re-designed all of its business forms. When the new ones came in, the old ones, which were blank on the back, went out. So Tucker d… Read More »

Prize Pack Giveaway Winner (And a new contest)

Prize Pack Giveaway Winner (And a new contest)

October 4, 2013  |  New Orleans

And the winner is… Cheri G. of Tupelo, Mississippi. Congrats Cheri! She won a three day, two night stay in New Orleans! The  prize pack includes two nights at the historic Maison Dupuy, located in the beautiful French Quart… Read More »

October 2013 things to do

October 2013 things to do

September 30, 2013  |  Upcoming Events

September flew by and with it, the hot weather. Finally, the cooler weather is starting to settle in and that means the festivals are back in a big way. Weather you love music or food, New Orleans has a festival that I’m sure you’ll lo… Read More »

Steamboat Stomp: The Jazz Festival that Floats

Steamboat Stomp: The Jazz Festival that Floats

September 23, 2013  |  Upcoming Events

Good news for jazz enthusiasts – New Orleans is about to be home to yet another jazz festival. Except this one floats. Many great jazz musicians, including Louis Armstrong and Fate Marable, got their start playing on riverboats traveling… Read More »

Ditch the men. This NOLA trip is for girls only

Ditch the men. This NOLA trip is for girls only

September 12, 2013  |  New Orleans

No kids. No men. No parents. No stress. That’s what a girlfriends getaway is all about. New Orleans is one of the best places for girls just to be girls, but we frequently get asked for recommendations on what to do in the city on a… Read More »