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12th Annual Saints…

Mar 28 - 29, 2015
The festival features panel discussions and master classes on literary topics… more

Andrew Jackson: Hero…

Mar 28 - 29, 2015
THNOC's exhibition tracks Jackson's rise from humble beginnings to immortality… more

Artist Spotlight…

Mar 28 - 31, 2015
New Orleans-based woodturning artist Tom Dunne will be the featured artist in… more

Ashe Cultural Arts…

Mar 28 - 28, 2015
We invite you to experience Ashé Cultural Arts Center's fourth annual… more

Edgar Degas: The…

Mar 28 - May 24, 2015
Featuring drawings, prints, sculpture, and photographs, all from a single… more

EN MAS’: Carnival and…

Mar 28 - Jun 7, 2015
Curated by Claire Tancons, Krista Thompson, EN MAS': Carnival and Performance… more

Exploring SAORI:…

Mar 28 - 28, 2015
This 2-hour weaving taster with artists Nancy Rhett and Jenny Pelc will provide… more

Hogs for the Cause

Mar 28 - 28, 2015
Eighty teams of BBQ competitors, comprised of a mix of some of the region's… more

Indy Race Day at…

Mar 28 - 28, 2015
Join us for the Indy Race Day at Champions Square, featuring vintage sports… more

Jim Roche: Cultural…

Mar 28 - Jul 12, 2015
Born in 1943, Jim Roche received a BA from Florida State University (1961)… more

Kikuo Saito at…

Mar 28 - Apr 4, 2015
Octavia Art Gallery is pleased to present a selection of works from New York… more

Kinder Garden - Play,…

Mar 28 - 28, 2015
Kinder Garden for kids ages 18 months to 5 years has moved to the last Saturday… more

Le Petit Theatre…

Mar 28 - 29, 2015
Donald Margulies' Pulitzer Prize-winning play tells the story of a couple… more

Louisiana Crawfish…

Mar 28 - 29, 2015
Enjoy authentic Cajun cuisine such as Crawfish pie, Fried Crawfish Tall… more

M.S. Rau Antiques…

Mar 28 - May 4, 2015
Long established and leading art, antiques and jewelry specialist M.S. Rau… more

Maple Leaf Bar…

Mar 28 - 28, 2015
Join us for live entertainment featuring Johnny Sketch & the Dirty Notes. … more

Mark Steinmetz: South

Mar 28 - May 10, 2015
Mark Steinmetz lives and works in Athens, Georgia. His work transcends the… more

N'Kafu Traditional…

Mar 28 - 28, 2015
N'Kafu Traditional African Dance Company presents its annual concert, M'Batle… more

NOLA Food Fest

Mar 28 - 29, 2015
Sample over 50 America's hometown eats from around the country. Four blocks in… more

NOMA Egg Hunt and…

Mar 28 - 28, 2015
Mark your calendars for the NOMA Egg Hunt in the Sydney and Walda Besthoff… more

12th Annual Saints…

Mar 28 - 29, 2015
The festival features panel discussions and master classes on literary topics… more

Riverwalk Marketplace Announces a Ho Ho Holiday Santa Photo Opportunity

Media Contact:
Lauren Wakeman
Riverwalk Marketing Manager
504.684.1939 (office)
504.427.5457 (cell)

Santa Claus Photos and Amended Mall Hours at Riverwalk

New Orleans, La. (October 31, 2011) - This holiday season, Santa Claus will be at Riverwalk Marketplace from Friday, November 25 to Saturday, December 24 posing for photos, hearing holiday wishes and learning who was naughty and who was nice from both New Orleanian little and big kids.

Santa Claus' hours of operation for photos at Riverwalk are as follows:
Monday - Saturday 10 a.m. - 1p.m.; 2 p.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m. - 1p.m.; 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday, December 24 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.; 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.

In addition, Santa will welcome his four-legged friends on Tuesday, December 13 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. for Pet Night photos. Riverwalk welcomes dogs and cats only for Pet Night. All dogs and cats must be leashed and accompanied by their owner while onsite for photos. Riverwalk's Santa Claus photos are operated by Cherry Hill Photo. Photo rates and further information available at Santa's Riverwalk workshop, located on Level B of Riverwalk Marketplace effective November 25.

Riverwalk Marketplace will also operate the below amended holiday hours to accommodate our customers' holiday shopping needs. Regular hours apply for dates not listed below.

Thursday, November 24 Mall Closed
Sunday, November 27 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday, December 2 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday, December 4 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday, December 9 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sunday, December 11 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday, December 18 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday, December 23 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Saturday, December 24 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday, December 25 Mall Closed
Sunday, January 1 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

To learn more about Riverwalk Marketplace ‘s holiday happenings visit, or follow us on Facebook or Twitter (@RiverwalkNOLA).

About Riverwalk Marketplace
Riverwalk Marketplace is owned and managed by The Howard Hughes Corporation. The Howard Hughes Corporation is a preeminent developer and operator of a diverse portfolio of real estate assets in premier locations including, master planned communities and long-term mixed use properties in the United States. For more information about Riverwalk Marketplace visit The Howard Hughes Corporation is traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol HHC. For more information, visit