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A Louisiana Parlor:…

Oct 4 - 11, 2015
This exhibition is in celebration of the acquisition of a superb Rococo Revival… more

Ashe Cultural Arts…

Oct 4 - 4, 2015
Join us for Ashe to Amen: the Enduring Spirituality of People of African… more

City Park Pumpkin…

Oct 4 - 25, 2015
Get ready for some nonstop fall fun at New Orleans' City Park! Located at City… more

Collective Media…

Oct 4 - 25, 2015
Join Longue Vue for the first opening of its three-part "Collective… more

Fats Domino & Dave…

Oct 4 - Dec 27, 2015
Join us at the Carver Theater for a Music Tribute honoring Legendary Musicians… more

Gretna Heritage…

Oct 4 - 4, 2015
Join us in celebrating the Gretna Heritage Festival, encompassing 25 city… more

Hell Yes Fest

Oct 4 - 11, 2015
HUKA Entertainment and The New Movement are proud to announce the 4th Annual… more

Longue Vue House and…

Oct 4 - 11, 2015
For the 10th Anniversary of the storm, Longue Vue will commemorate the revival… more

New Orleans Saints…

Oct 4 - 4, 2015
The New Orleans Saints & the Dallas Cowboys kick-off at 7:30 pm. more

New Orleans Swing…

Oct 4 - 5, 2015
Dancers and vintage enthusiasts from all over the world are preparing to visit… more

Newcomb Art Museum of…

Oct 04, 2015 - Jan 03, 2016
Join us for the  Exhibition: "A Shared Space: KAWS, Karl Wirsum,… more

SoFAB presents Cirque…

Oct 4 - 4, 2015
The Southern Food and Beverage Museum is happy to announce that the Cirque de… more

Southern Rep presents…

Oct 4 - 10, 2015
Does art imitate life or vice versa? In this effervescent romantic comedy by… more

The Foundation…

Oct 4 - 30, 2015
Join us at the Foundation Gallery for  House: Group Exhibition with Andrew… more

The Photography of…

Oct 04, 2015 - Mar 01, 2016
The Photography of Modernist Cuisine: The Exhibition, a collection of over 50… more

The Sweat Social…

Oct 4 - Dec 20, 2015
Designed for wellness travelers visiting New Orleans, the Sweat Social offers… more

Treme Festival

Oct 4 - 4, 2015
On the first weekend of October, the famous Tremé neighborhood will host… more

Trinity Artist Series…

Oct 4 - 4, 2015
"Uncle Wayne" Daigrepont, presents his special brand of entertaining… more

7th Annual Pumpkin…

Oct 5 - 31, 2015
The Lutcher/Gramercy Lions Club presents its 7th Annual Pumpkin Patch at the… more

Preservation Hall…

Oct 5 - 5, 2015
Live New Orleans Jazz Nightly! more

A Louisiana Parlor:…

Oct 4 - 11, 2015
This exhibition is in celebration of the acquisition of a superb Rococo Revival… more

LRA "We Live to Eat" Gift Certificates Make Perfect Holiday Gifts

Media Contact:

Erica Papillion
(504) 454-2277, ext. 569

        LRA "We Live to Eat" Gift Certificates Make Perfect Holiday Gifts

METAIRIE, La.-The Louisiana Restaurant Association (LRA) "We Live to Eat" Dining Gift Certificates have proven to be a popular gift, both with businesses and individuals seeking gift ideas for employees, clients, suppliers and other associates.

LRA "We Live to Eat" Dining Gift Certificates are the perfect gift because recipients can choose where they want to dine. They are redeemable at more than 400 participating LRA member restaurants throughout the state and are processed just like cash-both for the restaurateur and the customer.

LRA "We Live to Eat" Dining Gift Certificates are available in $10, $25 and $50 denominations. They may be purchased:

  • At the LRA office, 2700 N. Arnoult Road, Metairie, LA 70002, Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m. Closed December 23.
  • By phone, (504) 454-2277 or (800) 256-4572.
  • Online,

Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Discover are accepted, as well as checks and cash. The gift certificates may be picked up at the LRA office or mailed within two days after the order is received. The LRA is not liable for any lost or damaged orders. Recipients will also be provided with a list of all participating LRA member restaurants.

For more information and for a complete list of participating LRA restaurants, visit the LRA website at or call Susan Perkins at the LRA, (800) 256-4572 or (504) 454-2277.



The Louisiana Restaurant Association is one of the largest business organizations in the state, representing restaurant operations and related businesses. The restaurant industry in Louisiana is one the state's largest private employer, providing jobs to 182,200 residents. Restaurants in Louisiana are expected to generate sales of $6.2 billion in 2011.