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"Organ and Labyrinth"…

Oct 21 - 21, 2014
Join us for  "Organ and Labyrinth" and Candlelight with Albinas… more

25th Annual New…

Oct 21 - 23, 2014
The New Orleans Film Festival- Louisiana's only industry-recognized film… more

Kinder Garden: Creepy…

Oct 21 - 21, 2014
Play, learn and grow in this hands-on introduction to the world of gardens for… more

Maple Leaf Bar…

Oct 21 - 28, 2014
Join us for live entertainment featuring the Grammy Award winning ReBirth Brass… more

Standing in the…

Oct 21 - Nov 25, 2014
"Standing in the Shadows (no more)" is a series of narrative quilting… more

Standing in the…

Oct 21 - Nov 25, 2014
"Standing in the Shadows (No More)" is a series of narrative quilting… more

THE GUANTÁNAMO PUBLIC…

Oct 21 - 30, 2014
This traveling exhibit examines the history of the U.S. naval base in… more

The Mysterious…

Oct 21 - Nov 23, 2014
You are invited to the Mysterious Wisterias Plantation for an evening of music… more

The Victory Belles…

Oct 21 - Nov 19, 2014
Noted for their close harmonies and synchronized dance steps, the Andrews… more

The Victory Belles…

Oct 21, 2014 - Jun 24, 2015
Noted for their close harmonies and synchronized dance steps, the Andrews… more

Tommy Castro & the…

Oct 21 - 21, 2014
Join us for live entertainment  at the Maple Leaf Bar featuring Tommy… more

Tricks... Treats...…

Oct 21 - Nov 8, 2014
Kids won't want to miss this strange tour when we pull away the mask and see… more

"America's Wartime…

Oct 22 - 22, 2014
Known for close harmonies, synchronized dance steps, and exuberant performances… more

GALATOIRE’S 33 BAR &…

Oct 22 - 22, 2014
Galatoire's 33 Bar & Steak will present a beer dinner featuring New Belgium… more

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz…

Oct 22 - Nov 26, 2014
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Lagniappe…

Oct 22 - 22, 2014
Join local author Sally Asher as she discusses her new book Hope and New… more

Maple Leaf Bar…

Oct 22 - 22, 2014
Join us for live entertainment featuring YOJIMBO. more

The Ritz-Carlton, New…

Oct 22 - 22, 2014
The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans and NOLA Brewing Company have joined forces to… more

White Glove Wednesdays

Oct 22 - 22, 2014
It's one thing to read on an exhibit label that an infantryman's pack in World… more

31st Annual Halloween…

Oct 23 - 26, 2014
Join us for the 31st annual Halloween New Orleans, a weekend-long LGBT… more

"Organ and Labyrinth"…

Oct 21 - 21, 2014
Join us for  "Organ and Labyrinth" and Candlelight with Albinas… more

2012 Creole Christmas Set For December 27-28

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Contact:
Jason Strada
Chief Administrative Officer
504-523-3939
jason@friendsofthecabildo.org

                        2012 Creole Christmas Set For December 27-28
                                            Presented by Friends of the Cabildo

New Orleans, LA - Friends of the Cabildo, the support organization for the Louisiana State Museum, announces its 2012 Creole Christmas is set for Thursday and Friday December 27th-28th. The two-day event allows guest to visit five French Quarter historic houses decorated in traditional Christmas decorations. Featured houses include Gallier House, 1850 House, Spring Fiesta, Historic New Orleans Collection's Williams Residence, and Beauregard-Keyes House.

  • • Thursday-Friday, December 27-28, 2011
  • • 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • • Self-Guided Tours begin at the 1850 House at 523 St. Ann Street on Jackson Square and are available all day from 9:00 am-4:00 pm. Ticket sales to end at 3:00 pm.
  • • Spring Fiesta House presentations on the history of Creole Christmas and Reveillon at 11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm and 3:30 pm. Refreshments provided.
  • • $25 per person, $20 FOC members
  • • Tickets can be purchased online at www.friendsofthecabildo.org or the day of the event at 1850 House.
For media inquiries please contact Jason Strada at 504-523-3939 or purchase tickets online at www.friendsofthecabildo.org

Friends of the Cabildo is a private non-profit volunteer group that provides financial and volunteer support for the Louisiana State Museum, its projects and its property. Since incorporating in 1956, the Friends of the Cabildo has grown into a large statewide membership organization, a dynamic and motivating force in broadening and supporting the aims of the Louisiana State Museum.