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“Giants of Jazz: Art…

Jul 22 - Dec 17, 2017
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A Night of Comedy and…

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Backyard Grooves

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Chicken on the Bone…

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Dim Sum Brunch at…

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Sister to Gulotta’s acclaimed MOPHO, Maypop located in downtown’s… more

Double Dose

Jul 22, 2017 - Jan 10, 2026
ActionActionReaction and friends keep the dance floor energized with mixes of… more

FestiGals

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FestiGals hosts New Orleans Women's Weekend Experience - a celebration of women… more

Magazine St. Art…

Jul 22, 2017
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New Orleans Museum of…

Jul 22 - Oct 8, 2017
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In celebration of beloved chef, civil rights activist, and art collector Leah… more

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Pride of Place: The Making of Contemporary Art in New Orleans showcases… more

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Jul 22 - Oct 8, 2017
Paintings from throughout Scully's career are presented with a selection of… more

New Orleans School of…

Jul 22 - 22, 2017
Join us at the New Orleans School of Cooking for Kids Can Cook, Childrens… more

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Jul 22 - 23, 2017
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Jul 22 - 22, 2017
Join us for the Westbank Beer Fest! The festival is scheduled to return for… more

Storyville: Madams…

Jul 22 - Dec 9, 2017
Storyville: Madams and Music revives the sights and sounds of New Orleans's… more

Tales of the Cocktail

Jul 22 - 23, 2017
Join us for the 15th Annual Tales of the Cocktail Festival! Tales of the… more

The Historic New…

Jul 22 - Oct 21, 2017
The Historic New Orleans Collection's Laura Simon Nelson Galleries for… more

The House of Groove

Jul 22, 2017
The House of Groove is a House Party and a live improvised musical journey… more

“Giants of Jazz: Art…

Jul 22 - Dec 17, 2017
This spring, art and music converge as The Historic New Orleans Collection… 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.