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Since 2006, Hansen's Garden District Jazz Trio has performed every night at… more

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Nov 27 - 29, 2015
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Nov 27, 2015 - Jan 03, 2016
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Nov 27, 2015 - Mar 20, 2016
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Sixty Minute Sip Down

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The Historic New…

Nov 27, 2015 - Jan 09, 2016
The Historic New Orleans Collection marks the 10th anniversary of Hurricane… more

The Photography of…

Nov 27, 2015 - Mar 01, 2016
The Photography of Modernist Cuisine: The Exhibition, a collection of over 50… more

Tim Youd: 100 Novels

Nov 27, 2015 - Feb 21, 2016
Los Angeles-based contemporary artist Tim Youd will visit NOMA to perform the… more


Nov 27, 2015 - Jan 10, 2016
This exhibition features work by the Japanese artist Bidou Yamaquchi. Trained… more

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Nov 27, 2015 - Jan 24, 2016
Visions of US explores evolving ideas about American cultural identity from the… more

Art on the Spot

Nov 28 - 28, 2015

Ashe Cultural Arts…

Nov 28 - Dec 31, 2015
Join us for Ashe to Amen: the Enduring Spirituality of People of African… more

Bayou Classic

Nov 28 - 28, 2015
The 42nd Annual Bayou Classic will take place in the Dome on Saturday, November… more

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Nov 27 - 27, 2015
The Bayou Classic is more than a football game. This annual event is one of the… more

Bourbon Orleans Hotel Announces Easter French Quarter Brunch featuring the Carl LeBlanc Jazz Trio

NEW ORLEANS - March 13, 2013 - The Bourbon Orleans Hotel‘s historic Orleans Ballroom will be the site of a Jazz and Champagne Brunch taking place on Easter Sunday, March 31, 2013, from 10am to 2pm.  Executive Chef Joey Wells has created an imaginative Easter Sunday Brunch, giving this traditional brunch a Creole-style twist.

Chef Wells, a local who honed his culinary skills  in Louisiana and Texas has prepared a delectable array of Creole favorites. Special dishes include his traditional grillades & grits, buttermilk biscuits and gravy and oysters Rockefeller.  To end, what could be better than a Banana's Foster station, with a wide selection of assorted pastries, cookies and  beignets. 

As lagniappe, a southern Louisiana tradition of giving a small gift to a customer, the champagne will flow a volunte with complimentary champagne or mimosas poured by request throughout the meal.

Music accompaniment to the delightful choices on the buffet will be from the Carl LeBlanc Jazz Trio, group of jazz musicians that includes  New Orleans native Carl Leblanc, best known for his banjo performances with the Preservation Hall Jazz Band.  Carl has played with the greats including, Fats Domino, Allen Toussaint, Screaming Jay Hawkins, Bo Diddley, Ellis Marsalis.    These local artists have been performing for many years in venues throughout New Orleans.

The Jazz and Champagne Brunch will be served between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, March 31, 2013 with a fixed cost of $49.00 per person, plus tax and gratuity and a reduced price for children 12 and under of just $24.  Brunch will be served in the comfortable surrounds of the historic Orleans Ballroom, an important fixture in New Orleans social life since 1817.  The Ballroom is located  just behind St. Louis Cathedral, making an excursion to the historic district a delightful way to spend Easter Sunday.  Valet parking is available with validation at the Bourbon Orleans Hotel, 717 Orleans Street, while dining.  Reservations are recommended by calling (504) 571-4604.

About the Bourbon Orleans Hotel
The Bourbon New Orleans Hotel is part of the prestigious New Orleans Hotel Collection. Nestled in the heart of the French Quarter, the Bourbon Orleans Hotel features a rich history and opulent French styling reminiscent of the early 1800s. The hotel's ideal New Orleans location is just steps away from the famed St. Louis Cathedral, upscale shopping on Royal Street, local artists and performers of Jackson Square, and many restaurants, galleries and nightlife in between. The Bourbon Orleans Hotel is locally owned and committed to preserving the history and character of the hotel for generations.  For more information, visit the hotel's website:

About the New Orleans Hotel Collection
The New Orleans Hotel Collection is a group of seven splendid hotels in the New Orleans metropolitan region owned by local investors.  Comprised of the Bourbon Orleans, Dauphine Orleans, Hotel Mazarin, Wyndham Riverfront, the new Audubon Cottages, Crowne Plaza New Orleans Airport and the Hotel Le Marais, these are boutique and small upscale meeting hotels in prime locations throughout the city. For more information, visit the website: