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Groovesect Labor Day…

Sep 1 - 1, 2014
Join us for the  Groovesect Labor Day Cookout! more

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz…

Sep 1 - 8, 2014
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Mark of the Feminine

Sep 1 - Oct 4, 2014
Curator Regine Basha's Mark of the Feminine is the first in a series of… more

Preservation Jazz…

Sep 1 - 1, 2014
Live New Orleans Jazz nightly! more

Southern Decadence…

Sep 1 - 1, 2014
Southern Decadence started forty one years ago as a simple going-away… more

Hidden Treasures:…

Sep 2 - 2, 2014
Join Friends of the Cabildo as the Louisiana State Museum's impressive… more

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz…

Sep 2 - 2, 2014
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Kinder Garden:…

Sep 2 - 30, 2014
Play, learn and grow in this hands-on introduction to the world of gardens for… more

Kinder Garden:…

Sep 2 - 30, 2014
Play, learn and grow in this hands-on introduction to the world of gardens for… more

Maple Leaf Bar…

Sep 2 - 30, 2014
Join us for live entertainment featuring the Grammy Award winning ReBirth Brass… more

Standing in the…

Sep 2 - Nov 25, 2014
"Standing in the Shadows (No More)" is a series of narrative quilting… more

Funk Monkey featuring…

Sep 3 - 24, 2014
Join us for Funk Monkey featuring members of Bonerama. more

Grammy Award-winning…

Sep 3 - 24, 2014
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz…

Sep 3 - 24, 2014
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Lunchbox Lecture -…

Sep 3 - 3, 2014
History remembers the American, British and Polish Paratroopers who jumped into… more

The Royal Sonesta's…

Sep 3 - 3, 2014
The Royal Sonesta New Orleans presents the September Round Table Luncheon… more

We Live to Eat Kick…

Sep 3 - 3, 2014
For the first time, this event is open-to-the-public and attendees will be able… more

White Glove Wednesdays

Sep 3 - 3, 2014
It's one thing to read on an exhibit label that an infantryman's pack in World… more

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz…

Sep 4 - 25, 2014
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz…

Sep 4 - 25, 2014
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Groovesect Labor Day…

Sep 1 - 1, 2014
Join us for the  Groovesect Labor Day Cookout! more

FOC SPRING FUNDRAISER SUNDAY, MAY 19th

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

 

FOC SPRING FUNDRAISER SUNDAY, MAY 19th

Presented by Friends of the Cabildo

 

New Orleans, LA - Friends of the Cabildo, the support organization for the Louisiana State Museum, announced its 2013 Spring Fundraiser, a French Quarter Courtyard and Home Tour, set for Sunday, May 19th from 4-7pm. Guest will be able to visit courtyards and homes within the lower section of the French Quarter as well as taste wines at Madame John's Legacy (632 Dumaine Street). Also included with the ticket price are Madame John's Legacy Architectural tours and The Palm, the Pine and the Cypress: Newcomb Pottery of New Orleans exhibit tours hourly.

            Event Information

  • Sunday, May 19th
  • 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Self-Guided Tours begin at the 1850 House at 523 St. Ann Street on Jackson Square and are available to purchase in advance. Ticket sales to end at 6:00 pm.
  • Maps will be provided to ticket purchasers at the 1850 House Museum Store
  • $40 per person, $30 FOC members. Couple Price $60, $45 FOC members
  • Tickets can be purchased online at www.friendsofthecabildo.org or the day of the event at 1850 House Museum Store
  • Parking will be available at a reduced rate at the Premium Parking Garage at 535 Chartres Street

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.