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17th Annual Martin…

Mar 1 - 7, 2015
Join us for the 17th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Art… more

Andrew Jackson: Hero…

Mar 1 - 29, 2015
THNOC's exhibition tracks Jackson's rise from humble beginnings to immortality… more

Artist Spotlight…

Mar 1 - 31, 2015
New Orleans-based woodturning artist Tom Dunne will be the featured artist in… more

BODY ELECTRIC Group…

Mar 1 - 1, 2015
Inspired by Walt Whitman's "I Sing the Body Electric", this… more

Edgar Degas: The…

Mar 1 - May 24, 2015
Featuring drawings, prints, sculpture, and photographs, all from a single… more

Jefferson Arts…

Mar 1 - 15, 2015
Mrs. Stancliffe's Rose Cottage Bed & Breakfast has been successful for many… more

Jim Roche: Cultural…

Mar 1 - Jul 12, 2015
Born in 1943, Jim Roche received a BA from Florida State University (1961)… more

Mark Steinmetz: South

Mar 1 - May 10, 2015
Mark Steinmetz lives and works in Athens, Georgia. His work transcends the… more

New Orleans Celtic…

Mar 1 - 1, 2015
New Orleans Celtic Festival is an annual event dedicated to preserving and… more

Stage Door Canteen…

Mar 1 - Apr 5, 2015
"Always ... Patsy Cline," a musical play, complete with down-home… more

Tennessee Williams:…

Mar 1 - May 31, 2015
Tennessee Williams was one of the most admired playwrights of the 20th century.… more

The Bowery Presents -…

Mar 1 - 1, 2015
Hannibal Buress is widely known for having an "irresistible" comedic… more

The New Orleans…

Mar 1 - Nov 18, 2015
Marvel Universe LIVE! will captivate audiences with an authentic and original… more

World of Wheels

Mar 1 - 1, 2015
World of Wheels features a wide variety of cars, trucks and motorcycles as well… more

Preservation Jazz…

Mar 2 - 2, 2015
Live New Orleans Jazz Nightly! more

The Joy Theater…

Mar 3 - 3, 2015
Much like acts like The Smiths or Joy Division before them, Above & Beyond… more

Jazz Pilates with…

Mar 4 - 25, 2015
The French Market and The New Orleans Jazz National Historical Park are proud… more

Ogden After Hours…

Mar 5 - 5, 2015
Join us for Ogden After Hours for Colin Lake. more

The Columns Hotel…

Mar 5 - 26, 2015
The Historical Columns Hotel with its "sophiscicated atmosphere" and… more

Yappy Hour at The…

Mar 5 - 5, 2015
Yappy Hour at the The Velvet Cactus - 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM (Sorry, no dogs… more

17th Annual Martin…

Mar 1 - 7, 2015
Join us for the 17th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Commemorative Art… 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.