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15th Annual Satchmo…

Aug 1 - 2, 2015
Celebrate our native son, Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong, at this free… more

Anthony Bean…

Aug 1 - 2, 2015
Experience over 80 youth giving an electrifying performance in tribute to the… more

Author to Reader Con…

Aug 1 - 1, 2015
Join us for  a FREE to the public book signing with 80+ authors. Parking… more

COOLinary New Orleans…

Aug 1 - 31, 2015
It is going to be a delicious summer!  During the month of August, enjoy… more

Hemispheres Cup -…

Aug 1 - 1, 2015
Two of the best rugby clubs in the world, the Saracens from England and the… more

Louisiana SPCA’s…

Aug 1 - 31, 2015
In memory of the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, the Louisiana SPCA is… more

New Orleans Museum of…

Aug 1 - Sep 7, 2015
Ten Years Gone brings together six artists whose work engages with the broad… more

Saturday Farmers…

Aug 1 - Dec 26, 2015
We are excited to announce the Saturday Farmers Market at the French Market!… more

The Historic New…

Aug 1 - 2, 2015
One of the premier decorative arts events in the country, the four-day program… more

The Sweat Social…

Aug 1 - Dec 20, 2015
Designed for wellness travelers visiting New Orleans, the Sweat Social offers… more

Whitney White Linen…

Aug 1 - 1, 2015
Drape yourself in cool, white linen and join 16,000 art aficionados in the Arts… more

Ashe Cultural Arts…

Aug 2 - Oct 4, 2015
Join us for Ashe to Amen: the Enduring Spirituality of People of African… more

Ashe Cultural Arts…

Aug 2 - Oct 4, 2015
Join us for Ashe to Amen: the Enduring Spirituality of People of African… more

Ashe Cultural Arts…

Aug 2 - 2, 2015
Join us for the opening reception for Ashe to Amen: the Enduring Spirituality… more

Off-site Pet…

Aug 2 - 2, 2015
Off-site Pet Adoption, sponsored by the Louisiana SPCA, will be held in the… more

American Recovery…

Aug 6 - 8, 2015
The American Recovery Association (ARA) and Harding Brooks Associates, LLC… more

Langlois Girls Night…

Aug 6 - Sep 3, 2015
Bring your friends to Langlois on Thursdays or Fridays this summer for girls'… more

Yappy Hour in the…

Aug 6 - 27, 2015
Join us for  Yappy Hour in the Courtyard at Rare Form, to benefit the… more

Chef's Taste Challenge

Aug 7 - 7, 2015
The Farm to Table Chefs Taste Challenge (CTC), scheduled for August 7, 2015 at… more

Dirty Linen Night

Aug 8 - 8, 2015
Not to be outdone by White Linen Night, Royal Street merchants decided to… more

15th Annual Satchmo…

Aug 1 - 2, 2015
Celebrate our native son, Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong, at this free… 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.