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Cecilia Vicuña: About…

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David Hansen's Garden…

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Lighting From a…

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Senga Nengudi:…

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The Georgian…

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The Historic New…

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The Historic New Orleans Collection's Laura Simon Nelson Galleries for… more

The Maison Presents -…

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The New Orleans Jazz Vipers play a free dinner show at The Maison every… more

YLC Wednesday at the…

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Heart of the House

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In The Voodoo Garden, All Ages. Heart of the House puts the spotlight on House… more

Jazz in the Park

May 25 - Jun 1, 2017
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Lilith in Loa…

May 25, 2017
From Laurel Canyon to the West Village, Nashville to New Orleans, the LOA Bar… more

NOWFE Wine Dinner at…

May 25 - 25, 2017
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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.