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17th Annual Martin…

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

Albinas Prizgintas…

Feb 1 - 1, 2015
Join us for  Albinas Prizgintas organist/pianist/harpsichordist, Raul… more

Andrew Jackson: Hero…

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

Artist Spotlight…

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

BODY ELECTRIC Group…

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

House of Blues Gospel…

Feb 1 - 1, 2015
Grammy award winning star Kirk Franklin is joining forces with the House of… more

Joe Krown Trio feat.…

Feb 1 - 1, 2015
Join us for the  Joe Krown Trio feat. Walter "Wolfman"… more

Marigny Opera House…

Feb 1 - 1, 2015
New Orleans Singer-Songwriter Sarah Quintana began her musical studies in high… more

Mark Steinmetz: South

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

The Gasperi…

Feb 1 - 22, 2015
Richard Gasperi opened Gasperi Gallery in the French Quarter in 1980.… more

The New Orleans…

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

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz…

Feb 2 - 2, 2015
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Jon Cleary & the…

Feb 2 - 2, 2015
Join us for Jon Cleary & the Absolute Monster Gentlemen. more

Tai Chi/Chi Kung

Feb 2 - 2, 2015
NOMA, in collaboration with the East Jefferson Wellness Center offers wellness… more

"Annie"

Feb 3 - 8, 2015
It doesn’t get more Broadway than this, although this popular musical… more

"Organ and Labyrinth"…

Feb 3 - 3, 2015
Join us for  "Organ and Labyrinth" and Candlelight with Albinas… more

Baby Arts Play! at…

Feb 3 - 3, 2015
Instill a love of art at a young age through a guided, hands-on gallery… more

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz…

Feb 3 - 3, 2015
Join us at The Irvin Mayfield Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel for… more

Maple Leaf Bar…

Feb 3 - 24, 2015
Join us for live entertainment featuring the Grammy Award winning ReBirth Brass… more

Music at the Mint…

Feb 3 - 3, 2015
Saxophonist Jerry Embree is one of the busiest musicians in New Orleans. He… more

17th Annual Martin…

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

New Orleans Spring Fiesta 78th Anniversary March 22nd - March 30th 2014

For Immediate Release

Media Contact:  Tara C. Doskey

                        Phone: 504 812-4515

                        Email: tdoskey@tulane.edu

New Orleans Spring Fiesta Association

826 St. Ann Street
New Orleans, Louisiana 70116
Telephone: 504.581.1367 / 800.550.8450
Email: neworleansspringfiesta@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.springfiesta.com/

 

 

New Orleans Spring Fiesta 
78th Anniversary
March 22nd - March 30th 2014

Festival Activities and Home Tours in French Quarter and Garden District

 

New Orleans Spring Fiesta Association celebrates the cultural heritage and architecture of the city with its 78h annual Spring Fiesta March 22nd - March 30th 2014.  The festivities get under way on Saturday, March 22nd at 9:30 AM with a French Quarter Walking Tour I $15-$20 beginning at 826 St. Ann Street. The highlight of Saturday's festivities is a Promenade through Jackson Square preceding the presentation of the Spring Fiesta Queen and her Court (adorned in antebellum attire) at 2:45 p.m... At 4:30 p.m., the Queen and her court parade through the Vieux Carre in horse drawn carriages showering her subjects with the season's bounty. On Sunday, March 23rd, at 9:30 AM, French Quarter Walking Tour II $15-$20 begins at 826 St. Ann Street at 11:30 AM, there is a brunch at the world-famous Antoine's Restaurant and French Quarter Home Tour I.  Lunch will begin at 11:30 a.m. Advance reservations are required. $80 includes three-course lunch and tour of French Quarter homes. From1:00 PM - 4:00 PM, French Quarter Home Tour I - $30-$35begins at 826 St. Ann Street. Activities on Weekend II start on Saturday, March 29th at 9:30 AM with French Quarter Walking Tour III $15-$20 beginning at 826 St. Ann Street. At 11:30 AM there is a brunch at the world-famous Antoine's Restaurant. Advance reservations required. $50 includes three-course lunch. On Sunday March 30th at 9:30 AM, French Quarter Walking Tour IV $15-$20 begins at 826 St. Ann Street. From1:00 PM - 4:00 PM, French Quarter Home Tour II, $30-$35 begins at 629 Governor Nicholls Street and winds up this year's festivities. Please see http://www.springfiesta.com/ information and reservations.  Advance tickets may be purchased online at http://www.ticketweb.com/ or locally the day of the event.