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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

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.