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12th Annual Saints…

Mar 28 - 29, 2015
The festival features panel discussions and master classes on literary topics… more

Andrew Jackson: Hero…

Mar 28 - 29, 2015
THNOC's exhibition tracks Jackson's rise from humble beginnings to immortality… more

Artist Spotlight…

Mar 28 - 31, 2015
New Orleans-based woodturning artist Tom Dunne will be the featured artist in… more

Ashe Cultural Arts…

Mar 28 - 28, 2015
We invite you to experience Ashé Cultural Arts Center's fourth annual… more

Edgar Degas: The…

Mar 28 - May 24, 2015
Featuring drawings, prints, sculpture, and photographs, all from a single… more

EN MAS’: Carnival and…

Mar 28 - Jun 7, 2015
Curated by Claire Tancons, Krista Thompson, EN MAS': Carnival and Performance… more

Exploring SAORI:…

Mar 28 - 28, 2015
This 2-hour weaving taster with artists Nancy Rhett and Jenny Pelc will provide… more

Hogs for the Cause

Mar 28 - 28, 2015
Eighty teams of BBQ competitors, comprised of a mix of some of the region's… more

Indy Race Day at…

Mar 28 - 28, 2015
Join us for the Indy Race Day at Champions Square, featuring vintage sports… more

Jim Roche: Cultural…

Mar 28 - Jul 12, 2015
Born in 1943, Jim Roche received a BA from Florida State University (1961)… more

Kikuo Saito at…

Mar 28 - Apr 4, 2015
Octavia Art Gallery is pleased to present a selection of works from New York… more

Kinder Garden - Play,…

Mar 28 - 28, 2015
Kinder Garden for kids ages 18 months to 5 years has moved to the last Saturday… more

Le Petit Theatre…

Mar 28 - 29, 2015
Donald Margulies' Pulitzer Prize-winning play tells the story of a couple… more

Louisiana Crawfish…

Mar 28 - 29, 2015
Enjoy authentic Cajun cuisine such as Crawfish pie, Fried Crawfish Tall… more

M.S. Rau Antiques…

Mar 28 - May 4, 2015
Long established and leading art, antiques and jewelry specialist M.S. Rau… more

Maple Leaf Bar…

Mar 28 - 28, 2015
Join us for live entertainment featuring Johnny Sketch & the Dirty Notes. … more

Mark Steinmetz: South

Mar 28 - May 10, 2015
Mark Steinmetz lives and works in Athens, Georgia. His work transcends the… more

N'Kafu Traditional…

Mar 28 - 28, 2015
N'Kafu Traditional African Dance Company presents its annual concert, M'Batle… more

NOLA Food Fest

Mar 28 - 29, 2015
Sample over 50 America's hometown eats from around the country. Four blocks in… more

NOMA Egg Hunt and…

Mar 28 - 28, 2015
Mark your calendars for the NOMA Egg Hunt in the Sydney and Walda Besthoff… more

12th Annual Saints…

Mar 28 - 29, 2015
The festival features panel discussions and master classes on literary topics… 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.