Upcoming Events


End of the Rainbow…

Sep 25 - 29, 2016
Come join for the exhibition of  End of the Rainbow, which is an extension… more

First Annual…

Sep 25 - Oct 4, 2016
Come out and learn the role the Black Panther Party played in the recovery of… more

Grand Golden Gamble

Sep 25 - 25, 2016
Longue Vue’s third annual Grand Golden Gamble fall fundraiser invites… more

Historic New Orleans…

Sep 25, 2016 - Apr 09, 2017
The Historic New Orleans Collection is gearing up for an exciting new… more

Mama's Music

Sep 25, 2016 - Jan 10, 2026
In Big Mama's Lounge. 21+ with valid photo I.D. 7-string guitarist Justin… more

Modgun by Robert…

Sep 25 - Dec 18, 2016
The public is invited to tour the newly installed ModGun by Robert Tannen, the… more

New Orleans Fried…

Sep 25 - 25, 2016
Join us for the first-ever Fried Chicken Festival. The free, outdoor… more

NOLA Horror Film Fest

Sep 25 - 25, 2016
The NOLA Horror Film Fest is a film festival created by horror filmmakers for… more


Sep 25 - Oct 2, 2016
In the carnival circus of Charlemagne’s crusades, the young prince Pippin… more

Saenger Theatre…

Sep 25 - 25, 2016
Join us for the sensational season opener with a brand new production of THE… more

Steamboat NATCHEZ…

Sep 25 - 25, 2016
- New Orleans is a town rich in musical history and has long influenced musical… more

The New Movement…

Sep 25 - Dec 18, 2016
The future begins at Beta, as the latest talents emerging from TNM's… more

The New Movement…

Sep 25 - Dec 18, 2016
Sunday night is home to School Night at TNM - a show that features the… more

Trinity Artist Series…

Sep 25 - 25, 2016
Join us for Flutist Laura Patterson, percussionist Brittany Piatz, pianist… more

World Famous Gospel…

Sep 25 - Dec 25, 2016
Join us for our new Gospel Brunch experience which includes local talent… more

“A Building With A…

Sep 26 - 30, 2016
In 1974, roughly two years before the founding of the CAC, the artist Gordon… more

Big Easy Tradtional …

Sep 26 - 26, 2016
Join us for  the Biggest Irish Music Session in the south. This will be a… more

David Hansen's Garden…

Sep 26, 2016
Since 2006, Hansen's Garden District Jazz Trio has performed every night at… more

House of Blues…

Sep 26 - Dec 26, 2016
Need a cure for your Monday Blues? Get a dose of free live local blues music by… more

House of Blues…

Sep 26 - Dec 26, 2016
Join Nicole Lynn Foxx and special guest comedian DC Paul every Monday night in… more

End of the Rainbow…

Sep 25 - 29, 2016
Come join for the exhibition of  End of the Rainbow, which is an extension… more

Q1 Life in the Big Easy

Life in the Big Easy

Emily Smith (Convention Sales) has been chosen as one of 25 young professionals for March of Dimes’ Spotlight on Success on June 12, 2015. She will be presenting an auction package and walking the runway to a song of her choice. To support the March of Dimes, or watch Emily strut her stuff, please visit the link below for information on purchasing tickets or donating to the cause. 

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Eliana Thompson (Convention Sales) is getting married to Ryan Becnel married September 18th at the W French Quarter. The two of them will be honeymooning in Paris in December for Christmas.  How exciting!



Carl Lauto (Convention Sales) ran in this year's Cresecent City Classic on Saturday, April 4th and had a strong finish.  Way to go!

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Second Quarter Birthdays 


April 3rd

Billie Jo Pigniolo

April 4th

Ann Dufrene

April 6th

Lyn Hallaron

April 6th

Michael George

April 7th

Rebecca Lovelace

April 10th

Marybeth Guarisco

April 18th

Erica Lee

May 5th

Leslie Straughan

May 9th

Greg Johnston

May 10th

Emily Smith

May 12th

Tico Soto

May 14th

Maria Manzella

May 17th

Mary Beth Mullin

May 25th

Jeff Anding

May 29th

Peggy Hagaman

June 15th

Renee Saussaye

     June 17th     

Tiffany Isemann


CVB Anniversaries


20 years

Kim Priez

18 years

Gayle Wilson

18 years

Leslie Straughan

17 years

Brian Walker

15 years

Fay Nedd

13 years

Susan Ives

13 years

John Tiano

12 years

Jeff Anding

12 years

Carl Lauto

8 years

Odilia Wallace


5 years


Rebecca Lovelace


4 years


Ted Pennison


3 years


Eliana Thompson


2 years


Arrie Kain


2 years


Lauren Cason


1 year


Rebecca Jostes


1 year


Megan Rook


1 year


Cristin Hopkins


1 year


Elizabeth Adams


1 year


Cheryl Teamer


1 year


Amanda Tinney