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In New Orleans we've always got a reason to eat drink and be merry! New Orleans is home to hundreds of special events- large, small and in-between. We celebrate our food, our music, art, athletics, comedy and more. So whether you are a literary aficionado, a po boy addict or just looking to boogie to amazing live music in the Louisiana sunshine- there is a festival or event right up your alley.

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Friday Apr 28, 2017

1

“Giants of Jazz: Art Posters and Lithographs by Waldemar Swierzy from the Daguillard Collection”

April 28 – December 17, 2017
This spring, art and music converge as The Historic New Orleans Collection highlights its recent acquisition of art posters made by Polish artist Waldemar Świerzy (1931-2013) featuring music legends.... more
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Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals

April 28, 2017
See Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals live at the Orpheum Theater on Friday, April 28, 2017.
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Beyond the Canvas: Contemporary Artists from Puerto Rico

April 28 – July 9, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Address: Woldenberg Art Center (Bldg #81), New Orleans, LA 70118
  • Venue: Newcomb Art Museum
  • Time: CLOSED MONDAYS, Tuesdays-Friday 10-5pm, Saturdays-Sundays 11-4pm
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Spanning several generations, five Puerto Rico-based artists Zilia Sánchez (b.1926), Julio Suárez (b.1947), Arnaldo Roche Rabell (b.1955), Pédro Velez (b.1971), and Elsa Mar&iacut... more
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4

Cecilia Vicuña: About to Happen Exhibit

April 28 – June 18, 2017
Cecilia Vicuña: About to Happen traces the artist’s long career to stage a conversation about discarded and displaced people, places, and things in a time of global climate change. The fi... more
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5

Chicken on the Bone Band on Bourbon St

April 28 – December 6, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Location: Old Opera House
  • Address: 601 Bourbon St., NEW ORLEANS, LA 70130
  • Time: 7:00 pm
Want to enjoy some nightlife? No trip to New Orleans is complete if you have not seen the award winning Chicken on the Bone band st the Old Opera House, at 601 Bourbon St. The band will have you singi... more
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6

Dark Star Orchestra

April 28, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Address: 1200 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70112
  • Venue: Joy Theater
  • Time: 8:30pm
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Performing to critical acclaim worldwide for nearly 15 years and over 2000 shows, Dark Star Orchestra continues the Grateful Dead concert experience. Their shows are built off the Dead's extensive cat... more
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7

David Hansen's Garden District Jazz Trio

Starting April 28, 2017
  • Location: Houston's Restaurant
  • Address: 1755 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans, LA 70130
  • Time: Mon-Thur 6:45 pm to 9:15 pm | Fri/Sat 6:45 pm to 9:45 pm | Sun 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm
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Since 2006, Hansen's Garden District Jazz Trio has performed every night at Houston's Restaurant located at 1755 St. Charles Ave. in New Orleans, LA. They are a sophisticated jazz ensemble performi... more
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8

Disney On Ice presents Follow Your Heart

April 28 – 30, 2017
  • Location: UNO Lakefront Arena
  • Address: 6801 Franklin Avenue, New Orleans, LA
  • Time: Thursday 7:00 pm; Friday 10:30 am and 7:00 pm; Saturday 1:00 pm and 5:00 pm; Sunday 11:00 am and 3:00 pm
Make unforgettable memories with Mickey, Minnie and all your Disney friends when Disney On Ice presents Follow Your Heart skates into your hometown!
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Disney On Ice presents Follow Your Heart

April 28 – 30, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: UNO Lakefront Arena
  • Address: 6801 Franklin Ave, New Orleans, LA 70122
  • Time: 7 p.m.
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Disney On Ice presents Follow Your Heart is bringing Disney•Pixar’s record-breaking animated feature Finding Dory to the ice for the first time in this live production produced by Feld Ente... more
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10

Happier Hour Wine Tasting

April 28 – June 30, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Friday
  • Location: Spirit Wine
  • Address: 3500 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115
  • Time: 5pm-7pm
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Each week, we feature several wines from around the world along with small bites, charcuterie, Bellegarde bread and St. James cheese for your after work socializing. Expand your palate while hearing a... more
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11

New Orleans Museum of Art Presents - A Life of Seduction: Venice in the 1700s

April 28 – May 21, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: New Orleans Museum of Art
  • Address: 1 Collins Diboll Circle, New Orleans, LA 70119
  • Venue: New Orleans Museum of Art
  • Time: Tuesday – Thursday 10 am-6 pm; Friday 10 am-9 pm; Saturday 10 am-5 pm; Sunday 11 am-5 pm; Closed Mondays
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NOMA is organizing A Life of Seduction: Venice in the 1700s in cooperation with Contemporanea Progetti in Florence, Italy. This exhibition celebrates the theater and spectacle of Venice-in public and... more
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New Orleans Museum of Art Presents - Jim Steg: New Work

April 28 – October 8, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: New Orleans Museum of Art
  • Address: 1 Collins Diboll Cir., New Orleans, LA 70119
  • Venue: New Orleans Museum of Art
  • Time: Tuesday – Thursday 10 am-6 pm; Friday 10 am-9 pm;Saturday 10 am-5 pm; Sunday 11 am-5 pm;Closed Mondays
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Jim Steg (American, 1922 -2001) was the most influential printmaker to be based in New Orleans in the twentieth century. Steg arrived in New Orleans in the early 1950s to teach printmaking at Newcomb ... more
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13

New Orleans Museum of Art Presents - New at NOMA: Recent Acquisitions in Modern and Contemporary Art

April 28 – October 1, 2017
In celebration of beloved chef, civil rights activist, and art collector Leah Chase, the New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) will premiere New at NOMA: Recent Acquisitions in Modern and Contemporary Art... more
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14

New Orleans Museum of Art Presents - Regina Scully - Japanese Landscape: Inner Journeys

April 28 – October 8, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: New Orleans Museum of Art
  • Address: 1 Collins Diboll Cir., New Orleans, LA 70119
  • Venue: New Orleans Museum of Art
  • Time: Tuesday – Thursday 10 am-6 pm; Friday 10 am-9 pm;Saturday 10 am-5 pm; Sunday 11 am-5 pm;Closed Mondays
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Paintings from throughout Scully's career are presented with a selection of Japanese works from NOMA's renowned permanent collection, highlighting the apparent, yet unintentional, stylistic coincidenc... more
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15

Newcomb Art Museum - Beyond the Canvas: Contemporary Art from Puerto Rico

April 28 – July 9, 2017
Spanning several generations, five Puerto Rico-based artists Zilia Sánchez (b.1926), Julio Suárez (b.1947), Arnaldo Roche Rabell (b.1955), Pédro Velez (b.1971), and Elsa Mar&iacut... more
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16

Senga Nengudi: Improvisional Gestures Exhibit

April 28 – June 18, 2017
In 1975, artist Senga Nengudi began a series of sculptures, entitled R.S.V.P., which evoke the elasticity and durability of the human body. Made of everyday materials, such as pantyhose and sand, the ... more
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17

Stoned vs Drunk vs Sober - A Stand-up Comedy Challenge

April 28, 2017 – July 24, 2026
  • Recurrence: Recurring monthly on the 4th Friday
  • Location: The New Movement
  • Address: 2706 St. Claude Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117
  • Venue: The New Movement
  • Time: 10:30 pm
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Join us at the New Movement for a stand -up comedy challenge. Also, enjoy a tasty drink! Must be 21 years of age + ID in order to partake. Anyone 18 and under must be accompanied by a parent or g... more
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18

Tennessee Williams - Sweet Bird of Youth

April 28 – May 16, 2017
  • Location: Loyola University, Marquette Theatre
  • Address: 6363 St. Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA
  • Time: Friday - Saturday 8:00 pm; Sunday 3:00 pm
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Experience SWEET BIRD OF YOUTH, a decadent fever dream by Tennessee Williams!   Leslie Castay stars as Princess Kosmonopolis, an aging doyenne swept up in a race against time. Fueled by alcoho... more
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19

The Georgian Collection at M.S. Rau Antiques

April 28 – October 16, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Address: 630 Royal St., New Orleans, LA 70130
  • Venue: M. S. Rau Antiques
  • Time: 9:00am - 5:15pm
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For more than a century, a King George sat on the British throne. The Georgian era was a period of innovation and growth, marked by extreme wealth and the expansion of the British Empire. With new pro... more
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20

The Irish Cultural Museum of New Orleans presents - Movie Nite

April 28, 2017 – January 22, 2027
Join us at the beautiful Irish Cultural Museum of New Orleans every Friday night at 6pm for our Weekend Movie Nights! Every Friday we put on a different Irish or Celtic themed film ranging from docume... more
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21

Zurich Classic

April 28 – 30, 2017
Golf fans will have a chance to support regional children's charities while watching top PGA TOUR professionals at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans.
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Saturday Apr 29, 2017

22

“Giants of Jazz: Art Posters and Lithographs by Waldemar Swierzy from the Daguillard Collection”

April 29 – December 17, 2017
This spring, art and music converge as The Historic New Orleans Collection highlights its recent acquisition of art posters made by Polish artist Waldemar Świerzy (1931-2013) featuring music legends.... more
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23

Backyard Grooves

April 29, 2017 – January 10, 2026
In The Voodoo Garden, All Ages.  
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24

Beyond the Canvas: Contemporary Artists from Puerto Rico

April 29 – July 9, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
  • Address: Woldenberg Art Center (Bldg #81), New Orleans, LA 70118
  • Venue: Newcomb Art Museum
  • Time: CLOSED MONDAYS, Tuesdays-Friday 10-5pm, Saturdays-Sundays 11-4pm
  • Visit Website
Spanning several generations, five Puerto Rico-based artists Zilia Sánchez (b.1926), Julio Suárez (b.1947), Arnaldo Roche Rabell (b.1955), Pédro Velez (b.1971), and Elsa Mar&iacut... more
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25

Cecilia Vicuña: About to Happen Exhibit

April 29 – June 18, 2017
Cecilia Vicuña: About to Happen traces the artist’s long career to stage a conversation about discarded and displaced people, places, and things in a time of global climate change. The fi... more
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