Dog in Wagon

Book Your Trip

  
You have (0) items in
your Itinerary

Walkable New Orleans

New Orleans Events Calendar

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 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.

x
Click to Show Map
<< < > >>
Showing 1-16 of 16 events

Friday Oct 12, 2012

23nd Annual New Orleans Film Festival

October 12 – 18, 2012
The New Orleans Film Festival- Louisiana's only industry-recognized film festival- presents a comprehensive, world-class program of film screenings and associated events: panels, workshops, reception... more

Crescent City Blues and BBQ Festival

October 12 – 14, 2012
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: Lafayette Square Park
  • Visit Website
A showcase for Louisiana barbecue and crafts with two stages featuring blues and R&B performances from the region. 
1

Exhibition: Louviere + Vanessa: Something Whispered Something Sung

October 12, 2012 – January 7, 2013
  • Location: Ogden Museum of Southern Art/ University of New Orleans
  • Address: 925 Camp Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
  • Time: Weds.-Mon. 10am-5pm; Thurs. 6pm-8pm
  • Visit Website
Jeff Louviere and Vanessa Brown incorporate elements of painting, film, and printmaking into their work, creating elaborate images that blur the traditional notion of a photograph. Exploring themes ... more
  • Details
  • Map It
  • Add to Trip Planner
2

From Terra to Verde: The Work of Sharon Kopriva Exhibition

October 12, 2012 – January 7, 2013
  • Location: Ogden Museum of Southern Art
  • Address: 925 Camp Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
  • Time: Weds.-Mon. 10am-5pm; Thurs. 6pm-8pm
  • Visit Website
From Terra to Verde is a thirty year survey of works created between 1982 and 2012 by Houston artist, Sharon Kopriva. Born into a Catholic family in the Houston Heights in 1948, she received a Maste... more
  • Details
  • Map It
  • Add to Trip Planner
3

Jean Lafitte Haunted Swamp Tour

October 12 – 13, 2012
  • Location: Jean Lafitte Swamp & Airboat Tours
  • Address: 1 Poydras St. #39, New Orleans, LA
  • Time: 7:00pm-12:00am
Haunted Swamp suitable for all ages. There will be drinks for purchase, photo op holding a live alligator. Music and fun for all.
  • Details
  • Map It
  • Add to Trip Planner
4

Jump, Jive & Wail: The Music of Louis Prima

October 12 – November 24, 2012
  • Location: National World War II Museum
  • Address: 945 Magazine Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
  • Time: 8:00pm
  • Visit Website
“Jump, Jive & Wail: The Music of Louis Prima” features a cast of ten who bring to life these legendary songs, musicians, vocals and dance, with the non-stop energy that kept audien... more
  • Details
  • Map It
  • Add to Trip Planner
5

Little Freddie King

October 12, 2012
  • Location: Irvin Mayfield's I Club
  • Address: 614 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
  • Time: 10:00pm
  • Visit Website
Irvin Mayfield’s I Club 614 Canal Street (enter through the Common Street entrance) The cover can be paid at the door, unless otherwise indicated. For more up to date ticket and sh... more
  • Details
  • Map It
  • Add to Trip Planner

Louisiana Seafood Festival

October 12 – 14, 2012
Music, seafood, drinks, Louisiana Seafood Pavilion featuring Chef Demonstrations, and more seafood.
6

Michael J. Deas Exhibition Opening

October 12, 2012 – January 7, 2013
  • Location: Ogden Museum of Southern Art
  • Address: 925 Camp Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
  • Time: Weds.-Mon. 10am-5pm; Thurs. 6pm-8pm
  • Visit Website
Michael J. Deas is a master realist painter and one of the nation's premier illustrators. Working from his studio in New Orleans' historic Vieux Carré, he creates paintings and drawings with ... more
  • Details
  • Map It
  • Add to Trip Planner
7

Oktoberfest

October 12 – 27, 2012
  • Location: Rivertown
  • Address: 415 Williams Blvd, Kenner, LA 70062
  • Visit Website
Three weekends of German food, music, and beer!
  • Details
  • Map It
  • Add to Trip Planner
8

Placido Domingo Gala

October 12, 2012
  • Location: Mahalia Jackson Theater
  • Address: 1419 Basin Street, New Orleans, LA 70116
  • Time: 7:00pm
  • Visit Website
Placido Domingo's will be performing with some of the world's leading operatic talent, including Stephanie Blythe, Ana Maria Martinez, David Lomeli, and New Orleans' own Sarah Jane McMahon.  They... more
  • Details
  • Map It
  • Add to Trip Planner
9

Ralston Crawford and Jazz art exhibition

October 12 – 14, 2012
  • Location: New Orleans Museum of Art
  • Address: 1 Collins Diboll Circle, New Orleans, LA 70119
  • Visit Website
Ralston Crawford and Jazz explores the profound impact of New Orleans' culture, and in particular the city's jazz scene, on artist Ralston Crawford's artistic output in the years after World War II-a... more
  • Details
  • Map It
  • Add to Trip Planner
10

Shelby Lee Adams: Salt & Truth Exhibition

October 12, 2012 – January 7, 2013
  • Location: Ogden Museum of Southern Art
  • Address: 925 Camp Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
  • Time: Weds.-Mon. 10am-5pm; Thurs. 6pm-8pm
  • Visit Website
For more than thirty-five years, Shelby Lee Adams has been making powerful and honest photographs of the hollow dwellers of eastern Kentucky. These images described by Adams as "collaborations&... more
  • Details
  • Map It
  • Add to Trip Planner
11

Tav Falco - 50 Photographs: An Iconography of Chance

October 12, 2012 – January 7, 2013
  • Location: Ogden Museum of Southern Art
  • Address: 925 Camp Street, New Orleans, LA 70130
  • Time: Weds.-Mon. 10am-5pm; Thurs. 6pm-8pm
  • Visit Website
Musician, filmmaker, performance artist, photographer and Southern provocateur Tav Falco presents 50 photographs: An Iconography of Chance. These black and white photographs-taken in the 1970s and e... more
  • Details
  • Map It
  • Add to Trip Planner
12

The Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival

October 12 – 14, 2012
  • Location: Lafayette Square Park
  • Time: 10:30 am - 7:00 pm
  • Visit Website
Get ready to eat up and then boogie down at theseventh annual Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival, presented by the NewOrleans Jazz & Heritage Foundation. In a city best known for its m... more
  • Details
  • Map It
  • Add to Trip Planner
13

The Professor Piano Series featuring Joe Krown, Leon “Kid Chocolate” Brown, & Burlesque Ballroom fea

October 12 – 26, 2012
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Friday
  • Location: Irvin Mayfield's Jazz Playhouse at the Royal Sonesta Hotel
  • Address: 300 Bourbon Street, New Orleans, LA
  • Time: 5:00pm The Professor Piano Series featuring Joe Krown, 8:00pm Leon “Kid Chocolate” Brown, 11:59 pm Burlesque Ballroom featuring Trixie Minx and Romy Kaye
  • Visit Website
It's Playtime. Grammy and Billboard Award-winning Jazz trumpeter Irvin and Royal Sonesta Hotel proudly present Irvin Mayfield's Jazz Playhouse. The best jazz club in New Orleans showcases New ... more
  • Details
  • Map It
  • Add to Trip Planner