Hospitality Industry Press Releases

04/17/2014 Celebrating a Decade of Good Golf at TPC Louisiana

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04/17/2014 Experience New Orleans Affordably in the Comfort of a Chartered Bus

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04/17/2014 FIYAWERX PRODUCTIONS ANNOUNCES LINE-UP FOR 2nd ANNUAL FIYA FEST

May 2nd All-Day Music Festival to Benefit The Roots of Music ... More

04/15/2014 New Orleans Fringe Festival Announces Our 2014 Call for Submissions -- Applications due July 2

The New Orleans Fringe announces our call for submissions for performing groups in the 2014 Fringe Festival. ... More

04/14/2014 2014 French Quarter Festival Breaks Attendance Records

Locals and visitors from around the world enjoyed the best of New Orleans music, food, and the historic French Quarter ... More

04/14/2014 Audubon Aquarium of the Americas Hosts Party for the PlanetTM

Connecting Visitors to Wildlife Conservation Saturday, April 26, 2014 ... More

04/14/2014 INAUGURAL SHAMARR FEST KICKS OFF AT SHAMROCK FIRST WEEK OF JAZZ FEST

Rebirth Brass Band New Addition to Stellar Roster for Second Show on May 3rd ... More

04/14/2014 NEW ORLEANS' LARGEST CRUISE SHIP, 3,646-PASSENGER CARNIVAL DREAM, SAILS ON INAUGURAL CRUISE FROM BIG EASY TODAY

Special Six-Day Voyage to Depart from Newly Refurbished Erato Street Cruise Terminal This Afternoon ... More

04/14/2014 SUNSET ON MAGAZINE

GG's Dine-O-Rama Introduces Cocktails & Bites Specials ... More

04/12/2014 Amy Cyrex Sins, Chef/Owner of Langlois Culinary Crossroads, Receives Top Culinary Honors

Presented with Best Chefs of Louisiana Award by American Culinary Federation - New Orleans ... More

04/11/2014 Shorty Fest 2014 on May 1 benefits Trombone Shorty Foundation

Second-annual concert supports youth music performance, music business programs ... More

04/10/2014 New exhibition, book explore ties between New Orleans and Latin Caribbean

Projects feature the photography, writings of Richard Sexton ... More

04/09/2014 Celebrate a Jazzy Easter at Restaurant Revolution

And Renew your Senses ... More

04/09/2014 New Orleans Photo Alliance & New Orleans Museum of Art Present:

PhotoNOMA: One Night, One Hundred Photographers! ... More

04/09/2014 THE ANNUAL RT BOOKLOVERS CONVENTION AND 700 AUTHORS BRING “THE BIG READ” TO THE BIG EASY!

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04/09/2014 THNOC celebrates Louisiana on the silver screen with a new exhibition

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04/09/2014 Women and Wine on Wednesdays

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04/08/2014 Death of a Salesman Opens May 9 at Le Petit Theatre

May 9, 10, 15, 16, 17, 21, 22, 23, 24 at 8 p.m. May 11, 18 at 3 p.m. Tickets: $30 - $50 ... More

04/08/2014 JACK WHITE CONFIRMS HEADLINE TOUR COMING TO SAENGER THEATRE IN NEW ORLEANS JUNE 3rd

LAZARETTO OUT JUNE 10th ON THIRD MAN RECORDS/COLUMBIA ... More

04/08/2014 NOLA Brewing Introduces Rebirth Pale Ale Benefiting The Roots of Music

Official Release Party Wednesday, April 16 ... More

04/08/2014 Wildest Little Party in Town at Audubon Zoo

Zoo-To-Do for Kids offers big fun for little ones Friday April 25, 2014 ... More

04/07/2014 Easter Jazz Brunch on theSteamboat NATCHEZ

Featuring special appearance from the Easter bunny and Easter treats upon boarding ... More

04/07/2014 GYPSY KINGS 25th Anniversary Tour

Saturday, August 16 at 8pm Tickets on sale Friday, April 11 at Noon ... More

04/07/2014 The Saenger Theatre presents TruTV’s Impractical Jokers Tour featuring The Tenderloins

Friday, May 30 at 8pm Tickets on sale Friday, April 11 at 10am ... More

04/04/2014 1970 Jazz Fest Movies Screened at Old U.S. Mint, April 17th

Presented by Friends of the Cabildo ... More

04/04/2014 NOBA Announces Monthly Folkloric Dance Workshops for the Family

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04/04/2014 Steamboat NATCHEZ Offers Best View in the House for 2014 French Quarter Festival

Enjoy a VIP hospitality experience aboard the Steamboat NATCHEZ on Sunday, April 13 ... More

04/03/2014 BIG BAND, HOT JAZZ AND BURLESQUE AT BURGUNDY BAR

Burgundy Bar in The Saint Hotel Announces April Entertainment Schedule Performances by The Yat Pack, The Messy Cookers Jazz Band, Glen David Andrews and Creole Sweet Tease Burlesque ... More

04/03/2014 New Orleans Nightingales celebrate the Boswell Sisters at April Concert in the Courtyard

The April 17 event is sponsored by Associated Office Systems ... More

04/01/2014 Ireland and New Orleans - Over 200 Years of Shared History 2014 New Orleans Famine Commemoration Committee

New Orleans Famine Commemoration plans get green light from Ireland ... More

03/31/2014 New Orleans Puppet Festival Goes International!

April 3-6th and 10th-13th 2014 at the Marigny Opera House ... More

03/30/2014 Irish photography exhibit will travel to the Irish Cultural Museum

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03/27/2014 Armstrong International Secures “Fastest Growing Airport” Award

anna.areo recognizes New Orleans "colossal" growth ... More

03/27/2014 Spring Forward with the ritz-carlton, new orleans

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03/27/2014 The Fountain Lounge at The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, Announces April Entertainment Lineup

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03/26/2014 Armstrong International Airport Sets Passenger Ranking Record

Passenger Numbers Continue to Rise ... More

03/26/2014 Splash Park's return part of banner day at Audubon Zoo

Cool Zoo reopens for 2014 season Saturday, April 5, 2014 ... More

03/25/2014 New exhibition shines spotlight on life, legacy of the Boswell Sisters

New Orleans–based trio were singing sensations of 1920s and ’30s ... More

03/25/2014 PHIL'S GRILL CELEBRATES ‘WEDNESDAYS AT THE SQUARE'

$5 Appetizers and Specialty Musician-Inspired Cocktails Pre and Post Concerts ... More

03/25/2014 THE HOWARD HUGHES CORPORATION® TO OPEN THE OUTLET COLLECTION AT RIVERWALK IN NEW ORLEANS MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

Nation's First Downtown Outlet Center Will Officially Welcome Shoppers May 22, 2014 ... More

03/25/2014 The National WWII Museum Commemorates D-Day 70

As the world comes together to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Normandy invasion, The National WWII Museum, which originally opened as The National D-Day Museum in 2000, will honor, educate and reflect both in New Orleans and abroad. ... More

03/24/2014 Southwest Expands Service at Armstrong International Award

Washington National Service to Start in August ... More

03/20/2014 French Quarter Festival 2014 Debuts

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03/20/2014 NOBA Announces Registrations for Tuition-Free Summer Dance Camps

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03/20/2014 Parsons Dance to Perform with Allen Toussaint in a World Premiere Commissioned by NOBA

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03/20/2014 Timecode: NOLA

French Quarter Festival Film Series Expands to Le Petit Théâtre du Vieux Carré ... More

03/20/2014 What's New The 31st Annual French Quarter Festival is April 10th-13th

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03/18/2014 The Hotel Monteleone Recognized As One of the Top Southern Board Rooms

Only 30 Hotels in the South Receive Annual Recognition from ConventionSouth Magazine ... More

03/13/2014 RHYTHM OF THE RIVERS

The Garden Club of America Annual Meeting, Flower Show & Boutique In New Orleans this May ... More

03/12/2014 Armstrong International Airport Closes 2013 on a High Note

Over 9.2 Million Passengers Served ... More

03/12/2014 NEW ORLEANS RESTAURANTS OFFER LENT SPECIALS

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03/12/2014 The highly anticipated sequel to SPANK! comes to New Orleans

Harrah's Theatre • April 10 - 13, 2014 - Tickets on sale now - ... More

03/11/2014 Armstrong International Airport Closes 2013 on a High Note

Over 9.2 Million Passengers Served ... More

03/11/2014 LIVING LEGEND CHITA RIVERA TO PERFORM LIVE IN NEW ORLEANS on April 19

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03/07/2014 AN EVENING WITH SARAH McLACHLAN

SAENGER THEATRE FRIDAY, AUGUST 1 ... More

03/06/2014 National WWII Museum Embarks on Digitization Initiative

Thousands of Stories, Rare Images Featured at ww2online.org ... More

03/06/2014 NICK CAVE & THE BAD SEEDS ANNOUNCE SUPPORT FOR NORTH AMERICAN TOURNICOLE ATKINS TO SUPPORT IN NEW ORLEANS

AUSTIN CITY LIMITS DEBUT CONFIRMED FOR 40TH ANNIVERSARY SEASON 20,000 DAYS ON EARTH HAULS IN TWO SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL AWARDS ... More

03/05/2014 DR. JOHN’S LEGENDARY MUSICAL INFLUENCE TO BE HONORED AT ONE-NIGHT-ONLY CONCERT EVENT ON MAY 3 AT THE SAENGER THEATRE IN NEW ORLEANS

“The Musical Mojo of Dr. John: A Celebration of Mac & His Music” Will Feature Performances by Widespread Panic, Gregg Allman, Mavis Staples, Allen Toussaint, Ryan Bingham, Lucinda Williams, George Porter Jr., Cyril Neville, Zigaboo Modeliste, Jimmie Vaughan, Tab Benoit, The Blind Boys of Alabama, Chief Monk Boudreaux, The Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Bill Kreutzmann, Chuck Leavell, Shannon McNally, Sarah Morrow, Anders Osborne and Irma Thomas Dr. John Set to Take the Stage for Special Performances Throughout the Evening ... More

02/27/2014 LRA Education Foundation Offers $60,000 in Hospitality Scholarships

Scholarship Fund to aid students for fourth consecutive year ... More

02/27/2014 PHIL BRINGS THE GRILL TO DOWNTOWN NEW ORLEANS

Restaurateur Phil de Gruy’s Award-Winning Burger Restaurant, Phil’s Grill, Now Open ... More

02/27/2014 PHIL’S GRILL ON CAMP STREET ANNOUNCES ‘5 FOR 5’ HAPPY HOUR

$5.00 Appetizers and Specialty Cocktails ... More

02/26/2014 MUSICIAN-INSPIRED COCKTAILS AT PHIL’S GRILL

Hand-Crafted Libations Pay Homage to New Orleans’ Music Legends ... More

02/25/2014 Great Maya Reef to Open at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas

Caribbean Reef exhibit transforms into an ancient underwater world ... More

02/24/2014 HRI LODGING’S GINA CHIMENO WINS HYATT’S DIRECTOR OF SALES OF THE YEAR AWARD

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02/21/2014 Celebrate Spring with Audubon Nature Institute!

Audubon Attraction Open Seven Days a Week March 3 through September 1, 2014 ... More

02/20/2014 NOBA Announces Monthly Folkloric Dance Workshops for the Family

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02/19/2014 GG's Dine-O-Rama: Gott Gourmet Reinvented

New Name, New Eats, New Look – Same Southern Soul ... More

02/17/2014 THE ANNUAL RT BOOKLOVERS CONVENTION AND 700 AUTHORS BRING "THE BIG READ" TO THE BIG EASY!

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02/13/2014 THNOC to present new exhibition, book from Richard Sexton in April 2014

Projects examine New Orleans’s Creole connections to Latin America ... More

02/12/2014 New Orleans Named Among Most Romantic Cities for Valentine’s Day 2014

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02/11/2014 New Orleans Scores Big; Lands Alaska Airlines

Non-stop service to Seattle begins in June ... More

02/10/2014 Makers, Crafters, and Performers wanted for inaugural New Orleans Mini Maker Faire on April 5th

Call for Makers Open Until March 1st ... More

02/10/2014 Nuclear Cowboyz® Storms into 2014 for 14-City Tour

Fifth Anniversary to Feature Eight New Tour Cities, Multi-Time X Games Medalists, Stunts by Shaolin Kung Fu Warriors and a New Storyline ... More

02/10/2014 Port Realizes Cruise Passenger Gains in 2013

Awarded "Friendliest Home Port" By Trade Publication ... More

02/06/2014 Tonic of Wildness: Photographs by John Bentham

Opening Reception: Saturday February 22, 2014, 6 - 9 pm Exhibition through March 29, 2014 ... More

02/05/2014 French Quarter Festival 2014 Musical Lineup

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02/05/2014 What's New -The 31st Annual French Quarter Festival is April 10th-13th

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02/04/2014 THE GALATOIRE FOUNDATION SURPASSES $1 MILLION RAISED FOR NEW ORLEANS COMMUNITY PROJECTS!

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01/31/2014 The Grill Room at Windsor Court Hires Sommelier John Mitchell

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01/27/2014 LRA Education Foundation Announces 2014 Leadership

Board of Directors to guide Foundation's mission in the new year ... More

01/24/2014 BROADWAY IN NEW ORLEANS UNVEILS THE 2014 - 2015 SEASON AT THE SAENGER THEATRE

Season Features Beloved Classics to Recent Smash Hits ... More

01/24/2014 JOHN LEGEND'S 2014 NORTH AMERICAN TOUR "AN EVENING WITH JOHN LEGEND: THE ALL OF ME TOUR"

SAENGER THEATRE THURSDAY, MAY 1 ... More

01/23/2014 Audubon Louisiana Nature Center Restoration Begins Groundbreaking Ceremony: Friday, January 24, 2014

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01/23/2014 The National WWII Museum to Unveil New, Permanent Monuments Men Gallery

Gallery to explore wartime race to recover priceless stolen artwork ... More

01/23/2014 THE SAINT HOTEL REDEFINES NEW ORLEANS LUXURY WITH FIVE NEW SUITES

Archangel Michael and Archangel Lucifer Master Suites Offer Exotic and One-of-a-Kind Experiences ... More

01/22/2014 Friends of the Cabildo Walking Tour Guide Class

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01/22/2014 New Orleans aids victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan with musical fundraiser at Rock ‘N’ Bowl on Feb. 9th

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01/22/2014 New Orleans aids victims of Super Typhoon Haiyan with musical fundraiser at Rock ‘N’ Bowl on Feb. 9th

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01/17/2014 Vacation Express Announces Non-Stop Flights from New Orleans to Jamaica

Flights to Montego Bay to Start May, 2014 ... More

01/16/2014 MAYOR LANDRIEU, AVIATION BOARD UNVEIL CONCEPTUAL DESIGN FOR NEW WORLD CLASS AIRPORT TERMINAL COMPLEX

$826 Million Project Will Create Over 13,000 Jobs ... More

01/13/2014 HOUSE OF BLUES NEW ORLEANS CELEBRATES 20 YEARS OF LIVE ENTERTAINMENT IN THE HISTORIC FRENCH QUARTER

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01/10/2014 The Hotel Monteleone Receives the 2013 Pinnacle Award

Two prestigious awards recognize hospitality excellence and top suppliers in the travel industry ... More

01/08/2014 Audubon Nature Institute and San Diego Zoo Global Break Ground for

A Conservation Alliance to Enhance the Sustainability of Threatened Animal Populations ... More

12/17/2013 Southwest Airlines to Start Non-stop Service to San Diego from New Orleans

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12/17/2013 TSA PrePTM Now at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport

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12/13/2013 Loyola hosts annual Metropolitan Opera auditions

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12/12/2013 Royal Caribbean International's Serenade of the Seas Set for New Orleans Maiden Voyage

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12/04/2013 JW Marriott New Orleans Names René Bajeux Executive Chef

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12/01/2013 Remodel At Courtyard New Orleans Downtown Mixes A Bit Of Past With A Taste For Future

Recent renovations to guest rooms includes new carpet, sofas, wallpaper, bedding ... More

11/19/2013 Nick Cade & The Bad Seeds announce Summer 2014 North American Tour

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11/06/2013 Gravity Trails, LLC to offer New Orleans Kayak Swamp Tours

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11/06/2013 Gravity Trails, LLC to offer New Portable Zip Line Experiece

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11/05/2013 Irish Government Names New Orleans as 2014 International Famine Commemoration Site

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10/16/2013 Metropolitan Museum of Art curator explores African art history in Loyola public lecture

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10/10/2013 NORWEGIAN JEWEL DEBUTS IN NEW ORLEANS THIS SUNDAY

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10/08/2013 NFL invites New Orleans to bid on Super Bowl LII

New Orleans Officially Begins Bid Process for 2018 Super Bowl ... More

10/08/2013 THE HUMANE SOCIETY OF LOUISIANA LAUNCHES NEW PUPPY TRANSPORT PROJECT

New "transPUPtation" Vehicle Safely Transports Adopted Pets to their New Homes ... More

10/05/2013 Tropical Storm Karen Update 10-05-13

October 5, 2013, 12:00 p.m. CST ... More

10/04/2013 Tropical Storm Karen Update

October 4, 2013, 12:30 p.m. CST ... More

10/01/2013 What's New in New Orleans' Hospitality Industry -October/ November 2013

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09/27/2013 City Celebrates Return of Iconic Saenger Theatre to Downtown New Orleans

Historic Theatre Reopens Doors after $52 Million Restoration ... More

09/17/2013 Saenger Theatre By the Numbers: Fun Facts of the Iconic 1927 Landmark's Rebirth

As Saenger Nears Sept. 27 Opening, Theatre Provides Sneak Peek Into Newly Restored Building ... More

09/02/2013 Celebrate New Orleans’ Jazz at the Steamboat Stomp

Steamboat NATCHEZ hosts inaugural music festival celebrating the birthplace of jazz ... More

08/20/2013 Jonni Adams, General Manager and Director of Operations at ACCENT on Arrangements, Inc.- a DMC Network Company, wins DMC Network’s Excellence in Operations Leadership Award

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07/23/2013 New Orleans Ballet Association's 2013-2014 Season of Dance

Season Kicks off 10/4 with a North American Premiere, features extreme sport, percussive dance, live music with a little Frank Sinatra and closes with a World Premiere ... More

07/02/2013 Audubon Aquarium Announces New Exhibit Celebrating the Gulf Coast Fishing Industry

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07/02/2013 Carnival to enhance leadership position in New Orleans and Port Canaveral with new ship deployments beginning in Spring 2014

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06/26/2013 The National WWII Museum Named Travelers' Choice 2013 Winner by TripAdvisor

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06/26/2013 TripAdvisor Honor Places The Roosevelt New Orleans Among Top-Performing Businesses Worldwide

2013 Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor Is Based on Reviews by Travelers ... More

06/25/2013 Armstrong International Airport Sets Passenger Ranking Record

Passenger Numbers Still on the Increase ... More

06/24/2013 USA TODAY TRAVEL MEDIA GROUP ANNOUNCES NEW ORLEANS SELECTED AS NOMINEE FOR 10BEST READERS’ CHOICE TRAVEL AWARD

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06/13/2013 New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu, Canal Street Development Corporation, and ACE Theatrical Group Announce Saenger Theatre Grand Opening Celebration

Star-Studded Performance Lineup to Mark Reopening of Legendary Downtown New Orleans Venue ... More

05/08/2013 Second Harvest Food Bank is seeking committed volunteers throughout the year to support child hunger programs

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05/01/2013 Mas Mamones bring a Latin sound to May Concerts in the Courtyard

The May 17 event is sponsored by Associated Office Systems ... More

05/01/2013 The New Orleans Oyster Festival Planned for June 1-2

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04/28/2013 Crescent City Lights Youth Theater 2013 Summer Application Deadline & Auditions

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04/24/2013 Zurich Extends Sponsorship of New Orleans Tournament through 2019

Insurance giant continues to make a difference in region through Zurich Classic of New Orleans ... More

04/23/2013 Rock ‘n' Hops Benefit Concert Shines Spotlight on Louisiana

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04/22/2013 Festival on the Lakefront celebrates the state’s most famous crustacean

2nd annual Crawfish Mambo planned for May 11 ... More

04/22/2013 When You’re Lost, Everything’s A Sign: Self-Taught Art from The House of Blues

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04/21/2013 Dishcrawl New Orleans Explores the Majestic and Historic Magazine Street

Dinning at its finest on one of NOLA's most popular streets. ... More

04/12/2013 Local U Is Bringing Its Educational Local Online Marketing Series to New Orleans, in Partnership with Google, Bing, and SEOmoz

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04/09/2013 Scheduled Charter Flights from New Orleans to Cancun to Begin

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03/28/2013 Megan Mullally, Star of TV's "Will & Grace," In Concert at NOCCA April 6

BROADWAY @ NOCCA INITIATES A NEW SCHOLARSHIP ... More

03/21/2013 Broadway in New Orleans Announces 2013-2014 Season at Historic Saenger Theatre

East Jefferson General Hospital Broadway in New Orleans announces the lineup of Broadway's biggest hits for the 2013 - 2014 season to be showcased at the newly-renovated Saenger Theatre. ... More

02/27/2013 Windsor Court Hotel Named 2013 Four-Star Hotel by Forbes Travel Guide

Windsor Court Earns Seventh Consecutive Four-Star Hospitality Excellence Recognition ... More

02/19/2013 New Orleans to Host Wrestlemania

Wrestlemania XXX will be held Sunday April 6, 2014 in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome ... More

02/18/2013 Gospel Showcase Followed by New Orleans Hornets Day

Come Enjoy a Full Day of Activities at Audubon Zoo on February 23! ... More

02/18/2013 NEW ORLEANS TO HOST WRESTLEMANIA®

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02/05/2013 Mayor Landrieu, Host Committee, International and National Guests and Media Praise New Orleans as Host City of Super Bowl XLVII

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01/16/2013 Audubon Nature Institute and San Diego Zoo Global Announce New Conservation Alliance to Enhance the Sustainability of Rare and Endangered Animal Populations

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01/15/2013 Project ReachOUT!

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11/29/2012 The Hike for KaTREEna Big TREEsy Giveaway for New Orleans

Hike for KaTREEna partners with the City of New Orleans Department of Parks & Parkways for the third of five tree-giveaway events ... More

11/29/2012 The New Orleans Hotel Collection Launches Winter Holiday Packages

The New Orleans Hotel Collection has announced a variety of New Orleans vacation deals offered at seven hotels during the leisure travel period of the winter holidays. ... More

11/07/2012 Allstate Sugar Bowl to Host SEC & Big 12 Champions

Conferences and Bowl Announce 12-Year Deal Beginning With 2014 Season ... More

10/03/2012 Fall Forward - Experience What's In Store This Fall And Winter Season At The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans

On October 6, 2012, the hotel will celebrate its twelfth anniversary as the ‘Crown Jewel of Canal Street’ – as per the front page of The Times-Picayune, October 6, 2000. ... More

09/27/2012 18th Annual Art Show Benefits Senior Care at Poydras Home

Thousands of Original Creations for Sale ... More

09/20/2012 Louisiana Restaurant Association Hosts Drive for Braithwaite Families

The Louisiana Restaurant Association (LRA) invites members of the community to donate toiletries, cleaning supplies and paper products to the Braithwaite, La. ... More

09/19/2012 New Orleans Hotel Collection Hotel Mazarin to be featured on new Travel Channel Show called “TOP SPOT”

Travel Channel Premier Show to feature New Orleans Hotel Collection ' Hotel Mazarin Sept 20 ... More

08/27/2012 Southwest Adds 1.5 Million Seats in New Orleans Including a New Destination

Big Win for New Orleans ... More

06/04/2012 Johnny Iuzzini, Criollo Generate Buzz at WIne and Food Festival

Research Tracks Event’s Biggest Online Topics ... More

05/22/2012 SoBou: A Modern Creole Saloon Opening in W New Orleans French Quarter this June

SoBou, a "spirited restaurant," offering cutting-edge cocktails and Louisiana street food-inspired small plates will open in W New Orleans -French Quarter on June 25, 2012. ... More

01/09/2012 New Mardi Gras Study Shows New Orleans Realizes Continued Strong Economic Impact and Increasing Returns Over Direct Services Costs

A new study on the economic value of the 2011 Mardi Gras season showed a total contribution to the New Orleans economy of $300.7 million, while providing the City of New Orleans with nearly $8.50 in tax revenues for every $1 the city spent in direct services support like police, fire and sanitation. ... More

01/03/2012 The Saint Hotel Opens with Special Rates for the BCS National Championship Bowl

New Boutique Hotel in Landmark Building on Canal Street Welcomes Alabama Fans to New Orleans ... More

08/22/2011 Announcing the Inaugural New Orleans Restaurant Week

The Louisiana Restaurant Association’s (LRA) Greater New Orleans Chapter is excited to announce that New Orleans Restaurant Week will be held September 12-18, 2011. ... More

07/26/2011 New Orleans Named Sixth Best City in America

New Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards Readers’ Survey ... More

06/21/2011 Dueling Barges Fireworks Display to Light Up the River for Go 4th on the River 2011

The Riverfront Marketing Group invites you to celebrate the 4th of July down by the riverside at the 21st annual Go 4th on the River Dueling Barges Fireworks Extravaganza. This year’s event is presented by Chevron, Zito Companies, Budweiser, and the Louisiana Seafood Promotion & Marketing Board and media sponsors ExperienceNewOrleans.com, Magic 101.9 and WWL AM, FM and .com, and WWL-TV Channel 4. ... More

06/08/2011 Olfactory Fun at Windsor Court’s White Wine Component Tasting

Learn how to sample wine like a professional sommelier ... More

05/02/2011 Exhibition featuring rare Spanish documents comes to the Gulf Coast

“The Threads of Memory” explores Spain’s first 300 years in the United States ... More

04/07/2011 Exhibition covering 300 years of Spanish influence in the U.S. to open May 11

The Historic New Orleans Collection with the Acción Cultural Española (AC/E) and Spain’s Ministry of Culture and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation ... More

02/08/2011 New Mardi Gras App Tracks Parades in Real Time

Track the progress of Mardi Gras parades in real time this Carnival season with Experience Mardi Gras, a new app downloadable to Apple® or Droid® mobile devices free of charge. ... More

12/01/2010 French Quarter Festivals, Inc. Creates Holiday Magic in Jackson Square

Please join French Quarter Festivals, Inc. to ‘flip the switch’ and debut the lights and decorations in historic Jackson Square on Wednesday, December 1st at 5:30 p.m. near the St. Louis Cathedral gate at Chartres Street. ... More

11/04/2010 New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Celebrates 25 Years

Located along the Mississippi River, within walking distance of the French Quarter, fine dining, attractions and 20,000 first-class hotel rooms, the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, the nation’s sixth largest convention center, has been a favorite destination for national tradeshows and meetings for 25 years. ... More

10/12/2010 The Polo Club Lounge Launches 2010-2011 Mixology Series with Spicy Fall Cocktails

Popular monthly classes resume for cocktail enthusiasts to enjoy lively libations ... More

10/05/2010 Hurricane Katrina – a Storm of Change

Five years after, Louisiana State Museum's riveting new exhibit; Living With Hurricanes: Katrina and Beyond documents tragedy and rebirth ... More

09/23/2010 Touch Down this Football Season at Hotel Monteleone: Your Tailgating Headquarters!

Hotel features ticket giveaways, Saints-themed cocktails and half off for halftime drink specials ... More

09/21/2010 New Orleans Ballet Association2010-2011 Season of Dance Visionaries presents

MOMIX Kicks Off Season with its Largest Production Ever! ... More

09/13/2010 Five years after Katrina, reasons to rejoice in New Orleans

Travel Weekly, September 9, 2010 ... More

08/25/2010 Saintsations Unveil 2011 Swimsuit Calendar With 2nd Line Parade Through the Quarter

As our Super Bowl XLIV Champions prepare for the season, the New Orleans Saintsations invite the media to capture the celebration as the 2011 Swimsuit Calendar is unveiled. The public is invited to join the entire cheerleading team for a 2nd Line Parade through the French Quarter featuring the Storyville Stompers Brass Band and Saints Mascots' Gumbo and Sir Saint tomorrow, Wednesday August 25th at 6:00 pm sharp ... More

08/24/2010 Boys Hope Girls Hope Presents “30th Anniversary Gala” Sponsored by AT&T

2010 Fall Gala to Benefit Boys Hope Girls Hope of Greater New Orleans ... More

07/27/2010 Local Students Train with National Dance Professionals

Program culminates with joint performance by students, local artists, and TU Dance ... More

07/09/2010 NTA and Edelman to Host Free Crisis and Media Relations Seminars for Gulf Coast Region

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07/08/2010 Hyatt Regency New Orleans to Reopen

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07/08/2010 Waiters Race this Sunday July 11

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04/01/2010 Windsor Court and Audubon Nature Institute Partner for Butterfly Tea

Hotel, Insectarium collaborate to offer one-of-a-kind experience ... More

02/26/2010 Senate Passes Bipartisan Travel Promotion Act, Sends Bill to President for Signature

US Travel Association ... More

01/27/2010 Cocktails for a Cause Raises $2,500 for Red Cross

Cure and New Orleans Culinary and Cultural Preservation Society Honoring New Orleans Cocktail Past ... More

01/20/2010 Charity Beneficiaries of Galatoire’s Mardi Gras Auction Add Special Items for Purchase

Event to benefit New Orleans City Park and the Historic New Orleans Collection ... More

01/12/2010 New Orleans Photo Alliance PresentsThe American Dream

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12/22/2009 New Orleans Marriott Launches Turn-Key Voluntourism Program:

Voluntour Gumbo Pairs Groups with Projects for Big Easy Rebuilding ... More

10/29/2009 New Exterior Marks New Era at Superdome

New aluminum panels are being installed on the Louisiana Superdome’s exterior walls in a massive project that will take approximately 14 months ... More

10/08/2009 Spectacular New Superdome Upgrades Coming in 2010 and 2011

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10/07/2009 Macy's Lakeside Opens Tax Refund Center

America’s Premier Retailer Expands Services to Visitors ... More

09/30/2009 Let the Blood Flow- Get Your Tickets & VIP Pass for Vampire Fest

Full Calendar of Events is Now Available ... More

08/25/2009 The French Market Presents

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08/07/2009 Le Meritage Hosts Louisiana Wild Caught Shrimp Dinner to Benefit Shrimper Ray Brandhurst

In Association with the New Orleans Chapter of the Slow Food Movement, Le Meritage to Host Louisiana Wild Caught Shrimp Dinner to Benefit Shrimper Ray Brandhurst and his Family ... More

07/31/2009 ARA Announces the Rental Show’s Returns to New Orleans in 2012

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07/24/2009 The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company Introduces New "Meetings Within Reach" Package Offering

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company, L.L.C. is reaching out to corporate executives, meeting planners, and conference attendees in an effort to encourage the scheduling of meetings from educational seminars, incentive trips, customer appreciation events to annual retreats. ... More

07/10/2009 USA Hosts to Design and Produce 2010 Special Event Gala Celebration

USA Hosts has the prestigious honor of designing and producing the 2010 Special Event Gala Celebration ... More

06/24/2009 La Quinta Inn & Suites - Downtown New Orleans Completes Multi-million Dollar Renovation

The La Quinta Inn & Suites – Downtown New Orleans at 301 Camp Street recently completed a multi-million dollar renovation and upgrade. ... More

06/23/2009 The Roosevelt New Orleans Books First Musical Act Marking the Return of Entertainment

After nearly 50 years, The Roosevelt New Orleans Hotel is again claiming its spot as a top music destination in the city and around the world. ... More

06/15/2009 The Inn on Bourbon:

New Orleans, Up Close & Personal ... More

06/12/2009 Delectable Dishes to Return to the Roosevelt New Orleans as Hotel Welcomes Prominent Chefs

The smell of fresh morning pastries, desserts, the finest roasted meats and more soon will fill the air at The Roosevelt New Orleans, set to reopen June 25 as a Waldorf Astoria Collection property, thanks to the hiring of Stefan Kauth as executive chef and Robert Plouffe as executive pastry chef. ... More

06/05/2009 The Roosevelt New Orleans Again will Publish Roosevelt Review Magazine

A fixture in every Roosevelt Hotel guest room throughout much of the 20th century, the popular Roosevelt Review magazine will return in October 2009, after The Roosevelt New Orleans opens in early July as a member of the world-famous Waldorf Astoria Collection. ... More

05/22/2009 AEROMEXICO REAFFIRMS COMMITMENT TO BRING INTERNATIONAL AIRLINE SERVICE BACK TO NEW ORLEANS ON JULY 7

Airline to Serve Market with Six Weekly Non-Stop Flights to Mexico City And Convenient Connecting Service to San Pedro Sula, Honduras ... More

05/12/2009 International Bonsai Event to be held in New Orleans Botanical Garden

International artists will visit New Orleans this summer to teach Bonsai, Penjing, Ikebana, Suiseki and Japanese Gardening during the 3-day annual symposium sponsored by Bonsai Clubs International. ... More

05/06/2009 Southern Food and Beverage Museum Dedicates Gallery to Leah Chase

The Southern Food and Beverage Museum announces the dedication and re-naming of the Louisiana Gallery to honor the life work of New Orleans native Leah Chase on July 1 and 2, 2009. ... More

04/28/2009 Creole Queen’s “Cruise to Mardi Gras World” Sets Sail

New Orleans Attractions Offer Two Times the Fun for One Great Price ... More

04/24/2009 26th Annual French Quarter Fest Ends on a High Note

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04/06/2009 Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport Selects Transportation Company

2004 Blue Ribbon Committee recommendations are impetus for new initiative ... More

03/23/2009 New Orleans Ballet Association presents

The Extreme Dance of DIAVOLO ... More

03/23/2009 NOMA Presents A Discourse in Abstraction: Jennifer Odem and NOMA's Permanent Collection

New permanent video art space also open on second floor ... More

02/17/2009 Rebirth of a Legend: Lakewood Golf Course to Open

Celebration and Private Tourney Friday, Feb. 27 @ 11 a.m. Public Play Begins Saturday, Feb. 28 ... More

02/16/2009 23rd Annual Lundi Gras Celebration at Riverwalk on February 23

Music, Food, Fireworks and Official Arrival of Rex at Riverwalk’s Spanish Plaza ... More

02/16/2009 Reading in Bed Goes High Tech at THE DAUPHINE ORLEANS

French Quarter Hotel introduces Sony Digital Readers ... More

02/10/2009 The Roosevelt New Orleans

New Generations of New Orleanians to be Hosted in World-Famous Blue Room and Legendary Sazerac Bar at the Roosevelt New Orleans ... More

01/29/2009 Hilton New Orleans Riverside Offers Extra Perks to Meeting Planners, Attendees and the Community

Hotel and industry partners give meetings planners a canvas of artistic ideas and perks to add color, memories and value to meetings ... More

05/20/2008 Spring Weekends in the Botanical Garden in City Park

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02/15/2008 The 72nd Annual New Orleans Spring Fiesta

The New Orleans Spring Fiesta Association will hold its 72nd Annual Spring Fiesta from March 29th – 30th; and April 4th – 6th, 2008. ... More

02/04/2008 The Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra's “Festa d’Italia”

A Celebration of American-Italian Contributions to New Orleans Culture ... More

01/28/2008 New Orleans Ballet Association & The NOCCA Institute

The New Orleans Ballet Association and The NOCCA Institute are pleased to co-present the high-powered contemporary jazz company, River North Chicago Dance Company. ... More

01/28/2008 The New Orleans Museum of Art Presents George Rodrigue

Work of Louisiana’s most famous contemporary artist to be featured in retrospective ... More

01/25/2008 Behind the Bench to Hold ‘Touching a Life Gala'

Behind The Bench, the National Basketball Wives Association, will host the “Touching a Life Gala” on Feb. 15 at 6:30pm at the New Orleans Marriott during the 2008 NBA All Star Weekend in New Orleans, LA. ... More

01/23/2008 TICKETS FOR 2008 NBA ALL-STAR JAM SESSION

TICKETS FOR 2008 NBA ALL-STAR JAM SESSION PRESENTED BY ADIDAS ON SALE JAN. 17 – Hornets’ Chris Paul to Donate 100 Tickets to Recovery School District Students – – First 50 Fans in Line to Receive a Free Ticket – ... More

05/14/2007 ExpressJet Airlines Celebrates Flights From Louis Armstrong International Airport

Start of ExpressJet non-stop service brings several new destinations to New Orleans business and vacation travelers ... More

04/18/2007 The Ritz-Carlton, New Orleans-Named One of the 65 Best New Hotels in the World

Source: Conde Nast Traveller’s UK Edition- 2007 Hot List ... More

03/30/2007 Sugar Bowl Impact Tops $125 Million

The Sugar Bowl Committee's 2007 Allstate Sugar Bowl Football Classic and festival events produced an economic impact of $126.7 million for the city and state ... More

03/22/2007 New Orleans Marriott Metairie at Lakeway to Open

Largest Full-Service Hotel in New Orleans Area to Open Since Hurricane Katrina ... More

02/24/2006 Southwest Airlines Pumps Up Schedule for Spring and Summer Travel

Airline Adds Flights in 15 City-pairs, Including New Orleans ... More

02/21/2006 Longue Vue Gardens and Museum Shop Open

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02/06/2006 New Orleans Museum to Re-Open with a Tribute to the Arts

Six months after devastating Hurricane Katrina, the New Orleans Museum of Art will re-open its doors on March 3, 2006 with a grand tribute to the arts called "The HeART of New Orleans." ... More

02/06/2006 Ripley's Believe It or Not! Reopens in Time for Mardi Gras

Collection in New Orleans' Odditorium Spared Major Damage from Katrina ... More

02/06/2006 The Shops at Canal Place Re-open Feb. 10

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02/01/2006 Whole Foods Market® Arabella Station Re-Opened to New Orleans Community Today

Uptown New Orleans Store Welcomed Team Members And Shoppers Back During 8:45 Am Opening Ceremony ... More

01/05/2006 Morton's Steakhouse Reopens at One Canal Place Jan. 12

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12/31/2005 Louisiana SPCA Launches Series of Proactive Programs

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12/15/2005 Historic Streetcars Get Back on Track

Cars to Run Riverfront and Canal Street Routes 7 Days a Week ... More

12/08/2005 Emeril's Restaurant Opens December 8

Lagasse’s Flagship Restaurant Reopens in the Warehouse District ... More

11/01/2005 The Party's Restarted: Mardi Gras World Open

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