Hospitality Industry Press Releases

08/27/2014 ACCENT on Arrangements, Inc., a DMC Network Company Hires Laurene Miller, Director of Sales

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08/27/2014 Halloween New Orleans Mixes Chaos With Cause To Support Those Living With HIV/AIDS

Early Bird Passes Available Through Labor Day ... More

08/26/2014 Groovin' with the Arts at the Royal Sonesta's Round Table Luncheon

Wednesday September 3rd ... More

08/25/2014 Halloween New Orleans Mixes Chaos With Cause To Support Those Living With HIV/AIDS

Early Bird Passes Available Through Labor Day ... More

08/25/2014 New Orleans Architecture Foundation Purchases Center for Design

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08/22/2014 Second Annual "Downriver Festival" Highlights Coffee and Bananas with Live Music, Cooking Demos and Historian Talks

Saturday September 13th 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. At The Old U.S. Mint & French Market Free and Open to the Public Presented by the Louisiana State Museum, New Orleans Jazz National Historic Park, Friends of the Cabildo and the French Market District ... More

08/22/2014 The CAC's Art for Arts' Sake | Downtown: A CAC Fundraiser on Saturday, October 4

In partnership with the Downtown Development District (DDD) ... More

08/21/2014 Lunching at Le Foret

CBD Culinary Gem Introduces Lunch & Offers Special September Discount ... More

08/21/2014 Official Kick-Off Party for We Live to Eat Restaurant Week 2014 on Wednesday, September 3 at the Chicory

Inaugural Public Kick-Off Event to Showcase Culinary Delights and Benefit LRA Education Foundation ... More

08/21/2014 Ogden Museum of Southern Art Announces Docent Training

Four Wednesday Sessions: September 17, 24, October 1, & 8 10 AM – 12 PM ... More

08/21/2014 THNOC Announces Lineup for Fall 2014 Concerts in the Courtyard

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08/21/2014 We Live to Eat Restaurant Week Returns to Celebrate More Than 50 of New Orleans' Best Restaurants

Monday, September 8 through Sunday, September 14, 2014 ... More

08/20/2014 Jazz in the Park Concert Series, September 4 - October 30

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08/20/2014 Phillip Phillips Sunday, September 28th at the Mahalia Jackson Theater

Tickets on Sale Friday, August 22nd at Noon ... More

08/20/2014 Spirit Airlines Now Accepting Reservations for Flights to Chicago and Detroit

Flights to the Windy and Motor Cities from the Crescent City Start October 30 ... More

08/20/2014 Tickets on sale soon for Audubon Zoo Halloween event

October 17, 18, 24 and 25, 2014 ... More

08/19/2014 WYES Celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Beatles Concert in New Orleans

WYES Recreates A Night New Orleanians Never Forgot And Can’t Wait To Relive ... More

08/19/2014 WYES-TV Recalls Memories of the Beatles 1964 Visit to New Orleans in a 'Steppin' Out' Special

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08/18/2014 American Theatre Project of New Orleans Returns to Dillar University's Cook Performing Arts Center with "Freedom Summer" By Spencer Howard

"Actors, Teaching Artists and Youth Take to the Stage" In the 50th Commemoration of "Freedom Summer" ... More

08/18/2014 PEOPLExpress Coming to New Orleans

Low-fare carrier scheduled to begin service to the Crescent City in August ... More

08/18/2014 Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience: By Popular Demand, a 2nd & Final Show has been Added

Saenger Theatre Saturday, October 18th 7:30pm Tickets go on sale Friday, August 22nd @ 11am ... More

08/18/2014 Tickets for Andrew Lloyd Webber's The Phantom of the Opera Go On Sale Friday, August 22 at 10am

In a Spectacular New Production by Cameron Mackintosh New Orleans Premiere Engagement at the Saenger Theatre, November 5-16 ... More

08/14/2014 AC Hotel New Orleans Bourbon Appoints Melisa Kennedy General Manager

Names Shronette Davis, Assistant General Manager and Blake Duke, Senior Sales Manager ... More

08/14/2014 Audubon Zoo Petition Surpasses Goal

Save the Elephants initiative ... More

08/14/2014 Longue Vue Hosts Inaugural Grand Golden Gamble Fall Fundraiser

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08/14/2014 The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, Presents a Production of “The Kingfish”

Performance will feature the Life and Times of Famed Louisiana Gov. Huey P. Long, Starring Spud McConnell ... More

08/14/2014 THNOC to screen Louisiana-filmed drama starring Steve McQueen Aug. 30

Screening is fourth in seven-part series presented with exhibition “From Cameo to Close-up” ... More

08/13/2014 Ogden Museum of Southern Art Announces Exhibitions for Art for Arts' Sake in New Orleans

“Self-Processing – Instant Photography” and “Self-Taught, Outsider and Visionary Art from the collection of Richard Gasperi” will open the night of Art for Arts’ Sake, October 4, 2014. ... More

08/12/2014 #PoseWhenever Complimentary Yoga Class and Cocktail Social at W French Quarter

Class led by two instructors launching unique programs that encourage yoga anytime, anywhere outside studio walls ... More

08/12/2014 “American Grilled” Comes to New Orleans with Chef David Guas

Travel Channel’s High Steaks, High Heat Summer Series Featuring Chef David Guas ... More

08/12/2014 Beetles from Across the Universe are Invading Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium

Beetlemania - Saturday, September 6 & Sunday, September 7, 2014 ... More

08/12/2014 Family Fun Day Aboard the Steamboat Natchez

Family fun day cruise includes fun entertainment and games for the whole family ... More

08/12/2014 Fine Art Auction Preview Party at Martin Lawrence Gallery

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08/12/2014 Gray Line Tours and the Bourbon Orleans Hotel host Second Annual Paranormal Festival

Experience the Chilling Secrets of New Orleans ... More

08/12/2014 Hidden Treasures: Restaurants Edition Presented by Friends of the Cabildo

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08/12/2014 Hilton New Orleans Riverside Offers Retail Therapy Package

Hotel Connecting to Nation’s First Downtown Outlet Shopping Center Celebrates the Mall’s Opening ... More

08/12/2014 Martin Lawrence Gallery on Royal St. welcomes Artist Ali Golkar for Opening Reception October 18

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08/12/2014 Preservation Hall Foundation Announces Preservation Hall Ball Benefit Concert at the Civic Theater in New Orleans on Friday, October 3rd, 2014

One night extravaganza featuring THE PRESERVATION HALL JAZZ BAND and special guests, Allen Toussaint, Ani DiFranco, Beats Antique and Alexander (of Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros) Kicks off two month national “Oh Yeah!” tour with Allen Toussaint in both artists' hometown for a great cause ... More

08/12/2014 So You Think You Can Dance Tour to Kick Off at the Saenger Theater

Due to popular demand, America's favorite summer dance series, Emmy Award-Winning "So You Think You Can Dance," Hits the road for its Season 11 tour Tour to kick off at the Saenger Theatre in New Orleans October 1 Tickets on sale this Friday, August 15th at 10am ... More

08/12/2014 Southern Rep Theatre Reveals New Details about 28th Season

BROOMSTICK dates, times, and location announced ... More

08/11/2014 Omni Royal Orleans Introduces New Technologies for Successful Meetings

Adds mobile meeting application, dedicated Wi-Fi network for 14,000-square-foot function space ... More

08/11/2014 Theresa Caputo Live! The Experience From TLC’s Long Island Medium on Friday, October 17th

Tickets go on-sale Friday, August 15th 11am ... More

08/08/2014 Bourbon Orleans Hotel Launches Annual Paranormal Festival “Ghost Camp”

Tailored to the Essence of the New Orleans Paranormal Experience, this opportunity includes ghost hunts, fine dining and a ghostly cocktail tour. ... More

08/07/2014 Celtic Thunder Principals Perform Live in New Orleans at the Irish Museum

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08/06/2014 Fringe Goes From A to Z

This year, Fringe is going all the way from A to Z – Art Klub to Zeitgeist, with Mardi Gras Zone, Marigny Opera House, the Old Firehouse, and The Shadowbox Theater in between. ... More

08/06/2014 The Confederate Memorial hall Museum's Living History Program

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08/05/2014 2014 Satchmo SummerFest presented by Chevron Breaks Records

The premier American Jazz Festival dedicated to the life, legacy, and music of New Orleans' native son Louis "Satchmo" Armstrong draws tens of thousands of fans ... More

08/05/2014 New Orleans Poised to Break World Record For Largest Bead Mosaic

Hotel Monteleone & Local Bead Artist Stephan Wanger to Unveil Vision for Latest Project ... More

08/04/2014 Emeril Lagasse Foundation's Bourbon, Boudin & Beer

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08/01/2014 You Won't Get to Snooze at the Crescent City Lights Youth Theater's Production of "Sleepover," August 15-24, 2014

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07/31/2014 Chef Tenney Flynn of GW Fins Spearheads Gulf United For Lasting Fisheries (G.U.L.F.) Chef Council

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07/31/2014 CHICAGO The Musical Returns to the Saenger Theater

Winner of Six 1997 Tony Awards, Including Best Musical Performances Begin October 7th at the Saenger CHICAGO is Back in Town and it's Pure Entertainment ... More

07/31/2014 WINNER OF SIX 1997 TONY AWARDS INCLUDING BEST MUSICAL REVIVAL

PERFORMANCES BEGIN OCTOBER 7TH AT THE SAENGER THEATRE CHICAGO is BACK IN TOWN and it's PURE ENTERTAINMENT! ... More

07/30/2014 Local Event Planning Agency Clandestine Selected for Prospect New Orleans Opening Gala

Event to be held Friday, October 24, 2014 ... More

07/29/2014 Audubon Nature Institute Offers a Special Deal for Military Visitors

August 1 - September 30, 2014 ... More

07/29/2014 NINE LIVES, THREE SIBLINGS AND A HUNK LAUNCH LE PETIT THEATRE'S NEW SEASON

"Nine Lives: A Musical Witness of New Orleans" ... More

07/29/2014 Windsor Court Hotel Named Among the Top 50 in Travel + Leisure World’s Best Awards

The New Orleans property has ranked on the list for seven consecutive years ... More

07/28/2014 Crescent City Farmers Market Ranks Among the Best

New Orleans' Crescent City Farmers Market takes the #8 spot on the list of top farmers markets to visit this summer. ... More

07/28/2014 DAVID GRAY Friday, September 26th

Saenger Theatre, New Orleans Tickets on sale Friday, August 1st at 10am ... More

07/28/2014 HARRAH'S NEW ORLEANS OFFERS LOCAL LIVE ENTERTAINMENT EVERY THURSDAY WITH "MASQUERADE LIVE!" AT MASQUERADE NIGHTLCUB

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07/25/2014 OGDEN MUSEUM OF SOUTHERN ART ANNOUNCES FAMILY FAIR 2014

Free Family Event Inspired by a Southern County Fair Saturday, August 23 10:00 am – 2:00 pm ... More

07/25/2014 The National WWII Museum Presents: Thanks for the Memories: Bob Hope and His All-Star Pacific Tour

September 19, 20, 21, 26 & 28, 2014 ... More

07/23/2014 City of New Orleans First in the US to Launch Cigarette Butt Recycling Program

Cigarette-collecting receptacles in Downtown ... More

07/22/2014 ABITA SPRINGS OPRY @ THE FRENCH MARKET

Saturdays in August 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Two bands-Three Hours-Five Saturdays ... More

07/21/2014 National WWII Museum Welcomes 4 Millionth Visitor America's Official WWII Museum Celebrates a Year of Record Growth, Looks Forward to Opening of New Pavilion this December

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07/18/2014 Carnival Cruise Lines, Port of New Orleans Agree to New Five-Year Extension

New Agreement Keeps At Least Two Carnival Ships Sailing Through 2019 ... More

07/18/2014 When: A three day celebration beginning on September 29, 2014 at 1 pm.

What: Day One - Ribbon cutting celebrating the re-opening of the ... More

07/18/2014 Wooden Boat Festival Announces

25th Anniversary festivities and Musical Line-up ... More

07/17/2014 $2 Tuesdays for Louisiana Residents at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium

July 22 - December 30, 2014 ... More

07/17/2014 Tuition-Free Dance Classes Available For New Orleans Youth

NORDC/NOBA Center for Dance & NOBA After-School Programs Host Registrations Beginning August 18 for 2014-2015 Academic Year Classes ... More

07/15/2014 Bourbon Orleans Hotel and New Orleans Hotel Collection Announce Sponsorship and support for Annual New Orleans TechNOLAgy Festival Aug 28th

Historic Orleans Ballroom to be site of "300 Years of Technology in Louisiana" Dinner ... More

07/15/2014 Dauphine Orleans Hotel named to "Top 100 list of Southern Hospitality Hotels for Groups"

Hotel is one of only five in Louisiana with this honor. ... More

07/14/2014 Premiere of "Main Street Kids' Club: A MathStart Musical" Postponed Until July 18-20 at Nord Ty Tracy Theater, Gallier Hall

Due to circumstances beyond its control, Crescent City Lights Youth Theater has cancelled the first weekend of performances for “Main Street Kids’ Club: A Mathstart Musical.” However, the performances will run as scheduled on July 18-20. ... More

07/14/2014 TIM AND ERIC & DR. STEVE BRULE ARE COMING TO A TOWN NEAR YOU!

FIVE-WEEK, CO-HEADLINE TOUR OF A LIFETIME ON SALE THIS FRIDAY AT 10AM ... More

07/13/2014 Prospect New Orleans Reveals Artists for Prospect.3: Notes for Now

International Contemporary Art Biennial announces framework of exhibit opening fall 2014 ... More

07/10/2014 6th Annual Magazine Street Blues Festival to

Move Locations and to Change Name ... More

07/09/2014 Hotel Monteleone’s Carousel Bar & Lounge Recognized As One of the Top 20 Bars in the World

Only 20 Bars Across the Globe Recognized on Vogue Living’s Short List ... More

07/09/2014 Hotel Monteleone's Carousel Bar & Lounge Recognized As One of the Top 20 Bars in the World

Only 20 Bars Across the Globe Recognized on Vogue Living's Short List ... More

07/03/2014 The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, Celebrates Summer with Exclusive Waldorf Astoria Wednesday Packages

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07/01/2014 Rediscover Steinbeck at the Irish Museum this summer

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06/27/2014 Crowne Plaza New Orleans Airport named one of "The South's Best Meeting Site Boardrooms"

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06/26/2014 EATIN' IN THE BIG EASY

Louisiana Restaurant Association Announces Fourth Annual We Live to Eat Restaurant Week September 8-14, 2014 ... More

06/25/2014 NEW ORLEANS TOURISM MARKETING CORPORATION (NOTMC) PARTNERS WITH DISNEY/ABC ON 'THE PRINCESS AND THE FROG' INTERACTIVE SOCIAL CAMPAIGN AND SWEEPSTAKES

Summer campaign deepens connection between 'The Princess and the Frog' and New Orleans, highlighting real-life locations where Princess Tiana 'follows her NOLA' on Disney and NOTMC websites ... More

06/25/2014 Open Mic Night at Hard Rock New Orleans!

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06/17/2014 Olé!! Café NOMA

2014 Free Summer Cooking Series from Ralph Brennan ... More

06/10/2014 MARK YOUR CALENDAR: GiveNOLA Day will be held on Tuesday, May 5, 2015

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06/09/2014 The Mahalia Jackson Theater presents RON WHITE

Saturday, September 6th at 8:00pm ... More

06/06/2014 Audubon Zoo Resumes

Sunday, June 8, 2014 ... More

06/05/2014 OMNI ROYAL ORLEANS NAMED ON GAYOT'S ‘TOP 10 BRUNCH HOTELS IN U.S.' LIST

Praises the Rib Room Jazz Brunch Featuring Regional Cuisine, Prime Rib ... More

06/04/2014 GALATOIRE’S AND GALATOIRE’S 33 BAR AND STEAK KEEP NEW ORLEANS SUMMER TRADITIONS ALIVE

Galatoire's Launches Promotional Days Beginning June 2 through August 29 ... More

06/02/2014 ALTON BROWN ANNOUNCES NEW US TOUR DATES

"Alton Brown Live! The Edible Inevitable Tour" Visits New Orleans' Saenger Theatre Friday, October 24th! ... More

06/02/2014 SIX PROPERTIES OF THE NEW ORLEANS HOTEL COLLECTION EARN 2014 TRIPADVISOR CERTIFICATE OF EXCELLENCE

Bourbon Orleans, Dauphine Orleans, Hotel Le Marais, Hotel Mazarin, Hotel Le Marais and Crowne Plaza New Orleans Airport Honored as a Highly Rated Hotels as Reviewed by Travelers on the World's Largest Travel Site ... More

06/01/2014 New display showcases southeastern LA tradition of decoy carving

Donation of hand-carved decoys forms basis of exhibition at Royal Street complex ... More

05/30/2014 FestiGals Announces Bodacious Bidding for a Cause Starts Online June 1st

All Proceeds to Benefit the Cancer Association of Greater New Orleans ... More

05/23/2014 Mesmerizing Chameleons of the Sea

Dwarf Cuttlefish Now on Exhibit at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas ... More

05/22/2014 Escape to New Orleans this Summer with a French Quarter Fling at the Royal Sonesta Hotel

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05/22/2014 FRENCH MARKET ANNOUNCES LAUNCH OF NEW WEEKLY FARMERS MARKET IN PARTNERSHIP WITH MARKET UMBRELLA

Market to begin in October 2014 ... More

05/20/2014 Feld Entertainment, Inc., Brings the #1 Animated Movie of All Time to Life with Disney On Ice presents Frozen in New Orleans

Tickets Will Go On Sale June 3rd for Touring Skating Spectacular Featuring Dynamic Sisters Anna and Elsa, Appearing for the First Time in a Live Production ... More

05/13/2014 A FREE MOBILE GUIDE TO NEW ORLEANS MUSIC LANDMARKS, POCKET FIYO IS NOW AVAILABLE FOR DOWNLOAD ONTO PHONES AND TABLETS

New nonprofit app to benefit the New Orleans Musicians' Clinic and The Roots of Music Marching Crusaders ... More

05/06/2014 Greater New Orleans, Inc. Named a Top 10 Economic Development Group in America

Ranking Based on Jobs and Investment ... More

05/01/2014 BEST WESTERN PLUS St. Christopher Hotel Celebrates 10 Years as Best Western

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05/01/2014 The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, Celebrates 120th Anniversary and Fifth Year Since Its Historic Restoration

Celebration Starts May 1 and Continues Through Year-End 2014 with Dining, Dancing, Cocktails, Music and Relaxation ... More

04/30/2014 Preservation Resource Center of New Orleans and CultureConnect Launch New Mobile App

While enjoying jazz artists of the present at New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, tap into local jazz greats of the past with Preservation Resource Center's (PRC) new "Jazz Houses: Where They Lived" mobile app, created by CultureConnect. ... More

04/30/2014 Preservation Resource Center of New Orleans and CultureConnect Launch New Mobile App

Jazz Houses: Where They Lived" app brings jazz history to life just in time for Jazz Fest To download the "Jazz Houses: Where They Lived" app, visit bit.do/jazzhouses or text "Jazz" to 99000 from your mobile phone or tablet. ... More

04/29/2014 LE PETIT THEATRE ANNOUNCES 2014-15 SEASON

Season Subscriptions on Sale to the Public May 6 Auditions for Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike May 19 Next on Stage: Death of a Salesman May 9-24 ... More

04/24/2014 Why drive to Houston when it costs $30 to fly

Spirit Airlines Adds New Destinations to New Orleans Market Connections to Central America Possible ... More

04/23/2014 NEW HAPPENINGS AT LE FORET

NOLA's Elegant Culinary Gem Introduces New Menu & Cocktails ... More

04/22/2014 Adult History to Focus on Neighborhoods of New Orleans

Presented by Friends of the Cabildo ... More

04/18/2014 SUNSET ON MAGAZINE

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

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

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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 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

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

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

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

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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

04/01/2014 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

03/30/2014 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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03/26/2014 Armstrong International Airport Sets Passenger Ranking Record

Passenger Numbers Continue to Rise ... 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

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

Washington National Service to Start in August ... More

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

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

Over 9.2 Million Passengers Served ... More

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

Over 9.2 Million Passengers Served ... 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

01/08/2014 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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12/01/2013 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

11/05/2013 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

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

BROADWAY @ NOCCA INITIATES A NEW SCHOLARSHIP ... 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

02/05/2013 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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