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May 2016 Event Calendar  (2 events listed)
May 25 - 29, 2016
New Orleans Wine & Food Experience
New Orleans Wine & Food Experience
The New Orleans Food & Wine Experience offers Vintner Dinners, Grand Tastings, Seminars and more. New Orleans Food & Wine Experience is a wine lovers delight.
May 27 - 29, 2016
Greek Festival
Greek Festival
Come out and Experience "Greece on the Bayou," our annual Hellenic party with a uniquely New Orleans flair!
June 2016 Event Calendar  (1 event listed)
June 18 - 19, 2016
The Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival
The Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival
With two stages, a huge crafts fair and great food, the Cajun-Zydeco Fest is a dance-happy celebration of the rockin' music of southwest Louisiana.
July 2016 Event Calendar  (5 events listed)
July 4, 2016
July 4th in New Orleans - Go Fourth on the River
July 4th in New Orleans - Go Fourth on the River
New Orleans' 4th of July celebration known as Go Fourth on the River is a day-long festival of freedom.
July 7 - 10, 2016
San Fermin Running of the Bulls
San Fermin Running of the Bulls
San Fermin in Nueva Orleans (SFNO) is an annual festival in New Orleans featuring an Encierro (bull run), which replicates and pays homage to the world famous Encierro of Pamplona, Spain,...
July 15 - 16, 2016
NSU Folk Festival
NSU Folk Festival
The Natchitoches-NSU Folk Festival, which originated in 1980, is a four-time winner of the prestigious 'top twenty events in the southeast' award given by the Southeast Tourism...
July 20 - 24, 2016
Tales of the Cocktail
Tales of the Cocktail
Tales of the Cocktail, a three-day event celebrating dining, drinking and the history of the cocktail at various locations in the New Orleans French Quarter.
July 3 - 6, 2015
Essence Music Festival
The Essence Music Festival... the biggest and best ever!
August 2016 Event Calendar  (4 events listed)
August 4 - 7, 2016
Satchmo SummerFest
Satchmo SummerFest
Louis Satchmo Armstrong is an American classic...the father of jazz!
August 13, 2016
Dirty Linen Night
Dirty Linen Night
Come and enjoy a free festive block party in the French Quarter covering Royal Street, Jackson Square, Dumaine Street and the Dutch Alley Artists Co-Op at Dumaine and Decatur.
August 31 - September 5, 2016
Southern Decadence
Southern Decadence
Southern Decadence rolls into New Orleans for labor Day Weekend and ignites!
August 1, 2015
Whitney White Linen Night
The old summertime tradition of wearing white to stay cool prior to the days of air conditioning is revived every year at the Whitney White Linen Night. Hundreds of art lovers converge on...
September 2016 Event Calendar  (3 events listed)
August 31 - September 5, 2016
Southern Decadence
Southern Decadence
Southern Decadence rolls into New Orleans for labor Day Weekend and ignites!
September 15 - 18, 2016
New Orleans Burlesque Festival
New Orleans Burlesque Festival
Over 60 burlesque performers from across the USA and Canada will hit the stages of Harrah's New Orleans and the House of Blues providing the most entertaining, classy, and risque...
September 18 - 19, 2015
Meat Pie Festival
Famous Natchitoches Meat Pies will be celebrated with a cook-off, demonstrations, entertainment, and eating contests.
October 2016 Event Calendar  (6 events listed)
October 7 - 9, 2016
Gretna Heritage Festival
Gretna Heritage Festival
Festival in Downtown Gretna Louisiana featuring high profile entertainment, rides, games and more family fun.
October 7 - 22, 2016
Oktoberfest in New Orleans
Oktoberfest in New Orleans
The Deutsches Haus, a landmark of New Orleans' German Culture since 1928, has announced it's return of the annual Oktoberfest celebration this year
October 14 - 16, 2016
Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival
Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival
The festival - which is free and open to the public - takes place at historic Lafayette Square Park.
October 25 - 31, 2016
Halloween in New Orleans
Halloween in New Orleans
Halloween in New Orleans is unlike anything you've ever seen or experienced! Wild crazy people running the streets, and a whole lot of skin!
October 28 - 30, 2016
Voodoo Music Experience
Voodoo Music Experience
The Voodoo Music Experience in New Orleans is one of the hottest new concert festivals in the country. Come to New Orleans' City Park for the widest musical influences imaginable!
October 15 - 22, 2015
New Orleans Film Society Festival
New Orleans placed a fine focus on the film industry with the creation of the New Orleans Film Festival in the spring of 1989.
November 2016 Event Calendar  (5 events listed)
November 5 - December 11, 2016
Louisiana Renaissance Festival
Louisiana Renaissance Festival
A jollie olde tyme in Renaissance England awaits those hardy enough to visit the Louisiana Renaissance Festival!
November 12 - 13, 2016
Treme Creole Gumbo Festival
Treme Creole Gumbo Festival
With one stage showcasing the best jazz, blues and R&B from the Treme, plus gumbo cooking demonstrations by the finest chefs in the city, the festival offers fun for the whole family.
November 26, 2016
Bayou Classic
Bayou Classic
The Bayou Classic is football matchup held held yearly on the last Saturday in November at the Louisiana Superdome between the Southern University Jaguars and the Grambling State University...
November 22, 2015
Oak Street Po-Boy Festival
The Oak Street Po-Boy Festival will feature two stages with live music, arts and crafts, a children's section with games and prizes, panel discussions covering the history of the...
November 27, 2015 - January 3, 2016
Celebration in the Oaks
Celebration in the Oaks is New Orleans' answer to the Christmas blues... wander through this delightful fantasy world and come away refreshed.
December 2016 Event Calendar  (5 events listed)
November 5 - December 11, 2016
Louisiana Renaissance Festival
Louisiana Renaissance Festival
A jollie olde tyme in Renaissance England awaits those hardy enough to visit the Louisiana Renaissance Festival!
December 31, 2016
New Year's Eve
New Year's Eve
Celebrate the New Year in New Orleans! The Big Easy throws a large New Year's Eve party that you don't want to miss.
December 31, 2016
Zoo Year's Eve at the Audubon Zoo
Zoo Year's Eve at the Audubon Zoo
This event features live music, games and prizes, and a countdown with sparkling apple cider.
November 27, 2015 - January 3, 2016
Celebration in the Oaks
Celebration in the Oaks is New Orleans' answer to the Christmas blues... wander through this delightful fantasy world and come away refreshed.
December 19, 2015
R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl
The 2015 R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl will be played on Dec. 19 at 8pm (CST) in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.
January 2017 Event Calendar  (5 events listed)
November 27, 2015 - January 3, 2016
Celebration in the Oaks
Celebration in the Oaks is New Orleans' answer to the Christmas blues... wander through this delightful fantasy world and come away refreshed.
January 1, 2016
Sugar Bowl
The Sugar Bowl, held in January, at the Louisiana Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana.
January 6 - February 9, 2016
Mardi Gras in New Orleans, Louisiana!
New Orleans' Mardi Gras is the world's biggest street party! Our coverage has Mardi Gras photo galleries and videos, parade schedules and answers to all your Mardi Gras questions!
January 23 - February 9, 2016
Mardi Gras Parade Schedule
The parades of Mardi Gras in New Orleans are the most visually exciting part of this annual party find parades dates here.
January 31, 2016
Krewe of Barkus Mardi Gras
The Krewe of Barkus is a New Orleans Mardi Gras parade whose participants are dogs costumed according to a central parade theme and escorted by their human owners.
February 2017 Event Calendar  (2 events listed)
January 6 - February 9, 2016
Mardi Gras in New Orleans, Louisiana!
New Orleans' Mardi Gras is the world's biggest street party! Our coverage has Mardi Gras photo galleries and videos, parade schedules and answers to all your Mardi Gras questions!
January 23 - February 9, 2016
Mardi Gras Parade Schedule
The parades of Mardi Gras in New Orleans are the most visually exciting part of this annual party find parades dates here.
March 2017 Event Calendar  (7 events listed)
March 4 - 12, 2016
New Orleans Spring Fiesta
A total of 20 homes not usually open to the public will be part of this year's tours. Experience the grandeur of the past as you walk through these Garden District, French Quarter, and...
March 17, 2016
St. Patrick's Day Parade
The Irish Channel St. Patrick's Day Club will hold its annual Mass and Parade celebration at St. Mary's Assumption Church.
March 19, 2016
St. Joseph's Day Parade
The Italian American Marching Club is one of the largest ethnic organizations in the Southeastern United States.
March 19, 2016
The Secret Gardens Tour
The Secret Gardens Tour reveals to the public many of the most spectacular private gardens in Uptown New Orleans. Word of mouth has established the tour as one of the best outdoor garden...
March 19 - 20, 2016
Congo Square Rhythms Festival
From the Congo to Cuba... from Brazil to Basin Street, the universal drum will beat in Armstrong Park when the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Foundation presents the annual Congo Square...
March 26, 2016
Crescent City Classic
This annual event is held in New Orleans, LA. In traditional New Orleans style, a fabulous post race party awaits event participants.
March 30 - April 3, 2016
Tennessee Williams New Orleans Literary Festival
The literary heritage of Tennessee Williams is honored in New Orleans, his spiritual home.
April 2017 Event Calendar  (5 events listed)
March 30 - April 3, 2016
Tennessee Williams New Orleans Literary Festival
The literary heritage of Tennessee Williams is honored in New Orleans, his spiritual home.
April 1 - 3, 2016
Saints and Sinners Literary Festival
The Saints and Sinners Literary Festival was founded in 2001 as a new initiative designed as an innovative way to reach the community with information about HIV/AIDS, particularly...
April 7 - 10, 2016
French Quarter Festival
The French Quarter Festival is New Orleans OWN party! A time for the residents of this wild city to let loose.
April 22 - May 1, 2016
New Orleans Jazz Fest
The Festival is the culmination of years of discussions and efforts by city leaders who wanted to create an event worthy of the city's legacy as the birthplace of jazz.
April 25 - May 1, 2016
Zurich Classic
New Orleans has played host to a PGA TOUR tournament since 1938, when the Greater New Orleans Open Invitational was introduced at City Park Golf Club.