Antoine’s Of Course

You should do Antoine’s Lunch at Antoine’s   I get asked a lot of questions being a French Quarter local. “How do we get to the LaLaurie Mansion?”, “Is the Convent down this way?”, “Is it safe to walk to Frenchmen St. from here?”, “Which way to Bourbon Street?” etc. but the most asked question […]

Fall Festing in Greater NOLA

On Your Mark, Get Set, Fest! October In And Around The Big Easy October is not just for Halloween anymore! Although Halloween is an awesome time to be in this 300 year old city there is a little more going on than that. There is certainly no reason to be bored in and around the […]

25th Annual Gretna Heritage Festival

Time to Groove in Gretna! Ready for some Festival fun? After a very hot and humid NOLA summer this slight hint of fall in the air has got everyone thinking of outdoor activities again. Luckily for us there is a beautiful weekend coming up and plenty of fun options to choose from in and around […]

Bulls Bats And Beer Ole’

Beware Of RollerBulls ! Saturday is NOLA Running of the Bulls, a popular Warehouse District race, usually held in July. This event was rescheduled this year after Tropical Storm Barry’s impending visit to our Louisiana coast on said scheduled weekend. NOLA Bulls website shared this announcement about postponing their race: “We come to you with […]

August is COOLinary Restaurant Month

Calling All Food Lovers!   Don’t miss out on the last two weeks of COOLinary! We all have to eat, right? Do you love to settle in and flat out ‘chow down” eat or possibly a graze a little here a little there? Perhaps an adventurous eater who loves to try new dishes or maybe […]

Saints Pre-Season In The Shadow of No Call

Back in Black…and Gold It’s been a long off-season for football fans. Especially those in Black and Gold. With the controversy surrounding that infamous “No Call” New Orleans Saints fans have been chomping at the bit and it is finally time to get back on the field, at home in the Dome.     The […]

Run Red Dresses Run

  Put On Your Red Dress, And Run       Have you ever wanted to put on a red dress and run around in New Orleans drinking and partying? Then make sure you sign up for the 2019 Red Dress Run. They put the fun in run! You must be 21 and wear some […]

Queork in the Quarter

The Most Interesting Shop In The Quarter   The French Quarter is a beautiful must see part of New Orleans. The architecture alone is worth a stroll through its three hundred year old streets. There are plenty of restaurants, art galleries and shops to visit, though some of the shops can get a bit redundant. […]

2015 Red Dress Run in New Orleans

Have you ever wanted to put on a red dress and run around in New Orleans drinking and partying? Then make sure you sign up for the 2015 Red Dress Run. You must be 21 and wear some version of a red dress but it doesn’t matter if you are a guy or a girl. […]

New Orleans, Mitch Landrieu And Robert E. Lee

With the murder rate climbing, pot holes big enough to loose a car in, fire fighters who can’t get their pensions, the Mayor of New Orleans thinks removing historical statues from well known sites around the city is a priority. While he is at it he is also pushing to rename streets, not fix them mind […]