The Saint’s Secret Cheerleader

This is a story that was originally posted in 2014 about some of the many things that Coach Sean Payton has done for the people of the New Orleans area off the field. There are other resource links at the end of this article. This great story was passed to me via e-mail.  I wanted to […]

Doreen – The Clarinet Queen

New Orleans is filled with a cast of characters and individuals with a history. Ms Doreen is one of those individuals with a history. While this article was written in 2010, it is still valid. If you are in the French Quarter aka “The Quarters” stop on the corner of Royal and St. Peter and […]

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 […]

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. […]

The Lost Bayou Ramblers at French Quarter Fest 2009

The Lost Bayou Ramblers perform at the French Quarter Festival, April 18, 2009. New Orleans, Louisiana. I don’t know the name of this song. Sorry about the camera work, but the dancers got in the way and I moved for a better spot. My bad! www.lostbayouramblers.com www.myspace.com/lostbayouramblers Duration : 0:3:12

Flashing for Beads on Bourbon Street

New Orleans and Bourbon Street in particular is known for having an anything goes attitude. This video illustrates of of the “customs” that are allowed during Mardi Gras season, flashing for beads on Bourbon Street. Is Flashing for Beads In New Orleans Allowed All Over The City?     While it is thought that “flashing […]