Southern Decadence 2016 in New Orleans

Southern Decadence 2016 in New Orleans

New Orleans has pride for a lot of things, and one of those is Southern Decadence – the “Gay Mardi Gras” held in the French Quarter every Labor Day weekend. In 2016, the Southern Decadence festivities will start Wednesday, August 31st and go on until Monday,...
2016 Fall Festivals in New Orleans

2016 Fall Festivals in New Orleans

It’s hard to beat fall in New Orleans. The weather is gorgeous, the windows are open, and plenty of incredible festivals make their debut, offering a chance to soak up even more of the wonderful fall weather. In order to help you plan your fall visit to the Big Easy,...
COOLinary Takes Over for the Month of August

COOLinary Takes Over for the Month of August

The menus and participating restaurants might differ, but year after year, COOLinary New Orleans offers up the same delicious idea: for the whole month of August, diners can enjoy generous two- and three-course meals for unbeatable prix fixe prices all over the city....
New Orleans Red Dress Run 2016

New Orleans Red Dress Run 2016

Sponsored by the Hash House Harriers, a self-proclaimed “drinking club with a running problem,” the annual Red Dress Run through the French Quarter and downtown New Orleans is another of those uniquely New Orleans fun events that doubles as a fundraiser....
August at a Glance: 5 Must-Do Events

August at a Glance: 5 Must-Do Events

Think August is slow? Think again. In New Orleans, higher temperatures and longer days don’t discourage us from our usual festivities. In fact, August features several events worth penciling into your calendar. Here’s the scoop: Puppy Happy Hour If you...
Carousel Bar Summer Cocktail Recipes

Carousel Bar Summer Cocktail Recipes

If there’s one thing New Orleans is almost universally known for, it is our passion for alcoholic beverages. And while some might be satisfied with the obscenely sugary drinks Bourbon Street has to offer, others are insistent on creating and testing only the finest...