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French Quarter Fest fuses best of city’s food, music

Heather Andelsman, Staff Reporter

April 17, 2017

Filed under Arcade, Food, Music, NOLA

From April 6-9 the French Quarter was turned into a lively festival full of New Orleans music, art and, most importantly, food. Multiple stages and vendors were set up as part of the 34th annual French Quarter Festival, and the...

Strawberry Festival brings farmer’s market feeling to Ponchatoula

Ishan Patel, Staff Reporter

April 17, 2017

Filed under Arcade, Food

The annual Ponchatoula Strawberry Festival lasted from April 7-9 about a fifty-minute drive northwest of New Orleans. The festival offered an abundance of strawberries and strawberry-flavored food and drink, not to mention many...

Bloody Mary festival to showcase boozy brunch favorite

Tyler Mead, Senior Staff Reporter

March 26, 2017

Filed under Arcade, Food, NOLA

Legend has it that if you look in the mirror and say "Bloody Mary" three times, nothing will happen. On the other hand, if you are at the Howlin’ Wolf on March 26, you will get to sample some of the city's best tomato-based...

The Arcade’s top five picks from King Cake Festival 2017

Lily Milwit and Jake Brennan

February 4, 2017

Filed under Arcade, Food

Nonna Randazzo's Bakery - 3.5 starsThis stand's serving style was unique, with each sample coming in an individually packaged container and served with a spoon. The Arcade tried both the praline and cream cheese flavors and were impressed by both. This stand also appeared t...

Hillel’s Kaj Friis-Hecht heats up “Chopped Junior”

Jordan Figueredo, Senior Staff Reporter

January 23, 2017

Filed under Arcade, Food, Movies & TV

The camera catches every moment as mystery ingredients haunt competitors and Ted Allen begins his countdown. Even professional chefs falter in the "Chopped" kitchen, yet 9-15-year-olds have proven they can take on the challenge,...

King cake festival offers sweet way to celebrate the season

Annabelle Golden, Staff Reporter

January 18, 2017

Filed under Arcade, Food, NOLA

As New Orleans gets ready for its claim to fame—the annual Mardi Gras extravaganza—another festival is taking root in the city.King Cake Festival is here to celebrate one of the most treasured and delicious Mardi Gras...

You Say You Want a Reveillon

Kate Parker, Contributing Reporter

December 8, 2016

Filed under Arcade, Food, Online Features


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