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Brace for BUKU 2020

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February 26, 2020

Mardi Gras may have ended, but don’t fret — the upcoming BUKU Music + Art Project guarantees that the party won’t be ending any time soon here in New Orleans.  The festival will be returning...

Insider look at the Voodoo Experience

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October 30, 2019

Voodoo Music + Arts Experience took over City Park in New Orleans this past weekend, drawing crowds for a diverse lineup, art vendors and local food. Many Tulane students celebrated their Halloween early...

Upcoming Voodoo Festival: It’s going to be out of this world

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October 9, 2019

Looking for a way to celebrate your Hallo-Weekend in New Orleans? Voodoo Music + Art Experience is coming to City Park from Oct. 25-27. While there’s talk about a weak line-up, a selection of artists,...

50th Fête: New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival gets better with age

Jazz Fest Crowd in 2014. Courtesy of New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival & Foundation, Inc.
April 25, 2019

Jazz in New Orleans has a long and spirited history. The same can be said of the famous New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, locally simplified to “Jazz Fest.” The festival takes place over two...

Latinx community showcased, celebrated through Festival Latinx

Courtesy of TU Gente
April 3, 2019

On Saturday, March 30, Latin music and the smell of ropa vieja flowed out the doors of Qatar Ballroom in the Lavin-Bernick Center for University Life. Around 200 Tulanians and community friends alike...

Crawfest 2019 promises music, crawfish, good vibes

March 27, 2019

It’s that time of year. Second semester is winding down faster than we can figure out how to start eating a crawfish. You guessed it, Crawfest 2019 is coming up, and it’s going to be crustaceous....

Celebrate New Orleans’ French roots at Fête Française

2018 Fête Française
March 20, 2019

The annual Fête Française, celebrating French culture in Louisiana, comes back to Magazine Street on Saturday, March 23 from 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. This festival is hosted by the École Bilingue de la...

Beaucoup de talent at BUKU: What to expect from anticipated artists

Photo courtesy of Diament Public Relations
March 14, 2019

No place serves up a party quite like New Orleans. With tons of festivals, concerts and, of course, Mardi Gras, the city promises a good time no matter the season. Back for its eighth year, BUKU Music...

Praise the Po’boy: Oak Street Po’boy Festival offers variety of food, music

Praise the Po'boy: Oak Street Po'boy Festival offers variety of food, music
November 8, 2018

The 12th annual Oak Street Po’boy Festival will be held on Nov. 11 from 10 a.m to 6 p.m. The festival is dedicated to the celebration of the classic New Orleans “poor boy” sandwich. The iconic sandwich...

Mardi Gras Traditions: Students customize Carnival season

Patrons on floats like those above toss throws to parade attendants. The Krewe of Orpheus is one of the parades this weekend that students form their traditions around.
February 23, 2017

The floats are ready to roll, the tutus and fanny packs emerge from under-the-bed storage, and every store within 10 miles of campus has already sold out of peach Andre. America's greatest street party...

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

February 4, 2017

Nonna Randazzo's Bakery - 3.5 stars This 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...

King cake festival offers sweet way to celebrate the season

January 18, 2017

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...

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