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Upcoming events in New Orleans

Upcoming events in New Orleans

Sylvie Kirsch, Staff Writer March 18, 2022

Those who love New Orleans will cite its amazing weather, lively social scene, and beautiful landscape as just a few reasons to live here. This is especially true during this spring. For the majority of...

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

Cancellations dampen hopes for festival season

Meredith Abdelnour, Arcade Editor August 26, 2021

Festival season, usually a time for joy, live music and large crowds, has been postponed once again. After the pandemic shut down the world in the spring of 2020, many festivals were rescheduled and...

jazz fest poster feature man walking towards piano

Behind the magic of Jazz Fest posters

Hannah May-Powers, Arcade Editor October 15, 2020

The first New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Fest happened in Congo Square in 1970 to a crowd of 350 people. In the 50 years since its inception, the event has garnered widespread attention and attracts thousands...

Summer is coming: Events for students staying in NOLA

Hannah Erbrick, Arcade Editor April 25, 2019

Maybe you’re taking a class, working or have an internship. For whatever reason, you’re staying in New Orleans for the summer. If you’re worried about getting bored, don’t – festival season is...

Yacob Arroyo | Staff Artist

New Orleans must find new ways to preserve its history

Gabriel Clark-Clough, Contributing Writer April 25, 2019

It is uncanny how visiting the city before and after Hurricane Katrina, the comparatively touristy parts of the city recovered to almost exactly how they were before. With tourism as a central part of...

French Quarter Fest rocks the city with four days of local flavor

French Quarter Fest rocks the city with four days of local flavor

Hannah Erbrick, Arcade Editor April 10, 2019

Another sunny spring weekend means more festivals for New Orleans residents to enjoy. This weekend, starting Thursday, April 11, French Quarter Festival will light up New Orleans and highlight its...

Emma Vaughters | Arcade Layout Editor

Freret Street Festival kicks off New Orleans’ festival season

Hannah Eichelbaum, Staff Reporter April 3, 2019

After jaywalking across Freret Street every day – late to classes – Tulane students have developed a true appreciation for the famous New Orleans street that passes through the center of Tulane...

Season of Light: New Orleans Best Winter Festivals

Season of Light: New Orleans Best Winter Festivals

Gillian Robins, Cori Shalit, and Hannah Erbrick November 29, 2018

Known for its busy social schedule, New Orleans boasts tons of festivals each year. This is no exception during the winter months, when the holiday season offers ample opportunity for festive fun....

Annual pride celebration enriches community

Parker Greenwood, Contributing Reporter August 24, 2016

180,000 people, $215 million in tourist revenue and 45 years of celebration equals one seriously decadent festival. Southern Decadence, which began in 1972 as a costume party comprised of a small group...

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