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Summer in Our City

From one-of-a-kind food and culture to nightly live music, family-friendly attractions, and oh-so-much charm, there’s...
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  • Restaurant Week New Orleans
    In New Orleans, our cuisine is a part of who we are and what defines the city’s culture. We have so much to offer, we decided to dedicate a week to it. The Event: From June 20-26, some of the...
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  • ESSENCE Festival of Culture® Presented By Coca-Cola®
    When is ESSENCE Festival 2022? Traditionally held over Fourth of July weekend every summer in New Orleans, we look forward to Essence Fest all year for its one-of-a-kind celebration of Black culture....
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  • New Orleans Pride
    New Orleans Pride 2022  About New Orleans Pride  New Orleans Pride Weekend is officially set for June 9-12, with the Pride Parade on June 11, but you can find events all month long,...
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  • Running of the Bulls
    Running of the Bulls 2022 Each year, the Crescent City hosts its own version of Spain’s Encierro de Pamplona with Running of the Bulls.  This year’s Running of the Bulls takes place...
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  • Tales of the Cocktail
    Tales of the Cocktail 2022 Tales of the Cocktail Foundation (TOTCF) is pleased to announce the dates for Tales of the Cocktail® 2022 (TOTC). The world’s largest cocktail conference will return for its...
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  • COOLinary New Orleans
    COOLinary 2022 COOLinary is back!  You’ll once again find decadent dining deals at world-renowned restaurants all around New Orleans as part of COOLinary for the entire month of...
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  • Fidelity Bank White Linen Night
    White Linen Night 2022 White Linen Night is an annual celebration of New Orleans’ longstanding and ever-growing art scene. Benefiting the Contemporary Arts Center, and hosted throughout the...
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  • Satchmo SummerFest
    Satchmo SummerFest is an annual festival honoring the great Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong, the legendary jazz musician born and raised in New Orleans, whose raspy voice and instrumental...
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Things To Do
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  • Refreshing Summer Cocktails

    When the temperatures rise, so does the need for a nice, cold beverage. From frozen daiquiris to fresh fruit tropical concoctions, here are our favorite libations to cool off with.

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    It’s one of New Orleans’ most iconic cocktails. Learn more about the history, the recipe, and most importantly, how to celebrate the drink during Sazerac Week this June.

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