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Kermit Ruffins

Move to the Sounds of the City

This October, join us for a monthlong celebration of our vibrant, one-of-a-kind music ecosystem.
What's Happening
    SAVE THE DATES: SEPTEMBER 28 - OCTOBER 8 --- Music makes New Orleans special. And it's everywhere here, especially this fall. Catch your favorite artists and discover new ones at dozens of live...
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  • Gentilly Fest
    Gentilly Fest Gentilly Fest is an annual event that brings together the vibrant culture of the Gentilly neighborhood. With a mission to highlight the local music, arts, and strengthen community bonds,...
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  • Gretna Heritage Fest
    What is Gretna Heritage Festival about?  Come on down and listen to some great live music at Gretna Heritage Festival! This three day event allows everyone to enjoy the weekend! When is Gretna...
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  • Art for Art's Sake
    What is Art for Art's Sake? Presented by the Magazine Street Merchants Association, Art for Art's Sake is back for their annual showcase of art, food, music and fun on Magazine Street. With...
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  • Black Restaurant Week New Orleans
    Black Restaurant Week 2023 Black Restaurant Week is a national celebration of African American, Caribbean and African cuisine and chefs. Cities from across the country such as Atlanta, Houston,...
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  • Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival
    Crescent City Blues and BBQ Fest 2023  The Crescent City Blues and BBQ Festival is a grand celebration of music, food, and art. This annual event continues the New Orleans tradition of blues,...
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  • Oktoberfest
    Oktoberfest 2023 Presented by Deutsches Haus’, Oktoberfest NOLA brings Germany’s beloved celebration to the Crescent City for three weekends filled with German culture, cuisine, and fun....
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  • Boo at the Zoo
    For three nights, the Audubon Zoo is transformed into a Halloween oasis for Boo at the Zoo! This extravaganza is a safe, fun-filled Halloween event for children up to age 12, and features...
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Things To Do
Robin Barnes Performs at the Peacock Lounge
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