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GoNOLA Recommends: 5 Things To Do In New Orleans This Weekend

Events Things To Do

Halloween weekend in New Orleans means fun, costumes and music in every direction. No matter where your interests lie, there’s plenty to do. Music lovers will flock to City Park for Voodoo Fest all weekend long, while fans of horror and vampire fiction can head to Undead Con downtown. Kick off Halloween weekend with a free party at Jazz in …

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GoNOLA Recommends: 5 Things To Do In New Orleans This Weekend

Events Things To Do

This weekend in New Orleans offers plenty to do, as always. Art lovers have plenty of choices, with Prospect.3 opening festivities all weekend long, plus a special exhibit of photography by local children at DuMois Gallery. There’s no excuse not to take advantage of beautiful October weather on Saturday with two different free festivals on tap: Mirliton Festival in the …

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GoNOLA Recommends: 5 Things To Do In New Orleans This Weekend

Family Friendly Things To Do

This weekend in New Orleans offers a wide variety of cultural experiences, ranging from classic Americana at the Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival to new works by independent filmmakers at the New Orleans Film Festival. Get in the mood for Halloween at the family-friendly Boo at the Zoo, or see something truly spooky (without the little ones in tow) …

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New Orleans Calling: Rhythm Of Life

Music New Orleans All the Way Live

WWOZ’s nationally-syndicated one-hour program New Orleans All The Way Live has been recently renamed and re-imagined in a great new form, with a new name — New Orleans Calling.

Welcome to New Orleans Calling, WWOZ’s nationally syndicated program. New Orleans Calling airs on WWOZ 90.7 FM in New Orleans every Saturday morning from 7 a.m.-8 a.m., and you can …

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GoNOLA Recommends: 5 Things To Do In New Orleans This Weekend

Events Family Friendly Things To Do

Fall festival season is in full swing this weekend in New Orleans, as the Louisiana Seafood Festival takes place all weekend long at City Park, with Japan Fest at NOMA as an added bonus on Saturday. Celebrate Latin American culture on Sunday at Audubon Zoo with Celebración Latina, or get cultured, Broadway-style at the Saenger Theatre, which hosts the musical …

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GoNOLA Recommends: 5 Things To Do In New Orleans This Weekend

Events Things To Do

If you’re looking for something to do this weekend in New Orleans, you’re in luck! The fall festival season kicks into full gear with Gretna Heritage Festival all weekend long. Celebrate the arts with gallery openings and more during Art for Art’s Sake on Saturday night, and check out the regional premiere of a new play, Shiner, at AllWays …

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GoNOLA Recommends: 5 Things To Do In New Orleans This Weekend

Events Things To Do

From hip-hop on Frenchmen Street to funk rock Uptown, there is plenty of live music to get you moving this weekend in New Orleans. Whether you spend your weekend Stormin’ the Sazerac or watching bearded and mustachioed New Orleanians compete to see who has the fanciest facial hair, it’s bound to be a good time. And don’t forget to drink …

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GoNOLA Recipes at Home: Banana Pudding Layer Cake

Food Recipes

As the weather begins to cool down, warm up with a decadent dessert, like this recipe for Banana Pudding Layer Cake, from NOLA Restaurant’s very own pastry chef Amy Lemon. Cook up one of these cakes at home and bring it to your next potluck or Saints game viewing party. With 10 delicious servings in each cake, it’s bound to …

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GoNOLA Recommends: 5 Things To Do In New Orleans This Weekend

Events Things To Do

This weekend in New Orleans offers plenty of excuses to party. The New Orleans Burlesque Festival serves up sexy burlesque performances all weekend long, and Saturday offers a way to party in white for a good cause at the Bridal Crawl. Friday night features birthday bashes by two different New Orleans music icons: Mystikal and DJ Soul Sister. Rock out …

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GoNOLA Recommends: 5 Things To Do In New Orleans This Weekend

Events Things To Do

This weekend in New Orleans offers a variety of cultural activities, ranging from a free festival celebrating the influence of the Mississippi River to a conference hosted by the local blogging community on Internet activism. Check out the debut of a new play all weekend at The Shadowbox Theatre, or catch indie rock band Delta Spirit on Saturday night at …

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GoNOLA Recipes at Home: Le Foret Pan Roasted Gulf Fish & Soft Shell Crab with Corn Maque Choux

Food Recipes

In New Orleans, the culinary excitement never stops. Kicking off tomorrow is We Live to Eat Restaurant Week, Sept. 8-14, 2014. Take advantage of special deals and prix fixe menu options at participating restaurants all around town, including Le Foret. For their dinner special during this event, you can choose between two amazing entrees: cornmeal crusted softshell crab or pan

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GoNOLA Recommends: 5 Things To Do In New Orleans This Weekend

Events Music Things To Do

From family histories to 1960s flashbacks, this weekend in New Orleans offers an eclectic array of things to do. Take a trip back in time as The NOLA Project performs Ken Kesey’s 1960s classic One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest all weekend long at NOCCA, or jam out to Woodstock-era tunes with The Weight at Tipitina’s on Saturday night. Learn …

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GoNOLA Recipes at Home: Tivoli & Lee’s Louisiana Gulf Poke Salad

Food Recipes Restaurants

Dine on chef Marcus Woodham’s Louisiana Gulf Poke Salad at Tivoli & Lee.

Local favorite Tivoli & Lee is a cozy restaurant tucked away inside of The Hotel Modern features delectable dishes such as a beet salad with herbed ricotta and duck tasso, plus a fettuccine entree featuring turtle, squid ink, grape tomatoes and pickled quail eggs. Dine on chef …

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GoNOLA Find: Jackson Barracks Military Museum

History Things To Do

New Orleans is ripe with historic spots to explore. For instance, the National World War II Museum downtown is well-known as one of the best museums in the country. If you’re a history buff who just can’t get enough, there is one more, lesser-known military history museum in New Orleans worth exploring, and it’s our pick for this week’s GoNOLA …

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GoNOLA Recommends: 5 Things To Do In New Orleans This Weekend

Events GLBT Things To Do

As summer draws to a close, Labor Day weekend in New Orleans offers plenty of reasons to celebrate. This weekend has historically been the weekend of Southern Decadence, an annual celebration of gay culture. This weekend also offers plenty of fun in the form of Mad Decent Block Party at Mardi Gras World on Friday, a comedy show to benefit …

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COOLinary Restaurant Month Pick: Criollo Restaurant

Food Restaurants

August in New Orleans is a great time to dine out, as restaurants all over town celebrate COOLinary Restaurant Month and offer affordable and delicious lunch and dinner menu specials. This month we’re stuffing our bellies full of fine cuisine, with a stop this week at Criollo Restaurant.

Indulge in fresh Gulf fish during COOLinary Restaurant Month at Criollo Restaurant.…

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