Upcoming New Orleans Events


Upcoming New Orleans Events

The following is a list of featured events for the upcoming months:

November 1-25
The Victory Belles Present: The Songs that Won the War

November 1-28
Jump, Jive and Wail: The Music of Louis Prima

November 6 – January 5
America, Illustrated: 6 Decades of Saturday Evening Post Coveres

November 14 – January 24
Visions of US: American Art at NOMA

November 18 – April 3
Exhibition: Henry Howard’s New Orleans

November 23 
Emperor Sumo
Canal Street Lighting Ceremony

November 24 
Shakey Graves
Joe Bonamassa

November 25 
Festival of Praise Tour
The Givers

November 26 
Thanksgiving Day
Bayou Classic Thanksgiving Day Parade

November 27 
Bayou Classic Battle of the Bands and Greek Show

November 27 – January 3
Celebration in the Oaks

November 28 
Bayou Classic
Mac Miller + Tory Lanez + Michael Christmas + Njomza
Soul Rebels
Jump, Jive, and Wail: The Music of Louis Prima

November 29 – December 4 
Luna Fete

November 30 – January 29
Historic 19th Century Holiday Decorations Exhibit

December 1 
New Orleans Pelicans vs. Memphis Grizzlies 
Paradigm Gardens
Bruce Daigrepont’s Cajun Christmas
Art of Giving at Ogden Museum
10th Annual Lighting of the Balconies
Billy Gibbons and the BFG’s

December 1-6 

December 1-20
The Winter’s Tale

December 1-December 31 
Christmas New Orleans Style
Bauregard-Keyes House Celebrates Christmas

December 2 
Lunchbox Lecture at the WWII Museum
Preservation Hall All-stars Present A Creole Christmas
The Boogie Men at Rock n’ Bowl
Nigel Hall
Preservation Hall All-Stars: A Creole Christmas

December 2-20
A Christmas Carol

December 2-30
The Victory Belles Present “A Swingin’ Christmas”

December 3
Holiday Style at Longue Vue House and Garden

December 4 
New Orleans Pelicans vs. Cleveland Cavaliers 
Caroling at the French Market
Holiday Movies on the Mississippi
Anne Bachelier “Before We Wake”
A Crescent City Christmas

December 4-13
Fancy Nancy Splendiferous Christmas Musical
Sister Act

December 4-20
The Bluest Eye
The Amazing Acro-Cats

December 4-27
Miracle on Fulton Street

December 4-30 
Holiday Home and Courtyard Tours

December 5 
St. Nicholas Day Fair at the French Market
Algiers Bonfire and Concert
Kim Russo 
Contraflow at Rock N’ Bowl
Leroy Jones St. Augustine Church Concert
Christmas Bonfire Party at Oak Alley
Krewe of Jingle Parade

December 6 
New Orleans Saints vs. Carolina Panthers
Chanukah at Riverwalk
Brunch with Santa and His Elves
John Boutté St. Louis Cathedral Concert
Messiah Sing-Along

December 6-14

December 7 
New Orleans Pelicans vs. Boston Celtics
Christmas Organ Spectacular
Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

December 8
The Brian Setzer Orchestra
Obie Trice

December 9
Chanukah Celebrity Chef Cookoff
Rocky’s Hot Fox Trot Christmas Show
John Rankin St. Louis Cathedral Concert
Parker Quartet
Eddie Izzard

December 10 
Trans-Siberian Orchestra
The Black Dahlia Murder

December 10-11 
Disney Live! Three Classic Fairy Tales

December 10-13 
Photo Nola- New Orleans’ Annual Festival of Photography
Marigny Opera House presents “Christmas Concerto”

December 11 
New Orleans Pelicans vs. Washington Wizards 
Holiday Movies on the Mississippi
Royal Sonesta Teddy Bear Tea
Santa Visits Deanie’s Seafood Restaurant
Troker in Concert
Kermit Ruffins

December 12 
Holiday Pop-up Market
Pokey Lafarge at Tipitina’s
Mignon Faget Trunk Show
Evan Christopher St. Augustine Church Concert
Holiday Doll Tea Party
Holiday on the Boulevard 
Jingle Bugs at Audubon Insectarium
Reindeer Run and Romp
Christian Scott
Troker In Concert
NOLA Holiday Gospel Concert
Royal Sonesta Teddy Bear Tea
Vince Vance Kids Holiday Sing-Along
Running of the Santas

December 12-13
40th Annual Holiday Home Tour
Orpheum Holiday Spectacular
Creole Queen’s Cajun Holiday Tea

December 13 
Brunch with Santa and His Elves
Don Vappie St. Louis Cathedral Concert

December 14 
St. Peter Claver Gospel Choir
Travis Scott

December 15 
Debbie Davis and Friends
Holiday Tea at Longue Vue House Gardens

December 16 
Lunchbox Lecture at the WWII Museum
Gal Holiday and Honky Tonk Revue
Sarah Quintana and the Miss River Jazz Quartet
Sailor Jerry presents: An Evening with Lucero
Opera Creole St. Louis Cathedral Concert
Opera on Tap

December 17 
A John Waters’ Christmas: Holier and Dirtier
Lina Prima St. Louis Cathedral Concert
Baroque Christmas

December 18 
The Topcats at Rock N’ Bowl
Lost Bayou Ramblers
Holiday Movies on the Mississippi
Dashing Through the Dome Fun Run
The Underground’s Elfin Christmas
Holiday Songbook

December 18-19
Anders Osborne Holiday Spectacular
The Nutcracker- Delta Festival Ballet
The Nutcracker- New Orleans Ballet Theatre
Santa Visits Deanie’s Seafood Restaurant

December 18-27 
NOLA Christmasfest

December 19 
R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl
Free Family Day at New Orleans Jazz Market
Brunch with Santa and His Elves
Zion Harmonizers St. Augustine Church Concert
Royal Sonesta Teddy Bear Tea
Holiday Tea

December 19-20
The Nutcracker- Jefferson Performing Arts

December 20 
Caroling in Jackson Square
Brunch with Santa and His Elves
St. Louis Cathedral Annual Christmas Concert
Patio Planters’ Holiday Home Tour
Royal Sonesta Teddy Bear Tea
The Ten Tenors- Home for the Holidays

December 21 
New Orleans Saints vs. Detroit Lions
Toys from Troy Holiday Celebration

December 22 
Royal Sonesta Teddy Bear Tea

December 23 
New Orleans Pelicans vs. Portland Trail Blazers 
Blue Christmas Swing Revue with Clockwork Elvis
Christmas Without Tears at La Petite Theatre
Royal Sonesta Teddy Bear Tea

December 24 
Christmas Eve Bonfire Express Tour
Christmas Eve on the Steamboat Natchez 
Christmas Eve Bonfires on the Levee

December 25 
Benny Grunch and the Bunch at Rock N' Bowl
Geno Delafose at Rock N' Bowl
Jingling Through the Crescent Tour

December 26 
New Orleans Pelicans vs. Houston Rockets 
Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker
The Boogiemen at Rock N’ Bowl
A Very Electric Christmas Light Wire Show

December 26 – January 1

December 27 
New Orleans Saints vs. Jacksonville Jaguars
Mixed Nuts
Dancing with the Stars Live!

December 29 – January 3 
Disney’s Beauty and the Beast

December 31 
New Year’s Eve in New Orleans 
New Orleans Pelicans vs. Los Angeles Clippers 
New Year’s Eve...Vegas Style
A Funky Affair with Foundation of Funk
DJ Soul Sister’s 13th Annual New Year’s Eve Party
Fireworks Cruise on the Creole Queen
New Year’s Eve Gala on the Steamboat Natchez

January 1
82nd Annual Allstate Sugar Bowl
Bobby Love & Friends

January 6
Annual Joan of Arc Parade
Phunny Phorty Phellows Parade
Michael Che

January 7
Pakenham's Final Supper

January 8
The Firebird
Bal Masque

January 8-10
Wizard World Comic Con

January 9
Bayou Blues Festival
Steven Forster

January 10
Brian Regan
Soundtrack for a Revolution Film Screening
Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra

January 11

January 12
Brooklyn Rider

January 13
Opera on Tap

January 14

January 13-16
The Radiators Anniversary Show

January 15 – February 14
Sleeping Beauty at Le Petite Theatre

January 15-17
The NOLA Home Show

January 16-17
Soul Revival

January 17
The Colleen & Josh Show

January 18
Killing Joke

January 19
Dinner with a Curator at the WWII Museum

January 19-24

January 20
Bon Operatit!

January 21
OffBeat Best of the Beat Music Awards
Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra

January 21-22

January 22-23
The Light in the Piazza

January 23
Krewe du Vieux
Krewe Delusion
Patton Oswalt

January 27
Star Trek: The Ultimate Voyage
Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra
Brillz + Party Favor

January 29
Krewe of Cork
Krewe of Oshun
Krewe of Cleopatra

January 29 – February 9
Mardi Gras Parades

January 30
The Mystic Knights of Adonis Parade
Krewe of Pontchartrain
Krewe of Chocktaw
Krewe of Freret
Knights of Sparta Parade
Krewe of Pygmalion
G-Eazy- When It’s Dark Out
Krewe of Chewbacchus

January 31
King Cake Festival
Krewe of Barkus
Krewe of Carrollton
Krewe of King Arthur and Merlin
Krewe of Alla
Krewe of Feme Fatale
Lupe Fiasco

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