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Year-at-a-Glance

The following is a list of featured events for the current year:

January 2017

2 – Allstate Sugar Bowl
6 – Annual Joan of Arc Parade
6 – Phunny Phorty Phellows Parade
6-Feb. 28 – Mardi Gras Parades
18 – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
29 – King Cake Festival

February 2017

1-28 – Mardi Gras Parades
5 – Rock n Roll Marathon
10-12 – Tet Fest
11 – Krewe du Vieux
14 – Valentine's Day
19 – NBA All-Star Game
28 – Mardi Gras Day

March 2017

1-May 17 – Wednesday at the Square Concert Series
7-12 – Sun Belt Basketball Championship
10-11 – Buku Music and Art Project
10-18 – St. Patrick’s Day Parades
10-13 – Sun Belt Basketball Championship
18-19 – Congo Square New Worlds Rhythm Festival
18 – St. Joseph's Day
18 – New Orleans Film Society Gala
19 – Mardi Gras Indians Super Sunday
22-26 – Tennessee Williams Literary Festival
23 – Taco Fest
25-26, April 1-2 – Spring Fiesta
31-April 1 – Hogs for the Cause

April 2017

1– Freret Street Festival
5-May 17 – Wednesday at the Square Concert Series
6-9 – French Quarter Festival
15 – Crescent City Classic
16 – Easter Parades
21-27 – French Film Fest
22 – Brunch Fest
24-30 – Zurich Classic
28-30 & May 4-7 – New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival

May 2017

5 – Cinco de Mayo
5 – Whitney Zoo-To-Do
13 – Crawfish Mambo
14 – Mother’s Day
19-21 – Bayou Boogaloo
25-28 – New Orleans Wine and Food Experience
26-28 – Bayou Country Superfest
26-28 – Treme 7th Ward Arts & Culture Festival
26-28 – Greek Fest
26-29 – Memorial Day Weekend

June 2017

3-4 – New Orleans Oyster Festival
9-11 – New Orleans Pride
10-11 – French Market Creole Tomato Festival
18 – Father’s Day
22-24 – Festigals
24-25 – Louisiana Cajun Zydeco Festival
24-25 – NOLA Caribbean Festival
30-July 2– ESSENCE Festival

July 2017
1-2 – ESSENCE Festival
4 – Independence Day French Quarter Fireworks
7-9 – San Fermin en Nueva Orleans
14 – Bastille Day Fete
18-23 – Tales of the Cocktail

August 2017
1-31 – COOLinary New Orleans
1-31 – Museum Month
3-6 – Satchmo SummerFest
5 – Whitney White Linen Night
12 – Red Dress Run
13 – Dirty Linen Night
TBA – NOLA Downtown Music and Arts Festival
23 -26 – Cutting Edge
30- September 4 – Southern Decadence

September 2017
1-4 – Southern Decadence
1-4 – Labor Day Weekend
11-17 – Restaurant Week New Orleans
14-17 – New Orleans Burlesque Festival
23 – NOLA on Tap
23-24 – Fried Chicken Festival
29- October 1 – Treme Fall Fest

October 2017
TBA – Art for Arts' Sake
1 – Treme Fall Fest
6-8 – Gentilly Fest
6-21 – Oktoberfest
7 – Beignet Festival
11-19 – New Orleans Film Festival
13-15 – Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival
14 – Carnival Latino
20-22 – Praise Fest
20 – Krewe of Armeinius Fall Celebration
21 – Krewe of Boo Halloween Parade
21 – Mac n Cheese Fest
21 – Cochon de Lait Festival
TBA – Oak Street Po-Boy Festival
26-29 – LGBT Halloween in New Orleans
27-29 – Louisiana Seafood Festival 
27-29 – Voodoo Music + Arts Experience
31 – Halloween

November 2017

3 – Boudin, Bourbon & Beer
4-6 – National WWII Museum Airpower Expo
7 – NOLA 300 Conference
11 – New Orleans Book Festival presented by First Lady Cheryl Landrieu
TBA – Faux/Real Festival
18-19 – Treme Creole Gumbo Festival
TBA – Algiers Folk Art Festival
23 – Thanksgiving Day
23 – Bayou Classic
24-January 1 – Celebration in the Oaks

December 2017

1-31 – Christmas New Orleans Style
1-31 – Merriment on Magazine Street
6-9 – Luna Fete presented by Arts Council
6-10 – Words and Music Festival
TBA – Algiers Bonfires on the Levee
12-20 – Chanukah
16 – R + L Carriers New Orleans Bowl
17 – Caroling in Jackson Square
22-31 – NOLA ChristmasFest
24 – Christmas Eve Bonfires on the Levee
25 – Christmas Day
31 – Rockin’ New Year’s Eve Official Countdown to Tricentennial

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

January 2018

1 – Allstate Sugar Bowl
6 – Annual Joan of Arc Parade
TBA – Phunny Phorty Phellows Parade
6 – King’s Day Celebration, Fireworks and Kick-Off to Tricentennial Mardi Gras
6-Feb. 13 – Mardi Gras Parades
7 – Tricentennial Mass at St. Louis Cathedral
18 – Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
TBA – King Cake Festival

February 2018

TBA – Ballets de Monte-Carlo
2-13 – Mardi Gras Parades
10—Krewe of Armeinius Ball
TBA – Rock n Roll Marathon
TBA – Tet Fest 
TBA – Krewe du Vieux 
13 – Mardi Gras Day
14 – Valentine's Day
28 - May 6 – Historic New Orleans Collection The Founding Era Exhibit

March 2018

1 - May 6 – Historic New Orleans Collection The Founding Era Exhibit
TBA – Wednesday at the Square Concert Series
TBA – Sun Belt Basketball Championship  
TBA – Buku Music and Art Project
TBA – St. Patrick’s Day Parades
8-11 – New Orleans: The Founding Era Symposium
10 – Up From the Streets Tricentennial Concert (Saenger)
11- The Youth Empowerment Project’s Pedal With Purpose
TBA – Congo Square New Worlds Rhythm Festival
18 – St. Joseph's Day
18 - 23 – New Orleans Entrepreneur Week
21-25 – Tennessee Williams Literary Festival
23-25 – Saints and Sinners Literary Festival
TBA – New Orleans Film Society Gala
TBA – Mardi Gras Indians Super Sunday
TBA – Taco Fest
TBA – Spring Fiesta
TBA – Hogs for the Cause

April 2018

1 - May 6 – Historic New Orleans Collection The Founding Era Exhibit
1 – Easter Parades
TBA– Freret Street Festival
8-11 – WWE
TBA – Wednesday at the Square Concert Series
12-15 – French Quarter Festival
17 – Tricentennial Inter-Faith Prayer Service at St. Louis Cathedral
19-25 – Tricentennial NOLA Navy Week and Tall Ships of America
20-22 – International Weekend
22 – Dedication of city wide murals, neighborhood celebrations and fireworks
TBA – Crescent City Classic
TBA – French Film Fest 
TBA – Brunch Fest
26-29 – Zurich Classic
27-29 & May 3-6 – New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival

May 2018

1 - 6 – Historic New Orleans Collection The Founding Era Exhibit
3-6 – New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival
4 – Whitney Zoo-To-Do
5 – Cinco de Mayo
6 – New Orleans Jazz Fest Closing with firework show
TBA – Crawfish Mambo 
13 – Mother’s Day
TBA – Bayou Boogaloo
TBA – New Orleans Wine and Food Experience
TBA – Bayou Country Superfest
TBA – Treme 7th Ward Arts & Culture Festival
TBA – Greek Fest
25-28 – Memorial Day Weekend

June 2018

TBA – New Orleans Oyster Festival
TBA – New Orleans Pride
TBA – French Market Creole Tomato Festival
17 – Father’s Day
TBA – Festigals
TBA – Louisiana Cajun Zydeco Festival
TBA– ESSENCE Festival

July 2018

TBA – ESSENCE Festival
4 – Independence Day French Quarter Fireworks
TBA – San Fermin en Nueva Orleans
14 – Bastille Day Fete
TBA – Tales of the Cocktail

August 2018

1-31 – COOLinary New Orleans
1-31 – Museum Month
TBA – Satchmo SummerFest
4 – Whitney White Linen Night
11 – Red Dress Run
12 – Dirty Linen Night
TBA – NOLA Downtown Music and Arts Festival
29- September 3 – Southern Decadence

September 2018

1-3– Southern Decadence
1-3 – Labor Day Weekend
TBA – Louisiana Seafood Festival 
TBA – Restaurant Week New Orleans
TBA – New Orleans Burlesque Festival
TBA – NOLA on Tap
TBA – Fried Chicken Festival
TBA – Treme Fall Fest

October 2018

TBA – Art for Arts' Sake
TBA – Treme Fall Fest
TBA – Beignet Festival
TBA – Gentilly Fest
TBA– Oktoberfest
TBA – New Orleans Film Festival
TBA – Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival
TBA – Carnival Latino
TBA – Praise Fest 
TBA – Krewe of Boo Halloween Parade
TBA – Mac n Cheese Fest
TBA – Oak Street Po-Boy Festival
25- Jan. 27 – NOMA Duke of Orleans Exhibit
25-28 – LGBT Halloween in New Orleans
26-28 – Voodoo Music + Arts Experience
31 – Halloween

November 2018

TBA – Opening of Sculpture Garden expansion
1- Jan. 27 – NOMA Duke of Orleans Exhibit
3 – Archdiocese of New Orleans—Day of Catachesis
TBA – Boudin, Bourbon & Beer
TBA – National WWII Museum Airpower Expo
TBA – Mirliton Festival
TBA – Faux/Real Festival
TBA – Treme Creole Gumbo Festival
TBA – Algiers Folk Art Festival
22 – Thanksgiving Day
22 – Bayou Classic
23-January 1 – Celebration in the Oaks

December 2018

TBA – Luna Fete Presented by Arts Council
1- Jan. 27 – NOMA Duke of Orleans Exhibit
1-31 – Christmas New Orleans Style
1-31 – Merriment on Magazine Street
TBA – Words and Music Festival 
TBA – Algiers Bonfires on the Levee
2-10 – Chanukah
TBA – R + L Carriers New Orleans Bowl
TBA– Caroling in Jackson Square
22-31 – NOLA ChristmasFest 
24 – Christmas Eve Bonfires on the Levee
25 – Christmas Day
31 – Rockin’ New Year’s Eve Fireworks and Concert

 
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