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Things to do in NOLA Aug 14- Aug 20

      Monday, August 14th What: Star-Crossed, A Midsummer Nightmare Where: Big Couch, 3400 St Claude Time: 7:30pm Info/Lagniappe: The words and themes are Shakespeare, but the story is a fantastical new take on the canon. STAR-CROSSED: A MIDSUMMER NIGHTMARE brings together beloved characters from over 17 of the bards works and presents them… Read more »

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Things to do in NOLA Aug 7-Aug 13

      Monday, August 7th What: Big Couch Presents: Improv Night  Where: The Den at Howlin’ Wolf, 907 South Peters Time: 7:30pm Info/Lagniappe: Without a script and with the area’s most imaginative improvisers, Improv Night creates comedy in the moment. Event Link         Tuesday, August 8th What: Second Annual Crescent City… Read more »

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Things to do in NOLA July 31-August 6

      Monday, July 31st What: MYB City Park Shakeout Run/Walk Where: New Orleans Museum of Art, 1 Collins Diboll Cir Time: 6:00-7:15pm Info/Lagniappe: Join us for a casual run or walk as we make our way around beautiful City Park. We meet at the benches near Big Lake on Lelong Drive to stretch… Read more »

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Things to do in NOLA July 24-July 30

      Monday, July 24th What: Spirited Away: A Taste of Whiskey, Shochu & More Where: Banana Blossom, 500 9th St. Gretna  Time: 5:30pm Info/Lagniappe: Japan Society of New Orleans presents in partnership with Honkaku Spirits & Banana Blossom Thai Restaurant. A premium beverage tasting experience to learn about & sample Japanese spirits like… Read more »

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Things to do in NOLA July 17-July 23

        Monday, July 17th What: Poetry Night with Katherine Gaffney, Gina Ferrara and David Greenspan Where: Blue Cypress Books, 8123 Oak Time: 6:00pm Info/Lagniappe: This event will be held upstairs and is free to attend. Event Link         Tuesday, July 18th What: To-Mate-O To-Nite with Jamboree Jams & Seasoned… Read more »

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Things to do in NOLA July 10-July 16

      Monday, July 10th What: Taylor Takeover: Beginner Skate Class @ N.O. Skate School! Where: Crescent Park, 2300 North Peters Time: 6:00pm Info/Lagniappe: All levels welcome! Bobby Bonsey will roll through some safety basics, drills, and fun moves – all to a Taylor Swift soundtrack, of course! Sliding scale: $8-15 Event Link  … Read more »

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Things to do in NOLA July 3-July 9

      Monday, July 3rd What: Black Tea Rhapsody: An homage to African American Tea Culture Where: Xavier University, 1 Drexel Dri Time: 5:00pm Info/Lagniappe: The exhibition will showcase a collection of exceptional art pieces inspired by African American tea culture, highlighting its significance in shaping cultural identity and fostering community. Additionally, a thought-provoking… Read more »

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Things to do in NOLA June 26th-July 2nd

      Monday, June 26th What: Hands-on Creole New Orleans Cooking Class  Where: Southern Food & Beverage Museum, 1504 Oretha Castle Haley Time: 11:00am-1:00pm Info/Lagniappe: Presented by Dee Lavigne, SoFAB’s Director of Culinary Programming, the demonstration class offers an in-depth look into how to create delicious, traditional dishes that can be found nowhere else… Read more »

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Things to do in NOLA June 19 – June 25

      Monday, June 19th  What: New Orleans Juneteenth Festival  Where: Louis Armstrong Park, 701 N Rampart Time: 2:00-7:00pm Info/Lagniappe: Celebration of Freedom with Food, Family, Music, Vendors, Dancing and more! Free and open to the public. Event Link         Tuesday, June 20th What: Guest Chef Dinner with Christina Quakenbush of… Read more »

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