WEEKEND CHEAT SHEET
With the onslaught of the holiday season comes countless get-togethers, office parties and shopping outings piled on top of everything else you normally do. It’s important to take some time out, be pampered and let someone else do some of the heavy lifting … and that includes dinner!
Celebrate the start of a new football season by eating, drinking, fantasizing about and even playing football! Whether you’re a New Orleans Saints fan, an LSU Tiger or pro-prep, there’s plenty of ways to appreciate your favorite team without going far from home.
Growing up, there was that one person who did everything for you — from making you smiley pancakes in the morning to chasing away the closet-monster at night. Isn’t she deserving of a weekend filled with indulgent eats, stellar sips and activities she’ll fondly remember forever? Of course she is!
The onset of springtime often energizes and inspires one to start anew, aim in a different direction and take chances. Why not savor the flavors of an unfamiliar culture, sip a spirit prepared in a way you’ve never imagined and break out of your comfort zone to experience a New Orleans you’ve never known before?
From Twelfth Night (Jan. 6) through the end of February, the Greater New Orleans area will be celebrating all things purple, green and gold. Why not spend your weekends watching the parades, rolling down the routes and taking advantage of all they have to offer? Laissez les bon temps rouler!
Why bother packing your bags, spending ridiculous prices on airfare and settling for less-than-superb accommodations when you can stay right here for the weekend and be a tourist in your own town? Explore our fabulous city and discover wondrous places you’ve never known existed right in your own backyard.