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.
Whether you’re a recent transplant or a longtime resident, it’s always a good time to discover cozy cafes, stunning views, and local watering holes and dining destinations all right here in the Crescent City.
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!
As Arts for Art’s Sake kicks off October, it’s good to remember that our city inspires and attracts creatives both near and far — check out the aesthetic beauty around us from paintings and sculpture to cocktails and the culinary arts!
Temperatures soar during August, the hottest month of the year in subtropical New Orleans. It’s a perfect time to stay inside, take advantage of the air conditioning and beat the heat at some of the coolest spots in the city!
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.
What better way for dad to spend this Father’s Day than by keeping it completely casual? Get him out of the suit and tie, and into some shorts and flip-flops for a kicked-back weekend that takes him nowhere near the office!
We believe our beloved mothers deserve more than a mere 24 hour celebration! Our minds and hearts know that even a whole month is barely adequate, but, being the modest mom she is, she’d likely be overjoyed with one bliss-filled weekend.
Get into full swing this spring, and enjoy all of the delectable things the Crescent City has to offer! Let your hair down, and explore a world of sumptuous sips, exemplary eats and a whole lot of sunshine.
It’s Mardi Gras in New Orleans, and it’s time to take the old saying to heart …“Laissez les bon temps rouler!” Roll into a perfect carnival weekend, and enjoy these nearby restaurants, bars and coffee shops along the way.
With the holiday season right around the corner, it’s good to find some time to relax. Spend a casual-yet-invigorating weekend exploring the delicious sights, bites and sips of our beloved Crescent City.
Along with football and oysters, fall marks the kickoff of another wondrous season of theater. Spend a weekend “bravo-ing” your way from one spectacular (and delectable) performance to another, whether it’s comedy or crepes!