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Sunday Apr 19, 2015


Pinch A Palooza Festival & Crawfish Eating Contest
  • April 19, 2015
  • 11:00 a.m.-9:30 p.m.
  • Deanie’s Seafood Restaurant & Market in Bucktown
  • 1713 Lake Ave.
  • Metairie, LA 70005
  • Admission: Admission is free
  • Contact: Deanie's Seafood
  • Visit Website


Deanie’s Seafood Restaurant in Bucktown will host the sixth-annual Pinch A Palooza Festival & Crawfish Eating Contest, a free street party celebrating Louisiana music and crawfish, on Sun. April 19. Pinch A Palooza will feature six bands and a full afternoon of activities. Admission is free.This year Pinch A Palooza will take fest-goers back to traditional Southern and New Orleans roots with a lineup that includes Cajun fiddler and hometown sweetheart Amanda Shaw, Louisiana Music Hall of Famer Vince Vance and The Valiants, New Orleans Karma, Cajun Zydeco band Chansons et Soûlards, Jackson, Miss.-based bluegrass duo Bill & Temperance, plus performances by Mardi Gras Indians krewe Big Chief Romeo & the 9th Ward Hunters and the 610 Stompers.Pinch A Palooza will feature games for kids, an art market, crawfish races, a crawfish eating contest with two heats of contestants, more than 2,500 pounds of boiled Louisiana crawfish and other Deanie’s crawfish specialit...

6th annual Deanie's Pinch-a-palooza
  • April 19, 2015
  • 11am-9:30pm
  • 1713 Lake Avenue
  • Metairie, LA 70005
  • Visit Website


Free entertainment for all ages featuring music by six local bands, a performance by the 610 Stompers and Mardi Gras Indians “Big Chief Romeo Bougere and the Ninth Ward Hunters,” kids’ games and activities, and photos and hugs from Deanie’s mascot, Pincher the Crawfish. In addition to boiled crawfish prepared with Deanie’s signature Creole seasonings, fest-goers can enjoy a variety of crawfish dishes made famous by Deanie’s Seafood such as Fried Crawfish Tails, Crawfish Balls and Crawfish Nachos. Hamburgers and other non-seafood items plus beer, soda and specialty cocktails also will be available.New this year, the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts’(NOCCA) Boxcar food truck will add non-crawfish food offerings to the festival. The Boxcar food truck gives NOCCA’s Culinary Arts students theopportunity to get first-hand experience in the real-world restaurant industry. All proceeds support NOCCA programs. Learn more at http://boxcarnola.c...

 

Monday Apr 20, 2015


Featured Event

Zurich Classic
  • April 20, 2015 - April 26, 2015
  • Contact: 504-342-3000
  • Visit Website


The Zurich Classic of New Orleans, April 20-26, 2015, is held at TPC Louisiana located in Avondale on the westbank of Jefferson. Because of the continuous support we receive from the community, we are able to help more than 200,000 children annually, providing, on average, more than $1 million. Come join us as we watch some of the world's elite professionals tee it up to dethrone defending champion. Tickets range in pricing...Click link above for all the details and for ticket information and purchase.

 

Tuesday Apr 21, 2015


Featured Event

Zurich Classic
  • April 21, 2015 - April 26, 2015
  • Contact: 504-342-3000
  • Visit Website


The Zurich Classic of New Orleans, April 20-26, 2015, is held at TPC Louisiana located in Avondale on the westbank of Jefferson. Because of the continuous support we receive from the community, we are able to help more than 200,000 children annually, providing, on average, more than $1 million. Come join us as we watch some of the world's elite professionals tee it up to dethrone defending champion. Tickets range in pricing...Click link above for all the details and for ticket information and purchase.

 

Wednesday Apr 22, 2015


Featured Event

Zurich Classic
  • April 22, 2015 - April 26, 2015
  • Contact: 504-342-3000
  • Visit Website


The Zurich Classic of New Orleans, April 20-26, 2015, is held at TPC Louisiana located in Avondale on the westbank of Jefferson. Because of the continuous support we receive from the community, we are able to help more than 200,000 children annually, providing, on average, more than $1 million. Come join us as we watch some of the world's elite professionals tee it up to dethrone defending champion. Tickets range in pricing...Click link above for all the details and for ticket information and purchase.

 

Thursday Apr 23, 2015


Featured Event

Zurich Classic
  • April 23, 2015 - April 26, 2015
  • Contact: 504-342-3000
  • Visit Website


The Zurich Classic of New Orleans, April 20-26, 2015, is held at TPC Louisiana located in Avondale on the westbank of Jefferson. Because of the continuous support we receive from the community, we are able to help more than 200,000 children annually, providing, on average, more than $1 million. Come join us as we watch some of the world's elite professionals tee it up to dethrone defending champion. Tickets range in pricing...Click link above for all the details and for ticket information and purchase.

 

Friday Apr 24, 2015


The Yellowfin Elite Redfish Series-Jefferson Parish


The Yellowfin Elite Redfish Series… 5 fish limit per angler, per day, 1 pro per boat with no team mate or armature partner, head to head competition built only for the best of professional redfish anglers.

Featured Event

Zurich Classic
  • April 24, 2015 - April 26, 2015
  • Contact: 504-342-3000
  • Visit Website


The Zurich Classic of New Orleans, April 20-26, 2015, is held at TPC Louisiana located in Avondale on the westbank of Jefferson. Because of the continuous support we receive from the community, we are able to help more than 200,000 children annually, providing, on average, more than $1 million. Come join us as we watch some of the world's elite professionals tee it up to dethrone defending champion. Tickets range in pricing...Click link above for all the details and for ticket information and purchase.

 

Saturday Apr 25, 2015


Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown "One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure"
  • April 25, 2015 - August 01, 2015
  • 11:00 a.m.
  • Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown - 2020 Fourth Street
  • Kenner, LA 70062
  • Contact: (504) 468-7231
  • Visit Website


Feature about astronomy starring Big Bird from Sesame Street will  be shown on Saturdays at the Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown.The27-minute feature, called "One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure" is  aimed at toddlers between the ages of four and six years old.  The show features Big Bird and Elmo along with a special friend from China, Hu Hu Zhu.  The show involves a visit to Sesame Street by Hu Hu Zhu and a search for the Big Dipper, the North Star and the Moon. Thanks to the imagination of Big Bird and friends, the group takes a trip to the Moon learns about the many differences between the Earth and the Moon.  "One World, One Sky" will be offered on Saturdays to the general public at 11a.m. at the planetarium.  however, the film also is available upon request to any school or camp wishing to book a field trip Tuesday through Friday. For more information, contact Glorioso at (50...

The Yellowfin Elite Redfish Series-Jefferson Parish


The Yellowfin Elite Redfish Series… 5 fish limit per angler, per day, 1 pro per boat with no team mate or armature partner, head to head competition built only for the best of professional redfish anglers.

Featured Event

Zurich Classic
  • April 25, 2015 - April 26, 2015
  • Contact: 504-342-3000
  • Visit Website


The Zurich Classic of New Orleans, April 20-26, 2015, is held at TPC Louisiana located in Avondale on the westbank of Jefferson. Because of the continuous support we receive from the community, we are able to help more than 200,000 children annually, providing, on average, more than $1 million. Come join us as we watch some of the world's elite professionals tee it up to dethrone defending champion. Tickets range in pricing...Click link above for all the details and for ticket information and purchase.

 

Sunday Apr 26, 2015


The Yellowfin Elite Redfish Series-Jefferson Parish


The Yellowfin Elite Redfish Series… 5 fish limit per angler, per day, 1 pro per boat with no team mate or armature partner, head to head competition built only for the best of professional redfish anglers.

Featured Event

Zurich Classic


The Zurich Classic of New Orleans, April 20-26, 2015, is held at TPC Louisiana located in Avondale on the westbank of Jefferson. Because of the continuous support we receive from the community, we are able to help more than 200,000 children annually, providing, on average, more than $1 million. Come join us as we watch some of the world's elite professionals tee it up to dethrone defending champion. Tickets range in pricing...Click link above for all the details and for ticket information and purchase.

 

Saturday May 02, 2015


4th Annual Cruising the Beach Car Show
  • May 02, 2015
  • Contact number listed for times of event
  • Under the Grand Isle Tarpon Rodeo Pavilion
  • Grand Isle, LA


4th Annual Cruising the Beach Car Show @ Tarpon Rodeo Pavilion

Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown "One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure"
  • May 02, 2015 - August 01, 2015
  • 11:00 a.m.
  • Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown - 2020 Fourth Street
  • Kenner, LA 70062
  • Contact: (504) 468-7231
  • Visit Website


Feature about astronomy starring Big Bird from Sesame Street will  be shown on Saturdays at the Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown.The27-minute feature, called "One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure" is  aimed at toddlers between the ages of four and six years old.  The show features Big Bird and Elmo along with a special friend from China, Hu Hu Zhu.  The show involves a visit to Sesame Street by Hu Hu Zhu and a search for the Big Dipper, the North Star and the Moon. Thanks to the imagination of Big Bird and friends, the group takes a trip to the Moon learns about the many differences between the Earth and the Moon.  "One World, One Sky" will be offered on Saturdays to the general public at 11a.m. at the planetarium.  however, the film also is available upon request to any school or camp wishing to book a field trip Tuesday through Friday. For more information, contact Glorioso at (50...

 

Saturday May 09, 2015


Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown "One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure"
  • May 09, 2015 - August 01, 2015
  • 11:00 a.m.
  • Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown - 2020 Fourth Street
  • Kenner, LA 70062
  • Contact: (504) 468-7231
  • Visit Website


Feature about astronomy starring Big Bird from Sesame Street will  be shown on Saturdays at the Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown.The27-minute feature, called "One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure" is  aimed at toddlers between the ages of four and six years old.  The show features Big Bird and Elmo along with a special friend from China, Hu Hu Zhu.  The show involves a visit to Sesame Street by Hu Hu Zhu and a search for the Big Dipper, the North Star and the Moon. Thanks to the imagination of Big Bird and friends, the group takes a trip to the Moon learns about the many differences between the Earth and the Moon.  "One World, One Sky" will be offered on Saturdays to the general public at 11a.m. at the planetarium.  however, the film also is available upon request to any school or camp wishing to book a field trip Tuesday through Friday. For more information, contact Glorioso at (50...

Featured Event

The Great Huey P. Long Bridge Run
  • May 09, 2015
  • Registration at 6:00 a.m., Race Start Time 8:00 a.m. End Time is 11:30 a.m.
  • Bridge City side of the Huey P. Long Bridge
  • *See info below for Shuttle to/from Eastbank, LA
  • Contact: hueyprun@gmail.com
  • Visit Website


The Great Huey P. Long Bridge Run, a 5K run/walk, celebrates is third running on May 9, 2015. The event celebrates the incredible widening project of this historic bridge, enhancing its place as a featured icon on city’s skyline since 1935. Runners will enjoy a professional race experience and the first 1,500 finishers will receive a commemorative pint glass for making the crossing, an event tee and a post-race celebration with local music and dishes (some for free and others for a fee). Runners and walkers will make this exciting crossing of the wider-than-ever bridge while reminiscing old times on the Mississippi River. Bring out the family and friends and make it a great day to “GEAUX OVER IT!”.  The start will be in Bridge City on the Westbank. Shuttles will be provided on the Eastbank starting in the Clearview and Jefferson Hwy parking lots.  Runners will get a chance to survey the course from the shuttles.The start will feature music and a National Ant...

 

Friday May 15, 2015


Stan Brock Black and Gold Classic Blast and Cast
  • May 15, 2015 - May 16, 2015
  • Contact number listed for times of event
  • Bridge Side Marina -1618 Highway 1·
  • Grand Isle, LA


Stan Brock Black and Gold Classic Blast and Cast, Bridge Side Marina

 

Saturday May 16, 2015


St. Francis Xavier Car Show
  • May 16, 2015
  • 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • St. Francis Xavier Church and School Yard
  • 444 Metairie Road
  • Metairie, LA 70005
  • Admission: FREE for visitors; $25 to enter a vehicle in Car Show
  • Contact: Randy Brunet


St. Francis Xavier Car Show will feature interesting classic cars and trucks of all ages. Plus, music, great food and a parade of prizes! All ages are welcome. Free Admission for visitors. $25 to enter your classic car or truck and your entry gets you a t-shirt and other freebies. Proceeds benefit scholarship programs.

Jeff Fish Fest & Rodeo


In 2002 a dad, Brian McAdam, decided to create an event to encourage kids to get outside and explore the beautiful Louisiana Outdoors. He recruited other dads with the same passion and a rodeo was born. Thanks to this visionary group and the hundreds of volunteers and sponsors that have devoted themselves since, this non-profit event grew every year and has evolved into the Jeff Fish Fest & Rodeo.With over a hundred kids fishing every year and several hundred adults it is recognized as one of the premier fishing events in the country.

Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown "One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure"
  • May 16, 2015 - August 01, 2015
  • 11:00 a.m.
  • Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown - 2020 Fourth Street
  • Kenner, LA 70062
  • Contact: (504) 468-7231
  • Visit Website


Feature about astronomy starring Big Bird from Sesame Street will  be shown on Saturdays at the Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown.The27-minute feature, called "One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure" is  aimed at toddlers between the ages of four and six years old.  The show features Big Bird and Elmo along with a special friend from China, Hu Hu Zhu.  The show involves a visit to Sesame Street by Hu Hu Zhu and a search for the Big Dipper, the North Star and the Moon. Thanks to the imagination of Big Bird and friends, the group takes a trip to the Moon learns about the many differences between the Earth and the Moon.  "One World, One Sky" will be offered on Saturdays to the general public at 11a.m. at the planetarium.  however, the film also is available upon request to any school or camp wishing to book a field trip Tuesday through Friday. For more information, contact Glorioso at (50...

Kenner Rivertown Farmer's Market
  • May 16, 2015
  • 8:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
  • Historic Rivertown, Kenner Heritage Park 303 Williams Boulevard
  • Kenner, LA 70062
  • Admission: Free
  • Visit Website


Farmer's Market - Every Saturday of the month in the Heritage Park at historic Rivertown in Kenner.  Beautiful setting throughout the park.  Free admission and free parking.  A must do for locals and visitors alike...fresh produce, plants & crafts.  

Stan Brock Black and Gold Classic Blast and Cast
  • May 16, 2015
  • Contact number listed for times of event
  • Bridge Side Marina -1618 Highway 1·
  • Grand Isle, LA


Stan Brock Black and Gold Classic Blast and Cast, Bridge Side Marina

 

Sunday May 17, 2015


Jeff Fish Fest & Rodeo


In 2002 a dad, Brian McAdam, decided to create an event to encourage kids to get outside and explore the beautiful Louisiana Outdoors. He recruited other dads with the same passion and a rodeo was born. Thanks to this visionary group and the hundreds of volunteers and sponsors that have devoted themselves since, this non-profit event grew every year and has evolved into the Jeff Fish Fest & Rodeo.With over a hundred kids fishing every year and several hundred adults it is recognized as one of the premier fishing events in the country.

 

Friday May 22, 2015


Grand Isle Speckled Trout Rodeo
  • May 22, 2015 - May 24, 2015
  • Bridgeside Marina; 1618 Louisiana Hwy 1
  • Grand Isle, LA 70358
  • Visit Website


The Grand Isle Speckled Trout Rodeo is held on Memorial Day weekend at Bridgeside Marina in Grand Isle, Louisiana. Rodeo participants will enjoy three days of fishing, two meals and live entertainment, door prizes on Friday, Saturday and Sunday and the opportunity to win a total of 58 trophies. (all for $20.00 entry fee including cap). For more information, go to http://www.speckledtroutrodeo.com/index.html

Featured Event

AVP- at Coconut Beach Complex
  • May 22, 2015
  • Friday event schedule – Gates open at 8:30 and play begins at 9:00 Sunday event schedule – Gates open at 8:30 and play begins at 9:00
  • Coconut Beach Volleyball Complex - 100 Coconut Beach Ct. - Laketown Kenner
  • Kenner, LA 70065
  • Visit Website


Pro Beach Volleyball Tour will return to the New Orleans area in 2015 for the first time in 16 years, as the AVP New Orleans Open will be held May 22-24 - Memorial Day weekend - at Laketown in Kenner, La.AVP's 2015 season and is expected to attract the best and brightest stars of beach volleyball, including three-time Olympic gold medalist Kerri Walsh Jennings (2004, 2008, 2012), Olympic gold medalists Phil Dalhausser (2008) and Todd Rogers (2008), Olympic silver medalists April Ross (2012) and Jennifer Kessy (2012), two-time Olympians Jake Gibb (2008, 2012) and Sean Rosenthal (2008, 2012), and Olympian Nicole Branagh (2008), as well as a number of up-and coming stars and hopefuls for the 2016 Rio Olympics.

 

Saturday May 23, 2015


Grand Isle Speckled Trout Rodeo
  • May 23, 2015 - May 24, 2015
  • Bridgeside Marina; 1618 Louisiana Hwy 1
  • Grand Isle, LA 70358
  • Visit Website


The Grand Isle Speckled Trout Rodeo is held on Memorial Day weekend at Bridgeside Marina in Grand Isle, Louisiana. Rodeo participants will enjoy three days of fishing, two meals and live entertainment, door prizes on Friday, Saturday and Sunday and the opportunity to win a total of 58 trophies. (all for $20.00 entry fee including cap). For more information, go to http://www.speckledtroutrodeo.com/index.html

Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown "One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure"
  • May 23, 2015 - August 01, 2015
  • 11:00 a.m.
  • Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown - 2020 Fourth Street
  • Kenner, LA 70062
  • Contact: (504) 468-7231
  • Visit Website


Feature about astronomy starring Big Bird from Sesame Street will  be shown on Saturdays at the Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown.The27-minute feature, called "One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure" is  aimed at toddlers between the ages of four and six years old.  The show features Big Bird and Elmo along with a special friend from China, Hu Hu Zhu.  The show involves a visit to Sesame Street by Hu Hu Zhu and a search for the Big Dipper, the North Star and the Moon. Thanks to the imagination of Big Bird and friends, the group takes a trip to the Moon learns about the many differences between the Earth and the Moon.  "One World, One Sky" will be offered on Saturdays to the general public at 11a.m. at the planetarium.  however, the film also is available upon request to any school or camp wishing to book a field trip Tuesday through Friday. For more information, contact Glorioso at (50...

 

Sunday May 24, 2015


Grand Isle Speckled Trout Rodeo
  • May 24, 2015
  • Bridgeside Marina; 1618 Louisiana Hwy 1
  • Grand Isle, LA 70358
  • Visit Website


The Grand Isle Speckled Trout Rodeo is held on Memorial Day weekend at Bridgeside Marina in Grand Isle, Louisiana. Rodeo participants will enjoy three days of fishing, two meals and live entertainment, door prizes on Friday, Saturday and Sunday and the opportunity to win a total of 58 trophies. (all for $20.00 entry fee including cap). For more information, go to http://www.speckledtroutrodeo.com/index.html

 

Saturday May 30, 2015


Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown "One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure"
  • May 30, 2015 - August 01, 2015
  • 11:00 a.m.
  • Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown - 2020 Fourth Street
  • Kenner, LA 70062
  • Contact: (504) 468-7231
  • Visit Website


Feature about astronomy starring Big Bird from Sesame Street will  be shown on Saturdays at the Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown.The27-minute feature, called "One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure" is  aimed at toddlers between the ages of four and six years old.  The show features Big Bird and Elmo along with a special friend from China, Hu Hu Zhu.  The show involves a visit to Sesame Street by Hu Hu Zhu and a search for the Big Dipper, the North Star and the Moon. Thanks to the imagination of Big Bird and friends, the group takes a trip to the Moon learns about the many differences between the Earth and the Moon.  "One World, One Sky" will be offered on Saturdays to the general public at 11a.m. at the planetarium.  however, the film also is available upon request to any school or camp wishing to book a field trip Tuesday through Friday. For more information, contact Glorioso at (50...

 

Saturday Jun 06, 2015


Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown "One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure"
  • June 06, 2015 - August 01, 2015
  • 11:00 a.m.
  • Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown - 2020 Fourth Street
  • Kenner, LA 70062
  • Contact: (504) 468-7231
  • Visit Website


Feature about astronomy starring Big Bird from Sesame Street will  be shown on Saturdays at the Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown.The27-minute feature, called "One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure" is  aimed at toddlers between the ages of four and six years old.  The show features Big Bird and Elmo along with a special friend from China, Hu Hu Zhu.  The show involves a visit to Sesame Street by Hu Hu Zhu and a search for the Big Dipper, the North Star and the Moon. Thanks to the imagination of Big Bird and friends, the group takes a trip to the Moon learns about the many differences between the Earth and the Moon.  "One World, One Sky" will be offered on Saturdays to the general public at 11a.m. at the planetarium.  however, the film also is available upon request to any school or camp wishing to book a field trip Tuesday through Friday. For more information, contact Glorioso at (50...

 

Saturday Jun 13, 2015


Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown "One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure"
  • June 13, 2015 - August 01, 2015
  • 11:00 a.m.
  • Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown - 2020 Fourth Street
  • Kenner, LA 70062
  • Contact: (504) 468-7231
  • Visit Website


Feature about astronomy starring Big Bird from Sesame Street will  be shown on Saturdays at the Kenner Planetarium & Megadome Cinema in Rivertown.The27-minute feature, called "One World, One Sky: Big Bird's Adventure" is  aimed at toddlers between the ages of four and six years old.  The show features Big Bird and Elmo along with a special friend from China, Hu Hu Zhu.  The show involves a visit to Sesame Street by Hu Hu Zhu and a search for the Big Dipper, the North Star and the Moon. Thanks to the imagination of Big Bird and friends, the group takes a trip to the Moon learns about the many differences between the Earth and the Moon.  "One World, One Sky" will be offered on Saturdays to the general public at 11a.m. at the planetarium.  however, the film also is available upon request to any school or camp wishing to book a field trip Tuesday through Friday. For more information, contact Glorioso at (50...

 


 



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