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Home Malone’s ‘Ice Cream Truck’ float a sweet spot on North Carrollton

By Jeanne D’Arcy, Mid-City Messenger Home Malone has installed its storefront float, “Ice Cream Truck,” in keeping with the Mid-City Krewe of House Floats’ theme ...

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‘Floats in the Oaks’ driving tour to bring Carnival to City Park

This year, instead of standing and watching the floats roll by, we can roll by the floats in scenic City Park. “Floats in the Oaks” ...

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All that glitters: NOLA Craft Culture is riding out the year of no parades

By Jeanne D’Arcy, Mid-City Messenger “You can’t keep a good New Orleanian out of a costume or from glittering,” said Lisette Constantin, co-owner of NOLA ...

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Jazz Fest 2021 is moved to October, media reports state

There will be a New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival in 2021, but it won’t take place until October, according to multiple media reports. Jazz ...

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Krewe of You: KID smART hosts interactive events with Carnival experts this season

Arts education nonprofit KID smART encourages you to “create your own Mardi Gras Krewe” with them this Carnival season. Each Tuesday from Jan. 12 to ...

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The Broad Theater to host the 2021 King Cake Hub

Parades may be called off for Carnival 2021, but we’ll still have king cake. And the Carnival popup King Cake Hub will continue to offer ...

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More than a bike path, Lafitte Greenway becoming a center for public art

By Sue Strachan, Mid-City Messenger Since 2017, three 9-foot stainless steel “prayer wheels” have been anchoring the turnaround at the intersection of Lafitte Greenway and ...

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Open-Air Cinema will bring the stars out for the 2020 New Orleans Film Festival

 By Sue Strachan, Mid-City Messenger Taking advantage of October’s cooler weather, the New Orleans Film Festival is screening movies at its Open-Air Cinema, held ...

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Voodoo Festival producers to host drive-in concert series

The producers of Voodoo Music + Arts Experience will present a three-part concert experience in July, featuring New Orleans artists and, interestingly, an audience in ...

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