Events

Jan
20

Performance: Link Stryjewski's Annual Bal Masqué

Kick-off carnival season January 20th at the Link StryjewskiFoundation’s Bal Masqué fundraiser! This amazing party with a purpose features food from some of the country’s best chefs and live music from Haiti, Cajun Country and New Orleans – all in support of programs that educate, enrich and empower the youth of our great city. The chefs attending Bal Masqué have 17 James Beard Awards between them, and if you haven’t heard, no other event is quite like Bal Masqué!

Musical entertainment from RAM, Grammy nominated Lost Bayou Ramblers, Cha Wa, and The Roots of Music. Find more information and tickets at https://www.balmasque.linkstryjewski.org/

7:00 pm -
Feb
11

Performance: Bacchus Parade

The Bacchus Parade rolls Feb 11, 2018 — the Sunday before Fat Tuesday.

The Bacchus Parade starts at the corner on Napoleon and Tchoupitoulas. After a procession through uptown and downtown New Orleans, the Krewe of Bacchus concludes its parade at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center on the New Orleans riverfront.

5:15 pm -
Feb
12

Performance: Proteus Parade

The Krewe of Proteus parade will start at the intersection of Napoleon Avenue and Magazine Street in New Orleans. The parade will head along Napoleon Avenue north until St. Charles Street, where the parade will turn east. The Krewe of Proteus will follow St. Charles all the way to Lee Circle, around the circle and back on St. Charles northward to Canal Street. At Canal, the parade turns right until the intersection of Chartres Street, where the parade will end.

5:15 pm -
Feb
13

Performance: Rex Parade

The Krewe of Rex parade will start at the intersection of Napoleon Avenue and S. Claiborne Ave. (Highway 90) in New Orleans. The parade will proceed south until St. Charles Avenue, where the krewe will turn east. The Krewe of Rex will follow St. Charles all the way to Lee Circle, around the circle and back on St. Charles northward to Canal Street. At Canal, the parade will turn southeast follow the road to the intersection of Canal and South Peters Street where the parade will end.

10:00 am -