Dress To Impress: NOLA Red Dress Run

Red Dress Run NOLA

When you think about running a race, your outfit is one of the things you’ve got to consider. Good shoes? Check. Special sweat-wicking top? Got 12. The perfect little red dress? Um… This August, update your thinking on race-ready attire. The New Orleans Red Dress Run is coming up, and it’s one athletic event where… Read more »

Skip Laundry Day: It’s NOLA Dirty Linen Night 2017

NOLA Dirty Linen Night

If laundry day isn’t your forte, NOLA Dirty Linen Night is the event for you. Six blocks of Royal Street will be blocked off on the second Saturday of August to give art aficionados a place to celebrate New Orleans creative culture. The Down and Dirty on Dirty Linen Night You may be familiar with… Read more »

Laugh Away Stress At These August Comedy Shows

comedy shows NOLA

Nothing warms the soul like a good laugh. There’s no shortage of Blues tunes in New Orleans, but that doesn’t mean you should have the blues. Get a little silly, and take a trip to see one of these August comedy shows. New Orleans August Comedy Shows Comedy Beast. Nothing adds to the lightheartedness of… Read more »

Back To School Style: Where To Find Kids Clothes in Harvey, LA

Shopping for kids clothes

There’s nothing worse than walking into a classroom on your first day and not feeling confident in how you look. Starting school can be scary enough for kids, so don’t make it any harder with a bad outfit choice. Start back to school shopping early so you have time to pick out an outfit that… Read more »

Weeks Of Good Eats: COOLinary New Orleans 2017

coolinary new orleans meals

If you’re like a lot of people, when somebody asks you where you want to eat, your brain feels emptier than your stomach. Uh, I don’t know, Chipotle? We’ve all been there, but during the month of August, you’ll finally have an excuse to try all of that cool local cuisine that New Orleans is famous for.… Read more »

Top Reasons To Attend Satchmo Summerfest This August!

Trumpet Street Jazz New Orleans at Satchmo SummerFest

The City of New Orleans pays tribute annually to one of their most famous natives. We know him as the late Louis “Satchmo” Armstrong, and the Satchmo Summerfest is named in his honor. During its first year, organizers had no idea just how successful the event would become. It began growing in popularity so rapidly… Read more »

Summer Destinations Around New Orleans

Summer Destinations around New Orleans

Take a road trip on your summer vacation! All of these beautiful destinations are less than a three-hour drive from New Orleans, and are perfect for a weekend getaway or a family vacation! Mandeville, LA Mandeville is only a 45-minute drive from New Orleans. Historic Mandeville has B&Bs, cottages for rent, restaurants, bike paths, shops,… Read more »

Must-Try New Orleans Ice Cream Shops

Ice Cream around New Orleans

Below are eight different ice-cream shops in or around New Orleans. Each one of these little restaurants is special in its own way and provides a completely different dessert experience. So, take a little trip and get yourself and your friends some of these sweet treats! Pandora’s SnoBalls This little spot is near City Park.… Read more »