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The Historic New Orleans Collection Grand Opening Block Party

Due to inclement weather, The Historic New Orleans Collection's block party celebration has been postponed to Saturday, May 18, when we will celebrate International Museum Day. The Historic New Orleans Collection is holding a block party on the 500 block of Royal St. on Saturday, May 18 from 1 - 5 PM to celebrate [...]

2019-04-05T13:00:53+00:00

Faith & Food: A St. Joseph’s Day Lecture

After the success of our Tricentennial Lecture Series last year, the Beauregard-Keyes House and VCPORA are excited to bring it back in 2019! Join us for the first lecture of the year on Monday, March 18. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/2051989018181731/ What You Need To Know Reception: 5:30 Lecture: 6 pm - No reservations--seating is [...]

2019-03-11T13:33:37+00:00

At Home in the Vieux Carré: Mardi Gras Edition!

At Home in the Vieux Carré continues! As we lead up to Mardi Gras, please join VCPORA for drinks on February 22nd at the home of Billy & Denisa Means at 510 Esplanade Ave. Admission is $5 for members, $10 for non-members, and free to those who renew that night. For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/412766009265730/ [...]

2019-02-05T09:37:37+00:00

Rites, Rituals, And Revelry: The History of Mardi Gras In New Orleans

The Historic New Orleans Collection's popular Carnival-themed tour returns this year to the Louisiana History Galleries. "Rites, Rituals, and Revelry: The History of Mardi Gras in New Orleans" follows the city's traditions, beginning with celebrations during the French and Spanish colonial periods and in the early days of statehood. Using items from THNOC’s holdings, [...]

2019-01-24T10:16:05+00:00

The French Quarter, A Symposium

The French Quarter, A Symposium The symposium will take place on Saturday, January 19th, at the Hotel Monteleone.  Focusing on the fascinating history of New Orleans's oldest neighborhood, the 2019 Williams Research Center Symposium will address visual, social, and commercial elements found within the city's original footprint. Registration information and a full schedule are [...]

2018-12-26T11:02:50+00:00

Louisiana Tiny House Festival 2018

Louisiana Tiny House Festival 2018 United Tiny House Association, in collaboration with the Louisiana Cultural Economy Foundation (LCEF), is EXCITED to announce its 11th tiny house extravaganza... the 2018 Louisiana Tiny House Festival from December 7th through December 9th! ‪For more information visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/2139358116295883/?ti=ia What You Need To Know The Louisiana Tiny House Music Festival [...]

2018-12-03T11:17:23+00:00

Reflections of Cosimo Matassa: An Italian Perspective of the FQ

Join us for the November event in our Tricentennial Lecture Series, "Reflections of Cosimo Matassa: An Italian Perspective of the French Quarter", on Tuesday, November 27. Reception: 5:30 | Lecture 6:00 This event is free and open to the public but seating is limited. Reservations are accepted by email at lily@bkhouse.org. For more information [...]

2018-11-15T15:45:44+00:00