Louisiana Office of the Lieutenant Governor
Department of Culture, Recreation, & Tourism
Events Calendar

New Orleans
Daily, except State Holidays — 10:30 am and 3:30 pm
1850 House — 523 St. Ann Street

FRIENDS OF THE CABILDO DAILY FRENCH QUARTER WALKING TOURS
Join Friends of the Cabildo for a memorable two-hour walking tour of one of the oldest communities in the United States – the historic Vieux Carré of New Orleans. City-approved g ...Read More...


New Orleans
Every Saturday — 10:00 a.m.
New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint — 400 Esplanade Ave.

JAZZ YOGA
Bring comfortable clothing and your own yoga mat to the New Orleans Jazz Museum for Jazz Yoga. This free yoga class will feature instructor Susan Landry and meditational jazz piano by Peter Nu.

Free ...Read More...


New Orleans
Every Tuesday — 2:00 p.m.
New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint — 400 Esplanade Ave.

DOWN ON THEIR LUCK ORCHESTRA
Ranger Matt Hampsey leads the Down on Their Luck Orchestra in a program demonstrating musical elements that helped nurture New Orleans' role as the birthplace of jazz. The DOTLO is rounded out by Rang ...Read More...


New Orleans
Every Wednesday — 4:00 p.m.
New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint — 400 Esplanade Ave.

JAZZ PILATES
Renowned jazz vocalist Stephanie Jordan leads Jazz Pilates set to the recorded music of major jazz composers like John Coltrane and Kidd Jordan. Jazz Pilates integrates traditional Pilates and dance m ...Read More...


New Orleans
Every Thursday — 12 p.m. - 12:45 p.m.
New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint — 400 Esplanade Ave.

JAZZ BOUNCE AEROBICS
Ranger Chandra Teddleton leads Jazz Bounce Aerobics set to the jazz iterations of local brass bands and jazz artists with some funky beats! The aerobics class will educate with some serious sweat equi ...Read More...


New Orleans
Every Thursday — 2:00 p.m.
New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint — 400 Esplanade Ave.

ARROWHEAD JAZZ BAND
The Arrowhead Jazz Band, featuring a special violinist in residence and special pianist will play contemporary and legendary jazz standards.

Free and open to the public, sponsored by the New Orleans ...Read More...


New Orleans
August 3 — 5 p.m. - 9.p.m.
New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint — 400 Esplanade Ave.

WOMEN OF NOTE OPENING RECEPTION
The New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U. S. Mint presents Women of Note, an exhibition highlighting women in the evolution of jazz from its beginnings in the early 20th century to today's vi ...Read More...


New Orleans
July 26 — 6:30 p.m.
New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint — 400 Esplanade Ave.

WINE DOWN WEDNESDAY
Summer's the perfect time to get active with your krewe and reward yourself with a glass of wine... or two! We're partnering with Footprints to Fitness & the New Orleans Jazz National Historic Park fo ...Read More...


New Orleans
July 26 — 2 p.m.
New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint — 400 Esplanade Ave.

GLORIA PARKER PERFORMS TRADITIONAL NEW ORLEANS JAZZ
Gloria Parker performs an hour of traditional New Orleans and contemporary Jazz in her recital marking the end of her internship. Gloria will be joined by the Arrowhead Jazz Band and other special gu ...Read More...


New Orleans, LA
August 22-24, 2017
Sheraton New Orleans Hotel — 500 Canal Street, New Orleans, LA 70130

LT. GOVERNOR'S TOURISM SUMMIT
The Louisiana Travel Promotion Association's largest educational opportunity is held each year in August with partnership and support from the Louisiana Office of Tourism. This "must attend" event fea ...Read More...


New Orleans
August 23 — 6:30 p.m.
New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint — 400 Esplanade Ave.

WINE DOWN WEDNESDAY
Summer's the perfect time to get active with your krewe and reward yourself with a glass of wine... or two! We're partnering with Footprints to Fitness & the New Orleans Jazz National Historic Park fo ...Read More...


Minneapolis, MN
August 26-29, 2017
Hilton Minneapolis — 1001 Marquette Avenue South Minneapolis, MN, 55403-2440

U.S. TRAVEL ASSOCIATION'S EDUCATION SEMINAR FOR TOURISM ORGANIZATIONS
The U.S. Travel Association's Educational Seminar for Tourism Organizations (ESTO) is the only national forum where destination marketing professionals at the state, regional and local level get criti ...Read More...


September 11, 2107
NATIONAL DAY OF SERVICE AND REMEMBRANCE
The September 11th National Day of Service and Remembrance is the culmination of efforts originally launched in 2002 by the nonprofit 9/11 Day with wide support by the 9/11 community and leading natio ...Read More...


Gulfport, Mississippi
September 11-13, 2017
Downtown Gulfport

DESTINATION DOWNTOWN CONFERENCE
Destination Downtown is a regional conference developed and hosted by the Main Street coordinating programs in Louisiana, Arkansas, and Mississippi. It attracts more than 200 profess ...Read More...


Baton Rouge
September 13, 2017
State Library of Louisiana

VOLUNTEER LOUISIANA COMMISSION MEETING
Quarterly Commission Meeting ...Read More...


Lake Charles, LA
September 13-15, 2017
Grosse Savanne Waterfowl & Wildlife Refuge — 1730 Big Pasture Road, Lake Charles, LA 70607

GARDEN & GUN'S CAST & BLAST IN LOUISIANA
Garden & Gun hosts an exclusive two-day sporting excursion at Grosse Savanne in Lake Charles, Louisiana from September 13-15, 2017. Join us in a sportsman's paradise for two days of unparalle ...Read More...


Covington
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
LOUISIANA TRAVEL PROMOTION ASSOCIATION BOARD MEETING
The Louisiana Travel Promotion Association will hold its quarterly board meeting in Covington on September 19, 2017. ...Read More...


November 18, 2017
FAMILY VOLUNTEER DAY
Family Volunteer Day is a day of service that celebrates the power of families who work together to support their communities and neighborhoods. Volunteering is a great way for kids and adults to make ...Read More...


Baton Rouge
December 13, 2017
State Library of Louisiana

VOLUNTEER LOUISIANA COMMISSION MEETING
Quarterly Commission Meeting ...Read More...


Thibodaux, LA
May 16-18, 2018
Nicholls State University — 906 East 1st Street

LOUISIANA PRESERVATION CONFERENCE
The annual Louisiana Preservation Conference promotes historic preservation and celebrates restoration efforts across the state of Louisiana. It provides a great opportunity to learn ...Read More...