New Orleans Event Calendar

May
23
Wed
YLC Wednesday at the Square @ Lafayette Square
May 23 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Bring your dancing shoes or set up camp at this FREE concert series.

Headliners include:

  • April 18 – Wayne Toups
  • April 5 – Big Sam’s Funky Nation
  • May 2 – Amanda Shaw
  • May 9 – Bonerama
  • May 16 – TBA
  • May 23 – Maggie Koerner
  • May 30 – Robin Barnes & the Fiya Birds and Shamarr Allen

 

FitNOLA Line Dancing @ Rosenwald Recreation Center
May 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Shake your tail feather with FitNOLA. Line dancing, steps and movement will get your blood flowing. All ages and stages are welcome to attend.

Free Pop-up Movie Screenings @ The Carpark Cinema/Broad Street Cider & Ale
May 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Enjoy free open-air screenings of 90’s classics every Wednesday at The Carpark Cinema. This one’s not for the younger kids, also no kids allowed inside due to alchohol..

May
24
Thu
Story Time at the Jefferson Parish Libraries @ Varying Libraries in Jefferson Parish
May 24 all-day

**Denotes special storytime for infants and toddlers.

Enjoy Story Time at the Library each Tuesday with the kids. All storytimes are free, however groups of 5 or more should call ahead to ensure space is available.

Story Time at the Jefferson Parish Libraries @ Varying Libraries in Jefferson Parish
May 24 all-day

**Denotes special storytime for infants and toddlers.

Enjoy Story Time at the Library each Wednesday with the kids. All storytimes are free, however groups of 5 or more should call ahead to ensure space is available.

Story Time at the Jefferson Parish Libraries @ Varying Libraries in Jefferson Parish
May 24 all-day

**Denotes special storytime for infants and toddlers.

Enjoy Story Time at the Library each Thursday with the kids. All storytimes are free, however groups of 5 or more should call ahead to ensure space is available.

Story Time at the Jefferson Parish Libraries @ Varying Libraries in Jefferson Parish
May 24 all-day

**Denotes special storytime for infants and toddlers.

Enjoy Story Time at the Library each Saturday with the kids. All storytimes are free. Groups of 5 or more should call ahead to ensure space is available.

Art for All: Free Admission for Louisiana Residents @ Ogden Museum of Southern Art
May 24 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Experience New Orleans culture through all types of history and art. Courtesy of the Helis Foundation, all Louisiana Residents get in FREE on Thursdays.

JAZZ IN THE PARK @ Armstrong Park
May 24 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Free concert series every Thursday in the spring. Line up includes:

  • May 3: Sporty & the Big Shots
  • May 10: Joe Krown
  • May 11: Crab Fest feat. Michael Franks and Loose Ends
  • May 17: James Andrews
  • May 24: Big 6 Brass Band
  • May 31: Lil Freddie King
  • June 7: Darcy Malone and the Tangle

 

May
25
Fri
Group Connections – N.O. East Office @ by Healthy Start New Orleans
May 25 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Share ideas and meet new friends in a meet-up for children 0-2 years and their caregivers. Our goal is to help with learning as well as development and fun. Light snacks will be provided.

Music Box Village Public Hours @ New Orleans Airlift
May 25 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Immerse yourself in art built by over 50 collaborators. This one of a kind village made of musical houses is a place where play, imagination, experimentation, collaboration, community and hard work come together. Music box Village brings together people of all ages, faces and stages offering a new engaging experience at each visit. Explore for FREE during these hours, however a donation is suggested to provide further upkeep, new exhibits, and more free fun!

 

Music in the Park @ Heritage Park
May 25 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
FULTON STREET SPRING MUSIC SERIES @ Fulton Street Gazebo
May 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Friday, May 04      

The Walrus Duo  (Beatles Tribute)

Saturday, May 05

TBD

Friday, May 11

Marc Stone Duo

Saturday, May 12

Bayou Saints Trio

Friday, May 18 

Otra

Saturday, May 19

Debbie Davis & Josh  Paxton

Friday, May 25

Vipers Jazz Quartet

Saturday, May 26

The Catahoulas

May
26
Sat
Story Time at the Jefferson Parish Libraries @ Varying Libraries in Jefferson Parish
May 26 all-day

**Denotes special storytime for infants and toddlers.

Enjoy Story Time at the Library each Saturday with the kids. All storytimes are free. Groups of 5 or more should call ahead to ensure space is available.

Sprouts! @ Longue Vue House and Gardens
May 26 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

Come join us in the Discovery Garden. This playtime facilitates positive early childhood development for kids ages 18 months to 5 years old. Let them have fun through stories, song, crafts and investigation. This is a shine only event, and is also FREE for members only.

Music Box Village Public Hours @ New Orleans Airlift
May 26 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

Immerse yourself in art built by over 50 collaborators. This one of a kind village made of musical houses is a place where play, imagination, experimentation, collaboration, community and hard work come together. Music box Village brings together people of all ages, faces and stages offering a new engaging experience at each visit. Explore for FREE during these hours, however a donation is suggested to provide further upkeep, new exhibits, and more free fun!

 

Saturday Morning Movies at Hubbell @ Cita Dennis Hubbell Library
May 26 @ 10:30 am

Family movies every Saturday. Refreshments are provided.

Free Capoeira for Kids! @ Capoeira New Orleans
May 26 @ 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Thanks to our local sponsors, we are able to offer kids from the Mid-City, 7th Ward and Tremé areas FREE Saturday classes. Classes will  be a variety of different experiences ranging from samba to drumming to Brazillian food, tournaments and more.

LOL Surprise Trading Event at Learning Express @ LEARNING EXPRESS TOYS OF METAIRIE
May 26 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Love LOL Surprise? Well you’re in luck, because this event is for you. bring all of your duplicates to trade! Complete your set as well as meet new friends. This event is FREE for all fans!

Movies in the Park @ Heritage Park
May 26 @ 6:00 pm
FULTON STREET SPRING MUSIC SERIES @ Fulton Street Gazebo
May 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Friday, May 04      

The Walrus Duo  (Beatles Tribute)

Saturday, May 05

TBD

Friday, May 11

Marc Stone Duo

Saturday, May 12

Bayou Saints Trio

Friday, May 18 

Otra

Saturday, May 19

Debbie Davis & Josh  Paxton

Friday, May 25

Vipers Jazz Quartet

Saturday, May 26

The Catahoulas

May
27
Sun
Music Box Village Public Hours @ New Orleans Airlift
May 27 @ 10:00 am – 8:00 pm

Immerse yourself in art built by over 50 collaborators. This one of a kind village made of musical houses is a place where play, imagination, experimentation, collaboration, community and hard work come together. Music box Village brings together people of all ages, faces and stages offering a new engaging experience at each visit. Explore for FREE during these hours, however a donation is suggested to provide further upkeep, new exhibits, and more free fun!

 

Sunday Funday @ Urban South Brewery
May 27 @ 11:00 am – 6:00 pm

Join us for family fun every Sunday. The Quesadilla Company Food Truck will be out serving food, we got the brews as well as a bounce house for the kids. Come out for a great time.

Story Time @ Live Oak Library
May 27 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Enjoy story time with the kids every Friday. Groups of 5 or more should call in advance to check for availability. All stories are free.

May
28
Mon
Make Your Own Patriotic Windsock! @ LEARNING EXPRESS TOYS OF METAIRIE
May 28 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Celebrate Memorial Day Weekend with us! Show your patriotism by creating a one of a kind windsock. Crafts are compliments of us for kiddos 1.5 years and older.

May
29
Tue
Story Time at the Jefferson Parish Libraries @ Varying Libraries in Jefferson Parish
May 29 all-day

**Denotes special storytime for infants and toddlers.

Enjoy Story Time at the Library each Tuesday with the kids. All storytimes are free, however groups of 5 or more should call ahead to ensure space is available.

Story Time at the Jefferson Parish Libraries @ Varying Libraries in Jefferson Parish
May 29 all-day

**Denotes special storytime for infants and toddlers.

Enjoy Story Time at the Library each Wednesday with the kids. All storytimes are free, however groups of 5 or more should call ahead to ensure space is available.

Mornings with Mommy @ Barnes & Noble - Metairie
May 29 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Join us every Tuesday for a fun storytime! Caregivers can spend time with their youngest in addition to enjoying an engaging activity after.

May
30
Wed
YLC Wednesday at the Square @ Lafayette Square
May 30 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Bring your dancing shoes or set up camp at this FREE concert series.

Headliners include:

  • April 18 – Wayne Toups
  • April 5 – Big Sam’s Funky Nation
  • May 2 – Amanda Shaw
  • May 9 – Bonerama
  • May 16 – TBA
  • May 23 – Maggie Koerner
  • May 30 – Robin Barnes & the Fiya Birds and Shamarr Allen

 

FitNOLA Line Dancing @ Rosenwald Recreation Center
May 30 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Shake your tail feather with FitNOLA. Line dancing, steps and movement will get your blood flowing. All ages and stages are welcome to attend.