October 7 - 9, 2016 - Gretna Heritage Festival
Take the ferry from the base of Canal Street across the river to see headliners such as The Doobie Brothers, REO Speedwagon and Charlie Daniels Band.
October 1, 2016 - Art for Art's Sake
Gallery owners along Julia and Magazine Streets welcome art lovers for free showings on this evening that marks the opening of the city’s art season.
October 12 - 20, 2016 - New Orleans Film Festival
Join the Film Festival as it enters its 26th year as it showcases major local, regional, national and international films. Meet the artists involved through its special receptions, screenings and panels.
October 14 - 16, 2016 - Crescent City Blues and BBQ Festival
The ninth annual Crescent City Blues & BBQ Festival will take place Friday, Oct. 16, through Sunday, Oct. 18, 2014, at Lafayette Square Park in New Orleans. Stay tuned for more details.
September 2 - 4, 2016 - New Orleans Seafood Festival
This free festival will have a wide array of Louisiana seafood dishes to choose from, as well great local music and entertainment. All proceeds from the festival will benefit the Louisiana Hospitality Foundation.
October 28 - 30, 2016 - Voodoo Music Festival
Partake in the largest Fall music festival in the South bringing together a packed lineup of alternative rock, indie rock, soul singers, hip-hop and electronic acts.
October 23, 2016 – PoBoy Preservation Festival
A celebration of New Orleans’ most famous sandwich, the PoBoy Festival allows visitors to sample and compare the city’s best poboys from a multitude of famous restaurants.