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Events for Everyone: Reasons to Visit New Orleans Now
New Orleans Oyster Festival (June 4-5) – For this free festival, find your way to the “oyster capital of America,” where you can indulge in delicious oysters, support the restaurants that feature them, and take in local live music, cooking demonstrations and local crafts.
Creole Tomato Festival (June 11-12) – Bring the whole family to the French Market to celebrate Louisiana’s unique culture and cuisine with live music, culinary demonstrations and a celebratory parade.
Louisiana Cajun-Zydeco Festival (June 18-19) – Catch a glimpse of the city’s greatest collection of Cajun and zydeco artists, all at one free festival featuring the signature sounds of fiddles, accordions, washboards and guitars alongside culinary creations and handcrafted arts by Louisiana locals.
Essence Festival (July 1-3) – The 22nd annual event features concerts from big name performers and free daytime seminars.
San Fermin in Nueva Orleans (July 8-10) – Pretend you’re in Pamplona and run with the “bulls” (the Big Easy Rollergirls) during New Orleans’ unique homage to the world famous Encierro of Pamplona.
Festigals (July 28-31) – Grab your girlfriends and celebrate a weekend dedicated to connecting, empowering and inspiring women.
Whitney White Linen Night (August 6) – Stroll through New Orleans’ Warehouse Arts District while sipping cocktails, sampling world-class cuisine and listening to local music.