While many students get ready for in-person learning this school year, some students are choosing to continue with virtual learning. Jefferson Parish prepares for a 100% virtual high school this school year.
The doors at the Saenger Theatre have been closed for 22 months. Partially due to the COVID-19 pandemic and before that, the collapse of the nearby Hard Rock Hotel site. But Thursday, July 15, the doors will reopen and the curtains will rise, as comedian Sebastian Maniscalco takes to the stage.
The Helen Brett Gift and Jewelry Show is back in New Orleans at the Convention Center after almost 2 years because of the pandemic. It is the longest the show has been put on pause since it started 8 years ago.
LPB is excited to announce the return of the PBS Short Film Festival going on its 10th straight year. This year an LPB nominated film has made the national festival, 'Story of Your Life' by New Orleans raised, Kelly Yu.
New York-native Mohammed Fayaz created a mural that shines a spotlight on featured artists and activists local to New Orleans area including Big Freedia, Sissy Nobby, Stewart Butler, Mariah Moore, Milan Sherry, Sy’ria Jackson and Princess Darrinisha.
The Toledo Bend Reservoir on the Louisiana-Texas border has two state parks. At the southern end, the South Toledo Bend State Park attracts families who like to fish, camp and ride a 4-wheeler through the hills.
Once a month, the Stowaway Coffeehouse will host intimate shows for artists to share their songs and stories. The series will launch on Friday, July 23 with a start time of 7:30 p.m. featuring shop owner Callie Hines, a songwriter herself, and hometown songwriter Jesse Brooks.