This first weekend in August is all about the arts!

Coolinary Month

The culinary arts are highlighted all month long in restaurants across the city. With August’s Coolinary events, you can try all of the best dishes in NOLA in a budget friendly way with special prix-fixe menus for brunch, lunch, and dinner. View all 85 participating restaurants here.

Satchmo Fest

August 4th – 6th, we honor the life and legacy of Louis Satchmo Armstrong at the Satchmo Summerfest, complete with 3 stages of non-stop music, dance lessons, a jazz mass, and a special Satchmo Salute second-line parade on Sunday, August 6th! See the full music lineup here.

White Linen Night

Saturday night (August 5th) is the annual block party for the arts hosted by the Contemporary Arts Center.  White linen garments are worn by attendees to beat the heat! Come out and enjoy the visual arts in the galleries lining Julia St. and scattered through the CBD aka The Arts District.