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Ear to the Ground: Earth and Element in Contemporary Art

Working with natural elements like earth, wind, water and fire, the contemporary artists in Ear to the Ground show how nature can spur artistic innovation and spark new thinking about human culture and community.

12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

Mildred Thompson: Against the Grain

Against the Grain marks the first solo museum presentation of the experimental wood works of the American artist Mildred Thompson (1936-2003) in more than thirty years.

12:00 AM - 11:59 PM

NEW YEARS EVE at VESSEL NOLA

Come celebrate New Years at VESSEL NOLA, one of New Orleans most iconic restaurant/bars! We are offering a $75.

12:00 AM

Opera Guild Home Holiday Tours

Festively Decorated Opera Guild Home Tours No Reservations Required

12:00 AM

Past Present Future: Building Photography at the New Orleans Museum of Art

The New Orleans Museum of Art (NOMA) presents “Past, Present, Future: Building Photography at the New Orleans Museum of Art”, on view September 7, 2018 through January 6, 2019.

12:00 AM

The Orléans Collection

In celebration of the city of New Orleans' Tricentennial in 2018, NOMA presents The Orleans Collection, an exhibition of selections from the magnificent collection of the city's namesake, Philippe II Duke of Orléans.

12:00 AM

Holiday Cheer at Le Pavillon Hotel

In celebration of the holiday season, the reimagined Le Pavillon Hotel presents a terrific photo opportunity with a larger than life tree, dressed in glamorous grandeur and featuring thirty thousand cascading decorative lights that mix and melt between silver and gold ornaments.

7:00 AM - 11:00 PM

Arts Market New Orleans

We will be back in Palmer Park this holiday shopping season with all things handmade! The market will feature over 125 artists from painters, ceramicists, jewelers, printmakers, textile artists, and much more! Families may enjoy a monthly kids activity and music lovers can enjoy a some good tunes.

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Repticon New Orleans Reptile & Exotic Animal Show

Repticon New Orleans is a reptile event featuring vendors offering reptile pets, supplies, feeders, cages, and merchandise as well as live animal seminars and frequent free raffles for coveted prizes.

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Repticon New Orleans Reptile & Exotic Animal Show

Repticon New Orleans is a reptile event featuring vendors offering reptile pets, supplies, feeders, cages, and merchandise as well as live animal seminars and frequent free raffles for coveted prizes.

10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The Baroness de Pontalba & the Rise of Jackson Square

This tricentennial exhibition organized by the Louisiana State Museum and guest curator Randolph Delehanty, Ph.

10:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Annual Chicken & Watermelon/Jazz Daiquiri Toy Giveway

The annual Chicken & Watermelon/Jazz Daiquiri toy giveway will be held at 3400 S.

11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Freretstivus--Gift Market for the Rest of Us

Freretstivus, the Gift Market for the Rest of Us! moved from December 8th to December 15th because of severe weather.

11:00 AM - 4:00 PM

New Southern Photography Gallery Talk and Book Signing

Join Ogden Museum Curator of Photography, Richard McCabe, for a Gallery Talk about New Southern Photography from noon to 1 p.

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Dolly and Me Sleep Mask

Get ready to sleep in for the holidays with your Dolly and Me sleep masks! This class will feature a free online pattern from Made for Mermaids.

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Gone: PhotoNola Exhibition Artist Talk with Nell Dickerson

Gone: Nell Dickerson Exhibition: December 1, 2018 – March 15, 2019 Artist Talk: Saturday, Dec 15, 1-2pm Photographer and architect Nell Dickerson began her exploration of antebellum homesteads with encouragement from her cousin-in-law renowned Civil War historian and novelist Shelby Foote.

1:00 PM - 2:30 PM

The Amazing Acro-cats Meowy Catmas Special

Real cats perform feats of agility, the only all cat Rock band in the Entire World!

1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

RIVER REGION BALLET NUTCRACKER

THE NUTCRACKER

1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

CHRISTINE EBERSOLE with SETH RUDETSKY

Two Time Tony Award Winner CHRISTINE EBERSOLE with SETH RUDETSKY FOR ONE SHOW ONLY!

2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation's Lights on the Lake

Join the Lake Pontchartrain Basin Foundation for a beautiful night on Lake Pontchartrain and enjoy the best spot to view the West End Boat Parade during the Lights on the Lake Holiday Bash.

2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

New Orleans Ballet Theatre Presents The Nutcracker

New Orleans Ballet Theatre presents its annual performances of The Nutcracker at the historic Orpheum Theater.

2:00 PM

The Nutcracker in New Orleans

The original Nutcracker in New Orleans!

2:00 PM

International Dance Classes

Beginning December 8, the internationally acclaimed Komenka Ethnic Dance Ensemble of New Orleans is offering free world dance classes at 3 PM Saturday afternoons at New Orleans Dance Academy (Magazine near State Street) and 7 PM Wednesday evenings at Loyola University (St.

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Enjoy the Chef Tasting Experience at Emeril's Restaurant

In addition to the kitchen upgrades, guests will notice some changes to the menu as well.

5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Holiday Market | St. Roch After Dark

Wrap up your holiday shopping list while supporting local artisans with St.

5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

NOLA School of Music Student Concert

Come see a showcase of NOLA School of Music's students.

6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Snow Ball : A Winter Renewal

Don your furs and sprinkle snowflakes in your hair, or mask yourself in the spirit of winter.

6:30 PM - 10:00 PM

"This Christmas" Musical

Every Christmas, City Church presents a Broadway-style musical and dinner theater.

7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Holiday Party 2018

Let's Drink, Eat, and be Merry!!

7:00 PM

Joseph Furnari

7:00 PM

Live Art Saturday with Uruz Metals

Come watch metalsmith Joshua Gates, of Uruz Metals, forge live at the Palace Market Frenchmen.

7:00 PM - 11:59 PM

New Orleans Ballet Theatre Presents The Nutcracker

New Orleans Ballet Theatre presents its annual performances of The Nutcracker at the historic Orpheum Theater.

7:00 PM

Diva Royale - Drag Queen Show New Orleans

Featuring The Finest In New Orleans Drag Queen Dinner Shows and Female Celebrity Impersonation.

7:30 PM

Harry Connick, Jr. - A New Orleans Tricentennial Celebration

A tour to celebrate his hometowns three hundredth birthday & the holidays!! The New Orleans Tricentennial Celebration tour that will continue to take him across the U.

7:30 PM

MANDATORY MERRIMENT: A New Holiday Musical

MANDATORY MERRIMENT: A New Holiday Musical Created by Leslie Castay and Ian Hoch Book by Ian Hoch Directed by Leslie Castay Musical Direction by Alan Payne November 28 - December 23 Performances: Thu - Sat 7:30 PM (Sun.

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

The Santaland Diaries

Friday Nov 30, 2018 - Sunday Dec 23, 2018 by Joe Mantello & David Sedaris Directed by A.

7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

White Christmas

Music and Lyrics by Irving Berlin • Based upon the Paramount Pictures Film.

7:30 PM - 10:00 PM

6LACK

A Winter Circle Production 6LACK Presents From East Atlanta with Love Tour + Summer Walker Saturday, December 15, 2018 Joy Theater New Orleans, LA 8PM Doors All Ages Ticket on sale August 17 at 10AM http://bit.

8:00 PM

A Tennessee Williams XMas Spectacular - The Mutilated

’TIS THE SEASON for a CHRISTMAS CAT FIGHT! Set in the French Quarter on XMas Eve, The Mutilated is a bona-fide TENNESSEE WILLIAMS XMAS SPECTACULAR! Trinket and Celeste are best frenemies, but tonight, they’re on the outs with each other.

8:00 PM - 9:30 PM

Grunge Fest! w/ Nirvanna-Tribute to Nirvana + The Fixers + The Bummers

All support acts are subject to change without notice.

8:00 PM

Grungefest

8:00 PM

John Waters

Like a damaged St.

8:00 PM

Anders Osborne

9:00 PM

Second Annual BTY All Black Birthday Bash

The event will be held at Eiffel Society in New Orleans, Louisiana and will celebrate the birthday and life of the late, great BTY YoungN.

9:00 PM

Wait, What? - Comedy Show + Drinking Game

Maybe you've been to a million comedy shows, or maybe you've never been to one because your affinity for laughter and drinking games just never crossed paths.

9:00 PM

Anders Osborne

10:00 PM

Dirtyphonics

10:00 PM