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VENDREDI

May 26th

Bayou Country Superfest

Mercedes Benz Superdome, 11AM

Miranda Lambert, Blake Shelton, Rascal Flatts and many more

 

Magazine St. Art Market

Dat Dog, 4PM

Happy hour + local art

 

Royal Street Stroll

200-900 Blocks of Royal St, 530PM

Led by the Krewe of Cork

 

YP Family Game Night

Urban League of Greater New Orleans, 6PM

Game night for young professionals and their families

 

Toonces and Friends

Marigny Opera House, 7PM

An orchestral journey through time

 

Spektrum Fridays

Techno Club, 10PM

Featuring J.DUB’L and residents Erica and Rye

 

New Thousand + Adrian

Balcony Music Club, 11PM

Violin centered hip hop

 

Free Music Series

Fulton Ally, 10PM

Featuring Bubl Trubl

SAMEDI

May 27th

Palmer Park, 10AM
The May edition of the monthly art market
 
New Orleans Jazz Market, 3PM
Light bites, drinks, DJs
 
Bar Redux, 7PM
Horror, fantasy, and spiritual movies from 13 countries
 
Bacchanel Fine Wine and Spirits, 7:30PM
Progressive jazz from one of the cities best
 
The Howlin Wolf, 8PM
Improvisational funk music
 
Joan Mitchell Center, 8PM
Monthly open mic
 
The Orpheum Theater, 9PM
Tremaine The Tour with support by Mike Angel
 
Santos Bar, 10PM
Mind expanding multi genre music

DIMANCHE

May 28th

NOLA MIX Records, 11AM
Teaching kids to DJ and produce beats
 
The Courtyard Brewery, 3PM
Raffle, silent auction, craft beer
 
Mags on Elysian Fields, 7PM
A new series dedicated to pushing the limits of contemporary music
 
Three Keys, 7PM
OC cabaret goes Sci-Fi
 
UNO Lakefront Arena, 8PM
Celebrating the 20th anniversary of her debut album
 
One Eyed Jacks, 10PM
Remixes, edits and originals of Fleetwood Mac
 
Rare Form, 10PM
Vintage sounds of American Root Music

Overnight Crime Report: Two Rapes, Home Invasion


The recent spate of shootings paused in the last 24 hours but the crime did not according to the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD). Two rapes and a home invasion were reported in the Major Offense Log (MOL).


Overnight Crime Report: 2 Rapes, 2 Shootings, Home Invasion


NOLA was plagued by two rapes, two shootings (one fatal), and a home invasion according to the Major Offense Log (MOL) for Monday (5.23) from the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD).


Overnight Crime Report: New Year's Eve


Many locals relieved to discover that the sounds they mistook for gunfire on New Year’s Eve were in fact fireworks. However, the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) reported that the evening also included some actual crime. Detectives are investigating a couple burglaries, a robbery, a shooting, and a hit and run.


Grinch Who Stole On Christmas


One woman’s yule-time joy was interrupted when she discovered that her uptown home was burglarized on Christmas Day (12.25). However, the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) have a lead and are reaching out to the public for help capturing the grinch.


Hostile in the Hostel


The India House Hostel (124 South Lopez Street) has a reputation, honed in the NOLA Recovery Era, for providing simple, but cheap lodgings. Unfortunately, those beds sometimes come at a cost that can not be paid in cash. Crime at the inn cost some travelers many of their belongings on Sunday (11.29) according to the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD).


Lock Jock


With crime running rampant, some simple steps can help protect citizens. For example, before you start stockpiling more ammmo, start by locking your car doors. The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) are searching for an alleged burglar who simply walked down the street looking for unlocked autos.


Arches' Enemy


You deserve a break today! Unfortunately, employees at the McDonald’s at 3025 Elysian Fields Avenue will not be getting a break today. Instead, they got a break-in according to the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD).


French Quarter Smash (Video)


Hide your belongings in the Quarter. The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) are investigating another alleged Auto Burglary in the Vieux Carré.


Crime Bits: Bank Stickup, Carjacking, Muggings, Burglary


The Major Offense Log (MOL) for Thursday (7.22) night is in. The New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) are reporting a bank robbery, a carjacking, a shooting, two muggings, and a home invasion overnight.


Crime Bits: Saturday Spike


The crime continued Saturday (10.10) night and Sunday (10.11) morning. Today’s Major Offense Log (MOL) is out and the New Orleans Police Department (NOPD) reported a total of eight robberies and burglaries in the last 24 hours.


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