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Today in NOLA: 5.20.16


Ready to get your boogaloo on in Mid City today? If you’re more of nightowl, there are plenty of other options to catch live music, indoors and out. Happy Birthday to local singer-songwriter Susan Cowsill, who was born on this day in 1959. Now for more of today's happenings:


Ordered in the Courtyard


Soon, the humidity will yield to humanity and autumn will arrive bringing with it a cavalcade of culture. The Historic New Orleans Collection (THNOC) are making preparations for the city’s annual reboot. Today, the French Quarter institution released the schedule for the eighth annual Concerts in the Courtyard series. The event Gal Holiday and the Honkey Tonk Revue, Banu Gibson and Little Freddie King.


Spring in Step: THNOC's Releases Courtyard Concert Lineup


For the next few months, NOLA will be blanketed with (even more) music lovers. The Historic New Orleans Collection (THNOC) may be a museum, but they will not be left out. Today, the French Quarter institution released the schedule for the eighth annual Concerts in the Courtyard series. The monthly series will get started with the Lost Bayou Ramblers on March 13.


Today in NOLA: 9.19.14


It’s Friday! Ease into the weekend with live music at Audubon Park and the Historic New Orleans collection—wine in hand, of course. NOMA hosts an outdoor screening of the noir classic Sunset Boulevard. Adult Swim comedy duo Tim and Eric perform at the Civic tonight. And happy birthday to DJ Soul Sister! New Orleans’ queen of rare funk LPs spins in her own honor at Tipitina’s tonight.


THNOC Releases Concerts in the Courtyard Lineup


Labor Day is nearly upon us which means soon New Orleanians will be back in town, music will be playing, and drinks will drunk. The Historic New Orleans Collection (THNOC) is also gearing up for fall. Today, the French Quarter institution released the schedule for the seventh annual Concerts in the Courtyard series. The monthly series will get started with Debbie Davis and the Mesmerizers on September 19th.


Today in New Orleans: 9.20.13


New Orleans kicks off the weekend with fun, frolicking and fundraising.  Friday, you’re in love as burlesque’s best hit the stage. Later, catch a buzz at the Arbor Room, or swim with the fishies at the Aquarium.  On this day in 1885, jazz legend, Jelly Roll Morton was born.   


Today's Events: 11.18.11


Today, Fringe continues, Tin Men close out Concerts in the Courtyard close, and a gala for the Bayou St John Magnolia Bridge twinkles on Moss St. But once, William Tell shot an apple off his son’s head (1307), St. Peter’s Basilica was consecrated (1926), the first push-button telephone went into service (1963), the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) was ratified by the House of Representatives (1993), Chloe Sevigny was born (1974), Marcel Proust (1922) and Cab Calloway (1994). Now, turn your gaze back to today-ward:


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