Events

Farewell to Egypt book signing
Farewell to Egypt book signing
Ariodante Contemporary Craft Gallery August 3, 2019 ||| 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

 

Farewell to Egypt book signing, hosted by Cheri' Ben-Iesau Creative Arts.
 

Ross Newell at Ogden After Hours
Ross Newell at Ogden After Hours
Ogden Museum of Southern Art June 20, 2019 ||| 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

 

Ross Newell, lead singer and songwriter of The Mulligan Brothers, joins us at Ogden After Hours for a performance that is sure to transport you. 

Call for Artists: No Dead Artists
Call for Artists: No Dead Artists
JONATHAN FERRARA GALLERY Now - June 17, 2019

 

JONATHAN FERRARA GALLERY proudly hosts an annual call for artists for the 23rd Annual NO DEAD ARTISTS: International Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Art. The call is open through June 17, 2019 and the exhibition itself is installed in the gallery for the entire month of September.

The Rat Pack Now
The Rat Pack Now
The National WWII Museum ||| BB's Stage Door Canteen June 15, 2019 & June 16, 2019 ||| Times Vary

 

"The Rat Pack Now" is a world-class tribute show recapturing the music, style, comedy, and camaraderie of Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, and Sammy Davis Jr.

Papa Mali at Ogden After Hours
Papa Mali at Ogden After Hours
Ogden Museum of Southern Art June 13, 2019 ||| 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

 

This week, Oden After Hours welcomes Papa Mali, a New Orleans based, American singer-songwriter, guitarist and producer.

Magnolia Ball 2019
Magnolia Ball 2019
Ogden Museum of Southern Art June 8, 2019 ||| 8:00 p.m. - 11:59 p.m.

 

Magnolia Ball 2019, one of the most anticipated social events of the summer, celebrates Piercing the Inner Wall: The Art of Dusti Bongé.

Call for Artists! Submissions Open for Louisiana Contemporary
Call for Artists! Submissions Open for Louisiana Contemporary
Ogden Museum of Southern Art April 10, 2019 - June 5, 2019

 

Starting April 10, artists living and working in the state of Louisiana are invited to apply for Louisiana Contemporary 2019! This statewide juried exhibition promotes the contemporary practices art practices in the state of Louisiana and provides an exposition of living artists’ work.

Courtney Egan: Virtual Idylls
Courtney Egan: Virtual Idylls
Ogden Museum of Southern Art May 30, 2019 ||| 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

 

Join us for the opening of Courtney Egan's Virtual Idylls, a projection-based installation exhibition that weaves botanical art with sculpture and technology.

Water Seed at Ogden After Hours
Water Seed at Ogden After Hours
Ogden Museum of Southern Art May 30, 2019 ||| 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

 

Ogden After Hours proudly presents Water Seed, a New Orlean's based band inspired by the local melting pot of French, African and American cultures.

The American Spirit Awards
The American Spirit Awards
The National WWII Museum May 23, 2019 ||| 10:30 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.

 

Join us at The American Spirit Awards gala as we celebrate and honor individuals and organizations whose work reflects the values and spirit of those who served our country during the World War II years.

Spencer Bohren at Ogden After Hours
Spencer Bohren at Ogden After Hours
Ogden Museum of Southern Art May 16, 2019 ||| 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

 

Spencer Bohren, a musician who blends elements of traditional folk, blues, gospel, and country music, performs at Ogden After Hours!

Meet the Author: Alex Kershaw
Meet the Author: Alex Kershaw
The National WWII Museum May 16, 2019 ||| 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

 

Join author Alex Kershaw for a presentation about his new book The First Wave: The D-Day Warriors Who Led the Way to Victory in World War II.

Bayou to Battlefield Exhibit Opening
Bayou to Battlefield Exhibit Opening
The National WWII Museum May 10, 2019 ||| 4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

 

Join us to christen the Museum’s newest permanent exhibit, spotlighting New Orleans boatbuilder Andrew Higgins and the Home Front workers of Higgins Industries.

The Best of Sinatra
The Best of Sinatra
The National WWII Museum ||| BB's Stage Door Canteen Every Weekend between May 10, 2019 - June 2, 2019 ||| Times Vary

 

The Best of Sinatra: Our salute to “Ol’ Blue Eyes” features Spencer Racca backed by the Museum’s Victory Trio.

Indigo Strings at Ogden After Hours
Indigo Strings at Ogden After Hours
Ogden Museum of Southern Art May 9, 2019 ||| 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

 

Come and enjoy a performance by this unique ensemble comprised of piano, violin and cello, topped off with a vibrant soprano. The Great American Songbook at its best.

Meet the Author: Nigel Hamilton
Meet the Author: Nigel Hamilton
The National WWII Museum May 7, 2019 ||| 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

 

Join author Nigel Hamilton for a presentation about the third book in his “FDR at War” trilogy.

First Saturday Gallery Openings
First Saturday Gallery Openings
Arts District New Orleans May 4, 2019 ||| 6:00 - 11:00 p.m.

 

This month, our free First Saturday Gallery Openings in the Arts District of New Orleans coincide with Jammin' on Julia! This is an annual, self-guided art and music festival in the Arts District of New Orleans.

Jammin' On Julia
Jammin' On Julia
Julia Street, Arts District New Orleans May 4, 2019 ||| 6:00 - 11:00 p.m.

 

Jammin’ on Julia is an annual festival benefiting the non-profit, Arts District New Orleans. 

O First Friday: Free Admission for College Students
O First Friday: Free Admission for College Students
Ogden Museum of Southern Art First Friday of Every Month ||| 10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

 

On the first Friday of every month, college students can explore the world’s largest collection of Southern art free of charge. Just present your college ID at the Museum’s admissions desk to "See the South!"
 

 

75th Anniversary of D-Day Electronic Field Trip
75th Anniversary of D-Day Electronic Field Trip
The National WWII Museum May 2, 2019 ||| 6:00 a.m., 9:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m.

 

Commemorate the 75th anniversary of D-Day and embark on a virtual transatlantic adventure to the sites where D-Day history was made.

Ben Hunter at Ogden After Hours
Ben Hunter at Ogden After Hours
Ogden Museum of Southern Art April 25, 2019 ||| 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

 

Ben E. Hunter will perform his signature New Orleans Afro-Caribbean Folk Music at Ogden After Hours this week. Come check it out!

Dinner with a Curator
Dinner with a Curator
The National WWII Museum April 23, 2019 ||| 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

 

Dinner with a Curator: Kristen D. Burton, Ph.D., presents “Siren of the Resistance: the Artistry and Espionage of Josephine Baker.”

Faith in Wartime Lecture: Duncan Ryūken Williams
Faith in Wartime Lecture: Duncan Ryūken Williams
The National WWII Museum April 23, 2019 ||| 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

 

The Institute for the Study of War and Democracy is delighted to welcome Duncan Ryūken Williams for a reception, discussion, and book signing of American Sutra: A Story of Faith and Freedom in the Second World War.

Panel Discussion: Crossing Barriers
Panel Discussion: Crossing Barriers
Ogden Museum of Southern Art April 13, 2019 ||| 2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

 

In support of the exhibition Piercing the Inner Wall: The Art of Dusti Bongé, Ogden Museum Curator of the Collection, Bradley Sumrall, will moderate a panel discussion.

Baby ArtsPlay for 3 - 4 Year Olds!
Baby ArtsPlay for 3 - 4 Year Olds!
Ogden Museum of Southern Art Every Thursday ||| 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

 

Young Audiences Baby Artsplay! Presented by The Helis Foundation is the perfect opportunity for young children and their caregivers to enjoy an educational, yet fun-filled trip to the Museum.

Seva Venet Bicentennial Celebration at Ogden After Hours
Seva Venet Bicentennial Celebration at Ogden After Hours
Ogden Museum of Southern Art April 11, 2019 ||| 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

 

Seva Venet Bicentennial Celebration of the Banjo in New Orleans (1819 - 2019) at Ogden After Hours!
 

Baby ArtsPlay!
Baby ArtsPlay!
Ogden Museum of Southern Art Every Thursday from 9:30 am - 10:00 am

 

30-minute song, dance, and movement workshop for children ages 4 months to 3 years.

Piercing the Inner Wall: The Art of Dusti Bongé Opens Today
Piercing the Inner Wall: The Art of Dusti Bongé Opens Today
Ogden Museum of Southern Art April 11, 2019 ||| 10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

 

Join us at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art for the opening of Piercing the Inner Wall: The Art of Dusti Bongé.

Movies in the Courtyard
Movies in the Courtyard
Flamingo A-Go-Go Every Wednesday ||| 7:00 p.m.

 

We're hosting double-feature movie nights! Grab your flock and meet us in the courtyard every Wednesday!
 

Meet the Author: Lynne Olson
Meet the Author: Lynne Olson
The National WWII Museum April 10, 2019 ||| 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.

 

Join author Lynne Olson for a discussion about her new book "Madame Fourcade’s Secret War: The Daring Young Woman Who Led France’s Largest Spy Network Against Hitler."

Mats & Meows
Mats & Meows
Renaissance Arts Hotel Every Wednesday ||| 6:30 p.m.

 

Footprints to Fitness is partnering with Zeus' Rescues and the Renaissance Arts Hotel in Downtown NOLA to offer Mats & Meows, a high-energy, hip-hop yogalates class where adoptable kittens will join the fun!

Trivia Night at Flamingo A-Go-Go
Trivia Night at Flamingo A-Go-Go
Flamingo A-Go-Go Every Tuesday ||| 7:30 p.m.

 

Join us for Trivia Night every Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. hosted by Challenge Entertainment - Louisiana! Grab the flock & your knowledge of useless facts for a chance to win Flamingo A-Go-Go gift cards.
 

Segunda-Feira Dance Class & Club Night
Segunda-Feira Dance Class & Club Night
Auction House Market Every Monday ||| 7:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.

 

Learn, dance, and let go at SEGUNDA-FEIRA – New Orleans' first and only Afro-Brazilian kizomba-zouk dance class and club night!

Dine & Dance with the Victory Swing Orchestra
Dine & Dance with the Victory Swing Orchestra
BB's Stage Door Canteen ||| The National WWII Museum Select dates in 2019


The National WWII Museum's own Victory Swing Orchestra celebrates the big bands of the WWII era. Book your passage to an evening in 1944 at the ticketing link.

The Victory Belles
The Victory Belles
BB's Stage Door Canteen ||| The National WWII Museum Dates & Times Vary ||| Shows run through June

 

The Victory Belles are a delightful vocal trio performing the music of the 1940s, serenading audiences at The National WWII Museum and across the globe. The music of the 1940s brought hope and joy to our GIs and those on the Home Front alike—and the Victory Belles keep that tradition alive in rich, three-part harmony. 

New Tours at The National WWII Museum!
New Tours at The National WWII Museum!
Behind the Lines Tour & Campaigns of Courage Guided Tour Tour dates & times vary

 

The National WWII Museum has just added brand new tour options for its guests!

Specials

NOSH Caliente Nights
NOSH Caliente Nights
Every Thursday || Tequila specials & Latin-inspired small plates Every Thursday || 4:00 - 10:00 p.m.

 

Join us EVERY Thursday night from 4:00 p.m. to close for specialty tequila cocktails, Latin-inspired small plates, and $2 gourmet tacos!
 

NOSH
NOSH
Friday Bubbles Happy Hour Every Friday

 

Visit our Arts District Friend - NOSH - on Julia Street and Tchoupitoulas every Friday from 4PM-12AM for their special Bubbles Bar Friday. 

Cambria Hotel Arts District Rate
Cambria Hotel Arts District Rate
Cambria Hotel Ongoing

 

CAMBRiA Hotel is offering special discounted room rates when you purchase through our link!

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