We’ve compiled 5 New Orleans events happening this week. Would you like to have your event added to the list? Please feel free to email info@theblackprofessional.com for more information.

Wednesday at the Square featuring Tank and the Bangas

5/17/2017; 5pm – 8pm

So I know we posted about Wednesday at the Square last week…..but Tank and the Bangas will be there this Wednesday. Which is enough reason for me to want to list this event again! So if you missed them at Jazzfest then now is the week to catch them again.


Black International Travel Panel Discussion

5/18/2017; 6pm – 8pm

For this meeting, Urban League will have a Black International Travel Panel event. The panel is made up of a krewe of well-traveled globetrotters. They will help in answering questions about a myriad of topics. Strap in for an adventurous ride!

Drinks and light refreshments will be provided.

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Drinks and Discussion Happy Hour with a Purpose

5/19/2017; 6 pm-9 pm

Join Speak Truth Louisiana for a happy hour to raise awareness about the state of criminal justice policies in Louisiana and raise money for incarcerated mothers who can’t afford bail. This event is free and open to the public.



Bayou Boogaloo

5/19 – 5/21

It’s that time of the year again! Bayou Boogaloo is back with more music, art, food, and activities. Check out the music schedule and find some time this weekend to attend!




Daydream R&B Day Party

5/20/2017; 3 pm-9 pm

Daydream is an R&B day party every Saturday @14parishesnola. Drink specials, the kitchen will be open. Sounds by @jaysonskillz