Have an event coming up? Send your info over to be featured in our weekly listing. There are so many great things happening around New Orleans and we love to be able to share the new and upcoming spots with our audience.

Email: mvalerie@theblackprofessional.com

(FYI – Live links in title will take you straight to ticket purchase or more info!)




BizTech Challenge

Greek Show & Battle of the Bands

Black Friday After Party at The METROpolitan


Grambling Univ. vs. Southern Univ. 44th Annual Bayou Classic Game

Parade 9:30am from the French Market to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome

Fan Fest 11:30-3:30pm at Champions Square

Official After Party at The METROpolitan


Trap Bingo

Thurs. Nov. 23

In a effort to redefine the “mix n mingle” atmosphere in New Orleans, NolaKoolKids are bringing back Trap Bingo. The goal: To facilitate the connection between the executive, mid-level, and intern;  all in an “unbuttoned” eclectic environment surrounded with good music and food.

Doors open @ 9pm…1st rd of Bingo begins at 9:30pm


Cost: FREE ENTRY!!! Bingo cards: 1 for $5 or 2 for $10

Food & Drink speacials ALL NIGHT!!!

We will be taking donations in an effort to support the flood victims in Texas and Louisiana

Soundtrack provided by Dj Hawaii 5ive-0


Fri. Nov. 24

The objective is to redefine the “party” atmosphere in New Orleans. NolaKoolKids  are going to #BRINGBACKTHEPARTY by taking you back to a time where you didn’t worry about VIP Lines, bottle service…all the pretense and pretending that distracted you from having a truly goodtime. Join them during Bayou Classic Weekend and help #BRINGBACKTHEPARTY!!!



Friday, Nov. 24th

We’re kicking our Bayou Classic weekend off on  for the #GlassHouse Day Party  live at Peoples Health New Orleans Jazz Market.
This is definitely an event to see and be seen for all the professionals looking to party like a local. Enjoy lite bites, 2 dope djs, your fun friends and an incredible venue! Tell them NOLA Black Professionals sent you.
Hosted by:
Red Clay Soul
Martell Cognac
Absolut Vodka
Avion Tequila
NOLA Black Professionals
& more


#PREMIUM: Fly Alumni & Friends After Party

Saturday, Nov. 25th

A sexier game after party powered by Avion Tequila, Martell Cognac & Absolut Vodka at the New Orleans Jazz Market

RSVP for complimentary entry ASAP! 


DJ Groove Kidd  & more

Fresh Johnson
Red Clay Soul
Perfect 10 Productions
NOLA Black Professionals
J Lee The Ikon
Martell Contact
Avion Tequila
Absolut Vodka


Sunday, Nov. 26th

Whether you’re in town for Bayou Classic, visiting family for the holidays or just kicking it in your home-base, you are invited to join The Black Professional and Crescent City Collective for the 2nd Sunday of the #WKNDWineDown. This event is an opportunity to wind down from the crazy week before and prepare for the week to come. Network, mingle, make new friends, enjoy a complimentary wine tasting and bid in our silent auction from local artists.