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!)

 

1. Help Pepperoni Ray’s Cafe Expand

Pepperoni Ray needs your help in expanding his one pizza shop into two locations to better serve the Gentilly community and the GNO area. The new cafe will offer a larger menu of options and serve meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner with indoor and outdoor seating. We encourage you to do 1 of 2 things, purchase at least one meal this week from Pepperoni Ray’s and/or donate to the GoFundMe Account.

 

2. Art Fusion

Fri. Jan. 5

Backatown presents Art Fusion, Art + Fashion + Music with an exhibition of photography by Ashley Lorraine entitled “A Piece of New Orleans”. Refreshments will be provided along with a cash coffee/espresso bar. Attire is street chic!

 

3. The Middle

Sat. Jan. 6

DJ RQ Away presents: The Middle at Bar Culture from 9pm-1am. You’ll just have to drop by to see what it’s all about!

 

4. Year of the Yo

Sat. Jan. 6

Join the #krescentcitynupes as NolaKoolKids proudly present: The Year of the Yo!, A celebration of the ACHIEVERS in New Orleans. This Saturday inside the Foundation Room they celebrate 107 years of continued ACHIEVEMENT!

 

5. The Contemporary

Sat. Jan 6

“NEW ORLEANS BEST SOCIAL EXPERIENCE CATERED TO URBAN PROFESSIONALS”

@ GRAVIER ST. SOCIAL – DOWNTOWN NEW ORLEANS CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT

11pm – 3:30am | Cosmopolitan Attire Required | 21+

RSVP FOR FREE ADMISSION OR RESERVE A VIP SECTION NOW @ www.ContemporaryNola.Eventbrite.com

For more information, Call 504.329.2942 or 504.342.7806

brought to you by: @drbigstan @redcarpeteventsnola @geewillie @herbhwg @herewegoent

 

6. DJ Legatron Prime

Sat. Jan. 6

“For us, by us. For the creators & by the creators. It has always been my dream & mission to create something for people like me. Thank you for all the continued support & everyone’s presence on this journey!” Catch DJ Legatron Prime every Saturday at Dragon’s Den starting at 10pm.

 

7.  The 5th Quarter: Saints vs. Panthers Game Watch Party

Sun. Jan 7

SAINTS vs PANTHERS AFTER GAME DAY PARTY

“A 5TH QUARTER *DAY PARTY SERIES* EVENT!”

3:00 pm – 9:00 pm

FOOD WILL BE AVAILABLE

@ REPUBLIC NOLA 828 South Peters Street – DOWNTOWN

RSVP NOW @ www.5thquarternola.Eventbrite.com