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1. Talk Shop

Wednesday, March 13-23

Talk Shop New Orleans is informative business pop-up powered by Square and MasterCard, will be open from 9:00a – 5:00p every day at the Contemporary Arts Center, 900 Camp Street, New Orleans, LA 70130, March 13 – 23.

Talk Shop includes workshops, panels, and support booths by Square Inc., Weebly, and Xero.  There will also be a professional photographer onsite taking free head-shots to upgrade your brand.  Additionally, everyone who attends will receive a free Square Reader for traditional, contactless, and chip card purchases


2. NOLAYP General Body Meeting: The Juror Project

Thursday, March 15

The Urban League of Louisiana Young Professionals – Greater New Orleans chapter’s March meeting will have William Snowden from The Juror Project explain the importance of jury duty and the ramifications on our community when you don’t serve. We will also have a presentation from Samuel Oliver and Mariana Sheppard from the Contemporary Arts Center New Orleans.

The general public is welcome to attend.

6pm-8pm | 4640 South Carrollton Ave.


3. Black Masking Cultural Festival

Thursday, March 15

3 Black Masking Tribes, Second Line with Brass Bands ft. Traditional Indian Drums at Crescent Park Pavilion

3pm-7pm| 2300 N Peters St

From 9pm-1am you can continue the fun at Tipitina’s for the Feather Fund Concert


4. Trend Thursdays

Thursday, March 15

Complimentary Martell Blue Swift Cocktails + Ladies Complimentary Champagne Until 12 Tomorrow Night @ Apres Lounge – Early Arrival Strongly Suggested

10pm | 608 Fulton St.


5. The Mix

Friday, March 16

Larry Morrow Events, Crazy Ones & Jefes Ent. host The Mix at the all new Revolution.

9pm | 1424 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd. | Women 21+ Men 23+


6. The Only St. Patrick We Acknowledge is James

Saturday, March 17

The drinks will be pouring all night at 14 Parishes. First 50 RSVPs are free!

10pm | 1638 Clio St.


7. New Orleans Fashion Week

Sunday, March 18 – 24


Let’s Talk Fashion | 3pm |  Stern Auditorium

NOFW18 Kick-off Party | 7pm |  NOPSI Hotel


8.  Culture Sundays

Sunday, March 18

Bar Culture & DJ Keith Scott Present Culture Sundays  featuring@djkeithscott & @djallybea
Special happy hour 4-8 FOOD|DRINKS|HOOKAH