Trumpets, trombones, saxophones and sousaphones have been sustaining the soul of the city for generations – and you can see the best brass bands, new or old, any night of the week! Follow your soul, and #FollowYourNOLA to see any of these amazing acts in the place they call home.
Let us show you around the spots NOLA natives love the most! And don’t forget to grab our interactive map so you can stop by these incredible establishments when you #FollowYourNOLA.
The home of jazz and voodoo totally knows how to party all year-round. But Halloween weekend in particular is full of fun and fierce celebrations! Follow your spirit, follow your spookiness, and Follow Your NOLA!
Did you know there’s something seriously amazing to experience in New Orleans no matter the time you travel there? Beyond the bead-filled avalanches of Mardi Gras and the sweet sounds of Jazzfest, the Crescent City has something special to offer whenever you take a trip. Follow Your NOLA to any of these incredible festivals and legendary events! Just don’t forget your dancing shoes, shades, and empty stomachs, for a start.
These major firsts prove New Orleans has been the zestiest place in America for centuries. From the moment the city established itself as a trailblazing star of the nation, there’s a real magic that’s never left New Orleans. You’ll find that if you follow your curiosity, follow your rhythm, follow your spirit—follow your instincts—and more, you’ll end up in New Orleans. So do it. Follow Your NOLA.