60-Second Weekend http://wwno.org en Sixty Second Weekend: Blueberry Blues http://wwno.org/post/sixty-second-weekend-blueberry-blues <p>Need a good tip to keep the energy bill down? Leave the house:</p><p><strong>FRIDAY, 6/14:</strong></p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 23:59:34 +0000 Laine Kaplan-Levenson 37454 at http://wwno.org Sixty-Second Weekend: Sports Of All Sorts http://wwno.org/post/sixty-second-weekend-sports-all-sorts <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It’s hard to believe that May is over, and as summer creeps in the entertainment has yet to come to a lull. There’s music to hear, sports to watch, performances to bet on, and it all starts now:</span></p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">FRIDAY, 5/31</strong></p> Fri, 31 May 2013 16:15:09 +0000 Laine Kaplan-Levenson 36538 at http://wwno.org 60-Second Weekend: Life Beyond the Fairgrounds http://wwno.org/post/60-second-weekend-life-beyond-fairgrounds <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It’s the last weekend in April, which for many means one thing (<a href="http://wwno.org/programs/jazz-fest-minutes" target="_blank">especially to Fred </a></span><a href="http://wwno.org/programs/jazz-fest-minutes" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Kasten</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">), and while we’re counting down for the gates of the Fair Grounds to open wide, let us not forget all that continues to live and breathe outside the racetrack gates. Here are some great things to do before, after, or (gasp) during this weekend’s main attraction:</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Thu, 25 Apr 2013 20:59:07 +0000 Laine Kaplan-Levenson 34020 at http://wwno.org 60-Second Weekend http://wwno.org/post/60-second-weekend-0 <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It’s not jazzfest... yet. But there’s still plenty to do this weekend in New Orleans, even in The Fest’s (newly-paved) nearby Esplanade Ridge area.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">So, whether you’re down on St Claude, from the Lower </span>9th<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, or attached to Mid-City, we've got your weekend:</span></p><p> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 19:04:27 +0000 Laine Kaplan-Levenson 33508 at http://wwno.org 60-Second Weekend http://wwno.org/post/60-second-weekend <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Today we embark on the first installment of 60-Second </span>Weekend<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> — some under-the-radar events in and around New Orleans. It’s Thursday, which means it’s time to chin up and start planning your weekend. If you’ve been outside in the past few days, you’ve felt the humidity (</span><a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Drmu1sWUcPA" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">don’t deny it</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">) — but with this heat comes flowers in bloom and other festivities to enjoy over the next few days. </span><a href="http://nolavie.com/2013/04/we-got-your-weekend-nature-walks-jazz-history-healing-films-34333.html" style="line-height: 1.5;">We Got Your Weekend</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">:</span></p><p> Thu, 11 Apr 2013 23:08:29 +0000 Laine Kaplan-Levenson 33054 at http://wwno.org