events

Super Bowl 2013
4:00 am
Tue February 7, 2012

Plans Begin For Super Bowl 2013 in New Orleans

New Orleans Tourism Marketing Corporation

This year’s Super Bowl celebrations have ended in Indianapolis. But planning is already under way in New Orleans for next year’s game.

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Photo Gallery
8:50 pm
Sun January 29, 2012

New Orleans Comic Con Wraps Up Super Weekend

Jason Saul WWNO

Thousands of fans of all shapes, sizes, colors and alien species packed the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center this weekend for the 2012 Wizard World Comic Con.

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An Evening With Ira Glass
10:56 am
Thu January 26, 2012

WWNO presents - Reinventing Radio: An Evening With Ira Glass - March 10th

Reinventing Radio: An Evening With Ira Glass Saturday, March 10, 8:00 p.m., McAlister Auditorium, Tulane University campus, New Orleans.

For fifteen years Ira Glass and his team at This American Life have pushed the boundaries of radio journalism, exploring people, places, issues, and ideas all across the country. Their adventure in radio story-telling has won a host of awards, and Ira received the highest individual honor in public broadcasting, the Edward R. Murrow Award.

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Arts & Culture
10:49 am
Thu January 5, 2012

Joan of Arc Celebrates 600 Years

The 4th Annual Joan of Arc Parade kicks off on Twelfth Night in the French Quarter, celebrating the Maid of Orléans' 600th Birthday. Festivities begin at 6 p.m. Friday, January 6, at the corner of Conti and Decatur Streets.

More info at www.joanofarcparade.com

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All Things New Orleans
12:48 pm
Thu December 15, 2011

Running Santas, the Jazz Park and the LPO

Diane Mack takes you behind the scenes for a pair of weekend events, LPO director Carlos Miguel Prieto discusses the orchestra's holiday performance, and Sharon Litwin interviews the superintendent of the New Orleans Jazz National Historic Park.

Jack Hopke is your host for WWNO's weekly news magazine.

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Arts & Culture
5:03 am
Fri October 3, 2008

Art For Art's Sake Turns 30!

One of New Orleans' biggest visual events celebrates its 30th anniversary Saturday, October 4th, with another party in the Arts District.

Jazz Fest
12:20 am
Fri May 2, 2008

JazzFest Treats for All the Senses

There's something special for your ears, eyes and palate at JazzFest 2008.

This American Life
5:55 am
Wed April 30, 2008

This American Life - "Live"!!

Ira Glass and "This American Life" come to the big screen.

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Jazz and Heritage Festival
3:01 am
Fri April 25, 2008

Old and New at JazzFest 2008!!

The 39th annual New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival opens with treats for all the senses!

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