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Walk Like MADD

The New Orleans Walk Like MADD event is Mothers Against Drunk Driving’s signature fundraising event to help raise awareness and funds to eliminate drunk and drugged driving. MADD also provides emotional support to victims and their families, guidance through the criminal court process, and education to prevent underage drinking.

We hope that you will join us to help create a future of No More Victims. Sign up TODAY and help us save more lives! All the money we raise will stay in our community to stop the tragedy caused by this 100% preventable crime on our roadways.

WHEN: APRIL 27, 2019

WHERE: LASALLE PARK, 6600 AIRLINE DR, METAIRIE, LA

REGISTRATION TIME: 7:00 A.M. – 8:00 A.M.
EVENT TIME: 8:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
WEBSITE: www.walklikemadd.org/neworleans

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New Orleans Walk Like MADD

Please join us for the New Orleans Walk Like MADD event! It is Mothers Against Drunk Driving’s signature event to help raise awareness and funds to eliminate drunk and drugged driving, the #1 cause of death on our roadways.

Your sponsorship will help us fight impaired driving in our community, support victims and their families, and provide education to prevent underage drinking. All the money raised will stay in our community to stop the tragedy caused by this 100% preventable crime.

What: New Orleans Walk Like MADD
When: April 27, 2019
Where: LaSalle Park, 6600 Airline Dr, Metairie, LA 70003
Registration Time: 7:00 A.M. – 8:00 A.M.
Event Time: 8:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
Distance: 5K
Website: www.walklikemadd.org/neworleans

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Family Day with The Historic New Orleans Collection

You are invited to a special FREE morning for families to celebrate the music of New Orleans! The Historic New Orleans Collection will provide family-friendly activities for all and access to our new music exhibition “New Orleans Medley: Sounds of the City.” Visit craft stations to create your own musical instruments and color activity sheets. Join a story time for our youngest visitors. Create your own story with Musical Mad Libs.

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January Birth Story Sharing Circle at Glitter Box N.O.

The Birth Sharing Circle is a series for pregnant parents, new parents, and birth workers to come together in the vital act of sharing space and stories. We hope you will join us in the second meet-up in an ongoing series where folks will have the opportunity to exchange experiences and resources, giving to one another so that we may all grow stronger & healthier together!

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THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride Returns to New Orleans for a Magical Holiday Experience

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by our friends at Rail Events Productions.  THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride Returns to New Orleans for a Magical Holiday Experience THE POLAR EXPRESS™ Train Ride is back for another exciting season. Rail Events Productions is proud to offer service on board the magic train from Dec. 6 to […]

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NOLA ChristmasFest

For 12 wonderful days this winter, children and adults alike will experience the magic of the holiday season at NOLA ChristmasFest. Regardless of the frightful weather outside, it’s always delightful inside where guests will find dazzling holiday décor and activities for all ages. New Orleans’ only REAL ice rink returns along with carnival rides, inflatables, ice slides, children’s crafts, a snowball zone, beautifully decorated Christmas trees and a gingerbread house display. The festival has expanded by 50,000 square feet this year to make room for even more holiday fun including Bouncy! The World’s Tallest Snowman, a life-sized snow globe perfect for selfies, and curling games. Military and First Responders with valid ID enjoy half-priced admission and special events on Fridays in honor of their service. NOLA ChristmasFest is even open on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Years Eve! The festival is a perfect location to host birthday parties and corporate events.

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Finding the Right Gift this Holiday for Children of All Ages

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by the Parenting Center at Children’s Hospital.  Finding the Right Gift this Holiday for Children of All Ages It’s that time of year again…when parents of children swing between wondering if they found just the right gift that their child will enjoy and play with throughout the year (maybe […]

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Southern Youth Ballet’s The Nutcracker

Come for a reading of “The Night Before Christmas,” festive caroling, & Southern Youth Ballet’s “The Nutcracker.” Enjoy a traditional, magical, wholesome Christmas experience with your family & friends here in Slidell. Dress up and get in the spirit of this beautiful season. Performance lasts approximate 1½ hours. Beautiful costumes, timeless music and appropriate for all ages.

**Performances sell out weeks in advance and, unfortunately, we cannot guarantee tickets will be available for purchase at the door. Therefore, we strongly advise acquiring tickets as soon as possible to ensure you and your family can be a part of our Christmas tradition!

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Johnette Downing with Scott Billington free family concert

Johnette Downing, a multiple award-winning children’s music artist known as “The Pied Piper of Louisiana Musical Traditions,” will celebrate the season and her upcoming album “Swamp Romp” at this free family concert. Joined by roots musician Scott Billington, the concert will offer interaction and tasty musical fun for the whole family.

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6th Annual NOLA ChristmasFest Featuring New Holiday Attractions

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by NOLA ChristmasFest.  6th Annual NOLA ChristmasFest Featuring New Holiday Attractions NOLA ChristmasFest is one of the largest indoor holiday events on the Gulf Coast. NOLA ChristmasFest, a 12-day special holiday event based in downtown New Orleans, will display thousands of dazzling lights and dozens Christmas trees decorated by local […]

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St. Nick Celebration in the French Market District – A Full Day of Holiday Fun

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by the French Market District.  St. Nick Celebration in the French Market District – A Full Day of Holiday Fun St. Nick Celebration – Saturday, December 8th | 10am – 4pm The annual St. Nick Celebration in the French Market District on Saturday, December 8th from 10:00 a.m. to […]

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Making Christmas Magical with a French Market Holiday

Disclosure :: This post is sponsored by the French Market District. Making Christmas Magical with a French Market Holiday The French Market District is nothing short of magical during the holiday season with festive decor guiding shoppers and revelers along their way to merriment. During this season, more than any other, people share with us […]

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