Calendar Of Events

Happenings all around City Park

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  • Tai Chi Class

    ActivitiesSports and Recreation

    The Tai Chi/Chi Kung class with NOMA is from 6pm to 7pm.
    NOMA has teamed up with the East Jefferson Wellness Center to offer wellness classes throughout the week.  Monday evening’s Tai Chi/Chi Kung classes are taught in the museum and, when weather allows, in the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden.  The beginner friendly classes are $5 and free for NOMA and East Jefferson Wellness Center members.  To register for Tai Chi/Chi Kung, call East Jefferson Healthfinder at (504) 456-5000.

  • November CPIA Board Meeting

    ActivitiesBoard

    City Park Improvement Association Board Meeting today in the Board Room of the Administration Building. This meeting is open to the public.

  • Turkey Day Race

    Activities

    This event takes place at Tad Gormely Stadium The date is firm but the times listed here are subject to change without notice.

  • What’s open on Thanksgiving!?

    Activities

    It's Thanksgiving! What's open in the Park?
    Botanical Garden: closed
    City Putt: open 10am to 10pm
    Storyland closed
    Amusement Park: closed
    Morning Call: open 24/7
    Boat and Bike rentalson Big Lake: closed
    Tennis: closed
    Golf: open regular hours

    The Administration Building: closed

  • Friday Night at NOMA

    ActivitiesArtKid FriendlyMusic

    Friday Nights at NOMA Every Friday night, visit NOMA from 5-9 p.m. for art activities and a variety of activities and performances which range from lectures, music performances, cooking demonstrations, art activities and films inspired by the current exhibitions.  Friday Nights at NOMA activities are free with museum admission.
    ART ON THE SPOT 5-8 p.m.
    MUSIC The New Orleans Moonshiners, 5:30-8:30 p.m.
    FILM Chuck Close: A Portrait in Progress, 7 p.m.

    Get more info here

  • Celebration In The Oaks

    ActivitiesBotanical GardenCelebration in the OaksFriends of City ParkKid FriendlyMusic

    Join us tonight at Celebration in the Oaks! This event is one of the most spectacular holiday lights festivals in the country, with more than 165K visitors pouring into the Park to see the magical winter spectacle. City Park’s famous oaks are swathed in hundreds of thousands of twinkling lights and breathtaking light displays scattered throughout 25 acres of the Park (Botanical Garden, Storyland, and Carousel Gardens and along the 2 mile train route).
    Watch our Merry Makers video before you come so you know what to expect! Click here to see video. 
    The 2014-2015 season: November 28 - January 3 Closed: 12/24 and 12/31 Sunday - Thursday : 6pm -10pm Friday & Saturday: 6pm -11pm
    Admission: -Tickets: $8/person (you may buy at the gate, but we suggest buying on CelebrationInTheOaks.com as to avoid ticket lines)
    -Children under 3 and Friends of City Park: Free
    Amusement Park Rides:
    -Train Ride: $4
    -Amusement Park Rides: $3/single ride ticket (excludes train)
    -$17/unlimited ride band (includes train)
    Entertainment tonight: 6:15pm to 6:45pm: Lafayette Academy Charter School (choir); 7pm to 8pm: Ronald McDonald House Crescent City Talent Showcase (Vocal and Dance troup); 8pm to 8:30pm: McTeggart Irish Dancers of Louisiana
    For more info including photos, history, the Mister Bingle story and more, visit CelebrationInTheOaks.com or click the 'more information' below. 

     

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  • Educator Appreciation Day at NOMA

    ActivitiesArtEducationKid Friendly

    To celebrate Educator Appreciation Day, from 11am to  5pm, teachers get in FREE to NOMA with a school ID! Bring your valid school ID or current school check stub and get FREE admission to NOMA for you and up to 3 family members. NOMA appreciates your hard work and dedication in the classroom.  Click here for more details. 

  • StoryQuest

    ActivitiesArtKid Friendly

    StoryQuest  “Night,” is at NOMA at 11:30am. StoryQuest combines professional authors, actors and artists to bring the world of children’s literature to life at NOMA. Family activities are also offered after each StoryQuest.  The event is free with museum admission. Please click here for more information. 

  • Celebration In The Oaks

    ActivitiesBotanical GardenCelebration in the OaksFriends of City ParkKid Friendly

    Join us tonight at Celebration in the Oaks! This event is one of the most spectacular holiday lights festivals in the country, with more than 165K visitors pouring into the Park to see the magical winter spectacle. City Park’s famous oaks are swathed in hundreds of thousands of twinkling lights and breathtaking light displays scattered throughout 25 acres of the Park (Botanical Garden, Storyland, and Carousel Gardens and along the 2 mile train route).
    Watch our Merry Makers video before you come so you know what to expect! Click here to see video. 
    The 2014-2015 season: November 28 - January 3 Closed: 12/24 and 12/31 Sunday - Thursday : 6pm -10pm Friday & Saturday: 6pm -11pm
    Admission: -Tickets: $8/person (you may buy at the gate, but we suggest buying on CelebrationInTheOaks.com as to avoid ticket lines)
    -Children under 3 and Friends of City Park: Free
    Amusement Park Rides:
    -Train Ride: $4
    -Amusement Park Rides: $3/single ride ticket (excludes train)
    -$17/unlimited ride band (includes train)
    Entertainment tonight: 6:15pm: Ray Avenue Baptist Church (Vocal and Dance); 7:30pm to 8:15pm: Good Time Line Dancers & Cloggers (Line Dance and Clogg)
    For more info including photos, history, the Mister Bingle story and more, visit CelebrationInTheOaks.com  or click the 'more information' below.
     

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  • Celebration In The Oaks

    ActivitiesBotanical GardenCelebration in the OaksFriends of City ParkKid Friendly

    Join us tonight at Celebration in the Oaks! This event is one of the most spectacular holiday lights festivals in the country, with more than 165K visitors pouring into the Park to see the magical winter spectacle. City Park’s famous oaks are swathed in hundreds of thousands of twinkling lights and breathtaking light displays scattered throughout 25 acres of the Park (Botanical Garden, Storyland, and Carousel Gardens and along the 2 mile train route).
    Watch our Merry Makers video before you come so you know what to expect! Click here to see video. 
    The 2014-2015 season: November 28 - January 3 Closed: 12/24 and 12/31 Sunday - Thursday : 6pm -10pm Friday & Saturday: 6pm -11pm
    Admission: -Tickets: $8/person (you may buy at the gate, but we suggest buying on CelebrationInTheOaks.com as to avoid ticket lines)
    -Children under 3 and Friends of City Park: Free
    Amusement Park Rides:
    -Train Ride: $4
    -Amusement Park Rides: $3/single ride ticket (excludes train)
    -$17/unlimited ride band (includes train)
    Entertainment tonight: TBA
    For more info including photos, history, the Mister Bingle story and more, visit CelebrationInTheOaks.com  or click the 'more information' below.

     

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  • Tai Chi Class

    ActivitiesEducationSports and Recreation

    The Tai Chi/Chi Kung class is 6pm to 7pm.
    NOMA has teamed up with the East Jefferson Wellness Center to offer wellness classes throughout the week.  Monday evening’s Tai Chi/Chi Kung classes are taught in the museum and, when weather allows, in the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden.  The beginner friendly classes are $5 and free for NOMA and East Jefferson Wellness Center members.  To register for Tai Chi/Chi Kung, call East Jefferson Healthfinders at (504) 456-5000.

  • Friday Night at NOMA

    ActivitiesArtEducationKid FriendlyMusic

    Friday Nights at NOMA Every Friday night, visit NOMA from 5-9 p.m. for art activities and a variety of activities and performances which range from lectures, music performances, cooking demonstrations, art activities and films inspired by the current exhibitions.  Friday Nights at NOMA activities are free with museum admission.
    ART ON THE SPOT 5-8 p.m.
    MUSIC Jayna Morgan & the Sazerac Sunshine Band, 5:30-8:30 p.m.
    PROSPECT.3 LECTURE with Edith Wolfe, Ph. D., 6 p.m.
    BOOK SIGNING with Dr. Nia Terazakis Artful Feast, 6 p.m.
    ARTIST PERSPECTIVE with Amy Guidry, 7:30 p.m.

  • Celebration In The Oaks

    ActivitiesBotanical GardenCelebration in the OaksFriends of City ParkKid Friendly

    Join us tonight at Celebration in the Oaks! This event is one of the most spectacular holiday lights festivals in the country, with more than 165K visitors pouring into the Park to see the magical winter spectacle. City Park’s famous oaks are swathed in hundreds of thousands of twinkling lights and breathtaking light displays scattered throughout 25 acres of the Park (Botanical Garden, Storyland, and Carousel Gardens and along the 2 mile train route).
    Watch our Merry Makers video before you come so you know what to expect! Click here to see video. 
    The 2014-2015 season: November 28 - January 3 Closed: 12/24 and 12/31 Sunday - Thursday : 6pm -10pm Friday & Saturday: 6pm -11pm
    Admission: -Tickets: $8/person (you may buy at the gate, but we suggest buying on CelebrationInTheOaks.com as to avoid ticket lines)
    -Children under 3 and Friends of City Park: Free
    Amusement Park Rides:
    -Train Ride: $4
    -Amusement Park Rides: $3/single ride ticket (excludes train)
    -$17/unlimited ride band (includes train)
    Entertainment tonight: 6:15 to 7:15: Saint Ann School; 7:30 to 8pm: Saint Edward the COnfessor Chorale (Vocal); 8pm tp 9pm: Ursuline Academy - Elementary Recorder Consort and High School Woman's Chorus (Recorder Consort and Vocal)
    For more info including photos, history, the Mister Bingle story and more, visit CelebrationInTheOaks.com  or click the 'more information' below.
     

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  • YMCA Corporate Cup

    Activities

    This event takes place at The Park's Roosevelt Mall. The date is firm but the times listed here are subject to change without notice.

  • Yoga Class

    ActivitiesEducation

    Yoga in the Sculpture Garden 8-9 a.m. NOMA has teamed up with the East Jefferson Wellness Center to offer wellness classes throughout the week.  Saturday morning’s Yoga in the Sculpture Garden classes are taught in the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden when weather allows.  The beginner friendly classes are $5 and free for NOMA and East Jefferson Wellness Center members.  To register for Yoga in the Sculpture Garden, call East Jefferson Healthfinders at (504) 456-5000.

  • Super Saturday

    ActivitiesVolunteering Events

    Super Saturday is today! 9:00am-Noon come help out the Park you love! We couldn't do all we do without volunteers.
 Show up at the Volunteer Center on Harrison Ave prepared to work. Wear closed toe shoes & bring drinking water with you.  
Email Earl Sires at esires@nocp.org for information or answers to your questions.

  • Celebration In The Oaks

    ActivitiesBotanical GardenCelebration in the OaksFriends of City ParkKid Friendly

    Join us tonight at Celebration in the Oaks! This event is one of the most spectacular holiday lights festivals in the country, with more than 165K visitors pouring into the Park to see the magical winter spectacle. City Park’s famous oaks are swathed in hundreds of thousands of twinkling lights and breathtaking light displays scattered throughout 25 acres of the Park (Botanical Garden, Storyland, and Carousel Gardens and along the 2 mile train route).
    Watch our Merry Makers video before you come so you know what to expect! Click here to see video. 
    The 2014-2015 season: November 28 - January 3 Closed: 12/24 and 12/31 Sunday - Thursday : 6pm -10pm Friday & Saturday: 6pm -11pm
    Admission: -Tickets: $8/person (you may buy at the gate, but we suggest buying on CelebrationInTheOaks.com as to avoid ticket lines)
    -Children under 3 and Friends of City Park: Free
    Amusement Park Rides:
    -Train Ride: $4
    -Amusement Park Rides: $3/single ride ticket (excludes train)
    -$17/unlimited ride band (includes train)
    Entertainment tonight: 6:15 to 6:45pm: Abita Springs Children's Academie; 7pm to 7:45pm: Rising Star Baptist Church Gospel Choir (vocal); 8pm to 8:30pm: Academy of the Sacred Heart Middle School Choir (vocal); 8:30pm to 9:15pm: Pineywoods Cloggers
    For more info including photos, history, the Mister Bingle story and more, visit CelebrationInTheOaks.com  or click the 'more information' below.
     

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  • Celebration In The Oaks

    ActivitiesBotanical GardenCelebration in the OaksFriends of City ParkKid Friendly

    Join us tonight at Celebration in the Oaks! This event is one of the most spectacular holiday lights festivals in the country, with more than 165K visitors pouring into the Park to see the magical winter spectacle. City Park’s famous oaks are swathed in hundreds of thousands of twinkling lights and breathtaking light displays scattered throughout 25 acres of the Park (Botanical Garden, Storyland, and Carousel Gardens and along the 2 mile train route).
    Watch our Merry Makers video before you come so you know what to expect! Click here to see video. 
    The 2014-2015 season: November 28 - January 3 Closed: 12/24 and 12/31 Sunday - Thursday : 6pm -10pm Friday & Saturday: 6pm -11pm
    Admission: -Tickets: $8/person (you may buy at the gate, but we suggest buying on CelebrationInTheOaks.com as to avoid ticket lines)
    -Children under 3 and Friends of City Park: Free
    Amusement Park Rides:
    -Train Ride: $4
    -Amusement Park Rides: $3/single ride ticket (excludes train)
    -$17/unlimited ride band (includes train)
    Entertainment tonight: 6:15pm to 7pm: Arabi Elementary School (Vocal, Bell, Drum, Dance); 7pm to 7:30pm: Christ the King School Choir and Cheerleaders (vocal and cheer)
    For more info including photos, history, the Mister Bingle story and more, visit CelebrationInTheOaks.com  or click the 'more information' below.
     

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  • Tai Chi Class

    ActivitiesSports and Recreation

    The Tai Chi/Chi Kung class with NOMA is from 6pm to 7pm.
    NOMA has teamed up with the East Jefferson Wellness Center to offer wellness classes throughout the week.  Monday evening’s Tai Chi/Chi Kung classes are taught in the museum and, when weather allows, in the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden.  The beginner friendly classes are $5 and free for NOMA and East Jefferson Wellness Center members.  To register for Tai Chi/Chi Kung, call East Jefferson Healthfinder at (504) 456-5000.

  • November CPIA Board Meeting

    ActivitiesBoard

    City Park Improvement Association Board Meeting today in the Board Room of the Administration Building. This meeting is open to the public.

  • Turkey Day Race

    Activities

    This event takes place at Tad Gormely Stadium The date is firm but the times listed here are subject to change without notice.

  • What’s open on Thanksgiving!?

    Activities

    It's Thanksgiving! What's open in the Park?
    Botanical Garden: closed
    City Putt: open 10am to 10pm
    Storyland closed
    Amusement Park: closed
    Morning Call: open 24/7
    Boat and Bike rentalson Big Lake: closed
    Tennis: closed
    Golf: open regular hours

    The Administration Building: closed

  • Friday Night at NOMA

    ActivitiesArtKid FriendlyMusic

    Friday Nights at NOMA Every Friday night, visit NOMA from 5-9 p.m. for art activities and a variety of activities and performances which range from lectures, music performances, cooking demonstrations, art activities and films inspired by the current exhibitions.  Friday Nights at NOMA activities are free with museum admission.
    ART ON THE SPOT 5-8 p.m.
    MUSIC The New Orleans Moonshiners, 5:30-8:30 p.m.
    FILM Chuck Close: A Portrait in Progress, 7 p.m.

    Get more info here

  • Celebration In The Oaks

    ActivitiesBotanical GardenCelebration in the OaksFriends of City ParkKid FriendlyMusic

    Join us tonight at Celebration in the Oaks! This event is one of the most spectacular holiday lights festivals in the country, with more than 165K visitors pouring into the Park to see the magical winter spectacle. City Park’s famous oaks are swathed in hundreds of thousands of twinkling lights and breathtaking light displays scattered throughout 25 acres of the Park (Botanical Garden, Storyland, and Carousel Gardens and along the 2 mile train route).
    Watch our Merry Makers video before you come so you know what to expect! Click here to see video. 
    The 2014-2015 season: November 28 - January 3 Closed: 12/24 and 12/31 Sunday - Thursday : 6pm -10pm Friday & Saturday: 6pm -11pm
    Admission: -Tickets: $8/person (you may buy at the gate, but we suggest buying on CelebrationInTheOaks.com as to avoid ticket lines)
    -Children under 3 and Friends of City Park: Free
    Amusement Park Rides:
    -Train Ride: $4
    -Amusement Park Rides: $3/single ride ticket (excludes train)
    -$17/unlimited ride band (includes train)
    Entertainment tonight: 6:15pm to 6:45pm: Lafayette Academy Charter School (choir); 7pm to 8pm: Ronald McDonald House Crescent City Talent Showcase (Vocal and Dance troup); 8pm to 8:30pm: McTeggart Irish Dancers of Louisiana
    For more info including photos, history, the Mister Bingle story and more, visit CelebrationInTheOaks.com or click the 'more information' below. 

     

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  • Educator Appreciation Day at NOMA

    ActivitiesArtEducationKid Friendly

    To celebrate Educator Appreciation Day, from 11am to  5pm, teachers get in FREE to NOMA with a school ID! Bring your valid school ID or current school check stub and get FREE admission to NOMA for you and up to 3 family members. NOMA appreciates your hard work and dedication in the classroom.  Click here for more details. 

  • StoryQuest

    ActivitiesArtKid Friendly

    StoryQuest  “Night,” is at NOMA at 11:30am. StoryQuest combines professional authors, actors and artists to bring the world of children’s literature to life at NOMA. Family activities are also offered after each StoryQuest.  The event is free with museum admission. Please click here for more information. 

  • Celebration In The Oaks

    ActivitiesBotanical GardenCelebration in the OaksFriends of City ParkKid Friendly

    Join us tonight at Celebration in the Oaks! This event is one of the most spectacular holiday lights festivals in the country, with more than 165K visitors pouring into the Park to see the magical winter spectacle. City Park’s famous oaks are swathed in hundreds of thousands of twinkling lights and breathtaking light displays scattered throughout 25 acres of the Park (Botanical Garden, Storyland, and Carousel Gardens and along the 2 mile train route).
    Watch our Merry Makers video before you come so you know what to expect! Click here to see video. 
    The 2014-2015 season: November 28 - January 3 Closed: 12/24 and 12/31 Sunday - Thursday : 6pm -10pm Friday & Saturday: 6pm -11pm
    Admission: -Tickets: $8/person (you may buy at the gate, but we suggest buying on CelebrationInTheOaks.com as to avoid ticket lines)
    -Children under 3 and Friends of City Park: Free
    Amusement Park Rides:
    -Train Ride: $4
    -Amusement Park Rides: $3/single ride ticket (excludes train)
    -$17/unlimited ride band (includes train)
    Entertainment tonight: 6:15pm: Ray Avenue Baptist Church (Vocal and Dance); 7:30pm to 8:15pm: Good Time Line Dancers & Cloggers (Line Dance and Clogg)
    For more info including photos, history, the Mister Bingle story and more, visit CelebrationInTheOaks.com  or click the 'more information' below.
     

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  • Celebration In The Oaks

    ActivitiesBotanical GardenCelebration in the OaksFriends of City ParkKid Friendly

    Join us tonight at Celebration in the Oaks! This event is one of the most spectacular holiday lights festivals in the country, with more than 165K visitors pouring into the Park to see the magical winter spectacle. City Park’s famous oaks are swathed in hundreds of thousands of twinkling lights and breathtaking light displays scattered throughout 25 acres of the Park (Botanical Garden, Storyland, and Carousel Gardens and along the 2 mile train route).
    Watch our Merry Makers video before you come so you know what to expect! Click here to see video. 
    The 2014-2015 season: November 28 - January 3 Closed: 12/24 and 12/31 Sunday - Thursday : 6pm -10pm Friday & Saturday: 6pm -11pm
    Admission: -Tickets: $8/person (you may buy at the gate, but we suggest buying on CelebrationInTheOaks.com as to avoid ticket lines)
    -Children under 3 and Friends of City Park: Free
    Amusement Park Rides:
    -Train Ride: $4
    -Amusement Park Rides: $3/single ride ticket (excludes train)
    -$17/unlimited ride band (includes train)
    Entertainment tonight: TBA
    For more info including photos, history, the Mister Bingle story and more, visit CelebrationInTheOaks.com  or click the 'more information' below.

     

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