Posted August 17, 2020 at 5:29 PM by Amanda Frentz
New Orleans City Park is excited to announce Brews and Boos: Movie Series: four outdoor movie nights showcasing scary films under the oaks with an open beer bar. Located in the large grassy area around Popp Fountain, there is ample space to participate in physical distancing while still being social. This is a 21+ party and no exceptions will be made.
Each ticket includes: Scary movie, access to an open beer bar, Tito...
Posted July 24, 2020 at 12:35 PM by Amanda Frentz
HOW TO HELP NEW ORLEANS CITY PARK NOW
-Donate today by clicking here.
City Park generates 90% of its operating income through self-generated revenues, which are all currently closed. Our local parks, trails, and open spaces have always served as places where people can find respite and seek peace and restoration. During this time of uncertainty, these places are needed now more than ever.
Please consider a donation to...
Posted June 30, 2020 at 1:02 PM by Amanda Frentz
Donor Highlight: Thank you to Shell and Batture LLC for helping us keep our waterways healthy during the pandemic. Their support has allowed the Park to keep up with the removal of water hyacinth, an invasive plant, from our lagoon systems.
These efforts intended to complement and advance the goals of City Park's comprehensive water management plan by targeting and inhibiting invasive water hyacinth growth. This will...
Posted June 16, 2020 at 12:59 PM by Amanda Frentz
This week is dedicated as a time to celebrate all that pollinators do for us and to be reminded of all the things we can do for them!
“Thirteen years ago the U.S. Senate’s unanimous approval and designation of a week in June as “National Pollinator Week” marked a necessary step toward addressing the urgent issue of declining pollinator populations. Pollinator Week has now grown into...
Posted June 7, 2020 at 4:01 PM by Amanda Frentz
The foods we eat, the air we breathe, the water we drink and the climate that makes our planet habitable all come from nature.
Yet, these are exceptional times in which nature is sending us a message: To care for ourselves we must care for nature.
It’s time to wake up. To take notice. To raise our voices.
It’s time to build back better...