Cultural celebrations, a unique educational opportunity, retail therapy, brunch… this weekend in New Orleans has that rare ability to leaving you feeling both relaxed and accomplished. Read on for all the details!
BioBlitz at City Park — Help scientists take stock of City Park flora and fauna at this biological census event. There are a few registration steps involved, but it’s a unique and educational opportunity in one of the city’s most scenic parks.
Beer Mimosa Brunch at Blue Oak BBQ — Swap the hoity-toity stuff for good ol’ beer. Local brewery Urban South will sling their tart, citrusy Coop’d Up farmhouse ale topped with orange juice. Did we mention it’ll be paired with delectable ‘que from Blue Oak? Brunch is served from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Sip & Shop at the Fairgrounds — Browse locally made goods at the scenic fairgrounds this Sunday from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. Mimosas, Bloody Marys, and wine are available for purchase, or you could snag a VIP ticket for $25 (includes bottomless drinks until 1 p.m.). General admission tickets are $5.