New Orleans’ fall calendar is packed with big events, including tour stops by Jay Z and Bruno Mars and performances by Kendrick Lamar and the Foo Fighters at the Voodoo Music + Arts Experience. The international contemporary art world descends on the city for the fourth edition of Prospect New Orleans, which launches Nov. 18 at venues around town. Among all the college and professional football games on the schedule, the U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team plays South Korea in an exhibition game in the Superdome.
There is a growing variety of art and entertain-ment options in the classical arts, with more chamber music, contemporary dance and opera, including a production of Scott Joplin’s Treemonisha at the Music Box Village.
Gambit’s fall entertainment preview includes lists of notable concerts, theater productions, stand-up comedy, sports, festivals, special events, kids’ entertainment and galas and fundraisers for charities and nonprofit organizations. There’s also previews of fall movie releases.
Opera & Dance | Comedy | Family
Festivals & Events | Sports | Galas & Fundraisers
Prospect.4: A Lotus in Spite of the Swamp opens Nov. 18
Seven music festivals in New Orleans for fall 2017
Venue and box office information