We utilize the very best and the latest in technology in order to give our clients the perfect mood.With our special attention to detail, Abstract Productions has been transforming spaces into magically lit settings catering to our customers specific needs.During the American Revolutionary War, New Orleans was an important port for smuggling aid to the rebels, transporting military equipment and supplies up the Mississippi River.
Just across the street from Washington Square Park, these two newly renovated Creole townhouses charm and delight in- and out-of-town guests alike.
From top clockwise: View of the Central Business District and Mercedes-Benz Superdome, an RTA Streetcar passing through Mid-City, a view of Royal Street in the French Quarter, a typical New Orleans mansion off St. Louis Cathedral in Jackson Square New Orleans is located in southeastern Louisiana, and developed on both sides of the Mississippi River.
The earliest-established krewes were the Mistick Krewe of Comus, the earliest, Rex, the Knights of Momus and the Krewe of Proteus.
Several modern "super krewes" are well known for holding large parades and events, such as the Krewe of Endymion (which is best known for naming celebrities as grand marshals for their parades), the Krewe of Bacchus (similarly known for naming celebrities as their Kings), as well as the Zulu Social Aid & Pleasure Club—a predominantly African American krewe.
The holiday of Mardi Gras is celebrated in Southern Louisiana.
Celebrations are concentrated for about two weeks before and through Shrove Tuesday, the day before Ash Wednesday (the start of lent in the Catholic tradition).It also has a number of illustrative nicknames: La Nouvelle-Orléans (New Orleans) was founded May 7, 1718, by the French Mississippi Company, under the direction of Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne de Bienville, on land inhabited by the Chitimacha.It was named for Philippe II, Duke of Orléans, who was Regent of the Kingdom of France at the time. The French colony was ceded to the Spanish Empire in the Treaty of Paris (1763).New Orleans puts event venues, catering information, transportation services and party planners – everything you need for a successful function – right at your fingertips.We believe planning an event should be as much fun as attending one. Ohm Lounge Introduce your guests to the quality and service of a first-class Japanese social club right here in New Orleans at Ohm Lounge, an elegant event space inside Barcadia in the Arts/Warehouse District.Our inventive cuisine, live music and incomparable venues are legendary.