Oktoberfest and Halloween in the Big Easy

Ahhhhh, October! Mardi Gras happens in February, but the festival season starts to really take off in early fall. The weather has cooled off to a lovely 80 degree average, so outdoor festivals are comfortable. We eagerly await two big … Continue reading

Continue the NOLA Tradition: Celebration in the Oaks in 2013

Get in the Holiday spirit during your stay at 1896 O’Malley House Bed & Breakfast with a visit to the Celebration in the Oaks in City Park from November 29, 2013 to January 4, 2014.  Hundreds of thousands of white lights … Continue reading

Support your Team: 40th Annual Bayou Classic – Nov 26-Dec 1, 2013

Check out a week full of events leading up to the Bayou Classic, a football game featuring one of the oldest college rivalries: Grambling State University and Southern University (in no particular order).  Events kick-off on November 26 and continue through Sunday Brunch on … Continue reading

The Haunted Mortuary of New Orleans: Halloween 2013

New Orleans is a remarkable city with spirit!  Thanks to the local history and legends you’ll find that New Orleans also contains remarkable “spirits.” What better time, than Halloween, to check out New Orleans’ haunted past? How about a haunted … Continue reading