Xavier University Benefit Concert


This annual fundraiser raises money for the Dr. Norman C. Francis Endowed Scholarship Fund. Past performers include Al Jarreau, En Vogue, Men of Soul-Jeffrey Osborne, Howard Hewett, Freddie Jackson and Peabo Bryson. 


Every Wednesday in the Spring catch one of the free 12 week concert series in Lafayette Square presented by the Young Leadership Council. Food and drink sales go towards the Young Leadership Council's yearly projects that encourage young professional leadership through community service.






This spectacular event is the Audubon Zoo's annual fundraiser and is the largest not-for-profit event of its kind in the country. Past performers include The Big Beyond, Party on the Moon, Sister Sledge, The Village People, The Neville Brothers, The Spinners, KC + The Sunshine Band, The Temptations, Kool and the Gang, and Smokey Robinson to name a few! 


The Big Easy Awards 


The Foundation for Entertainemnt, Development and Education presents the annual Big Easy Awards which gives recognition to the top music and theater performers in New Orleans. The 2017 Entertainer of the Year is Tank and the Bangas and the 2017 Best Play winner is Hand to God. Congratulations to all of the nominees and winners! 


YLC's Wednesday At The Square