Category archives for: Magical Mystery Tour

TAKE A TOUR OF FAUBOURG ST. JOHN

Capture New Orleans from a different perspective. Kayak on Bayou St. John as we guide you along our historic waterway running through the city. We’ll keep with the pace of the city—nice and easy, taking in the southern scenery, hospitality and weather. The bayou itself was a key component in establishing our city. The Native [...]

Bodacious Boogaloo

by Charlie London Since the beginning, the Bayou Boogaloo, held on the banks of Bayou St. John in New Orleans during May, has had a mission to give back to the community. The first Bayou Boogaloo in 2006 was a healing effort for the community. Many folks were still rebuilding their lives and their houses [...]

Charlie’s Neighborhood News

Charlie’s Neighborhood News Your neighborhood news source Would you like to know what is happening in and around Faubourg St. John? Mid-City? Parkview? Desaix? Treme? Are you interested in architecture, art, music, or historic preservation? Sign up for Charlie’s Neighborhood News and get news about what’s happening sent personally to your inbox. Subscribe to Charlie's [...]

Achtung Dachshund

  Wiener Dog Races Presented By Double M Feed Fair Grounds Race Course Saturday, 2/15/14 1:00PM CST   Horses won’t be the only animals racing at Fair Grounds Race Course & Slots on Saturday, February 15, as the New Orleans racetrack will also play host to Wiener Dog Racing, presented by Double M Feed, Garden [...]

Magical Mystery Tour

photo of a recent meal at Crescent City Steakhouse Crescent City Steakhouse is known for their wonderful steaks. Did you know they have a great shrimp meal too? You won’t find it prominently displayed on the menu but, if you ask for it, you’ll be treated to a tasty array of gulf shrimp surrounded by [...]

Magical Mystery Tour

The Popp fountain was built in 1937. Its artistic design was proposed by an artist named Enrique Alferez. As with most of the fountains around the world, the Popp fountain was heartily donated by one of the locals of the city. In the year 1928, a total sum of $25,000 was given as a gift [...]

Magical Mystery Tour

Take a walk in City Park any morning and you’ll likely encounter wildlife like you see here. Join the Magical Mystery Tour every Wednesday at FSJNAdotORG.

Magical Mystery Tour

photo by Kevin O’Mara Sad Stump Hurricane Isaac took away someone’s beloved tree. Candles and a sad face serve as a memorial.

Magical Mystery Tour

photo by Charlie London This is one of the many magical scenes you’ll encounter if you take the time to walk through City Park.

Magical Mystery Tour

Bayou St. John by Kevin O’Mara Fiery sunset behind the American Can building, reflected in the waters of Bayou St. John.

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