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5 festive things to do this weekend in NOLA December 2 to December 4

From movies to parades, its all happening this weekend

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As the holiday season continues, New Orleans has no shortage of festivities. Here are five things you can do this weekend to enjoy the holiday spirit.

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1. Celebration in the Oaks

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City Park
New Orleans, LA

New Orleans City Park is hosting its 30th annual Celebration in the oaks. At the celebration there are several light displays, amusement rides, and iconic city park train rides. Celebration in the Oaks starts at 6 p.m., and closes at 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, 10 p.m. on Sunday. Admission is free for Friends of City Park members, and cost $9.00 for non-members.

2. Holiday Movies on the Mississippi

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500 Port of New Orleans Pl
New Orleans, LA 70130
(504) 522-1555
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3. Krewe of Jingle Parade

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St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70130

Want to catch a parade? The Krewe of Jingle Parades rolls this Saturday, December 3, at 1 p.m. The route starts at Lee Circle, and rolls through St. Charles Avenue, Canal Street, and Baronne Street.

4. Magazine Street Holiday Art Markets

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3336 Magazine St
New Orleans, LA 70115

Looking for new art ? The Dat Dog on Magazine Street will host a specially themed Magazine St. Art Market during the holiday season. This weekend you can find a toy drive, entertainment for the entire family, and art from the Magazine St. Art Market from noon to 6 p.m this Saturday and Sunday.

5. Christmas New Orleans Style

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615 Pere Antoine Aly
New Orleans, LA 70116
(504) 525-9585
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Christmas New Orleans Style is taking over the French Quarter. On Sunday, French Quarter Festivals is hosting a free concert from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the St. Louis Cathedral. Charmaine Neville, a jazz and R&B singer, will be performing this Sunday.

1. Celebration in the Oaks

City Park, New Orleans, LA

New Orleans City Park is hosting its 30th annual Celebration in the oaks. At the celebration there are several light displays, amusement rides, and iconic city park train rides. Celebration in the Oaks starts at 6 p.m., and closes at 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, 10 p.m. on Sunday. Admission is free for Friends of City Park members, and cost $9.00 for non-members.

City Park
New Orleans, LA

2. Holiday Movies on the Mississippi

500 Port of New Orleans Pl, New Orleans, LA 70130

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500 Port of New Orleans Pl
New Orleans, LA 70130

3. Krewe of Jingle Parade

St. Charles Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70130

Want to catch a parade? The Krewe of Jingle Parades rolls this Saturday, December 3, at 1 p.m. The route starts at Lee Circle, and rolls through St. Charles Avenue, Canal Street, and Baronne Street.

St. Charles Avenue
New Orleans, LA 70130

4. Magazine Street Holiday Art Markets

3336 Magazine St, New Orleans, LA 70115

Looking for new art ? The Dat Dog on Magazine Street will host a specially themed Magazine St. Art Market during the holiday season. This weekend you can find a toy drive, entertainment for the entire family, and art from the Magazine St. Art Market from noon to 6 p.m this Saturday and Sunday.

3336 Magazine St
New Orleans, LA 70115

5. Christmas New Orleans Style

615 Pere Antoine Aly, New Orleans, LA 70116

Christmas New Orleans Style is taking over the French Quarter. On Sunday, French Quarter Festivals is hosting a free concert from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the St. Louis Cathedral. Charmaine Neville, a jazz and R&B singer, will be performing this Sunday.

615 Pere Antoine Aly
New Orleans, LA 70116