This weekend, New Orleans will hold the 39th annual Allstate Sugar Bowl Crescent City Classic, one of the oldest 10K races in the nation. The race starts at 8 a.m., beginning in the CBD and ending in City Park.
Today, the Louisiana Children’s Museum announced that they have completed their goal of $45.5 million, and plan to initiate the construction phase of the New Louisiana Children Museum located at City Park.
New Orleans City Park is considering new ideas on developments for its 250-acre plot of land, which is currently the City Park Golf Course. The land is bounded by the I-610, Wisner Avenue and Harrison Avenue.
Pokemon Go must be really popular, as it has reportedly lured dozens of users to City Park amid New Orleans’ hellish summer climate. On the Pokemon Go subreddit for New Orleans, one user has a request for City Park’s nighttime motorists: "slow the f—- down."
This classic beauty close to City Park has a large basement that could function as a separate apartment. The main unit of the 3,303 square-foot house has pretty details, including stained glass windows and archways in the front room. Take a look.
In an effort to curb protests, trespassing, and vandalism, the board of commissioners overseeing New Orleans City Park wants to erect a barricade around a controversial new golf course. The $24.5 million project is slated to be complete in February.
The Bayou District Foundation, funded by a $1 million donation from the Zurich Insurance Group, is working on a project that would allow turn the lagoons at City Park into massive rainwater retention ponds.