The weather is heating up and most people want to be either at the pool or indoors. We found some events this weekend in New Orleans that contain a little of both! Here are three things we think you should be doing this weekend!
Dive In Movie: Thursday, June 4th from 6:30-10pm; W Hotel- French Quarter; Local and guest are invited to swim in the pool and enjoy a FREE throwback movie in the courtyard. This week’s movie is My Cousin Vinny and it will start at sundown. Small bites and cocktails will be for sale and the hotel will provide complimentary popcorn during the movie. Space is limited so everyone is encourages to RSVP to email@example.com. Parking is available at W French Quarter for $5 for three hours as space permits.
15th Anniversary Celebration: Saturday, June 6th from 9am-5pm; WWII Museum; commemorate the 71st Anniversary of D-Day and celebrate the 15th Anniversary of the museum’s opening. D-Day briefings at 10 a.m. and 2, music by the U.S. Marine Corps Band New Orleans Brass Quintet at 10:30 a.m., an anniversary ceremony at 11 a.m., and the cutting of a birthday cake with the Victory Belles at noon. The event also includes tours, oral histories, hands-on exhibits, and re-enactors. Visit the museum’s website for more information.
Louisiana Cajun Zydeco Festival: Saturday, June 6th and Sunday, June 7th from 11am – 7pm; Louis Armstrong Park – New Orleans; Free dance lessons, modern and traditional Cajun and Zydeco music, craft fair and more; FREE
Looking for more June fun? Check out our June 2015 Festivals guide! Have a great weekend!