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The Downtown Business Association is famous for Live After Five, but that’s not all we do! We hold free member events throughout the year, plus even more free public events series such as Movies After 5. And, of course, we’re not the only event producers. There’s always something going on downtown. We’ll keep your calendar full if you join us in supporting our local economy!


Ongoing Downtown Events

LASM / Iridescence Exhibit

Where: Louisiana Art & Science Museum

When: Saturday, July 17, 2021 - July 31, 2022, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Free Admission – 1st Sunday of Every Month | Wednesdays – Sundays through July 31, 2022

Humans live in a world of color. Color is all around us – red, blue, yellow, and everything in between. But what about those special colors that…

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July 17!

Ongoing Downtown Events

Old State Capitol / The Boggs Family Legacy

When: Tuesday, January 18, 2022 - December 16, 2022, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

For more than forty years, a member of the Boggs family represented Louisiana’s Second Congressional District – and most of New Orleans— in the House of Representatives. In addition to working for their constituents in Louisiana, Hale and Lindy Boggs were strong supporters of the national Democratic Party and its platform at a time when many…

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January 18!

Ongoing Downtown Events

LSUMOA / State of the Art: Record

When: Thursday, March 10, 2022 - June 19, 2022, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

State of the Art: Record: This exhibition explores the meaning of record to better understand the world around us.

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March 10!

Ongoing Downtown Events

LSUMOA / Eugene Martin: The Creative Act

When: Thursday, April 07, 2022 - October 02, 2022, 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

The LSU Museum of Art (LSU MOA) is pleased to present Eugene Martin: The Creative Act, the museum’s first major exhibition of the artist’s work. It features a selection from a 2008 acquisition of 31 works and focuses on Martin’s unique brand of abstraction.

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April 07!