It’s Wednesday, June 19 and 12:26pm in Downtown New Orleans.
The Arts Council of New Orleans is a private, non-profit organization designated as the City?s official arts agency. Now in its 35th year, the Arts Council works in partnership with the City of New Orleans, community groups, local, state and national governmental agencies, foundations and other non-profit arts organizations to meet the arts and cultural needs of the greater New Orleans area through a diversity of initiatives and services.
The Arts Council serves as one of nine regional distributing agencies for the State of Louisiana grant funds and administers available municipal arts grants and the Percent For Art program on behalf of the City of New Orleans.
DETAILS818 Howard Ave., Ste. 300
New Orleans, LA 70113
9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Weekdays
New Orleans named a 2009 American Fast City Fast Company
Hungry? There are 176 restaurants and 32 sidewalk cafes in Downtown New Orleans
Downtown's population has doubled in the past 10 years to 5,100 residents. It is expected to double again by 2020.
Downtown welcomes approximately 120,000 people on a given week-day, enough to make it the fourth largest city in Louisiana
Looking for a place to live? There are 2,875 residential units Downtown and even more in the pipeline.
New Orleans is #1 Top City for Young Entrepreneurs 2011 Under30CEO.com
Sporting and cultural events attract 2.5 million visitors Downtown each year
New Orleans listed as 1 of 5 safe havens to ride out the recession Christian Science Monitor