It’s Wednesday, June 19 and 8:07pm 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 Major Market of the Year Southern Business and Development
New Orleans has 3rd fastest wage growth in the USA CareerBuilder.com
$3.4 billion invested Downtown since 2005
Downtown Clean Teams work around the clock, making it one of the cleanest downtowns in the country.
Downtown welcomes approximately 120,000 people on a given week-day, enough to make it the fourth largest city in Louisiana
Downtown's Arts District is home to 18 art galleries and 5 museums.
Downtown is 1.2 walkable square miles
New Orleans named a 2009 American Fast City Fast Company