Jan 17, 2015

Randy Newman

7:30 pm. Mahalia Jackson Theater, 801 N. Rampart St., 800.745.3000, mahaliajacksontheater.com


Jan 13-18, 2015

"Mamma Mia!"

Saenger Theatre, 1111 Canal St., 504.287.0351, 800.745.3000, saengernola.com

Jan 12, 2015


6:30 pm. Smoothie King Center 1501 Dave Dixon Dr., 800.745.3000, smoothiekingcenter.com

Jan 01, 2015

Allstate Sugar Bowl

More than eight decades of New Orleans New Year’s tradition moves into a new era Jan. 1 with the kickoff of the 81st annual Allstate Sugar Bowl and the new College Football Playoffs at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome (1500 Poydras St.). With this year’s Sugar and Rose bowls pairing the nation’s top four college teams, winners will move on to the first-ever CFP championship game Jan. 12 in Arlington, TX.

Dec 26-27, 2014

Life in Color

“The World’s Largest Paint Party” is headed to hit Miami with a splash this month. Life In Color Miami Festival will take place in Sun Life Stadium on December 26th and 27th. Headliners like Kaskade, Adventure club, Bingo Players, Borgore, The Chainsmokers, Madeom, Juicy J, Deorro, Diplo, DVBBS, Carnage, and Nervo will head to the stage and color the air with their own vibrant sounds as onlookers play among a record-breaking amount of paint.

Feb 07-08, 2015

Dolphins Cycling Challenge

The Dolphins Cycling Challenge (DCC) is dedicated to improving people’s lives through financial support of innovative cancer research at the Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center. It is a 2-Day tri-country cycling event with this new 5K held on the morning of the 8th at Sun Life Stadium. The cycling routes range from 12-172 miles so there is something for everyone and every type of athlete. Join a fun, safe and exceptional bike ride and 5K run/walk, with 100% of participant-raised funds going directly to Sylvester.

Feb 07 - Apr 18, 2015

Mardi Gras at Universal Orlando

Authentic floats made in New Orleans along with lots of music, Creole and Cajun food plus copious amount of beads and doubloons tossed in every direction, are guaranteed. Each event weekend hosts a different national musical act.  www.universalorlando.com

Jan 24 - Feb 01, 2015

Zora! Festival

The 26th annual festival celebrates the life and work of Zora Neale Hurston, who grew up in the historic community of Eatonville. Includes the popular Outdoor Festival of the Arts. Most events are free. www.zorafestival.org

Jan 07-11, 2014

Walt Disney Marathon Weekend

The marathon course takes participants through all four Disney theme parks. Besides the big race on Sunday, shorter runs such as the 5k, 10k and half marathon all are options if you are not quite ready for 26.2 miles. Some participants will go all out for the Goofy challenge, which is running the half marathon and full marathon back to back. The ultimate race? The Dopey invites participants to run a total of 48.6 miles doing all four races. Special events such as character meet-and greets are scheduled before and after the runs. 

Jan 20-25, 2015

Disney's Newsies

In 2012, "Newsies" won Tony Awards for Best Score and Best Choreography. Today, Disney brings its high-energy musical about the 1899 newsboys strike in New York City to Atlanta.