Summertime Means Festival Time In New Orleans

Summer is almost here and that means temperatures are heating up, still the party keeps on  going in New Orleans. We can get you and your family cool and comfortably where you want to go. Here are some summertime festivals you don’t want to miss!

Blues Berry Festival

SummertimeA summertime celebration of blues music and the arts on the bank of the Bogue Falaya River in Downtown Covington! Bluesberry Festival on June 8 is a full-day immersive arts experience. The festival will feature both national and regional musical talent on the Westaff Music Stage from 10AM to 7PM, an interactive arts tent, 30+ vendors showcasing their original artwork, an Abita Beer Garden with a variety of locally crafted brews, a food truck roundup, a children’s village and more!

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33rd Annual Creole Tomato Festival

SummertimeThe 33rd annual French Market Creole Tomato Festival, June 8 and 9, 2019 in the French Market District, will host two days of live music on two stages, cooking demonstrations, food booths featuring treasured and unique Creole Tomato dishes, kid’s activities, and the 4th annual Bloody Mary Market in Dutch Alley. Live music will be performed on two stages both days. Acts include Johnette Downing, Young Pin Stripe Brass Band, Big  Daddy-O and many more. The Culinary Stage will feature talks about the Creole tomato, eating contests, giveaways, and cooking demonstrations by local chefs both days of the fest from 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
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Party for the Planet: World Oceans Day

SummertimeThe ocean needs our help.  That’s why we’re hosting a day for you to learn more about how to protect our oceans for future generations in celebration of World Oceans Day. It’s a great opportunity to connect with nature, our communities and one another. Even better, it can be a whole lot of fun. Bring your whole family to marvel at marine life and learn how humans impact our oceans, while also enjoying interactive activities with the Audubon Educators.  The party starts on June 8 from 11 AM to 3 PM at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas. Don’t forget to get your fish badge from the Entergy table and meet the new New Orleans Sirens who will help you along your Ocean Quest, Complete the Quest and earn prizes!  Even the smallest positive change we can implement from one day of celebration could have a ripple effect that impacts the world for good. Together, we can help save our oceans and have fun doing it. We’ll see you there on June 8.

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Choose Alert Transportation

Alert Transportation can get you and your family to all your favorite summertime festivals. Alert Transportation of New Orleans provides a variety of transportation services from Airport Transportation to Wedding & Prom Transportation. You will travel comfortably with clean, beautifully maintained, late-model vehicles. All our vehicles are air-conditioned and we have sedans, rolls royces, limousines, limo buses, mobility-impaired vans, and party buses.  They are licensed by the City of New Orleans and the Louisiana Public Service Commission. All  drivers are professional and CDL certified. Contact our sales consultants at (504) 362-4145 for more information and to make reservations today. Let the good times roll!