INVADE is a creative culture lifestyle brand, headquartered in New Orleans, that focuses on the awesome side of local. Every week we send out curated emails highlighting the people to know, the places to go, and the things to do.

October 4, 2014 – February 21, 2015 all-day
"Gasperi Collection: Self-taught, Outsider and Visionary Art" Exhibition @ Ogden Museum of Southern Art | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Richard Gasperi opened Gasperi Gallery in the French Quarter in 1980. Eventually moving to Julia Street in the New Orleans Arts District, the gallery focused on Self-Taught art of the American South. With a strong[...]
October 4, 2014 – January 3, 2015 all-day
"Self-Processing – Instant Photography" Exhibit @ Ogden Museum of Southern Art | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Before the instantaneous gratification of digital photography there was instant film. Instant and Polaroid film made photography quick and accessible to all without having to rely on a darkroom or lab for film processing and[...]
St. Claude Food Truck Park @ St. Claude Food Truck Park
October 16, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – November 8, 2014 @ 8:00 pm
St. Claude Food Truck Park @ St. Claude Food Truck Park | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
From October 2 – November 8, the St. Claude Food Truck Park will pop-up in a vacant lot at the corner of St. Claude Avenue & Feliciana Street. The park will come to life each[...]
The Nature of Now @ Upstairs at 3308 Magazine St.
October 24, 2014 – January 23, 2015 all-day
The Nature of Now @ Upstairs at 3308 Magazine St. | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
The Nature of Now: A Prospect Three Satellite October 24-January 24 The Nature of Now, a group exhibition of multidisciplinary works and performances by international artists, will open as a Prospect Three Satellite in New[...]
Le Salon at Windsor Court Hosts Creepy Crawly Tea @ Le Salon at Windsor Court Hotel
October 25, 2014 – October 26, 2014 all-day
The Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium will bring creepy and crawly visitors to Le Salon’s Halloween Tea. During this three-course tea service, children will enjoy Halloween-themed treats like ghostly tea sandwiches and pumpkin shaped cookies.[...]
October 25, 2014 – January 24, 2015 all-day
Prospect.3 "Basquiat and the Bayou" Exhibit  @ Ogden Museum of Southern Art | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Curated by Franklin Sirmans, the Artistic Director for P.3: Notes for Now, Basquiat and the Bayou is an in-depth survey examination of Jean-Michel Basquiat’s relationship to the South. Over the course of his brief yet[...]
October 25, 2014 – January 24, 2015 all-day
Prospect.3 "Herbert Singleton" Exhibition  @ Ogden Museum of Southern Art | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Drawing upon the Ogden Museum’s own collection in addition to a loan from his most important collector, Gordon W Bailey, the selection of work by Herbert Singleton for Prospect.3 exemplifies the artist’s contribution to Southern[...]
October 25, 2014 – January 24, 2015 all-day
Prospect.3 "Keith Calhoun & Chandra McCormick: Angola No Place to Be" Exhibition @ Ogden Museum of Southern Art | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
A selection of images from Calhoun and McCormick’s extensive body of work on Angola Prison will be exhibited as part of Prospect.3: Notes for Now. Focusing on the lives of Angola’s incarcerated men and the[...]
Prospect.3: Notes for Now @ Louis Armstrong Park
October 25, 2014 – January 24, 2015 all-day
Prospect.3: Notes for Now @ Louis Armstrong Park | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Prospect.3 opens to the public starting with a Ribbon Cutting and Second Line from Louis Armstrong Park to The African American Museum. Prospect New Orleans is an International Arts Biennial event that will take place[...]
Community Records Block Party @ The Historic Carver Theater
October 25, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – October 26, 2014 @ 1:00 am
Community Records Block Party @ The Historic Carver Theater | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
BLOCK PARTY 2014 presented by: community records & wtul 91.5 fm ALL AGES streaming bandcamp sampler featuring all of the bands performing: https://communityrecords.bandcamp.com/album/block-party-2014-sampler bands: screaming females caddywhompus donovan wolfington pujol football, etc. stuck lucky all[...]
October 25, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 11:59 pm
Community Records Block Party 2014 @ The Carver Theater // Saturday, October 25th @ The Historic Carver Theater | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
saturday, october 25th BLOCK PARTY 2014 @ THE CARVER THEATER (2101 Orleans Ave. New Orleans, LA) The Historic Carver Theater presented by: community records & wtul 91.5 fm doors at noon music at 12:30pm ALL[...]
October 25, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
"Meka Jean: How she got good" @ May Gallery | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
  As part of Prospect.3: Notes for Now, May gallery & residency debuts a feature-length film and a video installation by New Orleans-based artist Tameka Norris. Meka Jean: How She Got Good follows a semi-autobiographical[...]
October 25, 2014 @ 9:30 pm
Sexual Thunder! Record Release Party @ One Eyed Jacks | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Local high-energy psychedelic funk outfit Sexual Thunder! releases their debut record. With rich layered vocals, horn melodies and deep grooves, they move the body, mind and soul, creating a space where we can all be[...]
October 26, 2014 all-day
BALL OUT BEAUCOUP
A wile out dance party set in a transformed warehouse space, with a special installation featuring the works of artist Tameka Norris, Hisham Bharoocoa and Terrance Nance. TBA dj sets and special live performance by Kelis[...]
October 26, 2014 all-day
BOUNCE BABY BOUNCE
New Orleans native and multi media artist, Rashaad Newsome is producing a one of a kind installation in a New Orleans bounce music bus. Guests are invited for a cocktail hour in the French Quarter[...]
October 26, 2014 all-day
THE WINE AND GRIND
Saint Heron teams up with Dinner Lab to bring you a culinary experience you won’t want to miss. Guests will experience a 5 course dinner (2 greeting cocktails, beer and wine, and 2 beverage pairing with each[...]
Boo Dat: A Spooktacular Sunday @ Outlet Collection at the Riverwalk
October 26, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Boo Dat: A Spooktacular Sunday Who Dats of all ages are invited to start their game day and Halloween celebrations at The Outlet Collection at Riverwalk’s Boo Dat event. The family-friendly affair will offer trick-or-treating[...]
Notes for Now: A Panel Discussion @ Dillard University Professional School Building
October 26, 2014 @ 1:00 pm
- The grand opening festivities will conclude on Sunday, October 26 at 1 p.m. with Notes for Now: A Panel Discussion, featuring contributors to the Prospect.3 catalogue. The panel will be co-moderated by Sirmans and[...]
Not Haunted @ Union Hotel
October 27, 2014 all-day
Not Haunted @ Union Hotel | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
NOspace in association with Peyroux Realty LLC presents an evening of dinner and theater inspired by the defunct Union Hotel’s sinister history. For one night only on October 27th with two seatings at 6 p.m.[...]
Pelicans Pep Rally @ Dirty Coast Downtown
October 27, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Pelicans Pep Rally @ Dirty Coast Downtown | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Debuting our new Pelicans fan shirt: Union, Justice, Basketball. Trew 2 the Game & PBR sponsor the occasion on the eve of the first home game.
One Eyed Jacks & SimplePlay present SINKANE + HELADO NEGRO @ One Eyed Jacks @ One Eyed Jacks | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Sinkane made his debut in May 2008 on Emergency Umbrella Records with the EP Color Voice; the same year, he toured as the drummer of Caribou and Of Montreal. Since than he has also been[...]
Cosmos Transition: Jon Coffelt @ The Foundation Gallery
October 30, 2014 @ 10:00 am – December 23, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
Cosmos Transition: Jon Coffelt @ The Foundation Gallery  | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Cosmos Transition Jon Coffelt www.joncoffelt.com Opening Reception: October 30, 2014 Exhibition up through December 23, 2014 Proceeds from this exhibition will benefit: BreakOUT www.youthbreakout.org
The Tipping Point: 90’s Halloween Edition @ Handsome Willy's Bar & Lounge
October 31, 2014 @ 10:00 pm
The Tipping Point: 90's Halloween Edition   @ Handsome Willy's Bar & Lounge | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
This year on Halloween night join us at The Tipping Point for a special 90’s night! The best costume wins a $200 Bar Tab!!! Plus we’ll have Diva Dawg Food Truck out front along with[...]
November 1, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
The New Orleans Pre-Event is scheduled for Saturday, November 1, 2014. We expect an audience of approximately 800 guests. We will also conduct a live auction which features luxury vacation and sports packages.
2014 New Orleans Kidney Walk @ Audubon Park, Shelter #10
November 2, 2014 @ 7:00 am
2014 New Orleans Kidney Walk @ Audubon Park, Shelter #10 | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
The New Orleans Kidney Walk is a non-competitive Walk focusing on education and prevention of kidney and urinary tract diseases, and awareness of the need for organ donation.
November 2, 2014 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
F R A Q U E S ' - 1st Anniversary Fraques-Tail Party of Appreciation @ Fraques | NOLA Outfitter | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Join us and help celebrate Fraques’ first year! We appreciate the support of our family and friends and this is a special Thank You from Fraques. – Discounts & Door Prizes – Appreciation Libations –[...]
Hell Yes Fest @ Siberia, The New Movement, Café Instanbul, Allways Bar, Allways Lounge, Hi-Ho Lounge, and The Shadowbox
November 11, 2014 – November 15, 2014 all-day
Hell Yes Fest @ Siberia, The New Movement, Café Instanbul, Allways Bar, Allways Lounge, Hi-Ho Lounge, and The Shadowbox | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Hell Yes Fest is an annual comedy festival held each April in Austin, TX (as part of Moontower) and November in New Orleans. After years of performing at comedy festivals of many shapes and sizes,[...]
Cry Me A River Exhibition Prospect 3+ @ Etoile Polarie lodge #1
November 14, 2014 @ 5:00 pm
Cry Me A River Exhibition Prospect 3+ @ Etoile Polarie lodge #1 | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
Cry Me A River curated by Janet Levy Simmons & Burke, Zoe Crosher, Jen DeNike, Todd Gray, Tanya Haden, Janet Levy, Rachael Neubauer, Ariana Papademetropoulos, Alia Penner, Fay Ray, Jim Shaw, Penny Slinger, Lola Rose[...]
Maria Kizito @ NOCCA Black Box
November 14, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – November 23, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
Maria Kizito @ NOCCA Black Box | New Orleans | Louisiana | United States
ArtSpot Productions and Soulographie’s Ugandan/American production of Erik Ehn’s Maria Kizitio
Art of the Cup of Tea at Le Salon @ Le Salon at Windsor Court Hotel
November 15, 2014 @ 10:00 am
Saturday, November 15 Seating times at 11:00am & 2:00pm 20% of the proceeds from the service will be donated to the Ogden Museum of Southern Art In addition, Ogden representatives will be present to showcase[...]