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Highlighted below are activities and opportunities offered by local small business owners wishing to engage with NCORE attendees. Check back as more will be added!
No Dream Deferred
No Dream Deferred creates theatre programming that is culturally relevant to our New Orleans audience. Their vision is to employ a revolutionary approach to art-making in their city and communities and in doing so create theatre that is anchored to place. Tickets are available for purchase to The Defiance of Dandelions by Philana Imade Omorotionmwan through June 17, 2023.
JAMNOLA is topsy-turvy stroll through 17 exhibits celebrating New Orleans' art, music, and theatrics. As you explore the beautiful artwork, enjoy the opportunity to take plenty of selfies to remember your time in The Big Easy! Purchase tickets & reserve your timeslot in advance at Jamnola.com using coupon code NCORE. Tickets will sell out! (Reschedule free of charge up to 24 hours before your timeslot.)
Museum of the Southern Jewish Experience
The Museum of the Southern Jewish Experience explores the many ways that Jews in the American South influenced and were influenced by the distinct cultural heritage of their new homes. It's one of USA Today's 10 Best Attractions in the nation, and an unmissable destination during your time in New Orleans. They invite you to visit while you're in town and mention NCORE for a 20% discount on your ticket! The museum is located one mile from the Hilton Riverside hotel.
UNIQUE NOLA TOURS
The Locals' Guide to the French Quarter, The Glamorous Garden District, and Our Favorite Ghosts are some of the tours offered by Unique NOLA Tours. Crafting guests’ experience into something special is their calling card. By employing exceptional guides and limiting the number of people on tour to 15 people - a more personal journey for you and your group awaits. NCORE attendees can receive 20% off a tour by using code SCHRS20. Learn more and book by visiting their website or by calling (504) 777-7769.