Outdoor fun

Mardi Gras Marching Krewes You’ve Never Heard Of 

In the last decade, a proliferation of dance/marching krewes have become almost as synonymous with Mardi Gras as floats and marching bands are. While most of these krewes carter to more adult sensibilities, N...

Parade Day Planning: Our Guide to Mardi Gras 2020

Updated 2/13/20 From suspended parade routes to more safety rules, Mardi Gras 2020 could see a lot of changes. Here’s what's new for this year’s Carnival season. Mardi Gras 2020 Kid-Fun Parades & Safety...

A Fun & Healthy New Year: January/February 2020

JAN 4  National Trivia Day  Work out your brain while spending time with the family by playing a game of Trivial Pursuit.  JAN 6  Carnival Begins  March down to the French Quarter for the Joan of Arc parad...

Museum Day Live 2019

While NolaBoomers.com is under construction, our articles can be found here on our sister site, Nola Family.  Mark your calendar! Museum Day is an annual celebration of boundless curiosity hosted by Smithso...
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Scouting in the 21st Century

July 11, 2019 From girls in the Boy Scouts to STEM badges, two iconic youth organizations are redefining the scout. Part One Boy Scouts of America: Not just for Boys “Why can’t I be a Cub Scout, too?” Ten-...

Beat the Heat, NOLA!

Here are 21 'cool' things to do in July and August that you will NOT want to miss. JULY TUES 2 AquaVan Rosa F. Keller Library and Community Center. The AquaVan brings the excitement of the Aquarium to the...

Independence Day Celebrations

While NolaBoomers.com is under construction, our articles can be found here on our sister site, Nola Family.  by Nola Family Staff Get your red, white, and blue ready to celebrate America with your families a...

Babies and Breweries

Local parents can indulge in their love of beer (with their babies) thanks to the rise of family-friendly breweries in the Crescent City. Heather Reznick has two kids and one on the way, but that doesn’t stop ...

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