New Orleans Events - W Happenings at W French Quarter
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SUNDAY CINEMA FEATURING "HALLOWEEN"
Sunday, October 19, 7:00 pm
Sunday Cinema is back! Join us for a free movie in the W French Quarter courtyard. This month we are getting into the spirit with "Halloween.” Snack on complimentary popcorn or indulge in small bites and a themed cocktail, available for purchase starting at $5. Seating is first come first serve.
Movie begins at approximately 7:45 pm. Recommended dinner reservation time is 6 pm. Parking is complimentary with dinner reservation as space is available. Call for reservations: 504-552-4095
W Hotels Worldwide in Partnership with Human Rights Campaign presents TURN IT UP FOR CHANGE
Thursday, October 30, 5:30-7:30 pm
W Hotels Worldwide has partnered with HRC to stand up for marriage equality in all 50 states. The fight for equal rights is far from over, and we’re amped to prove that love has no limit.
Turn it up for change at our monthly live music Happenings at W hotels across the country, where a percentage of the proceeds will be donated to benefit HRC’s marriage equality initiative.
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W French Quarter in partnership with HRC New Orleans presents the kickoff for “Turn It Up For Change” on Thursday, Oct. 30 from 5:30 – 7:30pm. Sip. Mingle. Hang out as DJ Jenna Jordan spins in the courtyard. Stick around after as we project the football game on the big screen. Small bites, beer, wine and cocktails available for purchase with the proceeds benefiting HRC. For more information on the New Orleans HRC chapter, please visit their site.
Join in the conversation and share photos with #LOVEHASNOLIMIT and #WHRC.
TAILGATING AND FOOTBALL GAMES ON THE BIG SCREEN
Sunday, October 26, 6:00 pm
Come watch New Orleans take on Green Bay in the W French Quarter courtyard. We'll be projecting the game on the big screen complimentary. BYOC (bring your own chair) or use one of ours and help us cheer on our boys. Chef Juan Carlos from SoBou will be grilling and we'll have snacks, beer, wine and cocktails available for purchase. No entry fee. Tailgating starts at 6pm.
We'll be showing the following evening football games in the courtyard so mark your calendar and join us for tailgating!
October 30 | New Orleans vs. Carolina
November 24 | New Orleans vs. Baltimore
December 15 |New Orleans vs. Chicago
Of course, all games will be playing in the bar (and we have tables with their own beer taps!).
SoBou Sips presents GO TO THE DARK SIDE WITH ABSINTHE
Monday, October 13, 5:30 - 6:30 pm, $25
Ever wanted to know the difference between a potato vodka and rice vodka? Can you tell the difference between Rum and Rhum? How is a Bourbon different that a Rye? SoBou Sips is a monthly series that will explore the ever increasing variety of spirits and liqueurs. Led by Bar Chef Abigail Gullo, SoBou Sips is open to industry professionals and the drinking enthusiast alike. Every session includes a tasting of spirits, a palate-cleansing cocktail and a blind tasting. Prepare your stomach beforehand with Happier Hour bites from 3-6 p.m. With delicious bites and sips from SoBou, you are sure to leave in high spirits! Let SoBou Sips raise your spirits this October. We will go to the dark side and taste three types of Absinthe along with a palate-cleansing cocktail. Come taste if you dare! Call 504-552-4095 to reserve your spot.
Monday, November 10, 6:00pm
Bring something different to the Thanksgiving Table this year. When a whiskey is neither a Bourbon nor a Rye, it is an American Whiskey. Try this fresh new category with 4 tastings and a palate cleansing cocktail for $25. Come to SoBou and taste this uniquely different spirit next Monday, November 10th at 6pm. Join us early for Happier Hour Bites from 3-6. Call now to reserve your spot.
Monday, December 8, 6:00pm
Warm up this winter with a smoky SoBou Sips this December. Scotch is such a huge category, we will just focus on the beautiful range of scotch from the island of Islay, famous for its peat and smoke. 3 tastings and a palate cleansing cocktail for $25. Monday December 8th at 6pm. Join us early for Happier Hour Bites from 3-6. Call now to reserve your spot.
READY, SET, SHAKE
Thursday, November 6, 5:30 pm
Thursday, December 4, 5:30 pm
Come see the show! Our bartenders duke it out with ingredients from the kitchen to see who can make the best cocktail with what they’re given. If you’re lucky enough to be sitting at the bear, you get to taste the results and vote for your favorite! First Thursday of the month at 5:30 pm.
NAUGHTY + NICE HOLIDAY MOVIE SERIES
Thursday, December 4 - "Christmas Vacation" 6:00-9:00pm
Thursday, December 11 - "Home Alone” 6:00-9:00pm
Snuggle up under the stars in the courtyard at W French Quarter and celebrate the holidays with our third annual W Happening Naughty + Nice Movie Series. Join us for a complimentary holiday series featuring movie-style small bites and specialty hot drinks from SoBou. Admission is free. Heaters will be in the courtyard along with a limited number of chairs, weather permitting. Guests are encouraged to bring collapsible chairs and blankets if desired. Arrive early to grab a spot as space is limited.