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Tours, plant sales top New Orleans home and garden calendar | Home/Garden

Brother Martin Holiday House Tour Dec. 3

Three houses will be open Dec. 3 for the Brother Martin Higher University Females of the Shield Holiday break Household Tour.

From midday to 3 p.m., members can view 105 and 242 Mulberry Generate and 303 Vincent St. in Previous Metairie.

Desserts and cocktails will be offered at numerous stops, with the Crusader Band furnishing musical entertainment. Holiday vendors will also be on hand. 

Tickets commence at $30, $65 for patrons. Proceeds go to the Girls of the Defend Endowment at the faculty.

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PRC plans property tour, patron social gathering

The Preservation Useful resource Middle kicks off its holiday break happenings with the 47th Vacation Home Tour Patron Party on Dec. 3, followed by the tour of houses and a bonus assets Dec. 10-11.

Six Backyard District residences, dressed for the holidays, will be bundled in the tour. There will also be tunes, a boutique, e-book signings and design and style talks.

Households on the tour, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., will consist of:

  • 2328 Chestnut St.
  • 1221 To start with St.
  • 1225 Third St.
  • 1339 Toledano St.
  • 3303 and 3311 Coliseum St.
  • Louise S. McGehee Faculty, 2343 Prytania St.

The boutique is situated at the school. Tour headquarters are at The Rink, 2727 Prytania St.

An increased experience is offered that includes a curated tour for 15 persons, two excursions every single working day.

The bash, 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., options a tour of the Neill residence on Coliseum Square, music and beverages. A VIP hour, at 6 p.m., consists of Champagne, poetry and specialty cuisine.

Tickets start off at $40. Visit

Holiday break Traditions functions courtyards, tastings Dec. 4

Seem inside French Quarter courtyards decked for the holidays and enjoy some Creole and Cajun tastings Dec. 4 at Vacation Traditions, hosted by the Spring Fiesta Affiliation.

At stops together the tour, storytellers will offer you facts on holidays in the Crescent Metropolis, tree lights, Christmas Eve in Cajun place, Hanukah traditions in the South and additional.

The excursions commence at 4 p.m. and the tastings at 6 p.m. The excursions start at the Spring Fiesta Home, 826 St. Ann St., in New Orleans.

Tickets begin at $25. Check out

Tour and caroling set for French Quarter Dec. 18

Decorations abound in the French Quarter properties involved in the Patio Planters of the Vieux Carré’s annual Holiday break Dwelling Tour.

The self-guided walking tour features 5 private residences from midday to 4 p.m. Dec. 18. A restricted variety of tickets will be bought.

A wide variety of property designs and decors will be provided in the party, which precedes the once-a-year Caroling in Jackson Sq. at 7 p.m.

On the net tickets and day-of tickets can be obtained at the Cabildo, 701 Chartres St., on the sq., commencing at 11 a.m.

Tickets commence at $30 in advance, $35 on the day. Pay a visit to patioplanters.internet.