The Louisiana State Museum and and Friends of the Cabildo’s Second Thursday Lecture Series is held on the second Thursday of each month, beginning at 6 p.m. at the New Orleans Jazz Museum at the Old U.S. Mint. Every month a different topic is explored from Louisiana’s unique history. Programs are free of charge; refreshments courtesy of Friends of the Cabildo. For more information, contact Friends of the Cabildo at 504.523.3939.
April 11 (6PM): – Dave Thomas “The Fests before the Fest” A Lecture on Festivals that pre-dated Jazz Fest”
May 9 (6PM): – Sara Ann Harris “Dance Halls of Spanish Louisiana”