Comedy, Dance Clubs, Ice Cream, Yoga

Big Freedia and Big Tunes Are The Best Free Events This Weekend

If you’re reading this, it’s too late to see the best free event the city had to offer this week. Tank & The Bangas performed on Thursday at the Aloft Hotel for the price of no dollars and if you weren’t there, we can’t help you. But you can dry your tears on the stacks of money you’ll save by only hitting up free events this weekend.

Check out a few of our favorites below.

Heatwave! 5th Anniversary Edition

Posted by Heatwave: New Orleans on Sunday, July 29, 2018

Ann Glaviano has kept her Motown night and its safe dancefloor going in the city for half a decade. If New Orleans’ Heatwave nights were a child, they’d be in kindergarten right now. That has to be worth celebrating, right?

Where: Twelve Mile Limit
When: Saturday, August 11, 10 p.m.
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Twelve Mile Limit
$ $$$
Getting there
500 S Telemachus St, New Orleans, LA 70119, USA
Opening Hours
Mon-Fri 5pm–2am
Sat 10am–2am
Sun 10am–12am
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Big Freedia at The Maison

Posted by Eventbrite for Organizers on Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Yeah, you might have missed Tank. However, her Head Banga tourmate is also doing a free show this weekend and there’s still time to get there. Check out the Queen Diva on Saturday for absolutely zero greenbacks.

Where: The Maison
When: Saturday, August 11, 10 p.m.
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The Maison
$$ $$
Getting there
508 Frenchmen St, New Orleans, LA 70116, USA
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Local Uproar

Posted by Paul Oswell on Monday, August 6, 2018

Local Uproar might just be the best free event in the city. Not only is the comedy free, there’s also free ice cream! That’s called coming out ahead.

Where: The AllWays Lounge
When: Saturday, August 11 at 8 p.m.
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The AllWays Lounge & Cabaret
$ $$$
Getting there
2240 St Claude Ave, New Orleans, LA 70117, USA
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7th Ward Ice Cream Speakeasy

Posted by Rahn Broady on Tuesday, August 7, 2018

The ice cream is more-than-likely not free at this pop-up event by the oddball flavor originators at 7th Ward. There will be entertainment, though, and you should never turn down the opportunity to see a free show. Loren Farese, Jeremy Joyce, and Caitlin Hill will perform.

Where: 1426 Touro Street
When: Friday, August 10 at 10 p.m.
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1426 Touro St
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1426 Touro St, New Orleans, LA 70116, USA
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Yoga

Posted by Blue Arrow Yoga & Spa on Tuesday, August 7, 2018

There are few places more relaxing than the chime tree in City Park. Start your comedown from Saturday right with some free yoga underneath this singing behemoth.

Where: Chime Tree, City Park
When: Sunday, August 12 at 10 a.m.
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City Park
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City Park, New Orleans, LA, USA
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