Events

  • Green-Up with Entergy 1 rsvp

    Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 08:00 AM
    Sojourner Truth Neighborhood Center

    Join Friends of Lafitte Greenway and the Entergy team for a green-up. We'll start with a short workout on the Greenway then clean up litter to keep the Greenway clean, green, and beautiful.

  • Get Fit the Green Way: Zumba

    Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 06:00 PM
    Sojourner Truth Neighborhood Center Field (between playground and tennis courts) in New Orleans, LA

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    Zumba is back! ¡Zumba ha regresado!

    Join the party with a free Zumba dance-fitness class on the Greenway! Zumba is the perfect combo of fitness and fun: a Latin-inspired cardio-dance workout! All levels welcome. No experience required!

    ¡Únete a la fiesta con una clase gratuita de Zumba en el Greenway! Zumba es la mezcla perfecta de ejercicio y fiesta: ejercico cardiológico inspirado por la musica y el baile latino. Todos niveles son bienvenidos. ¡No requiere experiencia!

  • The Extra Mile 8 rsvps

    Tuesday, May 02, 2017 at 05:30 PM
    Lafitte Greenway at Jeff. Davis Pkwy

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    Make your GiveNOLA Day donation go the extra mile! Join us for a fun, one-mile running race after work on GiveNOLA Day and our generous sponsors, Shaun and Foster Duncan, will chip in $10 per runner.

    To enter, simply click here give to Friends of Lafitte Greenway on GiveNOLA Day, and lace up your running shoes! 

    Gather at 5:30pm on the Greenway at Jefferson Davis Parkway. The race will start at 6:00pm. Afterwards, join us at Bayou Beer Garden to celebrate.

  • Bayou Boogaloo Root Beer Float Float

    Friday, May 19, 2017 at 04:00 PM through May 21, 2017
    the banks of Bayou St. John

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    We're bringing back the Root Beer Float Float, our floating root beer float booth on the Bayou St. John at Bayou Boogaloo, and we need your help! Volunteers will be scooping ice cream, pouring root beer, and delivering joy to thousands of Bayou Boogaloo attendees. To sign up for a shift (or several!) click the button below.

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    Proceeds from the Root Beer Float Float support Friends of Lafitte Greenway.

  • Greenway Soirée 2017 21 rsvps

    Friday, October 06, 2017 at 06:00 PM
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    Friends of Lafitte Greenway hosts the Greenway Soirée, an elegant evening of dining, dancing, and drinks to support New Orleans’ newest green space.

    Photo by Emory Graham