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This Weekend in New Orleans: Wakaan Takeover, Freewater 10, ChristmasFest, & More

We hope you had a merry Christmas y’all! Or whatever other winter you choose to celebrate. If you’re looking for something to keep the fun energy going, check out our NOLA Weekend Guide!

There are still some holiday festivities going on around the city through the end of the month. Nola ChristmasFest and the Audubon Zoo Lights continue their weekend runs. 

In musical news, Liquid Stranger is taking over the Joy Theatre for a two-night run. The Wakaan Nola NYE Takeover is an event you can’t miss this year. Of the Trees plays at Republic, and Techno Club welcomes a very special guest this weekend. 

Check out these & all our other picks from this weekend in New Orleans:


Want your event featured in a Weekend Guide? Send your event information and a photo to sierra@riverbeats.life 

All Weekend

20dec(dec 20)10:00 am31(dec 31)11:00 pmNOLA Christmasfest at the Convention Center

26dec(dec 26)6:00 pm29(dec 29)9:00 pmAudubon Zoo Lights Presented by Audubon Nature Institute


Thursday 26

26dec(dec 26)10:00 pm27(dec 27)1:00 amWAKAAN NOLA NYE TAKEOVER: Liquid Stranger & Friends


Friday 27

27dec(dec 27)11:00 pm28(dec 28)5:00 amTechno Club presents Spektrum feat. Special Guest FÙNKÉ

27dec(dec 27)11:59 pm28(dec 28)3:00 amOf The Trees + bàwldy, Phulti at Republic NOLA

27dec10:00 pm11:59 pmEyehategod at Tipitina's


Saturday 28

28dec(dec 28)8:00 pm29(dec 29)2:00 amOff The Record at Man Ray Records

28dec(dec 28)10:00 pm29(dec 29)3:00 amFreewater Studios presents...FREEWATER 10

28dec9:30 pm10:30 pmF*CK THIS YEAR: a comedy show about 2019


Sunday 29

29dec(dec 29)11:00 pm30(dec 30)7:00 amRewind - Sundays with Unicorn Fukr + Guests


Featured Photo: Bryce Ell Photo

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