Looking for the ultimate girlfriends getaway south of the Mason Dixon? Search no further than Festigals, a women-oriented event in New Orleans taking place this June, the weekend of June 20-23. Take in the sights and sounds of the French Quarter while also participating in workshops and discussions pertaining to life for the modern American woman.
This event is a fun, safe and enriching weekend. While there are plenty of organized events, the weekend also leaves plenty of time for you to explore the rich cultural heritage of America’s most European city.
A festival created by women for women, the Festigals weekend is designed to be all about empowering women and celebrating fashion, food, friendship and fun.
- Rhonda Shear, a New Orleans native and former Miss Louisiana, she has also worked in television and currently owns a women’s clothing line.
- Amilya Antonetti, entrepreneur, businesswoman and mother will speak Thursday evening on her recipe for “success and balance.”
This year’s celebrity chef is Tory McPhail of the Commander’s Palace restaurant. McPhail will host a culinary presentation at Cafe Adelaide on Saturday afternoon from noon to 2 p.m.
There are more fun and interesting events lined up for Festigals weekend – check it all out on their website, fesigals.com
New Orleans Bed and Breakfast Lodging
Make your weekend in New Orleans truly unforgettable by staying in a bed and breakfast during your visit. Enjoy historic, luxurious lodging, delicious breakfasts and welcoming innkeepers.