Thursday, March 5 | 7:30 p.m. , 1107 Decatur St.
Join the New Orleans Press Club for a reception after-party at longtime journo hangout Molly’s At The Market. This French Quarter bar has hosted countless gatherings of journalists since it opened in 1974, including the monthly Media Night Guest Bartending Shift. This month’s guest drink-slingers includes a rare out-of-towner, investigative reporter Lauren McGaughy of the Dallas Morning News, and local City Hall beat reporter Michael Isaac Stein of the nonprofit investigative outlet The Lens. Drinks are buy one, get one free if you’re a member of the media.
Friday, March 6 | 7 – 9 p.m.
See some local art, eat some beignets and coffee and enjoy a live New Orleans style brass band. Sponsored by Microsoft, The New York Times, Hacks/Hackers and OpenNews. Details and signup for this free event here.
Friday, March 6 | 7:30 – 10 p.m., Hilton New Orleans, 3rd floor, St. Charles Ballroom, 333 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans, LA
After spending the day at the 2020 NICAR conference, join Syracuse University, Boston University and IRE for a lively discussion with students and professors. New Orleans-style food will be served. Cash bar available. Pre-registration only here.