New Orleans Events – Thursday, Oct. 19
NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Associated Press Louisiana Daybook for Thursday, Oct. 19.
Thursday, Oct. 19 – UNITE HERE hospitality workers rally and march in New Orleans, as part of a mass mobilization across North America to call for 'justice for all' and to hold 'the richest and most powerful corporations in America accountable,' 5:00 p.m. The New Orleans workers are joined by union hospitality workers from Biloxi, Mississippi
Location: Canal Street & Convention Center Boulevard, New Orleans, LA.
Thursday, Oct. 19 – Annual Kickin' Parkinson’s Fundraiser, featuring live music, food served by more than 25 local restaurants, a silent auction, and guests from the Michael J. Fox Foundation, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Stone Creek Club & Spa, 1201 Ochsner Blvd., Covington, LA.
Thursday, Oct. 19 - Saturday, Oct. 21 – Produce Marketing Association Fresh Summit - International convention and exposition dedicated to fruit, vegetables, and floral.
Location: New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, New Orleans, LA.
Thursday, Oct. 19 - Sunday, Oct. 22 – IPS: The Mental Health Services Conference
Location: Hilton New Orleans Riverside, 2 Poydras St., New Orleans, LA.