New Orleans Events – Friday, Sept. 1
NEW ORLEANS (AP) – Associated Press Louisiana Daybook for Friday, Sept. 1.
Friday, Sep. 1 – New Orleans French Market Corporation's Board of Directors meeting, 12:00 p.m.
Location: 1008 N. Peters St., New Orleans, LA.
Friday, Sep. 1 – The Baptist Pastors Conference hosts an informational forum for New Orleans Mayoral and City Council candidates, 7:00 p.m. Participants include New Orleans mayoral candidates Michael Bagneris, Latoya Cantrell and Desiree Charbonnet.
Location: Second Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, 2828 Fourth St., New Orleans, LA.
Friday, Sep. 1 – Monday, Sep. 4 – Louisiana Shrimp and Petroleum Festival.
Location: Morgan City, LA.
Saturday, Sep. 2 – President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump make a second trip to Texas, and visit Louisiana, in the wake of flooding from Hurricane Harvey. The couple visited Corpus Christi and Austin, TX, earlier in the week. Harvey made landfall along the Gulf Coast as a Category 4 hurricane Aug. 25 before being downgraded to a tropical storm Aug. 26, briefly moved back out into the Gulf of Mexico, then moved on a path up through the U.S. over the course of the week, as a tropical depression.