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Freretian Walking Tour

  • Village Coffee 5335 Freret St New Orleans, LA, 70115 United States (map)

Start your Jazzfest Saturday on Freret Street seeing the work of Jane Jacobs in action.

The guided tour starts at 9AM in front of Village Coffee (5335 Freret Street – on the corner of Freret and Jefferson) and ends at 10 am at High Hat Café (4500 Freret).

Led by neighborhood residents and business owners- topics covered will include: a brief history of the area, small business development, zoning, blight, green + new construction techniques, building restoration, tax credits and how these issues relate to, and were impacted by the work Jane Jacobs to create this Freretian renaissance post “K”.

Time: 9:00am-10:00am

Date: Saturday, May 5th

Event Start: Village Coffee (5335 Freret Street)

Event End: High Hat Cafe (4500 Freret Street)

Host Organization: Brottworks and

Registration: RSVP if possible to Andy Brott at

Accessibility: This event is accessible and welcoming to wheelchairs, bicycles, children, seniors, dogs, etc.

Earlier Event: May 5
New Orleans: Portage Roll
Later Event: May 5
Brownstone Brooklyn