Pop Up Happy Hours

Pop Up Happy Hours are free events presented by the Greater New Orleans Foundation on Thursdays in August from 5:30 - 6:30pm.
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Back for the fifth year, Pop Up Happy Hours are presented by the Greater New Orleans Foundation in partnership with 504ward, Bellwether Technology, Donner-Peltier Distillers, Emerging Philanthropists of New Orleans, IBERIABank, Jones Walker LLP, Peter Mayer, Teach for America, Urban League Young Professionals, Whitney Bank, and the Young Leadership Council.

Come to these free, one-hour events and meet leaders of the New Orleans nonprofit community while enjoying complimentary cocktails from Donner-Peltier Distillers! Invite your friends – any and all are welcome!

Where will we Pop Up this year?

August 3: Cafe Reconcile  with Cease Fire NOLA

1631 Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard, 5:30 – 6:30pm


August 10: Postponed to August 31 due to weather

August 17: Louisiana Children’s Museum with Grow Dat Youth Farm and Ripple Effect

420 Julia Street, 5:30 – 6:30pm

August 24: BreakOUT!

1001 South Broad Street, 5:30 – 6:30pm

August 31: YAYA Arts Center with Make Music NOLA and Milne Inspiration Center

3322 Lasalle Street, 5:30 – 6:30pm

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Where have we Popped Up before?


Good Work Network, Contemporary Arts Center, Kingsley House, and Market Umbrella.


Stand for Children Louisiana, Bayou District Foundation, Neighborhoods Partnership Network, Youth Run NOLA, and the New Orleans Opera Association.


Advocacy Center, New Orleans Museum of Art, Edible Schoolyard, VFW Post 8973, Liberty’s Kitchen, and Junior Achievement.


Youth Empowerment ProjectGrow Dat Youth FarmAshé Cultural Arts Center, Sweet Home New Orleans, The LensJustice and Accountability Center of LouisianaUNITY of Greater New OrleansFamilies & Friends of Louisiana’s Incarcerated ChildrenPartnership for Youth Development, and Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra.

Here’s to a Greater New Orleans!