This week marks the 200th anniversary of the city's incorportation of Tremé, and to mark the bicentennial, the six-day event Tremé 200 is happening all week long with events like tonights Club Crawl/Bar Hop starting at Lil Dizzy's and heading to Kermit's Speak Easy, Candelight Lounge, and more. Tomorrow's Brass Under the Bridge at Lemann Park, and Saturday's "Rejoicin' in the Park" Gospel Fest at Armstrong Park will both be epic.
If you're heading to the celebration, and need a breakfast, lunch, or dinner suggestion, look no further. From Canal to St. Bernard and Rampart to Broad, here are nine places you must try in the Greater Tremé area. They're not all restaurants? some are food stores, one actually doubles as an art gallery? but they're all totally affordable and worth the visit to this amazing, historical neighborhood.Read More