R+L CARRIERS NEW ORLEANS BOWL ANNOUNCES 2014 DATE AND TIME AND CONFERENCE AFFILIATIONS

R+L CARRIERS NEW ORLEANS BOWL ANNOUNCES 2014 DATE AND TIME AND CONFERENCE AFFILIATIONS 

NEW ORLEANS- R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl officials and the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation announced today that the 2014 R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl will be played on Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 10 a.m. (CST). The game will be played in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome and will air on ESPN.

The R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl recently extended its contracts with both the Sun Belt Conference and Conference USA for the next six years, extending through the 2019 game.
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2014 NBA All-Star Brings in $106.1 Million in Economic Impact

When the city of New Orleans was awarded the NBA’s 2014 All-Star Game, the local and state economy was expected to receive a significant boost from hosting professional basketball’s midseason showcase event. As it turns out, that impact was even larger than initially anticipated.

After projecting 2014 NBA All-Star to generate $89.6 million, a recent study by the University of New Orleans’ Hospitality Research Center found that the economic impact proved to be $106.1 million. A total of $60.4 million came in direct spending, with another $45.7 million in secondary spending.

Visitors spent an average of $904 during their mid-February tri
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R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl hosts successful local youth football clinic

R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl hosts successful local youth football clinic

 

New Orleans, La.– The R+L Carriers New Orleans Bowl, in conjunction with the Tulane University football program, held a free football clinic for high school students on Wednesday, June 4 at Turchin Stadium. More than 125 student athletes, ages 14 to 18, participated in the clinic.

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2014 New Orleans Host Committee Announces Successful NBA All-Star Game

The New Orleans NBA All-Star Host Committee announced today that the 63rd annual NBA All-Star drew more than 50,000 visitors to New Orleans and had an estimated economic impact of almost $90 million for the Crescent City.

The game may have come down to the last minute with the Eastern Conference All-Stars defeating the Western Conference All-Stars by a record score of 163-155 at the newly christened Smoothie King Center, but perhaps the City of New Orleans and State of Louisiana were the biggest winners, benefiting from the national and international media attention, the positive economic impact of the event and heartfelt community service that has become a trademark of the NBA and its All-Star week.

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NOLA to Host 2015 USAV Girls’ Junior National Championships!

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 17, 2014) – USA Volleyball is proud to announce the City of New Orleans will host the 2015 USA Volleyball Girls’ Junior National Championships (GJNC) June 23 to July 2 at the New Orleans Morial Convention Center, which is expected to bring an estimated economic impact of $23 million to the city.
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WWE On Sale Party this Friday!

FREE ADMISSION!
COMPLIMENTARY PARKING IN GARAGE 1A BEGINNING AT 2 PM ON EVENT DAY (FOR ON-SALE PARTY GUESTS ONLY)!

One day before WrestleMania XXX tickets are made available to the general public, you can score seats to The Grandest Stage of Them All at the official On-Sale Party Friday, Nov. 15, at Champions Square in New Orleans!
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2014 All-Star Host Committee Co-Chairs Announced

NEW ORLEANS (November 12, 2013) – The New Orleans NBA All-Star Host Committee and the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation officially welcomed All-Star co-chairs Avery Johnson, ESPN, and Rita Benson LeBlanc, Vice Chairman, New Orleans Pelicans and New Orleans Saints, at a press conference today.
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