October 22nd, 2014
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It’s Thursday, October 23 and 10:06am in Downtown New Orleans.
The DDD would like to once again welcome the Bayou Classic to Downtown New Orleans. The DDD is proud to be a sponsor of this historic event and we hope the hundreds of fans and alumni of Southern University and Grambling State University will enjoy all the excitement and culture that Downtown has to offer. For a list of all the events visit www.mybayouclassic.com.
New Orleans ranked #2 employment market in the country Manpower
New Orleans has 3rd fastest wage growth in the USA CareerBuilder.com
Downtown's population has doubled in the past 10 years to 5,100 residents. It is expected to double again by 2020.
Sporting and cultural events attract 2.5 million visitors Downtown each year
Forbes.com ranks New Orleans #8 in Top Cities to Relocate Forbes.com
New Orleans Tourism Breaks Record in 2011 with 8.75 Million Visitors University of New Orleans Hospitality Research Center
Downtown welcomes approximately 120,000 people on a given week-day, enough to make it the fourth largest city in Louisiana
New Orleans listed as 1 of 5 safe havens to ride out the recession Christian Science Monitor