September 19th, 2014
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It’s Sunday, September 21 and 7:09pm 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.
Sporting and cultural events attract 2.5 million visitors Downtown each year
New Orleans listed as 1 of 5 safe havens to ride out the recession Christian Science Monitor
Downtown's Arts District is home to 18 art galleries and 5 museums.
Louisiana ranked #1 State of the Year Southern Business & Development
Downtown's population has doubled in the past 10 years to 5,100 residents. It is expected to double again by 2020.
Hungry? There are 176 restaurants and 32 sidewalk cafes in Downtown New Orleans
"The transformation that's taking place in New Orleans both socially and economically is stunning." World Trade 100 Magazine
Downtown is 1.2 walkable square miles