Twilight at Longue Vue

Twilight at Longue Vue is a series of casual, open-air showcases for local musicians across all genres, the first and third Wednesday evening of each month during daylight savings time. Bring drinks, snacks, picnic seating, or just your walking shoes to enjoy the cool hours of the day in the Longue Vue Gardens.

Twilight Picnic Boxes available from Edith and Edgar’s Museum Cafe: Choose a charcuterie box or a veggie box, both featuring garnishes from the Longue Vue gardens. Boxes are $17/each and may be picked up upon arrival. Each box includes a cold beverage. Click HERE to purchase a Twilight Picnic Box to add to your ticket purchase.


Thank you to our Fall Season Sponsor, AOS Interior Environments, for supporting Twilight at Longue Vue! 

Upcoming Performers

All shows start at approximately 5:30PM.

November 2: Mia Borders – A native of uptown New Orleans, Mia Borders’ powerhouse vocals and compelling songwriting have made her a perennial figure in the regional music scene. Heralded locally and nationally as one of the city’s best talents, Borders has been featured on’s coverage of The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, and has performed at such renowned venues as Essence Festival, Brazil’s Bourbon Street Music Festival, House of Blues New Orleans, Tipitina’s, Santa Cruz Blues Fest, Chattanooga’s Night Fall, and The Kennedy Center for Performing Arts. She has shared bills with B.B. King, Corinne Bailey Rae, Lee Fields, and Marc Broussard, among others.

Lawn Seating

Bring drinks, snacks, or picnic seating and find a space to relax on the Spanish Court.

$10/person; $5/for annual members

Lawn Seating Tickets

Portico Terrace Seating

Enjoy a private section of the Portico Terrace with table seating for a group of five or a group of ten. Flowers and cold beverages are included. You will be “backstage” from the Twilight performance, with views overlooking the Portico Garden. 15% discount for annual members.

Group of 5: $150Group of 10: $250

Reserve Portico Terrace Seating

Balcony Seating

Expansive views overlooking Spanish Court and the Longue Vue grounds are included in this “backstage” view of performances. Private seating for up to eight with fresh flowers from the gardens and cold beverages. 15% discount for annual members.

Group of 8: $250

Reserve Balcony Seating


Thank you to our 2022 Twilight Sponsors!

Click here to view Sponsorship Opportunities for Twilight performances in 2022.


Thank you to past artists and performers of our 2022 Twilight series! 

Email Neana Collins at for inquiries about performing.

For member questions regarding discounted lawn tickets and other seating packages,

please contact Jen Sharp at or (504) 293-4710.