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Best Live Venue (Large)

1. Tipitina (501 Napoleon Avenue, 504-895-8477, tipitinas.com)

2. House of Blues (225 Decatur St., 504-310-4999; houseofblues.com/neworleans)

3. Fillmore (6 Canal St., 504-881-1555; fillmorenola.com)

Best Live Music Venue (Small)

1. maple leaf bar (8316 Oak Street, 504-866-9359; mapleleafbar.com)

2. Gasagasa (4920 Freret St., 504-571-5522; facebook.com/gasagasaonfreret)

3. dba (618 Frenchmen St., 504-942-3731; dbaneworleans.com)

the best casino

1. Harrah’s New Orleans (8 Canal Street, 800-427-7247; caesars.com/harrahs-new-orleans)

2. Boomtown Casino (4132 Peters Road, Harvey, 504-366-7711;boomtownneworleans.com)

3. Treasure Chest Casino (5050 Williams Blvd., Kenner, 504-443-8000, treasurechest.com)

best escape room

1. Crew Carré (830 Union St.; 2712 Athania Pkwy., Metairie; 6930 Veterans Memorial Blvd., Kenner; 504-667-2583; Cluecarre.com)

2. Escape My Room (633 Constance Street, 504-475-7580, escapemyroom.com)

3. The Escape Game New Orleans (233 N. Peters St., 504-608-3499; theescapegame.com)

best festival

1. New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival (nojazzfest.com)

2. French Quarter Festival (frenchquarterfest.org)

3. Midcity Bayou Boogaloo (thebayouboogaloo.com)







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Best Mardi Gras Parade

1. muse (kreweofmuses.org)

2. Endymion (endymion.org)

3. Iris (kreweofiris.org) (TIE)

3. Tux (kreweoftucks.com) (TIE)







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Best locally owned cinema

1. Prytania (5339 Prytania St., 504-891-2787, theprytania.com; 333 Canal St., 3rd Floor, 504-290-2658, prytaniacanalplace.com)

2. The Broad Theater (636 N. Broad St., 504-218-1008; thebroadtheater.com)

3. Zeitgeist Theater & Lounge (6621 St. Claude Ave., Arabi, 504-352-1150; zeitgeistnola.org)

Best outdoor live music venues

1. broadside (600 N. Broad St., 504-218-1008, broadsidenola.com)

2. Bacchanal (600 Poland Avenue, 504-948-9111; bacchanalwine.com)

3. Champions Square (504-587-3663; Champions-square.com)

Great place to see burlesque

1. Always Lounge & Cabaret (2240 ​​St. Claude Ave.; theallwayslounge.net)

2. House of Blues (225 Decatur St., 504-310-4999; houseofblues.com/neworleans)

3. The Jazz Playhouse (Royal Sonesta Hotel, 300 Bourbon St, 504-553-2299; sonesta.com/jazzplayhouse)

Great place to see drag

1. Country club (634 Louisa St., 504-945-0742; thecountryclubneworleans.com)

2. Always Lounge & Cabaret (2240 ​​St. Claude Ave.; theallwayslounge.net)

3. House of Blues (225 Decatur St., 504-310-4999; houseofblues.com/neworleans)

best strip club

1. penthouse club (727 Iberville St., 504-524-4354; penthouseclubneworleans.com)

2. Rick’s Cabaret (315 Bourbon St., 504-524-4222; rickscabaretneworleans.com)

3. Larry Flynt’s Hustler Club (225 Bourbon St., 504-524-0010; neworleanshustlerclub.com)







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best super sundae

1. uptown

2. Downtown

3. West Bank

the funniest politician

1. Latoya Cantrell

2. John Neely Kennedy

3. Billy Nungesser

Best Local Music Artist/Band

1. revivalist (therevivalists.com)

2. Tank and Bangas (tankandthebangas.com)

3. Sweetcrude (sweetcrudeband.com)

Best Local Theater Company

1. Le Petit Theater (616 St. Peter St., 504-522-2081; lepetittheatre.com)

2. NOLA Project (nolaproject.com)

3. Tennessee Williams Theater Company, New Orleans (twtheatrenola.com)







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best marching group

1. 610 Stomper (610stompers.com)

2. St. Augustine High School (2600 AP Tureaud Ave., 504-944-2424; staugnola.org)

3. Amelia Earhortes (aecabinkrewe.com)


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