Hear from LaToya: Upcoming forums, debates and other events

New Orleans’ mayoral race is in its final stretch with just over a month left until the Oct. 14 primary.

For those who missed LaToya Cantrell’s neighborhood listening tour in June or her events meeting citizens in July and in August and for those who would just like to hear even more from LaToya, there are an abundance of opportunities.

See the full LaToya Cantrell for Mayor events calendar.

Come out to an upcoming forum or debate to hear LaToya answer questions about her vision and platform for the people of New Orleans.


Upcoming forums, debates and other events

(Check back often as these events are subject to change.)

Mayoral Forum on Music Policy

When: 6:30 to 8 p.m., Monday, Sept. 11

Where: Carver Theater, 2101 Orleans Ave.

Hosts: The Ella Project, Offbeat Media, The Recording Academy



Mayoral Candidate Panel at Xavier University

When: 6:30-8 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 13

Where: Xavier University Center Ballroom

Host: Xavier University


Mayoral Forum on Flood Risk and Environmental Adaptation

When: 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14

Where: New Orleans Jazz Market, 1436 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd.

Host: Urban Conservancy


Algiers Candidates Forum

When: 6 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 14

Where:  Alice Harte Charter School, 5300 Berkeley Drive

Host: Algiers Neighborhood Presidents Council, Inspire Charter Schools, Algiers Economic Development Foundation, Krewe of Athena, Women Standing Up, Old Algiers Main Street, League of Women Voters of New Orleans


MoVE Initiative Mayoral Forum

When: 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 15

Where: Cafe Istanbul, 2372 St. Claude Ave.

Host: Millennial Voter Engagement Initiative


Shaping a Livable Historic City Mayoral Forum

When: 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19

Where: Loyola University Nunemaker Auditorium, 6363 St. Charles Ave, 3rd floor

Hosts: Preservation Resource Center, Louisiana Landmarks Society


Lake Terrace Property Owners’ Association/Lake Area Council/New Orleans Advocate Mayoral Forum

When: 8-9 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 20

Where: Hellenic Center, 1200 Robert E. Lee Blvd.

Host: Lake Terrace Property Owners’ Association/Lake Area Council/New Orleans Advocate


South Broad Business Coalition Mayoral Forum

When: 4:30-6:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 21

Where: Rhodes Funeral Home, 3933 Washington Ave.

Hosts: South Broad Business Coalition


Hospitality Industry Mayoral Forum
When: 5:30-8 p.m., Monday, Sept. 25

Where: Le Petit Theatre du Vieux Carre, 616 St Peter St,

Hosts: New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau


Mayoral Candidates’ Forum

When: 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Sept. 26

Where: Xavier University, University Center ballroom on third floor

Hosts: African American Women of Purpose & Power, Urban League of Louisiana


United Way Candidate Forum on Childhood Issues

When: 6-8 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 27

Where: WYES-TV, 916 Navarre Ave.

Hosts: United Way


African-American Male Wellness Forum

When: Thursday, 6-8 p.m., Sept. 28

Where: Dillard University, Professional Schools & Science Building/Georges Auditorium, 2601 Gentilly Blvd.

Hosts: Bishop Tom Watson, of Watson Memorial Teaching Ministries


Mayoral Debate

When: 6-7 p.m., Tuesday Oct. 3

Where: Dillard University, 2601 Gentilly Blvd.

Hosts: WDSU


Small Business mayoral forum, sponsored by the New Orleans Business Alliance and the Small Business & Entreprenurship Coalition

When: 11 a.m. – 1:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 5

Where: Ashe Powerhouse Theatre, 1731 Baronne St.


When: 7-9 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 5
Where: Loyola College of Law


Women FIRST: A Conversation & Benefit Concert for Formerly Incarcerated Women

When: 6-7 p.m., Friday Oct. 6
Where: Carver Theatre, 2101 Orleans Ave.
Hosts: Louisiana Prison Education Coalition and Operation Restoration
When: 6:30-9p.m., Monday Oct. 9
Where: St. Thomas Thien Center, 14001 Dwyer Blvd
Hosts: Mary Queen of Vietnam Church
When: 7-9p.m, Tuesday Oct. 10
Where: 1427 Oretha Haley Castle Blvd
Hosts: LaToya Cantrell for Mayor
When: 6-8p.m., Wednesday Oct 11
Where: WWL Studios, 4902 Canal St
Hosts: WWL-TV/Committee for a Better New Orleans