On December 22

OPTION #1: Stay right here! We’ve embedded the stream at the top of this page. (Click the “broken square” icon in the lower right corner of the video to watch full screen.)

OPTION #2: Click here to watch the concert directly on YouTube.

OPTION #3: Click here to watch the concert directly on Facebook.

OPTION #4: Click here to check out the silent auction. (Bid through December 25 at 2pm!)

OPTION #5: If you have a smart TV, open the YouTube app and search for The NOCCA Institute.

On December 24…

Tune in to WDSU at 10:30pm.

On December 25…

Tune in to WDSU at 2am (if you’re waiting up for Santa) and 11am (for some pre-lunchtime entertainment).


Watch the Home for the Holidays concert online on Tuesday, December 22, 2020 at 8:00pm, or catch the broadcast on WDSU on December 24 at 10:35pm or December 25 at 2am and 11:00am It features performances by NOCCA alumni and other beloved New Orleans musicians like Jon Batiste, Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Irma Thomas, John Boutteand Kermit Ruffins & the BBQ Swingerswith special appearances by Drew Brees, Hillary Spriggins, Phillip Youmans and Gralen Banks. We’ll post links here so that you can watch the concert on YouTube or Facebook. Stay tuned!

The Home for the Holidays silent auction runs from December 2 – 25, 2020, featuring art and other items by Daniel Price and by students who have received Daniel Price Awards. Click here to start bidding!

Click here to make a gift to The NOCCA Institute’s Daniel Price Memorial Fund for Aspiring Artists, which supports our Student Success Program for students at the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts. As NOCCA’s nonprofit partner, the Institute is a 501(c)(3) organization, so your contribution is tax-deductible to the fullest extent allowed by law! You can also give by texting the word NOCCA to phone number 56651!

Click here to learn more about The NOCCA Institute and the many programs that we fund for NOCCA students, faculty, and the community. To learn more about Daniel, his work, and the fund established in his name, click here.

We couldn’t host this event without help from our fantastic sponsors! This year’s Home for the Holidays celebration is made possible through the generous support of The Meraux Foundation, and with support from the Gia Maione Prima Foundation, the Times Picayune | New Orleans Advocate, and WDSU.

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