Don’t Miss These Summer Events in New Orleans!

Don’t Miss These Summer Events in New Orleans!

With long, warm days in NOLA on the horizon and special summer room rates in effect, we wanted to provide a snapshot of the many great events offering summer fun in New Orleans during the next few months. Plan a staycation, and spend your days basking in the sun near...
New Orleans Oyster Festival: What to Eat!

New Orleans Oyster Festival: What to Eat!

Although New Orleans has an endless variety of cuisines, oysters are the pearl. (See what we did there?) And, as oyster season draws to a close, the city celebrates these slurp-able mollusks with a full-blown festival: New Orleans Oyster Festival takes place on...
French Market Creole Tomato Festival 2017

French Market Creole Tomato Festival 2017

There’s a lot of debate over whether a tomato is a fruit or a vegetable. But there’s no debating the fact Creole tomatoes are one of New Orleans’ favorite harvests. These vine-ripened tomatoes flourish in Louisiana’s alluvial soil, the...
The 20 Best Free (and Nearly Free) Things to Do in New Orleans

The 20 Best Free (and Nearly Free) Things to Do in New Orleans

Whether you’re visiting New Orleans for the first time, or planning a summer staycation in the heart of the French Quarter, there is plenty to do, see, and explore in the Crescent City. But that doesn’t mean you have to break the bank! Here are 20 of our...
3 Ways To Celebrate Easter In New Orleans’ French Quarter

3 Ways To Celebrate Easter In New Orleans’ French Quarter

Here in New Orleans, we do things a little differently than the rest of the country. Even Easter is an excuse for festivities, family and friends. Planning a visit to our French Quarter neighborhood this Easter weekend? Here are 3 ways to celebrate Easter in New...