In most cities, August is when summer winds down. But August in New Orleans is a sunlit celebration. It’s when the Big Easy shines bright with month-long events that keep the good times keep rolling!

Looking for a last-minute trip before Fall settles in? These special August festivities turn any NOLA getaway into an endless summer vacation.


Coolinary New Orleans August Events

COOLinary Month in New Orleans

New Orleans is a haven for foodies. And the city’s COOLinary month-long program is a food lovers’ dream.

For the whole month of August, diners can enjoy generous two and three-course meals for unbeatable prix-fixe prices all over the city.

It’s an incredible deal you can’t pass up. Whether you enjoy a delicious brunch or a decadent dinner, you can indulge in some of the best food in New Orleans. And it’s all available at a fraction of the normal price.

COOLinary Criollo prix-fixe menus this August

Our very own Criollo Restaurant is participating in this year’s celebration. When you book your stay at Hotel Monteleone, you can enjoy some delicious COOLinary specials right inside our French Quarter hotel’s front doors. Their prix-fixe menus are not to be missed!


Museum Month in New Orleans

New Orleans’ Museum Month

Every August, museums around the Crescent City collaborate to offer patrons a special reason to visit. Museum Month is more than a great deal – it’s an enriching, eye-opening experience.

All month long, a membership at any of the institutions participating in New Orleans Museum Month earns you free admission to all participating museums. You can become a member of one cultural gem and experience them all!

WWII Museum for New Orleans Museum Month this August. Photo courtesy of @voarnaflorida via Instagram

From incredible art museums like the Ogden Museum of Southern Art and the Contemporary Arts Center to historic treasures like the National WWII Museum and the New Orleans Jazz Museum, there’s an inspiring collection for everyone to enjoy.


Stay & Play Deals this August in New Orleans

August Stay & Play Deals

New Orleans’ end of summer fun is a luxury everyone can enjoy. And to make sure locals join in the excitement, there are special Stay & Play deals and discounts that offer close-to-home travel packages for residents throughout the state of Louisiana.

These incredible deals are available throughout August and September and let you experience the best of the best for your New Orleans staycation.

You can find the highlight of your summer in your own backyard, from special tours that let you rediscover your hometown’s history to discounts on attractions that show you a whole new side of your city.


Book Your August Getaway in New Orleans

End your summer on a high note with a luxurious New Orleans getaway. August the perfect time to book your stay at Hotel Monteleone – and with our reduced Summer Rates offer, you can plan a late summer vacation filled with unforgettable adventures!


Book your summer stay at Hotel Monteleone and enjoy 15% off standard rates.

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