At a Glance
New Orleans is a fun-filled “let the good times roll” destination for all ages. Book a Garden District tour to see 19th-century mansions. Learn how carnival floats are made at the Mardi Gras World warehouse. Visit the National World War II Museum. Stroll Bourbon Street’s vibrant bars and dance to lively Zydeco rhythm and blues. Spend time in the French Market District to shop and indulge in fluffy beignets. Enjoy a dinner cruise and live jazz on the S.S. Natchez. Dine at award-winning restaurants to savor the flavor of NOLA’s signature spicy Creole cuisine, a reflection of its French, African and American cultures. Attend one of many festivals; New Orleans Jazz & Heritage, Essence Music Festival, Satchmo Summerfest and most notably Mardi Gras, the biggest free party on earth!