Where do you go when it is time to get away? What if you knew of a place where the scenery isn’t all that changes? A place where centuries-old architecture is the backdrop for a culture so invigorating, it’ll rouse your spirit. Visit the most fun and authentic city in America: New Orleans.
From museums to restaurants to world-famous festivals, there’s no place in the world quite like the city of New Orleans. While you’re here, discover all of the great things the city has to offer. Follow your instincts to the boutiques on Magazine Street. Follow your curiosity to the oaks in City Park. Follow your rhythm to live music on Frenchmen Street and beyond. Whatever your passion, there’s so much to explore in New Orleans. Discover over 300 years of history and stories.
Time in New Orleans isn’t kept in hours or days, but in meals. When dining in New Orleans, experience a culinary adventure that spans a wide array of cuisines. From Cajun and Creole to Soul and Contemporary French, award-winning chefs create food for your taste buds and nourishment for your soul.
Cuisine in New Orleans isn’t the only thing spicing up the city. America’s most authentic city welcomed 9.52 million visitors in 2014 and has hosted major events such as Super Bowl XLVII, Wrestlemania 30, Essence Music Festival and Jazz Fest, in addition to hundreds of prominent conventions. The New York Times named New Orleans one of its “52 Places to Go in 2015,” and we’re one of the “World’s Best Cities” according to Travel + Leisure. The city is also the “Most Meeting Friendly Destination” according to ConventionSouth magazine
New Orleans’ Morial Convention Center is ranked among the nation’s best facilities. With over 1.1 million square feet of contiguous exhibit space, it continues to undergo millions of dollars in improvements, and is now one of the most technologically advanced centers in the nation. New Orleans offers a compact geographic footprint providing close proximity to hotels to convention and meeting facilities, the French Quarter and attractions, creating a true destination experience.
New Orleans boasts over 37,000 sleeping rooms, represented by national and independent hotel brands all located within a two mile radius. Immerse yourself in the eclectic culture of the Arts District, experience the historic architecture of the French Quarter, or enjoy the modern luxury and convenience of the Central Business District. All our neighborhoods are easily accessible to convention facilities, world-famous restaurants, and attractions.
New Orleans has a subtropical climate with pleasant year-round temperatures. In the summertime, prepare for lots of sunshine and good times! Autumn offers a reprieve from the heat, and is a nice time to visit. The weather is perfect to walk down Bourbon Street. In the winter time, the city is nice and cool with the occasional snowfall. During spring, the weather is comfortably warm, making it the perfect time to attend all of the festivals, including Mardi Gras! New Orleans weather makes for year-round fun!