October 27-29, 2017 and 25-27, 2018
Conjure up some fun at the Voodoo Festival, held each year to celebrate Halloween New Orleans style. You'll love the eclectic mix of music, food, markets and artwork.
Allstate Sugar Bowl
January 1, 2018
Hosted annually at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome, this college football bowl has been played since 1935, making it the second-oldest game in the country.
February 8-10, 2018
Mardi Gras season begins two Fridays before Mardi Gras Day. America’s biggest party has something for everyone, including costumes, beads, king cakes and parades.
French Quarter Festival
April 12-14, 2018
It’s a party only New Orleans could put on. This award-winning gathering brings more than 70 food and beverage vendors to Woldenberg Riverfront Park, the Louisiana State Museum's Old U.S. Mint and Jackson Square.
New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival
April 27-May 6, 2018
NOJazz is a 10-day celebration of Louisiana heritage that brings together local foods, craft artisans and countless musicians at the Fair Grounds Race Course.
Essence Music Festival
July 4-8, 2018
The Essence Music Festival is America's largest annual gathering of African-American musicians.