Your Gateway to Festivals and Celebrations in New Orleans

Loews New Orleans Hotel

Discover a symphony of festivities at Loews New Orleans Hotel, nestled on the ideal intersection of the Arts District and Central Business District. Immerse yourself in the rich cultural tapestry of the city as our prime location positions you within blocks from some of the premier annual festivals.

From the world-renowned Jazz Fest to the lively Mardi Gras celebrations, our hotel is your gateway to the vibrant traditions that make New Orleans an unparalleled destination.

Indulge in the revelry and return to the comfort of your room or suite, where luxury meets convenience, creating an unforgettable stay amidst the lively rhythm of the Big Easy. 

  • Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) - 14.7 mi, less than a 25-minute drive away
  • Located within one mile of the French Quarter, Magazine Street, Bourbon Street, Riverwalk, Caesars Casino, Caesars Superdome, the acclaimed World War II Museum, and the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

Festival Vacation Package

Festival Highlights

Wednesday at the Square Concert Series

Every Wednesday afternoon Mar 6 – May 8, 2024
Wednesday at the Square, sponsored by the Young Leadership Council of New Orleans, presents a series of free outdoor concerts featuring well-known local artists. The weekly concert series highlights a variety of indigenous musical styles, including jazz, rock, funk, swamp-pop, Latin rhythms, and more.

French Quarter Festival

April 11-14, 2024
More than 20 stages throughout the French Quarter celebrate local music and represent every genre from traditional and contemporary jazz to R&B, New Orleans funk, brass bands, folk, gospel, international, and more. The greatest free live entertainment over a four-day event will feature New Orleans’ greatest restaurants serving Louis Armstrong-inspired dishes and local cuisine.

New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival

April 25-May 5, 2024
An eight-day event at the New Orleans Fair Grounds including 14 stages, and over 5,000 musicians from 1,500 bands including Rolling Stones, Foo Fighters, Jon Batiste, Chris Stapleton, Queen Latifah, Widespread Panic, Heart, The Beach Boys, Earth, Wind & Fire.

New Orleans Wine & Food Experience

June 5-9, 2024
For more than 30 years, this event highlights what New Orleans does best – eating & drinking! New Orleans chefs and wines from around the world come together to create a palate-pleasing experience for a good cause – furthering the culinary excellence of local aspiring culinarians!

Tales of the Cocktail

July 21-26, 2024
The global spirits community descends upon New Orleans for the world’s leading cocktail conference. Pop-up activations and dining experiences occur throughout the city featuring the industry’s leading bartenders, mixologists, and beverage professionals.