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Departing on a New Orleans vacation? Planning a French Quarter trip, and want to find out about upcoming New Orleans events and fun things to do in New Orleans? Be sure to visit the Hotel Monteleone’s blog page, where we keep our New Orleans visitors up-to-date on festivals, live music, theater performances, sports events, and more. Hotel Monteleone is more than just a New Orleans hotel — we are the starting point for all things New Orleans.

Easter Sunday Brunch at Criollo Restaurant

Easter Sunday Brunch at Criollo Restaurant

April 4th, 2014

Celebrate the perfect Easter morning in New Orleans. Start with Mass of the Risen Christ at one of the most iconic cathedrals in the entire country: St. Louis Cathedral in Jackson Square. Experience the beauty and history at the oldest continuously operating cathedral in the United States.  Easter Sunday Mass[...]

Carousel Bar & Lounge's Tennessee Williams Brandy Alexander

Carousel Bar & Lounge’s Tennessee Williams Brandy Alexander

March 24th, 2014

While the Hotel Monteleone is famous for many things – including its rich history, breathtaking views, and friendly staff – one of our most prized luxuries is the Carousel Bar & Lounge.  The classic New Orleans hotel bar is the city’s only revolving bar. The 25-seat, circus-themed Merry-Go-Round bar overlooks Royal[...]

Tennessee Williams Literary Festival 2014

Tennessee Williams Literary Festival 2014

March 17th, 2014

With the spring season for festivals in New Orleans well underway, Hotel Monteleone looks forward to the return of a festival that holds deep meaning for us – the Tennessee Williams Literary Festival. This year, the Tennessee Williams Literary Festival takes place March 19th-23rd, 2014 in various locations throughout the[...]

Lark in the Park 2014

Lark in the Park 2014

March 14th, 2014

One of our favorite annual events in New Orleans is coming up at New Orleans City Park – Lark in the Park 2014. Kick off the event by attending the Patron Party on March 14, 2014 from 7:00pm to 8:00pm at the Pavilion of the Two Sisters.  Enjoy hors d’ouevres[...]

New Orleans Festivals in Spring 2014

New Orleans Festivals in Spring 2014

March 10th, 2014

Many promote spring as the best time of the year to visit New Orleans. Not only does spring offer some of the best weather NOLA sees all year, we celebrate the good fortune of this weather with festivals galore! New Orleans festivals in the spring are some of the best[...]

Mardi Gras 2014 New Orleans Parade Schedule

Mardi Gras 2014 New Orleans Parade Schedule

February 20th, 2014

Will you be joining us for the biggest party of the year? It’s Mardi Gras season, y’all! We’re prepared to welcome thousands to our New Orleans hotel, Carousel Bar & Lounge, and Criollo Restaurant to celebrate the festivities of the incredible Mardi Gras 2014 in New Orleans. Being in the[...]

Upcoming Theater in New Orleans

Upcoming Theater in New Orleans

February 14th, 2014

New Orleans is a city where entertainment is celebrated, so it’s no surprise that theater in New Orleans has taken off.  The recent renovation of the historic Saenger Theatre, and the famous theater for performing arts, Mahalia Jackson Theater, the theater scene in New Orleans has only grown stronger in[...]

Things To Do for Valentine's Day in New Orleans

Things To Do for Valentine’s Day in New Orleans

February 7th, 2014

Visit Hotel Monteleone for the Perfect Valentine’s Day in New Orleans
What could be more romantic than whisking your sweetheart away to a weekend in New Orleans for Valentine’s Day, one of the most magical cities in the country? New Orleans is built for love and romance, and Hotel Monteleone is[...]

2014 NBA All-Star Weekend in New Orleans

2014 NBA All-Star Weekend in New Orleans

January 30th, 2014

Join Hotel Monteleone for the 2014 NBA All-Star Weekend in New Orleans
Hotel Monteleone is proud to welcome the best in NBA basketball for the 2014 NBA All-Star Weekend in New Orleans. Enjoy seeing the league’s star players from the Eastern Conference be matched up against the star players from the[...]

New Orleans Mardi Gras Traditions

New Orleans Mardi Gras Traditions

January 24th, 2014

Stay with Hotel Monteleone for Mardi Gras in New Orleans
The countdown to Mardi Gras 2014 in New Orleans is well underway! Have you booked your trip to the biggest Pardi in the world, with the perfect French Quarter hotel, Hotel Monteleone? Don’t miss out on your chance to experience a[...]