This section covers our top 10 activities that you can enjoy in New Orleans in February. Many of the events listed here are good for a night out in New Orleans, family-friendly, or free. Sometimes all three! You’ll find lots of ideas in all sections as there is some overlap.
Early this month the afternoon temperatures tend to be mostly in the lower 60s F (16-17 C) while the overnight and early morning lows tend to dip into the middle 40s F (7-8 C). A few of the colder morning can dip down into the upper 30s F (3-4 C) or less with 1-2 of these briefly reaching 32 F (0 C) or less. Read more »
This section covers our top 10 activities that you can enjoy in New Orleans in January. Many of the events listed here are good for a night out in New Orleans, if they are family-friendly, or if they are free, but be sure to look at the sections below for more ideas.
This post will help you navigate through the myriad of discounts, specials and Black Friday deals for 2018 so you can continue to explore!
Keep in mind that ourname your own price walking toursare always budget friendly in any of our cities and we have special blog posts to cover visiting on a budget or how to enter certain attractions for free with a tourist discount pass!
In addition to great savings on Black Friday, we’ll offer some Small Business Saturday savings to support local vendors we love, and keep an eye out through until next week for what some people are calling Travel Deal Tuesdays!
There are two main companies in New Orleans that offer cruise services on the Mississippi River: The Steamboat Natchez and the Creole Queen Paddlewheeler. Each riverboat provides both a sunset dinner cruise and a lunch cruise in addition to several other services. Read more »
Early in the month afternoon temperatures are mainly in the upper 60s f (about 20C) with overnight lows near 50 f (10C). About 2-3 afternoons can see temperatures up in the mid-70s f (23-24C).
As the month progresses, the afternoon highs tend to be in the lower 60s f (16-17C) while early morning lows tend to be in the with a few days dipping into the 30s f (1-2C) with 1 or 2 of these reaching 32f (0C) or less.
In the earliest days of the city, barrels of brandy were as important to the French and Spanish colonists as their saws and hammers. By the time Napoleon sold the territory to the Americans 1803, this port city could offer bourbon from upriver, rum from the islands, brandy, absinthe and wine from the old country. Read more »
This post provides details about some of the most fun and interesting activities in New Orleans during the month of December, including a top-10, free things to do, nighttime activities, family-friendly and lots of Christmas options. If you are coming at the end of the month and staying through January, see our post, Things to do in January in NOLA.
This section covers our top 10 activities that you can enjoy in New Orleans this December. Whenever possible, we will make a note when one of these ideas is also family-friendly, free, and/or great fun after dark.