Memorial Day Weekend is Here! Celebrate in NOLA

  Memorial Day in New Orleans allows visitors and locals to honor fallen military members: the country’s National World War II Museum is located in New Orleans. However, there are plenty of other ways to commemorate the long weekend, whether you choose to...

Family-Friendly Activities in the French Quarter

Summer vacations are a tradition for many families, and our French Quarter hotel is a great choice. Bienville House boasts close proximity to lots of family-friendly activities. Take a look at some of our favorites! Watch a Summer Blockbuster or Nature Film Two...

Don’t Stop the Music! Jazz Fest Continues

Though it ends on Sunday, the second weekend of Jazz Fest is a can’t-miss event that celebrates the history and heritage of jazz in New Orleans. We’ve outlined some of our favorite acts this weekend, plus what to do after Jazz Fest is over each evening...

Jazz Fest: A Full Day of Music, Food, and Fun

Jazz Fest is New Orleans’ biggest festival, and it’s finally here! Here’s how to make the most of the festival, before, during and after your Jazz Fest adventure. Before Fuel up, folks. There are plenty of food vendors at Jazz Fest, but we recommend...

Good Eats for French Quarter Festival: Come Hungry!

New Orleans festivals are often as much about the food as they are the music. Fortunately for your appetite, French Quarter Fest is no exception! We’ve had the pleasure of trying many of the foods available at French Quarter Fest (after all, our central location puts...

Celebrate French Quarter Festival in the Heart of it All

French Quarter Festival comes to the neighborhood starting Thursday, April 9 through Sunday, April 12, highlighting the culture, food, history, and people of New Orleans’ historic epicenter. This free festival features more than 1,700 local Louisiana musicians across...

Easter in New Orleans: Celebrate in the French Quarter

New Orleans is a city full of rich Catholic history, which means that Easter is an especially popular holiday. Take a look at ways to enjoy Easter in New Orleans, with a special emphasis on the French Quarter (it’s the neighborhood where our hotel, Bienville House,...

Our Favorite Spring Menu Items at Latitude 29

Spring is officially here, and with it a chance to fill up on the light, refreshing flavors that reflect the season. Our sister hotel recently shared their favorite spring cocktails to make at home, but if you’re questioning your bartender skills, Latitude 29 has you...