Easter in New Orleans: 5 Ways to Celebrate in the French Quarter

Easter in New Orleans: 5 Ways to 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,...
Celebrate French Quarter Festival 2017 in the Heart of it All

Celebrate French Quarter Festival 2017 in the Heart of it All

French Quarter Festival comes to our neighborhood starting Thursday, April 6 through Sunday, April 9, 2017 highlighting the culture, food, history, and people of New Orleans’ historic epicenter. This free festival features more than 1,700 local Louisiana musicians...
7 Places Where Locals Eat in New Orleans’ French Quarter

7 Places Where Locals Eat in New Orleans’ French Quarter

When you’re on vacation, it can be hard to know what’s a tourist trap and what’s more in line with what the locals enjoy. New Orleans has so many amazing restaurants all over the city that you might have trouble knowing where to start. Take a look at...
Super Sunday: A Mardi Gras Indian Tradition

Super Sunday: A Mardi Gras Indian Tradition

Carnival season may be behind us, but there’s still one Mardi Gras tradition you have a chance to see this month. The Mardi Gras Indians will celebrate their second-most important gathering on Super Sunday, March 19, 2017. A Colorful History The Mardi Gras...
These New Orleans Festivals are Sure to Put a Spring in Your Step

These New Orleans Festivals are Sure to Put a Spring in Your Step

In New Orleans, you never have to wait long for the next celebration. Even though Mardi Gras just ended, we’re already thinking about spring festivals. With several festivals happening right within the French Quarter, our hotel is a great home base for guests...