Laissez les bons temps rouler or let the good times roll! That’s right—with the first week of Mardi Gras complete, it’s time to focus on the main event. Parades kick off again this Wednesday and keep getting hotter through Fat T… Read More »
Carnival parades kick are heating up this weekend, February 6 -8 with festivities in the French Quarter, Marigny, and Uptown! Krewes parading through Uptown are known for large, flashy floats and plenty of throws, while parades in the French Quarter … Read More »
When you stay at Hotel Provincial, it comes with an added bonus: the Ice House Bar—adjacent to the hotel lobby. The inviting atmosphere is the perfect place to enjoy tasty beverages and good conversation after a fun day exploring the French Qua… Read More »
Krewe du Vieux and Krewe Delusion kick off Mardi Gras season this Saturday, January 31 in the French Quarter with their fun parades, that often mock local politics. Krewe du Vieux rolls through the streets of the French Quarter beginning at 6:30 p.m.… Read More »
In New Orleans, there are plenty of reasons to celebrate, and now we have a new one. The second annual King Cake Festival is just around the corner, Sunday, January 25. Centered around the world-famous Mardi Gras, the festival features dozens o… Read More »
April may seem like a long time to wait, but it’s really just around the corner! And Jazz Fest already has us feeling the heat! The big names include: Elton John, The Who, Jimmy Buffett, Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga, Keith Urban, Pitbu… Read More »
The sweet smell of king cakes fills the New Orleans air. Colorful floats line the streets throwing beautiful beads and tasty treats (MoonPies). It means Carnival is in full swing! It’s a unique and exciting time in our city. Folks come toget… Read More »
Basketball season is back in action, and the Pelicans are heating up the Smoothie King arena—easy walking distance from the fun and exciting French Quarter. To thank you for the support, the Pelicans are offering discounted tickets to a number … Read More »
Christmas lights are one of the best decorations of the season. Celebration in the Oaks is an annual festival that showcases hundreds of thousands of lights across 13 acres of the historic City Park. The tradition brings friends, families, visitor… Read More »
Jackson Square is the center of the artistic excitement in the French Quarter! On any given day, you’ll see a number of artists and street performers as you stroll through the streets mingling and laughing. However, one night a year Jackson … Read More »
The French Market Inn, New Orleans, La., is tucked away on the banks of the Mississippi River in the center of the French Quarter.
Located in the heart of the French Quarter, each of the guest rooms and suites in the Hotel Provincial is uniquely furnished with antiques bestowing a warm and relaxing ambiance.