NEW ORLEANS (August 22, 2017) - Windsor Court Hotel is joining the annual Southern Decadence celebration of worldwide LGBTQ culture and community with a Labor Day weekend of LGBTea events - two afternoons of tea-time cocktails, diversity and drag queen performances. Headlined by Crescent City star Kookie Baker and pianist Ben Childress, the events are new to the hotel's annual series of themed teas and are scheduled Saturday, Sept. 2 and Sunday, Sept. 3 in Le Salon at Windsor Court.
In honor of the long weekend, Windsor Court is also offering the Suite Decadence Package for $650, which includes a two-night stay in a Premium Suite, LGBTea service for two on Saturday or Sunday, a welcome amenity and a 15 percent discount on spa services. For a Club Level Suite, the price is $870.
Now in its 46th year, Southern Decadence annually draws more than 150,000 people to New Orleans, which was recently ranked #2 in Travel + Leisure's list of America's Best Cities for Gay Travel. The festivities begin Wednesday, Aug. 30 and include block parties, tours, karaoke contests, parades and more.
Saturday, September 2 and Sunday, September 3, 12:30 p.m.
Le Salon at Windsor Court | 300 Gravier St., New Orleans, LA 70130
$75, plus tax and gratuity (includes bottomless mimosas and bloody marys from 12:30-2 p.m.)
21 and older
Reservations required: (504) 596-4773
About Windsor Court
Windsor Court has been the choice for discerning travelers for over 30 years. The 23-story hotel is located in the heart of the Central Business District, just steps from the French Quarter. The award-winning luxury hotel features 316 oversized guestrooms and suites, the acclaimed Grill Room Restaurant, the storied Polo Club Lounge, the celebrated Le Salon for afternoon tea, the on-the-go eatery Café Anglais, the lobby Cocktail Bar and The Spa at Windsor Court. The hotel also boasts a museum-quality collection of paintings, sculptures, tapestries and furnishings, mostly of British Origin, dating from the 17th to late 20th centuries, among other amenities and services. For off-site events, Windsor Court offers CELEBRATE!, a premier custom New Orleans catering service. The hotel was purchased in October 2009 by an ownership team led by The Berger Company of New Orleans and the Dallas-based Crow Family Holdings. Windsor Court is a member of Preferred Hotels® and Resorts Legend Collection and is a member of the Southern Living Hotel Collection. For more information, please visit www.windsorcourthotel.com.
Jess Civello, DEVENEY
504.949.3999, ext. 223