Summertime in New Orleans is truly special. There’s an energy in the air that makes the city feel like nowhere else in the world. Sure the weather might be warmer, but longer days mean more time for exploring the everything that makes the city so unique, from our world-class museums to locally owned boutiques lining historic thoroughfares. And as those days give way into breezy evenings, you can expect nights full of bustling live music and best-meal-ever dining opportunities.
Break away from ordinary summer vacation destinations, and plan a getaway that allows you to go off the beaten path, and experience the culture, magic and timelessness of New Orleans.
From the endless festivals to the seasonal foods, here are our top 10 reasons to visit New Orleans this summer.
Looking for a truly unique and unforgettable family vacation? Immerse yourself and your kids in the flavors, sounds, and culture of New Orleans this summer.
From free concerts to the best places for people-watching, enjoy New Orleans on a budget by partaking in these free summertime activities.
Explore the city on a deeper level with world-class attractions, from art museums to historic neighborhoods and everything in between.