News for August 2018

Storming of the Sazerac

Storming of the Sazerac

August 30, 2018 City Events

On Sept. 26, 1949, the Roosevelt Hotel's Sazerac Bar opened. Seymour Weiss, the hotel's general manager, put out the word that the bar would be open to women, who previously had been allowed inside only on Mardi Gras. They showed up, becoming… Read More »

Windsor Court Hosts LGBTea for Decadence

Windsor Court Hosts LGBTea for Decadence

August 28, 2018 City Events

NEW ORLEANS (August 28, 2017) - Windsor Court Hotel is celebrating the 47th annual Southern Decadence with a Labor Day weekend of LGBTea events including two afternoons of tea-time cocktails, diversity and drag queen performances. Headlined by C… Read More »

New Orleans-area hotels report higher numbers in July

New Orleans-area hotels report higher numbers in July

August 21, 2018 Latest News

New Orleans-area hotels report higher numbers in July By:  CityBusiness staff reports  August 21, 20180   New Orleans-area hotels saw increases in occupancy, revenue and average daily rates in July compared to the … Read More »

COOLinary New Orleans

COOLinary New Orleans

August 16, 2018 City Events

During the month of August, experience new cuisine around the city of New Orleans. COOLinary New Orleans Restaurant month is an annual culinary tradition that features priced prix-fixe brunch, lunch, and dinner menus at various restaurants around the… Read More »

Hyatt Regency Hotel voted 'Outstanding Philanthropy by a Hotel'

Hyatt Regency Hotel voted 'Outstanding Philanthropy by a Hotel'

August 14, 2018 Latest News

The Louisiana Hospitality Foundation has voted to honor the Hyatt Regency Hotel with the inaugural “Outstanding Philanthropy by a Hotel" award at the 7th annual Gold Medal Chefs Gala.   This is the first time Louisiana Hospitality Fo… Read More »

Tank & the Bangas - Live @ Aloft Downtown New Orleans

Tank & the Bangas - Live @ Aloft Downtown New Orleans

August 7, 2018 Latest News

Tank & the Bangas pass through their hometown while on the road to stardom BY KEITH SPERA | KSPERA@THEADVOCATE.COM   Facebook Twitter Emai   For further evidence of Tank & the… Read More »

The Red Hat Society Celebrates 20 Years

The Red Hat Society Celebrates 20 Years

August 2, 2018 Latest News

The Red Hat Society Celebrates 20 Years The Red Hat Society paints the city red in New Orleans for their 2018 International Convention. The Convention will be held August 2 - 5, 2018 at the New Orleans Marriott. The City of New Orleans and The… Read More »

Omni Royal Hosts Sold Out Satchmo Kickoff Party

Omni Royal Hosts Sold Out Satchmo Kickoff Party

August 1, 2018 Latest News

Omni Royal Hosts Sold Out Satchmo Kickoff Party The Satchmo SummerFest Kickoff party is sold out this year. Since 2015, Omni Royal Orleans has hosted the Satchmo SummerFest kickoff party. The party has become “more popular in recent year… Read More »

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