News for January 2018

Port of New Orleans hits record 1.2M cruise ship passengers in 2017, officials say

Port of New Orleans hits record 1.2M cruise ship passengers in 2017, officials say

January 30, 2018 Latest News

ADVOCATE STAFF REPORT       JAN 30, 2018 - 12:00 PM      (0) Article link here. A record 1.2 million cruise ship passengers traveled through the Port of New Orleans in 2017, officials said Tuesd… Read More »

More than a drop: Tabasco Restaurant Week heats up New Orleans menus

More than a drop: Tabasco Restaurant Week heats up New Orleans menus

January 29, 2018 Latest News

BY IAN MCNULTY | IMCNULTY@THEADVOCATE.COM      JAN 29, 2018 - 7:00 AM        (0)  Article link here. A few drops of Tabasco can change a dish. This week, Tabasco will be changing entire menus as part… Read More »

Port of South Louisiana sets annual tonnage record

Port of South Louisiana sets annual tonnage record

January 26, 2018 Latest News

BY TIMOTHY BOONE | TBOONE@THEADVOCATE.COM JAN 26, 2018 - 3:39 PM (0) Article link here A record 308 million short tons of cargo passed through the Port of South Louisiana's three-parish district in 2017, a 4.4 percent increase over th… Read More »

Armstrong Airport reports another record-breaking year

Armstrong Airport reports another record-breaking year

January 23, 2018 Latest News

By:  CityBusiness staff reports Louis Armstrong International Airport officials say 2017 broke another record for the number of travelers passing through. CityBusiness file photo The airport reports serving over 12 million last… Read More »

A record 12 million people traveled through the New Orleans airport in 2017

A record 12 million people traveled through the New Orleans airport in 2017

January 23, 2018 Latest News

Updated 11:34 AM; Posted 11:33 AM By Jennifer Larino jlarino@nola.com, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune More than 12 million people traveled through the New Orleans airport in 2017, marking another record year for air tra… Read More »

Spirit Airlines Adds New Service Between Atlantic City and New Orleans

Spirit Airlines Adds New Service Between Atlantic City and New Orleans

January 19, 2018 Latest News

Bourbon Street or Bust! Spirit Airlines Adds New Service Between Atlantic City and New Orleans Nonstop, year-round service to begin on April 13, 2018 MIRAMAR, FL (January 18, 2018) – Hey, Jersey! Is the Big Easy calling your name? Spir… Read More »

New Orleans named No. 1 place to visit in the world in 2018 by NYT

New Orleans named No. 1 place to visit in the world in 2018 by NYT

January 10, 2018 Latest News

WDSU article link NEW ORLEANS — New Orleanians know what makes the city special. From the vibrant culture to the easygoing people, that's life in the Big Easy. But if your friends out of state still haven't discovered what make… Read More »

Ground broken for New Orleans culinary, hospitality school

Ground broken for New Orleans culinary, hospitality school

January 8, 2018 Latest News

By: The Associated Press January 8, 2018 0 Two New Orleans restaurateurs and a developer say they have the $32 million in financing needed to turn a failed visual arts center into a nonprofit restaurant and hotel school, and constructi… Read More »

It's Almost Carnival Time!

It's Almost Carnival Time!

January 4, 2018 Latest News

Today we're taking a break from our usual hotel news posts to give you some carnival-related info pieces. Enjoy! 2018 Mardi Gras Parade Schedule - New Orleans Online King Cake Guide - NOLA.com Weekend Activities, January 5-7, 2018 - NOLA… Read More »

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