Crowne Plaza New Orleans Airport Announces its Annual Holiday Gingerbread Tea Event

November 19 2013 | Latest News

The third annual Gingerbread Holiday Tea will be held on Saturday, December 21st at the Crowne Plaza New Orleans Airport's Grand Ballroom.

The Crowne Plaza New Orleans Airport, a hotel of the New Orleans Hotel Collection has proudly announced the return of a tradition for the hotel: the third annual Gingerbread Holiday Tea in the hotel’s Grand Ballroom that will provide an afternoon of fun and holiday delights for the entire family.

On Saturday, December 21, 2013, the luxurious Grand Ballroom of the Crowne Plaza will be open for selected seatings at 11:00 am and again at 3:00 pm for reservations of groups from two to twenty guests. The whole family is included, and the hotel has carefully arranged pricing for adults ($35); children under the age of 10 ($19); and children under the age of two (free). The price includes a photo with Santa.

The event includes festive fun with Santa’s elves serving hot cocoa, gingerbread cakes and a decoration station for kids. The Children’s Buffet offers macaroni and cheese, peanut butter and jelly, chicken nuggets and fruit salad, while the adult buffet has fancy tea sandwiches, a pasta action station and a carved ham and a cascading fruit and vegetable display. A dessert station will serve plentiful scones, tarts, and other delights, and as a special treat, kids will be able to fill a bag of sweets from the candyland station.

Free parking, easy access from Interstate 10 and delightful surroundings make this a relaxing way to celebrate and treat your family to a holiday meal to remember. For reservations and details of the buffet please visit the special Gingerbread Tea website at or call Jane Kelley at (504) 463-7017 from 7:00 am to 4:00 pm weekdays. The hotel is located at 2829 Williams Boulevard in Kenner, at the corner of Williams and Veterans.