New Orleans isn’t just known for its fun Mardi Gras celebrations — the many holiday and New Year’s Eve events are ones you won’t want to miss this season. Explore some of the many sights located in the heart of the historic city.
On Dec. 31, The Hyatt Regency will host the popular Big Night New Orleans, an event featuring live music, a silent disco, casino games and many themed party areas. An open bar with local bites will also accompany this exciting event. Guests are encouraged to wear formal attire to truly get into the New Year’s Eve spirit.
Located in the lobby of Royal Sonesta Hotel, The Jazz Playhouse has a full night of live New Orleans music planned for Dec. 31. Tickets to the event include hors d’oeuvres and a premium buffet, a premium open bar with inspired craft cocktails and a Champagne toast at midnight. The dinner will take place in the Evangeline event space within the hotel 8–9 p.m., followed by the live show with Big Sam in the Jazz Playhouse starting at 9:30 p.m. Cocktail attire is suggested to fully feel like you are in the heart of the French Quarter!
On New Year’s Eve, 9 p.m.–1 a.m., guests can enjoy a display of fireworks on dueling barges on the river. As New Orleans’ newest venue, Marche will provide guests with some of the best views of the celebrations. In addition to gourmet food stations and hors d’oeuvres, an evening at the Marche will also include a full open premium bar and free-flowing Champagne, culminating in a toast at midnight to ring in the New Year. Live music by the Benchwarmers will accompany the festivities, as well.
Book a room at Cornet Restaurant to watch the New Year’s Eve celebrations from one of the iconic balconies of the historic city. Beginning at 10 p.m., the Bourbon Street Balcony will include three hours of an open premium bar, light bites and a Champagne toast at midnight. Guests can witness the festivities from above and in the comfort of an authentic Cajun and Creole restaurant.
Now that concerts, sports games and other live events are back, everyone is rushing to see their favorite artists, sports teams and more, with many traveling for an event. The AC Hotel Orlando Downtown has the perfect offer for those visiting Orlando, Florida.
Choose Chicago and United Airlines currently collaborate on an Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Apprenticeship Program, also with support from Tourism Diversity Matters. United Airlines fully funds the program in 2022, and one lucky candidate will be selected to complete the competitive pilot program.
Four new properties are set to debut in New York City and Los Angeles in 2022 from developer and real estate investor Lightstone and Moxy Hotels. Two new Moxy hotels will open in New York: Moxy Lower East Side and Moxy Williamsburg. One new Moxy hotel and one dual-branded Moxy and AC hotel will open in Los Angeles: Moxy Los Angeles Downtown and AC Hotel Los Angeles Downtown.
Every friend group has their own preferences on whether they want to go out or stay in on the weekends. My friend group likes to mix it up — sometimes we like a night out on the town, but other times we like to stay in and have a friendly game night. We have tried plenty of games and have come up with a list of favorites. Here is a list of fun games for your crew to check out for your next game night.
The new hotel from Lore Group, with properties including Sea Containers London, Pulitzer Amsterdam, Riggs Washington DC and Lyle Washington DC, One Hundred Shoreditch is now accepting reservations ahead of its February opening. One Hundred Shoreditch aims to reflect how the area has evolved in the last decade, capturing Shoreditch’s new grown-up feel while retaining its buzz and vibrance.