Bienville House French Quarter Hotel News
Planning a New Orleans vacation and want to find out about upcoming events and fun things to do while you are here? Be sure to visit the Bienville House blog page, where we keep our visitors up-to-date on both New Orlean and French Quarter festivals, live music, theater performances, sports events, and more. Bienville House French Quarter hotel location is walking distance or a short cab ride away from everything the Crescent City has to offer.
July 24th, 2015
New Orleans most famous son is Louis Armstrong, the iconic musician, actor, and lasting cultural icon who was born and raised in New Orleans. And in New Orleans, we celebrate Satchmo with his very own festival. Satchmo SummerFest runs from July 31- Aug. 2. Take a look at what’s happening[…]
July 16th, 2015
Don’t let the name fool you: Tales of the Cocktail isn’t just about cocktails, although they are definitely in the spotlight. Other events happening during this festival include Tales Restaurant Week, an opportunity for visitors to test out prix fixe menus created especially to pair with specific spirits and liqueurs. Our own[…]
July 8th, 2015
Really good cocktails tell a story: a story of a reward at the end of a long day, a story of a perfect date night, a story of a long-overdue vacation. It’s this story in mind that created Tales of the Cocktail, a festival-meets-convention that celebrates those spirited drinks with[…]
July 6th, 2015
Vacation and cocktails go hand in hand. The time of the year? The time of the day? It really doesn’t matter. We’ve rounded up five nearby spots worth checking out for a well-deserved libation.
What You’ll Find: A tiki vibe[…]
June 26th, 2015
Celebrating comes easy in New Orleans, so perhaps it’s no surprise that our Fourth of July parties start early. Take a look at how to celebrate the Fourth of July AND the Third of July in New Orleans:
June 19th, 2015
The only thing that says “summer” more than a delicious tiki cocktail? Summer hours! Latitude 29 is embracing the season with adjusted hours. From now until Tales of the Cocktail, which starts July 15, Latitude 29 will have the following hours:
Sunday, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday: 3 p.m. until 11 p.m.
June 9th, 2015
Juicy, bright red Creole tomatoes are one of New Orleans’ favorite harvests. The tomatoes come to super-sweet fruition in late spring after growing in Louisiana’s nutrient-rich, alluvial soil (soil that is deposited by running water like the Mississippi River). And because we love ’em so much, we host a festival[…]
June 5th, 2015
Summer vacation on a budget? Easy. Bienville House’s reduced summer rates mean you can enjoy the best of New Orleans’ French Quarter at an unbeatable price. Just like summer, though, the rates won’t last forever. Book now! Just think of what you’ll enjoy when you stay at our hotel…
A Courtyard Pool
May 29th, 2015
New Orleans Oyster Festival takes place on Saturday, May 30, through Sunday, May 31 at Woldenberg Park at the Mississippi Riverfront. Since our hotel is a quick walk from the park, you can get to the festival with ease and enjoy the tastes of one of New Orleans’ favorite foods: the[…]
May 22nd, 2015