More New Years Eve events in New Orleans beyond the French Quarter and the Mississippi River fireworks display. It includes FREE parties, firework displays, club and hotel parties, concerts and mor in New Orleans neighborhoods and suburbs like Carrollton, Mandeville, Slidell, the Warehouse District, the Superdome area, Westwego...
Over 2000 celebrants are expected at Big Night New Orleans New Years Eve at the Hyatt Regency, next to the Superdome. The big party will feature open bars, food buffets, various themed party areas, multiple dance floors, party favors, a big midnight balloon drop and entertainment.
That include bands like Cowboy Mouth, Stooges Brass Band and Big Sam's Funky Nation, several DJ's (DJ Icey, DJ Mike Swift, DJ Modé, Beatwalker), Bustout Burlesque,the Saintsations, and guest host Saints player Joseph Morgan. The party is part of the Big Night America New Year Eve series of celebrations across the USA. 9 pm - 2 am NYE. Buy your tickets on-line.
At least one NYE party in New Orleans Marigny is free (that's not counting the party that will be going on literally on Frenchmen Street.) There's no cover charge for the Maison's New Year's Eve party with entertainment by Brass-a-holics. 508 Frenchmen Street.
THe Metropolitan's 2013 New Years Eve Bash in the New Orleans Warehouse District includes free champagne at midnight, VIP options, valet parking, hotel discounts, and DJ entertainment. Plus dress up to compete in the Costume Contest that will offer $1000 in cash and prizes.
If you're in the mood for the blues and a good time, Rock n Bowl in Carrollton celebrates the New Year with music from Tab Benoit and Jonathon "Boogie" Long, along with all the typical Rock N Bowl attractions. 8:30 pm
Westwego NYE Party and FireworksThere's a free New Year's Eve Party at the Westwego Farmers and Fisheries Market in West Jefferson that includes live music by Braden Sepia and Bayou Soul starting at 8 p.m., plus a Midnight Fireworks Display.
No Frills NYE Party at Ruby's Roadhouse in MandevilleThere's a No Frills New Years Eve party at Ruby's Roadhouse in Mandeville with entertainment from a Slidell southern rock and blue band. 840 Lamarque St., Mandeville on New Orleans North Shore.
The Landing NYE and Fireworks in SlidellOn the North Shore, the Landing Bar and Grill will celebrate the New Year and that includes music by Redline, free champagne and finger food to welcome the new year, and a fireworks show over the water. 4750 Pontchartrain Dr., Slidell
Want to laugh away the change of years - Mid City Theater's current production of Shut Up, Sweet Charlotte, a parody with Ricky Graham as Charlotte Hollis and International Drag Sensation Varla Jean Merman (a.k.a. Jeffery Roberson) as Cousin Miriam Deering, has a show on New Year's Eve.
This listing includes the free downtown concert in New Orleans and the French Quarter celebration and huge fireworks display over the Mississippi River. Plus parties on riverboats, Jax Brewery and the World War II Museum's nostalgic partying options.
Plus, New Years Eve Parties with Noon countdown especially for kids in New Orleans.