New Orleans Party and Event Venues
You've come to the right place to find event locations and party planners for your corporate function, group event, or convention in New Orleans. We have provided an overview of the best venues with just the right combination of atmosphere, food and entertainment for your group function! The hottest spots in town are all here to give your group an unforgettable New Orleans party experience.
Look through the list of some of our most popular event venues in New Orleans below -- all offer your group function or private party a true "New Orleans" atmosphere.
If you would like a quick quote from all of our venues and/or vendors recommended on the site, simply request a quick quote and we'll get back to you with recommendations for your group. We'll also forward your request to all of the event venues most closely matching your request. They will contact you directly with availability and information so that you can have the perfect event.
- Board of Trade
The New Orleans Board of Trade is now a one of a kind venue providing an unforgettable opportunity for entertainment and hospitality for any business or social function in New Orleans! Gourmet cuisine presented in a premier historic location will guarantee your guests and clients a unique and memorable event.
Location: 316 Board of Trade Place, New Orleans, LA 70130
- Elms Mansion
The Elms Mansion caters New Orleans-style cocktail receptions and dinner parties designed to accommodate the corporate client. They will gladly assist you with coordinating services, such as entertainment, floral arrangements, transportation, and horse-drawn carriages.
Location: 3029 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans, LA 70115
- Steamboat Natchez
New Orleans' only steamboat is the perfect setting for any special event -- your group will enjoy a jazz cruise down the Mississippi and delicious New Orleans food!
Location: 600 Decatur St., Suite 308 New Orleans, LA 70130
- Opera Guild Home
The New Orleans Opera Guild Home is ready to host your next special event, with accommodations for up to 200 guests. Entertain your guests in a unique setting offering historical elegance and modern luxury in the heart of the Garden District.Picture your corporate gala or social soirée inside this historic mansion or outside in the lush, adjacent garden. Wine and dine with exclusive catering by Ralph Brennan Catering and Events.
Location: 2504 Prytania St. New Orleans, LA 70130
- Maison Dupuy Hotel
The Maison Dupuy Hotel in the French Quarter of New Orleans offers the facilities, catering, and service to make any meeting or banquet an unforgettable occasion. With 2600 square feet of flexible meeting space, their private banquet facilities can accommodate groups of up to 200 people...or you can keep it intimate in their lush courtyards.
Location: 1001 Toulouse St., New Orleans, LA 70112
- New Orleans Wax Museum
Upon your arrival to the WAX, two costumed tour guides greet your guests, a three-piece jazz combo strums excitedly in the lobby, waitstaff pass hors d'oeuvres, and bartenders pour your preferred liquors.
Location: 917 Rue Conti St., New Orleans, LA 70112
- Rue Bourbon Balconies
All five of our Bourbon Street balcony rooms will help you create an unforgettable New Orleans event for your guests -- one they will be talking about for years to come!
Location: Bourbon St., New Orleans, LA 70158
- Bourbon Heat
Be a VIP in the French Quarter! Bourbon Heat is the all-inclusive destination to make your next event unforgettable. Choose from three venues in one: the traditional French Quarter courtyard, the classic indoor bar with marble floors and chandeliers; and the second-floor nightclub featuring New Orleans' best live DJs, laser and light shows. Bourbon Heat's 50-foot balcony overlooking famous Bourbon Street is just the beginning.
Location: 711 Bourbon St., New Orleans, LA 70116
- The Jazz Parlor @ Maison Bourbon
The Jazz Parlor @ Maison Bourbon is located on the second floor, and can be rented out for private events. This beautiful space has been refurbished and keeps its characteristic grandeur: exposed brick and plaster walls, ceiling beams and seven French windows/doors leading out to an expansive balcony that wraps Bourbon and St. Peter Streets.There is a large double door that conjoins with My Bar @ 635's Speakeasy for larger events.
Location: 641 Bourbon St., New Orleans, LA 70112
- The Paris Room at Cafe Soule
The Paris Room is an affordable, premier party venue located in the French Quarter. They offer a full range of services for your next private event, including a private balcony, outdoor garden terrace, ballroom, full bar, private bathrooms, spiral staircase and a full commercial kitchen. It combines to make an unmatched French Quarter Experience.
Location: 720 St. Louis St., New Orleans, LA 70130
- Petite Bourbon
There's one street where the party never stops, so why not take YOUR party there? Petite Bourbon is a gorgeous hall and balcony rental located on the 500 block of Bourbon St. This lavish venue can accommodate up to 200 guests!
Location: 530 Bourbon St., New Orleans, LA 70130
- Rex Room
Guests never forget events hosted at Rex Room. This beautiful venue has 1,000 square feet of private entertainment space, and includes a charming wrap-around balcony that overlooks Bourbon and Conti Streets. The view is picture perfect, and you'll be surrounded by an authentic New Orleans vibe. Great for reunions, parties, corporate receptions and more.
Location: 401 Bourbon St., New Orleans, LA 70130
- Southern Oaks Plantation
The romance of an Antebellum-style mansion, meticulously landscaped and beautifully decorated with neutral tones and the latest trends. The uniqueness of an all-inclusive venue, where exceptional service and elegance are paramount, and nothing is sacrificed.
Location: 7816 Hayne Blvd., New Orleans, LA 70126
- Cedar Grove Tchoupitoulas Plantation
Whether you're planning a party or special event, the 225-year-old Cedar Grover Tchoupitoulas Plantation is the perfect place to plan parties and special events. The plantation, nestled along the Mighty Mississippi River, lined with 400-year-old trees, comes complete with historic chandeliers and fireplaces.
Location: 6533 River Road, Waggaman, LA 70094
- Avenue Gallery
Have your next event at Avenue Gallery (840 St. Charles Avenue). Avenue Gallery is available for your next private party (fund raisers • Mardi Gras Krewe parties or any special occasion!), crawfish boil, Christmas parties...or just to have fun!
Location: 840 St. Charles Ave., Suite 100, New Orleans, LA 70130
- Lafitte Guest House
Whether you're throwing an intimate party for 10 or a group event for 100, LaFitte Guest House can meet do more than meet your needs - they can exceed expectations. Located in the French Quarter; this romantic hotel has multiple event rooms, many dining options, and thoughtful amenities that are sure to make your next party or meeting memorable.
Location: 1003 Bourbon St., New Orleans, LA 70115
- Carver Theater
The freshly renovated Carver Theater is a winning choice for corporate events, graduations, Mardi Gras balls, and more! Home to a 16,000 square foot theater equipped with the finest amenities, VIP lounge, and gorgeous balcony overlooking the streets of New Orleans; host an intimate party or a public event at Carver. It's conveniently in Treme, just blocks from the French Quarter.
Location: 2101 Orleans Ave., New Orleans, LA 70116
- Longue Vue House & Garden's
Longue Vue House and Gardens is an ideal venue to host a corporate or nonprofit retreat, meeting, luncheon or tea. The mansion offers a variety of options that ensure your next event is memorable. They partner with respected caterers to provide delectable dining options that complement the beautiful scenery that surrounds guests.
Location: 7 Bamboo Road, New Orleans, LA 70124
Restaurant Private Event Space
- The Court of Two Sisters
With four distinct private dining spaces, the Court of Two Sisters is the perfect choice for your next seated dinner or cocktail reception. Hold your event in our lush, sun-dappled courtyard with its famous fountain, our majestic Grand Marquis Ballroom, our beautifully appointed Royal Court Dining Room, or our picturesque, cheerful Terrace Dining Room.
Location: 613 Royal St., New Orleans, LA 70130
- Cafe Amelie
Discover the beauty of their lush gardens and the old-world charm of the Carriage House. Rest assured: the exceptional surroundings will create memories that you and your guests will cherish.
Location: 912 Royal St., New Orleans, LA 70116
- Hard Rock Cafe VIP Room
Now located in 125 Bourbon Street, Hard Rock Cafe is surrounded by numerous luxury hotels and offers a unique Rock Star venue perfect for hosting your next private event.
Location: 125 Bourbon St., New Orleans, LA 70130
- Calcasieu at Cochon
Calcasieu is conveniently located just two blocks from the Convention Center. Calcasieu's four dining rooms combine an original New Orleans warehouse feel with modern design, creating the perfect backdrop for any type of gathering.
Location: 930 Tchoupitoulas St., New Orleans, LA 70130
- L'Entrepot at Cafe Carmo
Situated in the heart of the Arts and Warehouse District, L’entrepot features open gallery and event space. The open floor plan and sensational 30-foot vaulted ceiling creates the ideal space for private functions including: conferences, trunk shows, gallery events, wedding receptions and more!
Location: 527 Julia St, New Orleans, LA 70130
- Pelican Club
The Pelican Club is an award-winning restaurant located in a 19th-century French Quarter townhouse on the corner of Bienville Street and Exchange Place. In the heart of the French Quarter, it is the perfect location for group dinners. The Pelican Club's wide range of fabulous New Orleans dishes and outstanding decor are sure to make your event a true New Orleans experience.
Location: 312 Exchange Place, New Orleans, LA 70130
- Crescent City Brewhouse
Private parties and corporate functions can enjoy live music, innovative New Orleans cuisine, courtyard and balcony dining. Crescent City Brewhouse offers a casual atmosphere with a French Quarter balcony and views of the Mississippi River. All-inclusive menus and open bar packages available.
Location: 527 Decatur St., New Orleans, LA 70130
- Brennan’s Restaurant
Originally founded in 1956, Brennan’s has been a New Orleans staple for decades. Its iconic 16,000 sq. ft. pink building exudes a southern elegance on Royal Street in the heart of the French Quarter making it the perfect place to host parties for any occasion. The freshly restored establishment features eight enchanting dining rooms with an old-world yet vibrant charm and the beautifully decorated courtyard offers unparalleled romance.
Location: 417 Royal St., New Orleans, LA 70130
- Ralph's On The Park
Located right on City Park Ave., this legendary establishment is housed in a building dating from 1860. The second floor contains three private dining rooms (125 seats), and an exterior balcony for private party cocktails.
Location: 900 City Park Ave., New Orleans, LA 70119
- Red Fish Grill
Located at the "gateway" to the French Quarter, Red Fish Grill features three private dining areas perfect for private lunch, dinners, meetings, & receptions. Red Fish Grill can accommodate 250 people for full-service dining or 500 people for cocktail receptions.
Location: 115 Bourbon St., New Orleans, LA 70130
- Amici Ristorante
The Uptown Italian restaurant features a second floor private dining area that is the perfect location for luncheons, dinners, corporate events, bridal parties, bachelor parties, receptions and much more. Amici's coal-fired pizza is perfect to be shared by a group and the high quality ingredients make it not your average every day pizza. Contact them to create your own private menu, whether it’s with their premium pizza or Italian entrees, no one will go home hungry.
Location: 3218 Magazine St., New Orleans, LA 70115
- Olde New Orleans Cookery
Cajun and Creole Cookin’ in the heart of the French Quarter, with the emphasis on serving delicious and authentic local dishes, cooked and flavored with the seasonings New Orleans people know and enjoy. Also featured are two fabulous balconies overlooking Bourbon St. available for any party.
Location: 205 Bourbon St., New Orleans, LA 70112
- Oceana Grill
Oceana Grill is deep in the heart of New Orleans' French Quarter. A local favorite for many years with fine cuisine and an even better atmosphere. Dine in one of Oceana's three beautiful rooms, or on the balcony overlooking the world-famous Bourbon Street.
Location: 739 Conti St., New Orleans, LA 70130
Chef Andrea has specialized in private events for over 20 years. Enjoy your private event in one of Chef's beautiful banquet facilities, or allow him to cater your off-premise event at the venue of your choice. Chef Andrea will customize a menu to suit your special needs and his team of creative theme planners will assist you with all the details to ensure your event is a huge success.
Location: 3100 19th St., Metairie, LA 70002