Unwind after a long day at the convention center with nightlife that only New Orleans can provide. Stroll down Bourbon St. or check out one of these hot spots.
Live music Bourbon Street Blues Club
441 Bourbon St.; (504) 566-1507
Pat O'Brien's 718 St. Peter St.; (504) 525-4823
This hangout for the university crowd is a world-famous establishment with six exciting areas for you to have fun, making it a great entertainment venue.
Tipitina's Uptown501 Napoleon Ave.;(504) 895-8477
Enjoy live performances.
Snug Harbor626 Frenchman St.; (504) 949-0696
Offers a relaxed setting and cool jazz.
Preservation Hall 726 St. Peter St.; (504) 522-2841
Many talented jazz musicians perform here.
Gaming fun Harrah's
400 Canal St.; (504) 533-6000
Bally's Casino Lake-Shore Resort
One Stars and Stripes Blvd.;
Features 30,000 square feet of games.
On the Mississippi The Natchez
You can enjoy a dinner buffet and The Dukes of Dixieland Jazz band performing live on this paddlewheeler.
Creole Queen or the Cajun Queen
Great dinner cruises that are romantic and fun.
Paint the town Bombay Club
830 Conti St.; (504) 586-0972
Great martinis and conversation, live jazz, good food and dancing.
Mulate's201 Julia St.; (504) 522-1492
Features peppy Cajun sounds seven nights a week. There's also a restaurant serving fine Cajun cuisine.
Patout's Cajun Cabin
501 Bourbon St.; (504) 529-4256
Features upbeat rhythms of live Cajun Zydeco, Cajun food (including 25-cent oysters with red bean dip and Cajun salsa), Cajun dance lessons, late-night dancing and more with a down-home feel.