Leisure Travel

Mardi Gras – Friends and Family

February 21 - 26, 2020

Join us in New Orleans at a Friends and Family rate with available add-on options!



Base price includes 5 nights hotel at the Astor Crowne Plaza, Checking-in February 21, Checking-out February 26, 2020. Our hotel is ideally located on the corner of Canal and Bourbon Street. Cost includes all taxes and fees for the 5 night stay.

Add-on Options:
  • Parade Grandstands on Saturday for Iris and Tucks: $55 per person
  • Oak Alley Plantation Tour, Lunch at Bec’s on Lake Pontchatrain including transportation: $84
  • Balcony Party at Bourbonview on Sunday night with open bar, all you can eat buffet and balcony access: $135 per person

Day 1- Friday Feb 21

Check into the hotel. (You must arrive by 5 p.m. All roads leading to the hotel will be closed after 5 p.m. because of parade traffic.)

Text us when you arrive and we will help you shortcut the line. Your rooms may not be ready until 4pm, but you can arrive anytime.

7:30 p.m.: We will walk to do a fun dinner probably at BB King's- food is on your own to purchase.

The rest of the evening at your leisure.

Day 2- Saturday Feb 22

The morning at your leisure- optional breakfast (food cost not included) at the Hotel Monteleone.

Parade Grandstand Viewing for those that purchased it

6pm Drinks on the canal street balcony to watch the parades- cash bar

Day 3- Sunday Feb 23

The morning at your leisure- optional walk to Cake Cafe in the Marigny for breakfast (cost not included)

6 p.m.–midnight: Bourbon Street Balcony Party including open bar and buffett.

Day 4 Monday Feb 24

Oak Alley Plantation Tour & Lunch at Bec's for those who purchased this option.

Day 5 Tuesday Feb 25

11 a.m.: Meet for “Best of Fat Tuesday” Walking Tour.

11:30 p.m.: Bourbon Street Balcony Access at the Hotel to watch the “End of Mardi Gras Street Sweep”- cash bar and music provided.

Day 6 Wednesday Feb 26

Check-out of hotel by 11:00am.

Packages are non-cancellable, non-refundable. Please view our Terms and Conditions here.

YOU MUST ARRIVE AT HOTEL BY 5 p.m. - all roads leading into the hotel will be closed after 5 p.m. due to parade traffic.


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