The guest program and all optional tours require an additional fee. These items can be added during the online registration process or a form may be submitted to customer service*.
The New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau will be hosting an orientation & breakfast to get you acquainted with the city and all it has to offer. The city tour will follow immediately after and we don't just show you the highlights of downtown; we introduce you to NOLA, its history, culture and current events. Travel through the various parts of the city and receive an overview of all the must-see attractions. Lunch will be on your own.
From the sultry history of the French Quarter to the majesty of St. Charles Avenue’s stately mansions, this is a thorough and fascinating introduction to the endless variety of sights found in the “Big Easy.” Come on a fascinating roundabout of the city’s unique neighborhoods.
Travel through the historic French Quarter past famous landmarks such as the Saint Louis Cathedral and Jackson Square with its old world flavor and its own colorful art colony.
Journey down Esplanade Avenue and visit St. Louis Cemetery, one of the unique “Cities of the Dead.” See one of the nation’s largest parks as you venture out to the lakefront. Next, sit back and relax as you wind down St. Charles Avenue following the country’s oldest streetcar line, see Tulane and Loyola Universities as well as beautifully restored mansions. All of the stories and facts will leave you with a real sense of New Orleans’ true spirit, its proud history and rich culture.
Guest Program* Registration Fee: EB: $295 | ADV: $320 | ONS: $365
* The guest program is only open to guests of a full registrant