4 Reasons To Spend New Year’s Eve In New Orleans
Apart from the exhilarating nightlife, vibrant music, and flavorsome cuisines, there are many more reasons to spend New Year’s Eve in New Orleans.
New Year 2019: 301st Lap
With the city completing 3 centuries, this New Year marks a successful journey into the 301st year for New Orleans. To make this momentous occasion a memorable one, the locals will go all out with New Year’s festivities because for them it is also a new century. Wait to see what is in store for you!
Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve
There is nothing like the thrill of the final countdown just before the clock strikes twelve. The zealous celebrations kicking off at midnight will heartily welcome the New Year. Crowds gather at Jackson Square where the Central Time Zone countdown to midnight will be led by Ryan Seacrest.
Chanting with the masses, celebrities will join in the midnight celebrations and end the countdown with a blast of music! If you’re one for nightlife, loud music, and thrill, this is the place you should be!
Galactic New Year’s Show
If there is one thing that can be found in abundance and excellence in this city, it is food and music!
New Orleans-based funk and jazz jam band, Galactic has announced its New Year’s Eve show in their local town. The artists Ben Ellman, Robert Mercurio, Stanton Moore, Jeff Raines and Rich Vogel have honored this musical legacy ever since they created Galactic almost 20 years ago.
Borrowing locally-rich elements from the streets of this city, the musicians have infused their art with a local color. The band will return to Tipitina’s this year on 31st of December to rock their way into 2019.
Cruising On The Natchez
The extravaganza of fireworks is a staple for New Years. To spice up your celebration even more, you can hop onto the Natchez and cruise into the coming year. What’s better than seeing the sky light up and reflect on the clear surface of the water.
The Firework Cruise will not only have an excellent view of the New Year’s night sky but will also make your experience memorable with the comfort of an open bar and live performances. For all those packing their bags for New Orleans, the good news is, they will be playing the orchestra: “Symphony in the Sky”!
If you are planning on celebrating New Years in New Orleans this year, don’t miss out on these events that are the highlight of the night!
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