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A good thing about being on vacation is that every day can be a weekend day. Wanting to hit the coolest spots in the area is only natural. That’s why we wanted to showcase this area’s vibrant nightlife.

Below you’ll find a list of the most trendy and interesting places to check out while you’re in town. Whether you’re new to the area, looking for something different to do, or just visiting, we’re sure you’ll find something you’ll love.

Boomtown Casino

4132 Peters Rd
Harvey, LA 70058   Directions

(504) 366-7711


Dine, drink, and gamble the night away at Boomtown Casino. The casino and nightlife hot spot is home to over 1,500 slot machines and 30 table games that can make you go bust or send you home a winner. While you're visiting Boomtown, take some time to hit up the Boomers Live and Loaded venue for a show. The venue has something going on most everyday of the week.

Cooter Brown's Tavern

509 S Carrollton Ave
New Orleans, LA 70118   Directions

(504) 866-9104


At 400 varieties, you probably couldn't sample all of the beer at Cooter Brown's Tavern but you could try! Watch your favorite team battle it out on one of the 17 flat screens and chow down on some of the best shrimp, oysters and seafood in the city. Take a look at the walls to see which celebrities have made it into the "Obeertuary and Barsoleum," you may be surprised at who's face you'll see.

Fritzel's European Jazz Pub

733 Bourbon St
New Orleans, LA 70117   Directions

(504) 586-4800


Spend an evening at the oldest jazz club in New Orleans, Fritzel's European Jazz Club. The club is located in the heart of the French Quarter and offers live shows almost every night of the week. Fritzel's has been open since 1969 and has a reputation for being a "home away from home" for many jazz musicians. Visit the nightlife destination and learn the stuff of a true New Orleans music venue.

Harrah's Casino Hotel

228 Poydras St
New Orleans, LA 70130   Directions

(800) 427-7247


There's no better place to test your luck than Harrah's Casino Hotel. Try your hand at poker, craps, slots and just about any other casino game you can think of. If gambling isn't treating you well, cut a rug at Masquerade night club or eat at one of the many on-site restaurants at this attraction.

Krazy Korner

640 Bourbon St
New Orleans, LA 70130   Directions

(504) 524-3157


Party at a true New Orleans nightlife hot spot at the Krazy Korner. This club is located on the corner of Bourbon Street and St. Peter at the heart of the French Quarter, and is known for having one of the most fun party atmospheres in the city. Live music, dance music, loud music and drink specials are signature features at this bar.

Lafitte's Blacksmith Shop Bar

941 Bourbon St
New Orleans, LA 70116   Directions

(504) 593-9761


Step foot in what is known as the oldest continually occupied bar in the nation, Lafitte's Blacksmith Shop Bar. The bar resides in one of the oldest buildings in New Orleans and was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1970. Its Bourbon Street location places the bar in the middle of the hustle and bustle of the French Quarter, making it the perfect nightlife spot for you to stop in and have a drink.

Maple Leaf Bar

8316 Oak St
New Orleans, LA 70118   Directions

(504) 866-9359


Check out the Maple Leaf Bar for strong drinks and live music almost every night of the week. The club has been a New Orleans live music and nightlife staple since it opened in 1974 and it's a must see on your trip through the city.

New Orleans Cats Meow

701 Bourbon St
New Orleans, LA 70116   Directions

(504) 523-2788


Take the stage at the New Orleans Cats Meow karaoke bar, where you can choose from hundreds of songs to serenade the crowd with. The karaoke attraction opened in 1989 in the French Quarter and has been named "the best karaoke bar in the world." The famed bar has been visited by celebrities like Brooks and Dunn, Depeche Mode, "Weird Al" Yankovic, Bill Gates, and many others.

Pat O'Brien's New Orleans

718 St Peter St
New Orleans, LA 70116   Directions

(504) 525-4823


Visit the birthplace of the Hurricane cocktail and the number one alcohol-distributing establishment in the United States at Pat O'Brien's New Orleans. The bar has been a Crescent City institution since 1933 and continues to be one of the most visited attractions in the French Quarter. Be sure to check out the "dueling" pianos while you're sipping on that Hurricane.

Rock’n‘Bowl Mid-City Lanes

3000 S Carrollton Ave
New Orleans, LA 70118   Directions

(504) 861-1700


he Rock’n‘Bowl has become a recognized part of the New Orleans music scene. A worthwhile night time activity with a bowling alley, bar, restaraunt and huge dance floor with live music 7 nights a week. Go on Thursday night with Nathan and the Zydeco Cha-Chas.

Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro

626 Frenchmen St
New Orleans, LA 70119   Directions

(504) 949-0696


Check out the Snug Harbor Jazz Bistro for some of the best jazz music and food in the city. The nightlife venue has a dining room, a bar and music room waiting to wine, dine and entertain you. Snug Harbor hosts live music seven days a week in their cabaret-style music room, be ready for a full night of fun.


501 Napoleon Ave
New Orleans, LA 70115   Directions

(504) 895-8477


No music club in the world has been as dedicated to a single musician than Tipitina's. The venue honors the career and legacy of R&B musician and New Orleans native, Professor Longhair. The man practically wrote the soundtrack to Mardi Gras and you are invited to explore his music and others like it at this one-of-a-kind nightlife and music venue.

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