Four Reasons to Escape to New Orleans this July

June 30 2023 | News

New Orleans is hot in July and we're not just talking about the weather. There are four great events planned for the seventh month of the year. Make Hotel Provincial in the French Quarter your homebase for the fun. Book now.

Essence Festival of Culture,
June 29-July 3

This year, ... Along with music, there are always fascinating seminars at ESSENCE on tops such race, gender, culture, and artFind out more.

Go 4th on the River
July 4

Celebrate the Independence Day in a big way in the Big Easy at Go Fourth on the River. Come see firsthand why the American Pyrotechnic Association ranked the Dueling Barges Fireworks Show the 5th "must see" fireworks display in the U.S. Get more info.

Running of the Bulls 
July 14-16 

Always wanted to run with the bulls in Spain? Even more fun, and a lot less dangerous, is the New Orleans version. Every year, thousands head to downtown New Orleans early in the morning to run from the New Orleans Rollergirls who chase runners with plastic bats. It's a great time. Come experience it. Get the details. 

Tales of the Cocktail
July 23-28

Raise a glass with us this summer at Tales of the Cocktail, an annual event that includes tastings, seminars, competitions and other special events. Here's your chance to cool down and taste the drinks that made New Orleans famous! Learn more.

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