1-31 Carousel Gardens Amusement Park Fun
Buy your season passes for New Orleans’ favorite amusement park. 15 rides for kids of all ages, including the historic carousel.


1-3 ESSENCE Festival


4 Go 4th on the River
Enjoy all-day family activities along the New Orleans Riverfront ending with the exciting Dueling Barges Fireworks Extravaganza!


7-10 Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey Circys Xtreme


8-10 San Fermin en Nueva Orleans
Lace up your shoes and experience an iconic Spanish event with the annual Running of the Bulls! The Big Easy Rollergirls chase runners throughout the Central Business District in a fun, festive race.
Viva España!


7-10 French Film Festival


14-17 Bastille Day Fete


16 Westbank Beer Festival
In addition to the finest in craft brew West Bank Beer Fest will feature Bucktown All Stars, Soul Brass Band and DJ Brice Nice, a VIP area and Mannings restaurant and much more. The non-profit beneficiaries for the event will be the 610 Stompers.


19-24 Tales of the Cocktail


28-30 Festigals
One of the newer festivals on the city’s cultural calendar, Festigals is a weekend organized by women, for women. Highlighting women’s accomplishments and offering inspiring events and speakers, Festigals is a celebration of all things feminine. Grab a girlfriend and come check it out!