New Orleans, United States

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Where to Party

Live Music

Bourbon is for tourists, Frenchman is for locals
by Hacked By ofırlamaadam about 9 years ago

Skip the Bourbon tourist frat party and head to Frenchman Street, where NOLA’s greatest musicians sing and play their hearts out every night. When I was there, I got to see Glen David Andrews, who regularly performs at d.b.a. bar. He sings and plays the trombone and is not shy about hopping down from the stage to play amongst the crowd. What an incredible and exciting performer! Don't miss him!

General Advice

101s And Ideas

New Orleans
New Orleans

Well, you need to have lots of sunblock and lots of mosquito spray (depending on what part you visit)
There are alot of things to do here!

I would start my venture by taking an hour drive from Baton Rouge to New Orleans and enjoy some beignets and coffee at one of the most famous restaurants in the south, Cafe Du Monde. then I would walk about ten minutes to Tulane Ave. for some wine and Street art (it is done right in front of you!)

If you are are looking for nightlife without strife, try venues that ARE NOT on Bourbon Street. As Infamous as it is, there are lots of shady characters on the drink ridden street. And if you are sight seeing, take a trip to Smoking Time Jazz Club, or Jackson Square.
If all else fails, buy a silly Tour Pamphlet... always remember, Keep the fun close and your wallet & wits closer!