20 Fun Things to Do in New Orleans at Night Story

By Alli Sewell

Introduction

20 Fun Things to Do in New Orleans at Night Story

New Orleans is an exciting and unique city located in the state of Louisiana. The...

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Bar hop on a NOLA pub crawl

A list of night activities in New Orleans wouldn’t be complete without visiting a range...

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Experience Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras in New Orleans is world-renowned. This exciting annual event takes place in the...

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Admire the views from Hot Tin rooftop bar

Located in the Garden District on Saint Charles Avenue, Hot Tin rooftop bar at the...

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Dine aboard a Steamboat Natchez cruise

Enjoying a meal aboard an old-fashioned Steamboat Natchez on the Mississippi River is a memorable...

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Attempt to beat an escape game

Another fun nighttime activity to try is attempting to break out of an escape room....

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Take a night helicopter tour

One of the best night activities in New Orleans is taking a helicopter ride over...

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Dance aboard a paddlewheeler jazz cruise

Another of the unique night activities in New Orleans that will get you out on...

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Enjoy jazz at the iconic Preservation Hall

Preservation Hall is another great live jazz spot in NOLA. Located in the French Quarter,...

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Get spooked on one of NOLA's ghost tours

New Orleans is well-known for having a paranormal past and for being a highly haunted...

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Experience a cocktail tour

If you love fancy cocktails, then this is the nighttime activity for you! On a...

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Go on a haunted horse and carriage ride

A fun alternative to a ghost tour is going on a haunted horse and carriage...

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Listen to jazz at the Spotted Cat Music Club

New Orleans is a jazz hotspot within the United States. If looking to hear some...

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Sip New Orleans cocktails at Carousel Bar & Lounge

If you want to try classic New Orleans cocktails, then heading to the Carousel Bar...

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Learn about NOLA history on a history drinking tour

New Orleans is a city with an incredibly rich history. Learning about some of this...

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Watch NOLA’s sports teams in action

New Orleans has two major sports teams, the New Orleans Saints NFL team and the...

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Drink like a pirate at Lafitte’s Blacksmith Shop Bar

New Orleans has lots of unique bars, and if you’re looking for an interesting place...

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Take dance lessons

If you’re looking to learn some new skills, taking dance lessons in the evening in...

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Go on a sightseeing horse and carriage ride

While a haunted horse and carriage ride is fun, going on a nighttime sightseeing carriage...

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Create delicious dishes at a cooking class

Why go out to a restaurant for dinner when you could cook up a professional-style...

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Eat sweet treats at Cafe du Monde

Cafe Du Monde is an iconic New Orleans eatery with a few locations throughout the...

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Conclusion

In Summary

New Orleans features a wide variety of nighttime activities to try. These include various tours,...

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