TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 24, 2015
Stroll along Canal Street and watch as the Downtown Development District and the Astor Crowne Plaza “flip the switch,” turning on more than 1 million twinkling lights on New Orleans’ grand corridor. With the donation of an unwrapped toy, kids can join Santa and decorate holiday cookies in the hotel’s St Charles Ballroom just off the lobby from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Santa will be there to hear your wish list for the holidays.
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 4, 11 & 18
Where: Riverwalk’s Spanish Plaza | When: 6:30 p.m.
The Downtown Development District and The Outlet Collection at Riverwalk
present three weekends of FREE outdoor movie showings!
Friday December 4
Friday December 11
Friday December 18
Presented by the DDD & The Roosevelt New Orleans
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 5, 2015
Where: Download Parade Map Here! | When: Parade will begin at 1:00 p.m
New Orleans’ official holiday parade, the “Krewe of Jingle,” will once again delight locals and visitors alike with authentic parade floats, marching bands, stilt walkers, Christmas characters and many more magical surprises!
Presented by the DDD & Entergy New Orleans
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 12, 2015
Where: Canal Street, beginning and ending at the Riverwalk Spanish Plaza
When: Registration 8:00 a.m., Race Start 9:00 a.m.
Calling all kids! The Downtown Development District and Entergy present the annual holiday fun run for kids on Canal Street! Rudolph, Santa and friends will jingle their bells to signal the start of the race. Participants will receive antlers, a race t-shirt and a bag of holiday goodies. After the race, “Romp” around the Riverwalk’s Spanish Plaza and enjoy healthy activities like yoga for kids & parents, pictures with Santa, music, games, crafts and more.