French Quarter Hotel Group

What's Happening this Summer

July 9 2012 | News

Summertime in New Orleans, as most people know, is typically hot and humid! Despite the high temperatures in the Big Easy this year, here are a few things going on in the city this summer.

Running of the Bulls- July 12-15, 2012

San Fermin in Nueva Orleans is an annual festival in the New Orleans French Quarter. This run replicated the world famous Encierro of Pamplona, Spain, or as we know it, “The Running of the Bulls”. Check out more info @ http://nolabulls.com/.

Satchmo Festival- August 4-5, 2012

This annual Festival is held at the old U.S. Mint, situated on the edge of the French Quarter between the French Market and Esplanade Avenue. This popular fest is completely free and open to the public. Come check out the live New Orleans musicians and some of the best food synonymous with the Big Easy! French Quarter Hotel Group has 3 hotels that are just steps away from the fest!

Red Dress Run- August 11, 2012

New Orleans Hash House Harriers, the “Drinking Club with a Running Problem” sponsors this annual Red Dress Run, which takes place all throughout the French Quarter and downtown New Orleans. This event is open to men and women and originated as a charitable event to raise money for breast cancer research. The Red Dress Run is typically between 3-4 miles and includes live music, local barbecue, and LOTS of beer!

Melrose Mansion

Melrose Mansion

937 Esplanade Ave.

New Orleans, LA 70116

Phone: (504) 944-2255

Fax (504) 945-1794

Toll Free: 1-800-650-3323

Hotel Royal

Hotel Royal

1006 Rue Royal

New Orleans, LA 70116

Phone: (504) 524-3900

Fax (504) 558-0566

Toll Free: 1-800-650-3323

Luxury Suites

Audubon Cottages

509 Dauphine Street

New Orleans, LA 70112

Phone: (504) 561-5858

Toll Free: 1-800-650-3323

French Quarter Suites

French Quarter Suites

1119 North Rampart Street

New Orleans, LA 70116

Phone: (504) 524-7725


New Orleans Courtyard Hotel

New Orleans Courtyard Hotel

1101 N Rampart St, New Orleans

New Orleans, LA 70116

Phone: (504) 522-7333

Chateau Hotel

Chateau Hotel

1001 Chartres St

New Orleans, LA 70116

Phone: (504) 524 9636

Toll Free: 1-800-650-3323