Canal Street Home for the Holidays!
The Holidays are right around the corner and the DDD would like to remind you to save the dates for this year’s Canal Street Home for the Holidays presented by the DDD and the Roosevelt Hotel. Click here to see all the fun at last year’s celebration!
Canal Street Lighting Ceremony
Presented by the DDD & the Astor Crowne Plaza
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 21, 2017
Where: In front of the Astor Crowne Plaza | When: Lighting will be at 5:30pm
The Downtown Development District & our sponsor, the Astor Crowne Plaza, invite you to join in as we “flip the switch” at 5:30pm, turning on more than 1 million twinkling lights on historic Canal Street and throughout Downtown NOLA. Enjoy entertainment by The Voices of Peter Claver and a special visit from Santa Claus! Kids who bring an unwrapped toy can join Santa and decorate holiday cookies!
Krewe of Jingle Parade
Presented by the DDD & The Roosevelt New Orleans
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2, 2017
Where: Parade will roll on Canal Street | When: Parade will begin at 1:00pm
Movies on the Mississippi
Presented by the DDD, the Riverwalk, and the Convention Center
FRIDAY, DECEMBER 8 & FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15, 2017
Where: Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Plaza | When: 6:30pm
The Downtown Development District and the Outlet Collection at Riverwalk present two weekends of special outdoor movie showings! Check back soon for movie titles.
The Shops at Canal Place Reindeer Run & Romp and Holiday Scavenger Hunt
Presented by the DDD & Entergy
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2017
Where: Canal Street | When: Registration 8:00am, Race Start 9:00am Preregistration available online at active.com.
Calling all kids! The DDD and … 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 bells for their sneakers, antlers, a race t-shirt and a bag of holiday goodies. After the race, “Romp” around … and enjoy healthy activities for kids and parents, music, games, crafts and more.
A special thank you to all our sponsors for their support and partnership in making this year’s celebration magnificent.
We look forward to seeing everyone next year!