Canal Street Home for the Holidays!
The DDD would like to invite you to come out and enjoy Canal Street: Home for the Holidays presented by the DDD and the Roosevelt Hotel. And don’t miss Downtown NOLA Saturday Shopping Spree December 7!
Canal Street Lighting Ceremony
Presented by the DDD & the Astor Crowne Plaza
Tuesday, November 26 | Astor Crowne Plaza 739 Canal St.
The Downtown Development District & the Astor Crowne Plaza would like to thank everyone who joined us as we “flipped the switch” at 5:30pm, turning on more than 1 million twinkling lights on historic Canal Street and throughout Downtown NOLA. The Voices of Peter Claver and a special visit from Santa Claus accentuated this year’s event! Kids who brought an unwrapped toy were able to join Santa and decorate Holiday cookies!
Click here to see all the fun from this year’s event!
Krewe of Jingle Parade
Presented by the DDD & The Roosevelt New Orleans
Saturday, December 7 | 1:00pm
Presented by the DDD & The Roosevelt New Orleans, Downtown NOLA’s Christmas Parade will roll Saturday, December 7! Check out this year’s route below!
Click here to see all the fun from last year’s parade!
Movies on the Mississippi
Presented by the DDD and The Outlet Collection at Riverwalk
The Outlet Collection at Riverwalk – Spanish Plaza
Friday, December 6, 13, & 20 | 6:30pm
The Downtown Development District and the Outlet Collection at Riverwalk are proud to present special outdoor movie showings Fridays during the Holidays.
December 6 – The Grinch (2018 Version)
December 13 – The Muppet Christmas Carol
December 20 – Elf
Click here to see all the fun from last year’s outdoor movies!
Reindeer Run & Romp
Presented by the DDD
Saturday, December 14 | Begins and Ends at Canal Place
Registration: 8:00am | Race Starts: 9:00am
Click here to preregister.
The DDD is proud to present the annual holiday fun run for kids on Canal Street Saturday, December 14! Rudolph, Santa and friends will jingle their bells to signal the start of the race. After the race, participants “Romp” around and enjoy healthy activities for kids and parents, music, games, crafts and more. Participants will begin at Canal Place, run down Canal St. and U-turn at the intersection of Canal and Dauphine before heading back to Canal Place Plaza.
2019 Krewe of Jingle Parade Route:
A special thank you to all our sponsors for their support and partnership in making this year’s celebration magnificent!