Thinking of having a New Orleans wedding? There are very few cities that have so much to offer for a wedding and the wedding party. In the Crescent City you will find excitement, adventure, and romance in abundance. For great wedding location New Orleans offers weddings in the French Quarter; weddings in a French Quarter Courtyard; weddings in New Orleans City Park; weddings in the Botanical Gardens; weddings in a St Charles Avenue Mansion; weddings at the Audubon Zoo; and weddings on the New Orleans Riverfront or weddings in a plantation home. With the rebirth of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina getting married in New Orleans is better than ever.
Have a French Quarter Wedding in a hotel courtyard
Many hotels in the French Quarter have lush tropical courtyard. An ideal place for the perfect New Orleans wedding.
Have your wedding at a New Orleans plantation * Plantation Country
Have your New Orleans wedding at a plantation. Check out my Plantations page for information on which plantations accommodate weddings.
Have your New Orleans wedding at the City Park Peristyle
The Peristyle is located in New Orleans City Park. It is a magnificent Neo-Classical structure with majestic Ionic columns. From the Peristyle stairs lead down to the edge of a beautiful lagoon where large oak trees and fountains create a romantic background. For more information on the Peristyle visit the New Orleans City Park website.
Have your wedding at the New Orleans Botanical Garden * City Park
The Botanical Gardens in New Orleans houses over 2,000 varieties of plants set among the nation’s largest stand of mature live oaks. The 12 acre site contains a water lily pond, and several themed gardens,(Azalea Garden, Rose Garden, Tropical Garden, Herb Garden, Japanese Garden, Historic New Orleans Train Garden, Palm Garden) and the Pavilion of the Two Sisters. Call 504-488-2896 for infromation. Great place for getting married in New Orleans!
Have your wedding at the Van Benthuysen-Elms Mansion * St Charles Avenue
The magnificent historic Van Benthuysen-Elms Mansion or the beautifully landscaped garden is available for your ceremony, continuing its tradition since 1969. Their staff delivers a personal touch of elegance for your wedding day ... using the finest silver, crystal, linens, and serving gourmet delicacies made fresh for your affair. Expert wedding consultants are on hand to coordinate your special day. They pledge and assure you that your wedding reception will be the elegant affair that you will remember for a lifetime.
Have your New Orleans wedding at the Edgar Degas House * Esplanade Avenue
The New Orleans Edgar Degas House hosts wedding ceremonies & receptions. The staff at the Degas House will strive to make your New Orleans Wedding a masterpiece. The Degas House is available for New Orleans courtyard wedding ceremonies, receptions, bridal brunches, luncheons and rehearsal dinners. Your guests will enjoy an intimate setting combined with Creole elegance in their graceful double parlors, bathed in the original warm Victorian colors reflected in the paintings Degas created here. A spacious courtyard is available for wedding ceremonies and receptions. The Degas House is located on historic oak lined Esplanade Avenue, approximately one mile from the New Orleans French Quarter and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The home evokes the romance and mystery of a lost era for those seeking a unique setting for their New Orleans wedding. Convenient Secured parking is available for your guests. For more information on the Edgar Degas House call (504) 821-5009
Destination Weddings New Orleans
Few cities in the United States or the world offer as much romance, excitement and adventure as New Orleans. From the world-famous Bourbon Street and French Quarter to the outdoor beauty of Mid-City’s Bayou St. John and City Park to the incredible jazz of Faubourg Marigny, the Crescent City is the best choice for your destination wedding. Destination Weddings New Orleans helps make your destination wedding be the dream wedding you want. Everything you need to plan your wedding, from information on accommodations and venues to recommendations for caterers, florists, and dining.