NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Celebration in the Oaks is fast approaching at New Orleans City Park, and – to get revelers into a festive mood for 2022 – tickets are now available for two beloved preview fundraisers – the Celebration Preview Party and Jingle Bells & Beer.

“Our Celebration in the Oaks staff has worked tirelessly all year to put on an amazing holiday show,” said Cara Lambright, City Park Conservancy CEO. “This year’s Celebration will be the biggest since Katrina, and we love to give our guests a sneak peek of everything we have to offer.”

Celebration in the Oaks Preview Party | November 18 | New Orleans Botanical Garden

  • VIP hour 7-8 p.m. | Sponsorships begin at $500 | Ralph’s on the Park and Café NOMA
  • General admission 8-11 p.m. | Tickets $125 | City Park Catering
  • Must be 21+ to attend. Click here to purchase tickets.

One of the premier parties of the holiday season, this dazzling soiree kicks off the annual lights display. Guests get the first glimpse of the Celebration in the Oaks experience and are given exclusive access to the Botanical Garden. Join us for immersive entertainment, a tantalizing array of food, and uniquely crafted cocktails curated to feature a ‘Celebration of Cocktails’.

Jingle Bells & Beer | November 19 | Carousel Gardens Amusement Park

  • 7-10 p.m.
  • VIP tickets $65 | General admission $40
  • Must be 21+ to attend. Click here to purchase tickets.

‘Tis the season to bust out those ugly sweaters! Join us in Carousel Gardens for food, rides, entertainment and, of course, BEER. All guests will enjoy open beer bars, DJ, unlimited rides, gumbo and jingle-bell necklaces. VIP patrons are treated to an additional full open bar, seating and extra treats.

A limited number of tickets will be sold to each event, and tickets must be purchased in advance.