Ambrose Garden

8015 Maple St., New Orleans

Whether your event will be large and formal or small and intimate, Ambrose Garden has the creative ability to translate your vision and create an atmosphere as special as the occasion. They will guide you through the process of choosing the perfect flowers. Their close attention to detail will ensure that everything is exactly as you envisioned so that your party is a magical one. Ambrose Garden will turn your visions and desires into reality.

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Emeril’s Delmonico

1300 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans

Located on famed St. Charles Avenue in New Orleans, Delmonico, the legendary, century-old institution, is an icon in the restaurant industry and has been a cornerstone of traditional Creole dining since 1895. Reopened by Emeril Lagasse in 1998, Delmonico continues today serving a modern style of Louisiana’s Creole cuisine in a grande dame restaurant setting. Their private dining rooms can accommodate parties up to 120 guests in a beautiful and historic New Orleans atmosphere.

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English Turn Golf & Country Club

One Clubhouse Drive, New Orleans

Host your next event at English Turn. Luncheon packages start at $25 per person.* Their holiday catering menu is available for individual courses or complete family meals. The Jingle and Mingle Buffet starts at $32 per person.* Call 504-392-2200 for reservations or for more information.

*Per person prices do not include tax or service charge.

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209 Bourbon St., New Orleans

Spend the holidays with Galatoire’s! Their eight private dining spaces are ideal for hosting holiday parties for groups of 10-150 featuring the finest cocktails, food and balconies overlooking Bourbon Street. No matter the occasion, they have a space with the right ambiance to suit your needs. With their world famous New Orleans cuisine and impeccable service, every aspect of your holiday gathering will reflect the iconic, festive experience that guests have enjoyed at Galatoire’s for generations.

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GEM Printing

1904 Veterans Blvd., Metairie

GEM Printing Co., now celebrating 100 years, is your one stop shop for the holidays. GEM offers an array of personalized items including: holiday cards, party invitations, napkins, cups, glassware, guest towels and gifts. Most items are printed in one day. They also carry an assortment of stationery and invitations from Crane, William Arthur, Embossed Graphics and Carlson Craft. From small get-togethers to large corporate events, let GEM Printing help plan your perfect holiday soirée.

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Hampton Inn & Suites New Orleans Convention Center

1201 Convention Center Blvd., New Orleans

Imagine your Holiday Party at a historic New Orleans Hotel! The Hampton Inn & Suites Convention Center is the perfect choice for your one-of-a-kind party or luncheon. Their Riverside Ballroom offers 5,400 square feet and they serve a delicious customized menu based on your cravings. Their staff would love to have you over for a tour of the hotel and event space, so give them a call.

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Messina’s at the Terminal

6001 Stars and Stripes Blvd., New Orleans

Let your holiday event take flight to a magical era! Host your holiday event at Messina’s at the Terminal in the iconic Art Deco Terminal Building at the Lakefront Airport. Enjoy the award-winning cuisine of Messina’s Catering served with hand-crafted cocktails and expert service. Call Maggie now to reserve your holiday event on the runway at 504-241-5300 or visit Offsite Catering also available.

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Mitch’s Flowers

4843 Magazine St., New Orleans

Inarguably, most of us say good food, good music and good people are the staples of any celebration. But fresh flowers add an important, latent stamp of approval to every holiday or occasion. Bringing fresh cut, living things into your home meets you in a season’s scent giving the fleeting moments of memories sentiment.

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317 Baronne St., New Orleans

From intimate family gatherings on the patio, to extravagant holiday soirées on the rooftop to an authentic New Orleans banquet in the industrially elegant Dryades Ballroom, NOPSI Hotel offers the most enjoyable holiday scene in New Orleans. From the moment guests walk through the doors of the 1920s era property, they feel a sense of elegance and a spirit of the holidays – all housed in the immaculately restored former headquarters of the city’s former power company. This holiday season, make electrifying memories at NOPSI Hotel.

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Ogden Museum of Southern Art

925 Camp St., New Orleans

Make your event a work of art this holiday season at the Ogden Museum of Southern Art! The museum is home to Stephen Goldring Hall, showcasing the world’s largest collection of Southern art, and the historic Patrick F. Taylor Library, known for its ornate architectural design. Events held between Dec. 1 and Jan. 31 qualify for their Holiday Special: 15% off. Contact 504-539-9607 or email to book today!

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Riccobono’s Peppermill

3524 Severn Ave., Metairie

The Riccobono Family has been hosting memorable events for their customers for over 40 years. Experience fresh caught Gulf seafood, hand-cut beef filets and superbly prepared Italian fare passed down through three generations of Riccobonos. View sample menus online or let them create a custom menu for your holiday dinner, wedding event, corporate meeting or another special occasion. Their private dining room accommodates groups up to 50. Let Riccobono’s Peppermill prepare your next celebration.

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Royal Sonesta New Orleans

300 Bourbon St., New Orleans

Royal Sonesta New Orleans offers an array of holiday fun and revelry, from dazzling décor and lights, to marvelously memorable feasts, to its beloved Royal Teddy Bear Tea extravaganza. The resort-style, luxury property located in the heart of the French Quarter is the perfect destination to host a holiday party or ring in the season with sophistication and style with its package getaway stays. Contact to learn more.

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The Country Club

634 Louisa St., New Orleans

The Country Club offers an elegant escape from everyday living. The beautifully renovated restaurant and bar deliver exquisite food and drink in sophisticated surroundings. Host your next dinner or cocktail party in one of their grand parlors, which comfortably seats 10-50 people for dinner or 100 people reception style. The pool area is available for rent October through March. Order from their fabulous favorites or their chef will create a custom menu for your special event.

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The Event Glossary

The Event Glossary provides everything you need to plan your own event, wedding or meeting of any size from start to finish. Everything you need is all in one place! Their event concierge is online to answer questions and help walk you thru the process – even if you’re looking to source something not listed. Not everyone needs an event planner, so this site was developed by an experienced local planner to save time for novice and professional planners alike.

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Z Event Company

508 Metairie Road, Metairie

The planners at Z Event Company create memories that last a lifetime! Their knowledge and access to the best sources both locally and worldwide allow them to design the event of your dreams, personalized just for you. Your event will be enjoyable and memorable when their award-winning team is part of it. Visit their showroom on Metairie Road to see the latest designs available for your next event. Z Event specializes in luxury weddings, social, corporate, non-profit and milestone celebrations.