NEW ORLEANS (press release) – Loews New Orleans Hotel is celebrating seasonal travel, in-person connectivity and the art of authenticity with a summer-long immersive program dedicated to inclusion in ALL forms: Summerfest by Loews Hotels. As part of the hotel’s commitment to “welcoming you like family,” Loews New Orleans has curated warm weather offerings designed to appeal to guests of all ages, abilities and lifestyles.

Summerfest by Loews Hotels will run through Labor Day and the program will be infused with signature New Orleans elements, with summer-themed offerings including:

Summerfest Cocktail with SelvaRey Rum 

Loews New Orleans Hotel will capture the flavors of summer with a uniquely created cocktail in partnership with Bruno Mars’ award-winning SelvaRey Rum. Offering a destination-specific spin on summer, the hotel’s signature “Summerfest Cocktail” called Honeysuckle Summer, pairs SelvaRey white rum and coconut rum with Louisiana honey, orange bitters, simple syrup, lime and coconut flakes. 

Destination-Driven Craft Mocktails

For those looking to embrace a healthier option, all summer long, the hotel’s mixology team has put equal attention into crafting a Summerfest Mocktail. The Hold Up features orange and pineapple juice, Louisiana honey, orange bitters and agave syrup.

Summerfest Cultural Safaris

To help guests discover the Big Easy’s hidden gems, Loews New Orleans will launch its own “Summerfest Cultural Safari.” Designed as a self-guided tour, the Summerfest Cultural Safari includes everything from destination landmarks to arts and cultural attractions. The Summerfest Cultural Safari is fully inclusive and designed for all ages and abilities, with all points of interest within a short radius from the hotel. 

  • Royal Street – Head to Royal Street for a day of cultural exploration. Enjoy art galleries and boutique shops featuring local artisanal creations. The street is a shopping and dining destination that stretches from Canal Street to Esplanade in the French Quarter, through the residential Marigny and Bywater neighborhoods, all the way to Industrial Canal. 
  • Streetcar Ride – Spend the day seeing the best of the Big Easy from a classic New Orleans streetcar on St. Charles Avenue. The stop is only four blocks from Poydras street where Loews New Orleans is located. A convenient and charming way to explore the destination. 

Summerfest programming kicks off on June 1, 2022. Locals and visitors can take advantage of the hotel’s NOLA Summer Savings offer for a staycation or vacation experience including spacious accommodations, drinks at Bar Peters and a waived destination fee (which includes Uber credit and Spotify playlists). For more information about Loews New Orleans Hotel or to book your summer travel, please call 1-800-23-LOEWS or visit https://www.loewshotels.com/new-orleans.