New Orleans February 2022

New Orleans February 2022 Events

New Orleans February 2022 Events

Visit New Orleans This February for Excitement and Romance!

Average temperature low and high: 47°-66°
It's Mardi Gras month in New Orleans! Although it will look different this year with restrictions, the city will still be buzzing and in the spirit! New Orleans is also the perfect destination to enjoy Valentines Day! Have a date at one of the cities historic movie theaters like The Broad Theater or Prytania Theatre. Wine and dine at one of the city's famous restaurants. Stroll through the French Quarters with a cocktail in hand, or grab some warm coffee and beignets to cuddle up with in front of the Mississippi River. The possibilities are endless!

February Event Calendar

Tet Fest

Tet Fest

New Orleans is known for being a melting pot of many cultures and is home to a large Vietnamese population. Each year, Tet Fest celebrates the Vietnamese New Year in New Orleans East. Head down to the Queen Mary of Vietnam Church to enjoy a day filled with vibrancy, authentic food, traditional performances and dances, live music, and fun. Admission is free and open to the public.

KeHE Summer Show

KeHE Summer Show

See Summer 2022's hottest products before they hit the shelves at the KeHe Summer Show expo.  It's a fantastic event for people in the retail industry to learn about new products to carry and try fresh natural ingredients.  Find more information at the official website.

Humana Rock 'n' Roll New Orleans

Humana Rock \'n\' Roll New Orleans

The Rock n Roll marathon is a part of a series of marathons hosted across the country. With New Orleans being a flat city with little to no uphill challenges, the race hosted here tends to be a more comfortable course than most and attracts hundreds of runners from all over the country. Starting from downtown and ending in City Park, music and thousands of runners fill the city; popular local bands are often stationed along the course to offer soundtracks of encouragement. Lace up your running shoes (there’s a 5k, 10k, half marathon, and full marathon) or party and cheer on the sidelines. Registration price, depending on the race, ranges from $35-$99.

Annual Lympho-Maniac 70s Party

Annual Lympho-Maniac 70s Party

Are you a "Lympho-Maniac", someone who wants to live life to the fullest? Well, get out your platform shoes and bellbottoms, because this annual 70s-themed party is for you. Head down to one of New Orleans' most sought-out venues, Mardi Gras World, to dance and groove the evening away at this unforgettable celebration of life, all for a good cause. Profits are donated to cancer-fighting efforts. Tickets start at $75. You can purchase them and find more information online. 

Krewe of Freret Parade

Krewe of Freret Parade

Attending a Mardi Gras parade is a must during Carnival season in New Orleans, and this is a great one to add to your list. The Krewe of Freret Parade is known to be filled with local artists and entertainers that give out intricately decorated Mardi Gras masks. The parade route is scheduled to start uptown at the intersection of Napoleon Avenue and Tchoupitoulas Street and then proceed north up Napoleon Ave. until St. Charles Avenue, through the Garden District. Attending is free and open to the public. Interested in riding in the parade? Membership starts at $650. 

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Mardi Gras Cavaliers Alumni Parade

Mardi Gras Cavaliers Alumni Parade

Those who marched in the Cavaliers Drum and Bugle Corps take the limelight again in the Endymion Parade on February 26th, 2022 and the Orpheus Parade on February 28th, 2022.  Celebrate Mardi Gras while listening to them play a medley of tunes and toast them with your favorite celebratory cocktail.

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New Orleans Events in February

Concerts

Theater & Headliners

Sports

Nightclubs

Wed, Feb 02 at Republic NOLA Pinegrove [POSTPONED]
Sat, Feb 05 at Republic NOLA Boombox Cartel
Fri, Feb 11 at Republic NOLA G-Space and smith.
Sat, Feb 12 at Republic NOLA Krewe Du Boo Hoo
Thu, Feb 17 at Republic NOLA Virtual Riot
Sat, Feb 19 at Metropolitan Paint the City Red
Fri, Feb 25 at Republic NOLA Getter
Sat, Feb 26 at Metropolitan ZOOLU 28 w/ DILLON FRANCIS - Sat, Feb 26, 2022
Sat, Feb 26 at Metropolitan 2-DAY WRISTBAND - ZOOLU 28 w/ SEVEN LIONS, DILLON FRANCIS and lots more.
Sun, Feb 27 at Metropolitan BACCHUS BASH 2022
Mon, Feb 28 at Metropolitan ZOOLU 28 w/ SEVEN LIONS - Mon, Feb 28, 2022
Things to do in New Orleans

Things to Do in New Orleans in February

Drink at the best bars in the French Quarter

Drink at the best bars in the French Quarter
New Orleans has quite the boozy reputation, to say the least. From dive ins and up-scale cocktail bars to pubs and iconic hotel bars, the city takes their drinking establishments seriously. Final calls and bars closing at 2 a.m? Not in New Orleans! Some bars are even open for 24 hours! Bottoms up 'til the sun's up!

Climb at New Orleans Boulder Lounge

Climb at New Orleans Boulder Lounge
Okay, so New Orleans isn't a very mountainous region; frankly, it's flat. But if you're looking for an uphill climb, no worries, there's the Boulder Lounge! It's the first and only climbing gym in the city in over ten years! Located in the city's historic cotton press building, a 125-year old warehouse, it features 2,500 square feet of bouldering with difficulty levels that range from beginner to pro-climber!