Ernest N. Morial Convention Center
Monday, September 1 2014

Sheriff’s 40th Annual Thanksgiving Dinner

More information coming soon.

APHA Annual Meeting & Exposition

International Jewelry and Merchandise Show

REALTORS Conference & Expo

“Light up the District” Contest Announced

Warehouse District Businesses and Residents to Compete in Facade Decorating Contest

 

Warehouse District businesses and residents are challenged to join the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center to  LIGHT UP THE DISTRICT by competing in a facade decorating contest during the second annual Christmas In The District, December 3 – 24, 2014.

The business with the best themed façade decoration will win a fully hosted employee party at the Convention Center for 50 people, to be held between Friday, December 26 and Friday, April 3 (based on availability) and will have their business featured in a ½ page advertisement in a local paper.

The second annual Christmas in the District event will feature:

  • Twelve Days of New Orleans Christmas (new feature indoors in The Great Hall);
  • Weekly concerts on the Plaza, starting December 3, at Julia Street and Convention Center Boulevard;
  • Holiday light displays along Convention Center Boulevard with over 70 lighted trees;
  • Corporate Christmas Tree Display (new feature indoors in The Great Hall);
  • Convention Center façade festooned with animated lights synchronized to music;
  • Winter Wonderland featuring kids zone with inflatables and craft stations (new feature indoors in The Great Hall);
  • Elf In The District contest;
  • Santa Paws Parade and contest;
  • Light up the District contest.

Detailed schedule information to be announced in October. For more information, visit christmasinthedistrict.com.

The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center is funding the event as a part of its mission to bring visitors to town, and is expected to inspire all the residents and businesses in the Warehouse/Arts District to embrace the event and help grow it annually.

The event is produced in partnership with the Warehouse District Business Association (WDBA). The WDBA was formed to help protect, promote and preserve the commercial culture in our district.  They strive for a unified voice of business owners that will represent the best interest of the neighborhood toward a successful commercial/residential, work/life balance.

WDBA provides a central portal of accurate information to stay informed and up to date on topics related to the city and neighborhood (i.e. civil projects, government issues, security and crime, tourism events and opportunities, and marketing efforts).

 

 Phone: Toll-Free (855)477-8756
Website: christmasinthedistrict.com.
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/christmasinthedistrict
Twitter: @ChristmasFestNO
Light Up the District Participant Form:
http://christmasinthedistrict.com/light-up-the-district-submission-form/

Website:
http://facebook.com/WarehouseDistrictBusinessAssociation

 

Christmas in the District at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Sales Manager Receives Millennial Award

Stew Krane Named as Harrah’s Outstanding Millennial in Hospitality

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Sales Manager Stew Krane has been named as Harrah’s Outstanding Millennial in Hospitality.

The Millennial Awards are given annually to 21 of the city’s “movers and shakers” who were born in the 1980s to early 2000s. The event is produced by Spears Consulting Group as part of its Social Renaissance series, which also raised funds for the Urban League of Greater New Orleans: Young Professionals, Vietnamese Americans Young Leaders of New Orleans, and Puentes New Orleans.

A native of New Orleans, Krane has been part of the Convention Center sales team since January. Previously, he was employed at the Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation, where he worked directly on such events as the 2012 NCAA Men’s Final Four and Super Bowl XLVII. In his 2 and half years at the GNOSF, Krane was part of a two man team that recruited 24,000 new volunteers and organized more than 86,000 hours of labor, as well as spearheading the first ever mobile app for Super Bowl volunteers.

Krane received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, and a Master’s degree in Hotel, Tourism and Restaurant Administration from the University of New Orleans.

Stew Krane


About the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

With 1.1 million square feet of contiguous exhibit space, an award winning staff and first class amenities, the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (MCCNO) is the sixth largest convention center in the nation and a consistent Top 10 host of the largest number of conventions and tradeshows annually. A leading rainmaker of the city’s hospitality industry, MCCNO event activity has produced $39.12 billion in economic impact since its 1985 opening, including $2.19 billion in new tax revenue.

 

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Warehouse District businesses and residents are challenged to join the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center to  LIGHT UP THE DISTRICT by competing in a facade decorating contest during the second annual Christmas In The District, December 3 – 24, 2014.

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The Millennial Awards are given annually to 21 of the city’s “movers and shakers” who were born in the 1980s to early 2000s. The event is produced by Spears Consulting Group as part of its Social Renaissance series, which also raised funds for the Urban League of Greater New Orleans: Young Professionals, Vietnamese    …Continue Reading


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