Parking at the Convention Center
Ample parking is available at the Convention Center for a daily fee.
Overnight parking is prohibited.
General Driving Directions:
General Directions from the East:
Take I-10 West to Exit 234C (West Bank/Highway 90)
Continue on Westbank/Highway 90. Pass the St. Charles Exit and take …Continue Reading
For the convenience of Saints fans who want to cheer on America’s favorite team, the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center will offer public parking in Lots A, F and G.
Lot A is located on South Peters between Lake-bound and River-bound Calliope Streets. Lots F and G are located on Convention Center Blvd. directly across from Halls I and J.
Parking fee is $10.00 per car and parking lots will be open at 5:00 p.m. It is recommended that all …Continue Reading
The New Orleans Police Department and Louisiana State Police will implement a traffic plan for the upcoming Essence Festival. Events will be held in the Convention Center from 9:00 a.m.- 6:00 p.m. starting Friday, July 5 through Sunday, July 7. Heavy vehicle and pedestrian traffic is expected for the event.
The following plan will be put in place each day to help facilitate traffic flow and ensure the safety of everyone attending the events and/or visiting the area.
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This weekend, the Convention Center will host a number of events. Visitors are encouraged to arrive early and pay close attention to directional signs for the best access to parking. Over 35,000 people will be attending various events beginning Thursday, November 15 through Sunday, November 18. The Convention Center is taking special measures to expedite patron’s access to parking and entrance into the event spaces.
Among the events are the International Jewelry and Merchandise Show featuring over 500 booths showcasing everything …Continue Reading
(NEW ORLEANS) – Beginning tomorrow, people of all ages visiting NOLA ChristmasFest will experience the magic of the season during an 11-day holiday extravaganza amidst scores of decorated Christmas trees and thousands of dazzling lights inside the weather-protected festival. The Fifth Annual NOLA ChristmasFest kicks off tomorrow (Thursday, December 21) and continues through Sunday, December 31, providing a welcoming setting for new holiday traditions to visitors and locals alike.
The popular family holiday celebration will feature the only REAL indoor ice …Continue Reading
(NEW ORLEANS) – The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center today announced that individual and group tickets for one of the largest and fastest growing family holiday events on the Gulf Coast – the 2017 NOLA ChristmasFest – will go on sale at www.nolachristmasfest.com beginning Monday, November 6. The Fifth Annual NOLA ChristmasFest kicks off Thursday, December 21 and continues through Sunday, December 31.
The popular family holiday extravaganza …Continue Reading
Senior Event Manager Cassie Jones represented the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center as a Class Representative at the IAVM Venue Management School (VMS), which is considered one of the best professional education programs for venue managers. The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center’s Exhibit Services Coordinator, Nicole Newton, also attended. The VMS, now in its 30th year, offers venue professionals the chance to explore their overall understanding of principles and practices for venue management.
More than 150 venue …Continue Reading
Industry Leader Don Freeman to Keynote
New Orleans will join cities across the globe in celebrating the impact of meetings and live events on Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID) Thursday, April 6, 2017. The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center and the New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau along with MPI Gulf States Chapter invite all to attend a special luncheon, featuring an address by industry icon Donald S. (Don) Freeman, Jr., Chairman of Freeman, at the Convention Center.
Under Don …Continue Reading
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The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center offers a competitive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, short term disability, critical illness, whole life, term life, and a retirement plan as well as employer paid (FREE) parking, paid time off, paid holidays, group term life and AD&D, long term disability and long term care insurances.
The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (MCCNO) is committed to providing superior service to all patrons and works closely with event organizers to provide reasonable measures to accommodate guests with disabilities.
The Convention Center provides service ramps to entrances and elevated areas, automatic doors, an array of passenger elevators, restroom facilities for the disabled, as well as braille instructions and directional signage at strategic locations throughout the building.
– Mobility scooter rental is available at MCCNO at our …Continue Reading