Announcements

Michael Sawaya Begins First Week as President/General Manager of the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

Michael J. Sawaya, the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center’s new President/General Manager, began his tenure in his new position on February 19. Sawaya was chosen by the Ernest N. Morial New Orleans Exhibition Hall Authority, the governing board of the convention center, from a deep field of experienced candidates after the Center’s previous… Read More about Michael Sawaya Begins First Week as President/General Manager of the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

NOLA ChristmasFest 2017 Breaks Five-Year Attendance Record

(NEW ORLEANS) – Officials with the New Orleans Morial Convention Center today announced that the 2017 NOLA ChristmasFest shattered all previous attendance records since 2013 hosting an estimated 43,500 attendees during this season’s 11-day holiday extravaganza. NOLA ChristmasFest, one of the largest indoor holiday events along the Gulf Coast, celebrated its last day Sunday closing… Read More about NOLA ChristmasFest 2017 Breaks Five-Year Attendance Record

NOLA CHRISTMASFEST KICKS OFF 11-DAY HOLIDAY EXTRAVAGANZA

(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… Read More about NOLA CHRISTMASFEST KICKS OFF 11-DAY HOLIDAY EXTRAVAGANZA

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Names Lauren Castine as Event Manager

Lauren Castine has been named Event Manager at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (MCCNO) – the sixth largest convention center in the nation. In her new capacity, she will be responsible for managing all aspects of the event planning process. As a liaison between the Center and clients, she will guide clients… Read More about New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Names Lauren Castine as Event Manager

Leah Sulony Named Event Manager at New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

Leah Sulony has been named Event Manager at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (MCCNO) – the sixth largest convention center in the nation. In her new capacity, she will be responsible for managing all aspects of the event planning process. As a liaison between the Center and clients, she will guide clients… Read More about Leah Sulony Named Event Manager at New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

Brad Feichter Named Event Manager at New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

Brad Feichter has been named Event Manager at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center (MCCNO) – the sixth largest convention center in the nation. In his new capacity, he will be responsible for managing all aspects of the event planning process. As a liaison between the Center and clients, he will guide clients through… Read More about Brad Feichter Named Event Manager at New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Generates $2 Billion in Economic Impact in 2016

$158.4 Million in New Tax Revenue Flows to City, State The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center’s operations and activities produced $158.4 million in new tax revenue and $2 billion in total economic impact on the Metro New Orleans area last year. The 2016 Economic Impact Analysis, prepared by the University of New Orleans… Read More about New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Generates $2 Billion in Economic Impact in 2016

TICKETS GO ON SALE NOVEMBER 6 FOR NOLA CHRISTMASFEST 2017

Holiday Activities Expand at New Orleans Convention Center Celebration (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… Read More about TICKETS GO ON SALE NOVEMBER 6 FOR NOLA CHRISTMASFEST 2017

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