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Ernest N. Morial New Orleans Exhibition Hall Authority Chairman Inducted into Louisiana Restaurant Association Hall of Fame

Melvin Rodrigue, Chairman of the Ernest N. Morial New Orleans Exhibition Hall Authority (Authority), the governing board of the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, was recently inducted to the Louisiana Restaurant Association Hall of Fame. Rodrigue, a philanthropist and advocate for the City of New Orleans, is also the President and CEO of… Read More about Ernest N. Morial New Orleans Exhibition Hall Authority Chairman Inducted into Louisiana Restaurant Association Hall of Fame

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Bike Patrol Completes IPMBA Certification Course

In October, the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Bike Patrol completed an important certification course in order to bolster the safety of the building and its guests. The course, accredited by the International Police Mountain Bike Association, reinforced the training of the Convention Center’s Bike Patrol through night operations, bike maintenance, and other… Read More about New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Bike Patrol Completes IPMBA Certification Course

NOLA ChristmasFest Gifting Holiday Cheer to Military and First Responders with ½ Off Friday Admissions

NEW ORLEANS – NOLA ChristmasFest presented by Coca-Cola may be decked out in red, white, and green décor, but the largest indoor holiday event on the Gulf Coast is gifting half-off entries on Fridays to service members who defend and honor the red, white, and blue. Military service members, including Veterans and first responders who… Read More about NOLA ChristmasFest Gifting Holiday Cheer to Military and First Responders with ½ Off Friday Admissions

Convention Center Authority Receives Responses to RFQ for Master Developer

The Ernest N. Morial New Orleans Exhibition Hall Authority (Authority), the governing board of the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, received five responses to a Request for Qualifications to identify a Master Developer for its planned mixed-use, upriver development. A nationwide Request for Qualifications (RFQ) was issued in September, 2019. The five qualified… Read More about Convention Center Authority Receives Responses to RFQ for Master Developer

NOLA ChristmasFest Returns to Downtown New Orleans December 20th; Tickets On Sale Online Starting November 1st

NOLA ChristmasFest transforms 350,000 sq. ft. of convention space into an awe-inspiring indoor “winter wonderland” NEW ORLEANS – It’s the most magical time of the year, and with nearly 350,000 sq. ft. of holiday entertainment, NOLA ChristmasFest, presented by Coca-Cola promises to dazzle locals and visitors alike with eye-popping attractions and activities for both kids… Read More about NOLA ChristmasFest Returns to Downtown New Orleans December 20th; Tickets On Sale Online Starting November 1st

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Names New Director of Sustainability & Corporate Social Responsibility

The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center’s award-winning sustainability program has proven to be a model of excellence through its innovations in energy efficiency, composting and recycling, and more. The Convention Center continues to lead the way to a greener future by establishing a Director of Sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility and naming Linda… Read More about New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Names New Director of Sustainability & Corporate Social Responsibility

Convention Center Authority To Hold Public Meeting On Planned Headquarters Hotel Project

Authority Obtains Significant Concessions from Hotel Developer to Benefit of City and State The Ernest N. Morial Convention Center Exhibition Hall Authority (“Authority”) will hold a Public Meeting on Monday, October 21st to solicit public comment on its plans to develop a 1,200 room hotel attached to the Convention Center.  The meeting will be held beginning… Read More about Convention Center Authority To Hold Public Meeting On Planned Headquarters Hotel Project

New Orleans Convention Center Authority Launches Latest Expansion

SEBconnect brings small businesses one click closer to opportunity New Orleans, LA – The Ernest N. Morial New Orleans Convention Center Authority, the governing board of the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, announced the launch of SEBconnect, a new, first-of-its-kind tool built to create awareness and educate local business owners in real-time about… Read More about New Orleans Convention Center Authority Launches Latest Expansion

First-Ever Comprehensive Convention Center Transportation Center Opens To Rave Reviews

NEW ORLEANS – The New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center opened its new Transportation Center for buses, shuttles, taxis and ride shares to rave reviews. The Convention Center made a significant investment to improve public safety and convenience of residents, local commuters and event attendees by eliminating shuttles, taxis and ride-shares on the boulevard… Read More about First-Ever Comprehensive Convention Center Transportation Center Opens To Rave Reviews

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