Looking for great deals during the ESSENCE Festival in New Orleans? Check out the special offers from restaurants, bars and attractions that Festival attendees can enjoy.
Known as having the “Best View in New Orleans,” Galvez Restaurant offers continental cuisine and tapas while keeping with the spirit of New Orleans. Receive one complimentary glass of sangria, or house wine, or a Chef’s tapas, with the purchase of two entrees.
*This offer is limited to one per table, and cannot be combined with any other offers.*
Visit: 914 North Peters Street; 504-595-3400
Photo by Courtesy of Galvez Restaurant
Witches Brew Tours
Want to learn more about the mysterious paranormal that lingers in the French Quarter? Groups of five to nine people receive a $5 discount per person at Witches Brew Tours. Groups of 10 - 19 enjoy a $7 discount per person. Groups of 20 or more receive a $10 discount per person. The price is regularly $25/person for a two-hour walking tour.
*Call 504-413-3120 or 504-220-4291 24 hours in advance to book your tour with a credit card.
Photo by Courtesy of Witches Brew Tours
St. Joseph Plantation
This is one of the last sugar cane plantations in the River Parishes. Take a tour of St. Joseph Plantation and learn about the people who once called this place home. Buy one regularly priced adult admission ticket and get one free. Regular adult admission is $15. Please use code 3535.
Quality and superb customer satisfaction is what US Coachways bus transportation service stands for. Receive a 5% discount when using code EF 2013. Must provide promo code to reservationist at time of quote.
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Indulge Island Grill
Located in the heart of New Orleans, Indulge Island Grill is a Caribbean restaurant that includes an outdoor heated pool and fitness facility available to exclusive members or paid visitors. A free appetizer is included with the purchase of two entrees. Ticket stub must be shown.
*Limit one person per visit. Cannot be combined with other discounts.*
Visit: 845 Carondelet Street; Phone: 504 609 2240
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World Famous N’awlins Cafe & Spice Emporium
Located in the French Market’s Open-Air Shed, the World Famous N'awlins Cafe & Spice Emporium features the very best in New Orleans cuisine and seasonings. ESSENCE Festival attendees enjoy a 10% discount for both the Cafe and Spice Emporium and receive a free CD featuring the NOLA Black and Gold Allstars with any purchase of $55 or more.
Visit: 1101 North Peters Street; 504-528-7770
Photo by Courtesy of World Famous N’awlins Cafe & Spice Emporium
Oak Alley Plantation, Restaurant & Inn
Known as “The Grande Dame of the Great River Road,” Oak Alley remains a symbol of the Old South’s golden era. Visit during ESSENCE Festival and receive $2 off regular adult admission. Current tours include the Civil War Encampment Exhibit as well as a look at reconstructed slave quarters.
Visit: 3645 Louisiana 18, Vacherie, LA 70090; (225) 265-2151
711 Bourbon Heat
Voted “Best New Club and Best Happy Hour” by Where Ya Magazine in 2012, Bourbon Heat offers fabulous Cajun cuisine and a hip club located in tehe venue's upstairs area. Visit during ESSENCE Festival and receive 10% off food as well as $2 drinks for Festival attendees.