Birthday Party & Corporate Entertaining

Birthday Party Packages

Package #1:  The Candy Cane Package – $420 – 20 people (Including Adults)

90 minutes of fun with your own party host; designated private area for your party

NOLA Christmas Fest entrance ticket to access all activities

A dedicated party host to serve your guests

Private party area and reserved tables and seating

Food Service:

  • 40 all-beef hot dogs, buns and fixings – ketchup, mustard, relish
  • Assorted bags of potato chips
  • Fresh fruit cups
  • (4) Pitchers of soda, fruit punch or lemonade

 

Package #2: The Snowflake Package – $430 – 20 people (Including Adults)

90 minutes of fun with your own party host; designated private area for your party

NOLA Christmas Fest entrance ticket to access all activities

A dedicated party host to serve your guests

Private party area and reserved tables and seating

Food Service:

  • 4 large 16” pizza’s (8 slices per pizza) – your choice of thin crust cheese or pepperoni
  • Assorted bags of potato chips
  • Fresh fruit cups
  • (4) Pitchers of soda, fruit punch or lemonade

 

Package #3:  The Christmas Tree Package – $440 – 20 people (Including Adults)

90 minutes of fun with your own party host; designated private area for your party

NOLA Christmas Fest entrance ticket to access all activities

A dedicated party host to serve your guests

10% discount on photo with Santa for all children

Private party area and reserved tables and seating

Food Service:

  • 60 southern fried chicken fingers
  • Ranch and BBQ sauce
  • Assorted bags of potato chips
  • Fresh fruit cups
  • (4) Pitchers of soda, fruit punch or lemonade

 

Add On: Birthday Cake – $38 – 20 people (Including Adults)

Includes birthday cake decorated with name of child and choice of (2) piping colors

 

A la Carte Options

Cold Options

Tortilla chips with mild salsa and guacamole – $32.00 – serves 10

Potato chips and house-made sour cream and onion dip – $28.00 – serves 10

Sliced seasonal fruit and winter berries – $29.00 – serves 10

Vegetable crudité tray with Christmas ranch dip – $26.00 – serves 10

Ice cream cups – vanilla or chocolate – $18.00 – serves 10 (10 count)

 

Hot Options

Southern fried chicken fingers with creamy ranch dip and bbq sauce – $28.00 – serves 10 (24 count)

Grilled cheese sandwiches – $28.00 – serves 10 (15 count)

Fried mozzarella sticks with classic marinara sauce – $22.00 – serves 10 (24 count)

Mini corn dogs with honey mustard and yellow mustard dipping sauces – $28.00 – serves 10 (20 count)

Large thin crust 16” cheese or pepperoni pizza – $26.00 pizza (8 slices)

Tortilla and pita chips with creamy spinach artichoke dip – $34.00 – serves 10

 

Additional Details & Requirements: 

  • Due to large activity area, your group is required to have 1 adult per 6 children.
  • Children are required to have an adult chaperone at all times (must be 21 or over).
  • You and your guests will be given their own identifying wrist band.
  • All birthday parties must select from one of the party packages (Candy Cane, Snowflake, Christmas Tree) and have made reservations 72 hours in advance with a non-refundable deposit. The deposit will be based on the number of anticipated guests x $15.00. The deposit will be applied to the balance due prior to final payment which is due no later than 72 hours in advance of schedule party date.
  • All parties will be supplied plates, napkins and cups. Should you want to bring your own, you may do so.
  • We will be more than happy to bake a cake specially made for the birthday child or if you decide to provide your own specialty cake – plates, napkins, and a cake cutter are available.
  • 90 minutes of reserved party space is provided. The available party time slots are 11:30am, 1:30 pm, 3:30 pm and 5:30 pm daily.
  • Additional activities your child might enjoy while at NOLA ChristmasFest:

 Individual Holiday Cookie, Pre-Purchase for Cookie Decorating –

              $3.00 each cookie

Personal Interaction with NOLA ChristmasFest Ice Ambassador –

             $50 for up to 10 children for 30 minutes on the ice.

 

Corporate Packages

Package #1:  Elf Package – $45 per person

Two (2) hours of fun with your own designated private area for your group

NOLA Christmas Fest entrance ticket to access all activities

A dedicated party host to serve your guests

Private party area with reserved tables and seating

Dedicated Bar Service with 2 drink tickets per person

Carved Cheese and Fruit Tableau

Display of Local and International Cheese, Nuts and Fruit

Flatbread, Crackers and Sliced Baguettes

Tray Passed Hors d’ Oeuvres – (select three)

Brie Poached Pear and Almond Strudel

Lobster & Saffron Arancini topped with Hurricane Aioli

Sweet Potato and Maple Syrup Puff

Mullet Spiced Chicken Satay with a side of Satsuma Chutney

Medjool Date Almonds wrapped with Pecan Wood Smoked Bacon

Roesti wrapped Local Shrimp

Potato and Corn Beignets with Cream Fraiche and Caviar

Poached Pear and Pecans with Fontina Cheese

Vegetable Fritter and Gravlax with Herbed Cream

Rabbit Boudin with Cranberry Pepper Jelly

Turkish Apricot and Spiced Duck Purse

Small Plates

Carved Deep Fried Turkey Breast with Satsuma Chutney and Giblet Supreme Sauce

Over Smashed Butter Potatoes accompanied by Corn Bread and Herb Stuffing

Holiday NOLA Pastry Shop

Holiday Nibblers

Mini Gems

Chocolates

Cookies

Freshly Brewed Coffee, Hot Tea & Spiced Apple Cider

$25 per person

Beverage:  2 drink tickets provided

Premium Liquors, Domestic and Imported Beers

Assorted Soft drinks and bottled water

 

Package #2:   Reindeer Package – $56.00 per person

Two (2) hours of fun with your own designated private area for your group

NOLA Christmas Fest entrance ticket to access all activities

A dedicated party host to serve your guests

Private party area with reserved tables and seating

Dedicated Bar Service with 2 drink tickets per person

French Market Display

Display of Local and International Cheese, Nuts and Fruit

Farmer Vegetables and Classic Holiday Dips

Flatbread, Crackers, Sliced Baguettes and Pita

Tray Passed Hors d’ Oeuvres – (select five)

Brie Poached Pear and Almond Strudel

Lobster & Saffron Arancini topped with Hurricane Aioli

Sweet Potato and Maple Syrup Puff

Mullet Spiced Chicken Satay with a side of Satsuma Chutney

Medjool Date Almonds wrapped with Pecan Wood Smoked Bacon

Roesti wrapped Local Shrimp

Potato and Corn Beignets with Cream Fraiche and Caviar

Poached Pear and Pecans with Fontina Cheese

Vegetable Fritter and Gravlax with Herbed Cream

Rabbit Boudin with Cranberry Pepper Jelly

Turkish Apricot and Spiced Duck Purse

Oyster Rockefeller Tart

Crispy Chicken and Cashew Spring Roll

Cauliflower Flan Tart with Caviar

Small Plates

Carved Turducken with Satsuma Chutney and Giblet Supreme Sauce

Over Smashed Sweet Potatoes accompanied by Corn Bread and Herb Stuffing

Holiday NOLA Pastry Shop

Holiday Nibblers

Mini Gems and Chocolates

Pudding and Bouche de Noel

Freshly Brewed Coffee, Hot Tea & Spiced Apple Cider 6

Beverage:  2 drink tickets provided

Premium Liquors, Domestic and Imported Beers

Assorted Soft drinks and bottled water

 

 

 

Package #3Saint Nick Package – $68.00

Two (2) hours of fun with your own designated private area for your group

NOLA Christmas Fest entrance ticket to access all activities

A dedicated party host to serve your guests

Dedicated Bar Service with 2 drink tickets per person

French Market Display

Display of Local and International Cheese, Nuts and Fruit

Farmer Vegetables and Classic Holiday Dips

Flatbread, Crackers, Sliced Baguettes and Pita

Tray Passed Hors d’ Oeuvres – (select five)

Brie Poached Pear and Almond Strudel

Lobster & Saffron Arancini topped with Hurricane Aioli

Sweet Potato and Maple Syrup Puff

Medjool Date Almonds wrapped with Pecan Wood Smoked Bacon

Roesti wrapped Local Shrimp

Potato and Corn Beignets with Cream Fraiche and Caviar

Poached Pear and Pecans with Fontina Cheese

Vegetable Fritter and Gravlax with Herbed Cream

Rabbit Boudin with Cranberry Pepper Jelly

Turkish Apricot and Spiced Duck Purse

Oyster Rockefeller Tart

Cauliflower Flan Tart with Caviar

Small Plates – (select one)

Carved Turducken with Satsuma Chutney

Over Smashed Sweet Potato, Pineapple and Marshmallow Casserole accompanied by Corn Bread and Herb Stuffing

Roasted Gulf Fish with Crawfish Monique Sauce or Nola BBQ Shrimp over Oven Baked Mascarpone Cheese Grits

Roasted Carved Sirloin Heart with Local Mushroom Ragout and Demi-Glace

paired with Mashed Yukon Potatoes and Roasted Green Asparagus

Holiday NOLA Pastry Shop

Holiday Nibblers

Mini Gems and Chocolates

Pudding and Bouche de Noel

Freshly Brewed Coffee, Hot Tea & Spiced Apple Cider

Beverage:  2 drink tickets provided

Premium Liquors, Domestic and Imported Beers

Assorted Soft drinks and bottled water

Holiday Reception Offerings

Stations

Imported and Domestic Cheese Display

sliced baguettes and assorted crackers

$7.25 per person

Display of Sliced Seasonal Fruit and Berries

yogurt sauce

$6.00 per person

Farmer’s Market Vegetable Crudités

buttermilk ranch dressing

$7.25per person

Grilled Marinated Vegetables and Charcuterie Board

$10.00 per person

Pasta Station

cheese tortellini and penne rigate served with breadsticks

choice of (2) sauces

|vodka cream|marinara|pesto|bolognese|

$13.50 per person

Baked Brie

puff pastry wrapped and baked until golden brown served with baguettes

$140.00 each {serves 30}

Bruschetta & Flat Bread

extra virgin olive oil and assorted toasted flatbreads & pita chips with assorted toppings

spicy hummus, grilled eggplant, black olive tapenade, fresh tomato, basil & garlic

$9.50 per person

Deep Fried Bone-In Turkey Breast

served with orange-cranberry sauce, whole grain mustard and mayo

$275.00 each {serves 25}

Fresh Country Ham

served with creole mustard and mayo

$200.00 each {serves 20}

Holiday Petit Patisserie

yule log, croquembouche, christmas cookies, and holiday petit fours

$16.00 per person

Hors d’ Oeuvres

100 piece minimum per item

Beef & Potato Canapes

asparagus & local bleu cheese

$4.75 each

Creolaise Chicken Tarts

local pecans

$4.25 each

Gulf Shrimp & Grit Cakes

herb chutney

$4.75 each

Ratatouille Tarts

olive salad

$4.00 each

Andouille Sausage & Black Eyed Pea Spring rolls

tabasco aioli

$4.00 each

Creole Shrimp Brochettes

lemon & horseradish remoulade

$5.25 each

Wild Mushroom Pockets

crisp phyllo dough

$3.75 each

Pecan Encrusted Chicken Tenders

Peach compote

$4.00 each

 

 

 

Additional Details & Requirements: 

  • Due to large activity area, your group is required to have 1 adult per 6 children.
  • Children are required to have an adult chaperone at all times (must be 21 or over).
  • You and your guests will be given their own identifying wrist band.
  • All Groups must select from one of the party packages and have made reservations 72 hours in advance with a non-refundable deposit. The deposit will be based on the number of anticipated guests x $15.00.  The deposit will be applied to the balance due prior to final payment which is due no later than 72 hours in advance of schedule party date.
  • All parties will be supplied plates, napkins and cups. Should you want to bring your own, you may do so.
  • Two (2) hours of reserved party space is provided.

 

 

For questions, please contact: (Monday-Friday, 9am – 5pm):

Alicia Washington

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center

  1. 504-582-3000 or 504-582-3011 ext. 1011
  2. 504-582-3120

Email: awashington@mccno.com

 

Outside Business Hours, please send inquiries to:  awashington@mccno.com