Plan Your Visit

Ticketing Information

ENTRY:
Guests under the age of 18 must have a parent or guardian present at all times. Ticket sales are non-refundable.

CASHLESS:
NOLA ChristmasFest 2023 is credit card only. This includes ticket purchases and onsite concessions.

OTHER:
NOCF reserves the right to modify or cancel any or all activity associated with this event.

Ticket Pricing

Ticket Prices are $25 during weekdays and $30 on Saturday/Sunday. Tickets are good for a single admission at the specific timeframe AND the specific day you choose.

Remember: In 2023, there will be timed entries (most days will include a morning session and an afternoon session). Each session is 4.5 hours in length (except for Christmas Day). To maximize your time slot, please come on time. Each time slot has a limited capacity and some popular time slots will sell out. Please make your plans early to receive your desired date and time.

Individual ticket purchase is required on those ages 2 and up.

Purchasing options

Tickets are ONLINE ONLY this year!

With capacity limits in place, some time slots will sell out. BUY EARLY online to reserve your preferred date and time. General Admission Tickets include access to all rides and activities within the festival. Height and other restrictions may apply.

Tickets are only available ONLINE!

(subject to change)

2023 Hours of Operation

21
Dec Thu
11:00am - 3:30pm & 4:30pm - 9:00pm

Saints vs. Rams, 7:15PM

Game Watching at Polar Pub

22
Dec Fri
11:00am - 3:30pm & 4:30pm - 9:00pm

9:30  SKATING WITH SANTA!

Enhance  your experience with a magical skating session with Santa & friends. (limited tickets)

Open to public afterwards

 

23
Dec Fri
11:00am - 3:30pm & 4:30pm - 9:00pm

Open to public

24
Dec Sun
11:00am - 3:30pm

Open to public – AM entry only

 

25
Dec Mon
1:00pm - 5:00pm

Christmas Day!
Special Hours!

Open to public

 

26
Dec Tue
11:00am - 3:30pm & 4:30pm - 9:00pm

Open to public

27
Dec Wed
11:00am - 3:30pm & 4:30pm - 9:00pm

Open to public

28
Dec Thu
11:00am - 3:30pm & 4:30pm - 9:00pm

Open to public

29
Dec Fri
11:00am - 3:30pm & 4:30pm - 9:00pm

Open to public

30
Dec Sat
11:00am - 3:30pm & 4:30pm - 9:00pm

Open to public

PLAN YOUR

Transportation

PLAN YOUR

Transportation

Getting Here

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center is accessible via RTA, busses and streetcar lines. NOLA ChristmasFest is also accessible via Uber, Lyft, taxis and sightseeing buses. Your driver should use 400 Calliope Street as the address for the Festival.

Parking

CLICK HERE TO RESERVE YOUR PARKING

Convenient parking is available across from NOLA ChristmasFest (Halls H, I, J) at the New Orleans Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA in Lot F.

Parking is $23 flat fee per day through the Park Mobile app. The entrance to Lot F can be found at 400 Calliope Street. Digital signage will be available to direct you into the lot. See map below.

We have ample ADA parking. Please email parking@mccno.com if you have specific needs.

Staying Overnight?

Enhance your holiday experience with an exclusive holiday package from Hilton New Orleans Riverside, a proud sponsor of NOLA ChristmasFest. Reserve your stay.

Frequently Asked

Questions

Questions?

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