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Bourbon Street Pub Crawl
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The partying never stops on Bourbon Street, the French Quarter's liveliest and wildest thoroughfare, where the rhythmic sounds of jazz, country western, Dixieland and sultry blues permeate the air. Brimming with life, you'll find everything from shopping to music to Cajun food to nightclubs.
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  • Average21%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible11%
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“people watching” (206 reviews)
“mardi gras” (250 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Well what can I say....we all heard of Bourbon Street. Although the street itself is ripped up it does not stop the partying and the bead tossing. Every day we saw a marching band at one block or another and the fun never ends. The...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

It's a party every day!! Not really for children at night. Great place for a drink and some good food and music!

Thank bluejay1975
Reviewed 2 days ago

We have been to NO 5-6 times and love the city. On Bourbon Street, there are many bars, live music, and places to eat that are usually crowded, getting louder as it gets darker. We stay in the French Quarter but never on Bourbon St....More

Thank 843lucindam
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

BOURBON STREET is too magnificent to put into just a few words. It awakens the life in you and makes you want to just walk all night laughing, and going in and out all the spots along the way. Fun to be had by all...More

Thank TonyamJ65
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It smelled and was all torn up with construction of the sewers. But the vibe of the street was fun We were there during the day but at our age, we didn't go back at night-that's for young people! I'm sure once the construction is...More

Thank SCroteau
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It's worth experiencing once but there are much better places to hang out in NOLA than here. Overall, its dirty & always has a smell of trash & spilled beer. Definitely not a place to take the kids. There are some bars that offer great...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 days ago

Beware the tap-rats, pick pockets and loose women. The street ISN'T for KIDS! I repeat, NOT FOR CHILDREN!! All I see is kids walking with their parents as they pass by the strip joints. Very, uncool... and irresponsible. If you want to enjoy music, go...More

Thank hellfirekeep
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

It’s good to go for the experience but it’s mostly college kids. The street smells like puke and it’s not uncommon to see someone throwing up. Worth the walkthrough but we preferred not to hang out there.

Thank victoriaann77
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Madness Central. A great place to drink buckets of low alcohol content hooch, and do everything required for hours before you throw up. Alternatively, view quickly and exit to experience everything fabulous the French Quarter has to offer. However, Bourbon Street provides a great service......More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Prior to our trip we were urged by many to go to Bourbon Street for its lively night life. We visit New Orleans on a slower than usual Sunday night due to Hurricane NoShow that threaten the city the night before but we still could...More

Thank Shaun B
French Quarter
A small and teeming network of laissez-faire living
lounged out on the balmy banks of the Mighty
Mississippi, the French Quarter has long been a port
of call for folks in search of a good time and a great
story. Perpetually inebriated Bourbon Street runs
across its midriff like a strand of cheap ribbon tied
around an otherwise rather pretty and impressively
well-kept vintage dress. Throughout the rest of the
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Ross P
13 August 2017|
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Response from Jan B |
We have been to New Orleans at Halloween - end of October - where everyone dresses up and walks the streets. Great atmosphere and fun just to watch the revellers. This year we went back at Mardi Gras in February/March... More
Cynthia m
15 June 2017|
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Response from melligo2 | Reviewed this property |
One place we went to that a kid would love is the Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, Cajun Swamp tours, Haunted History Walking Tour (not scary), St. Louis #1 Cemetery tour, National World War 2 museum, Mardi Gras... More
Jody B
21 February 2017|
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Response from BradFr | Reviewed this property |
We left on Saturday morning. Friday was crowded!