Visiting New Orleans In September


September is the perfect time to travel to New Orleans. Between the end of summer and the start of fall, signature festivals and can’t-miss events make the month a special one. Celebrate the start of Hispanic Heritage Month, the return of Southern Decadence, the start of Saints football season, the third annual NOLAxNOLA, and more. Check out our picks for September below.

Labor Day

There’s plenty of reasons to visit New Orleans for Labor Day Weekend. Attend Southern Decadence, take a dip in a hotel pooldine outdoors, or have an icy summer treat—discover New Orleans on Labor Day weekend here.

Saints Home Game

The Saints take on the Tennessee Titans in the first home game of the regular season on Sunday, September 10. Cheer on the Black & Gold from the Caesars Superdome or from one of our many sports bars. It’s a game you won’t want to miss; kickoff is at noon.

Hispanic Heritage Month

New Orleans is a wonderful place to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, which spans September 15-October 15. Learn about Hispanic heritage and culture by sampling authentic cuisine, exploring Hispanic history in the city, and supporting local Hispanic-owned businesses.