New Orleans Party Places

Best Party Places in New Orleans

New Orleans is a city that is synonymous with heavy drinking, endless partying, and amazing entertainment. Bourbon Street has acquired a reputation as the city's primary nightlife thoroughfare, but amazing places can be found scattered throughout the entirety of NOLA. Here you'll find all types of places from trendy nightclubs, to intimate lounges, to popular live music venues. No matter what sort of experience you're looking for, you're sure to find the perfect spot to let loose somewhere in this guide.

So that you don't get lost trying to decide between all of the awesome places in this list, we have included some handy search tools to make your time here go as smoothly as possible. Maybe you're planning on restricting your partying to a certain neighborhood in New Orleans, such as the French Quarter, Warehouse District, or Lower Garden District. If so, just select your chosen neighborhood from the list on the left side of the screen. You can also search places by type to bring up only those places that most closely match what you have in mind. Choose from live music venues, bars, lounges, and many other types of places and find exactly what you're looking for.

Once you find a place that catches your interest, make sure to check out its page. Each place has its own page full of important information, such as whether or not there is a dress code. This is also where you can sign up for the guest list and check out all of the upcoming events at each place. Look through photos here too so you have a pretty good idea what you're getting yourself into before you step foot in the venue.

There you have it, all of NOLA's best places to party! Go ahead and pick your favorite, buy tickets to any upcoming events, and get ready to have the time of your life!

Club 735

735 Bourbon Street, New Orleans, Louisiana United States

504-581-6742

Club 735 is located on Bourbon Street, in the French Part of New Orleans. The venue boasts three separate setting, each offering its own unique take on nightlife. Whether you're a local, or you're just visiting, you've gotta check this place out for yourself. Click here for more information. [more]

Colette New Orleans

822 Gravier St, New Orleans, Louisiana (Central Business District) United States

Colette is a lifestyle club for couples and singles located in downtown New Orleans. Have a fun, sexy time with other like-minded people in a classy BYOB establishment. The club has many different play areas, including a dance floor, private rooms, several lounges, and a movie theater. [more]

Larry Flynt’s Hustler Club

225 Bourbon St, New Orleans, Louisiana (French Quarter) United States

New Orleans is known as a crazy and wild place to party. Between Mardi Gras, Halloween, New Year's Eve, and Jazz Fest, NOLA pretty much has a party going all year round. So if you want a party that never ends, you head to New Orleans. And when you want an extra-spicy, extra-special evening, you go to Larry Flint's Hustler Club, located on the [more]

The Howlin’ Wolf

907 S Peters St, New Orleans, Louisiana (Lower Garden District) United States

The Howlin' Wolf is a music venue, bar and restaurant that's been around since 1988. Both international and local performers have graced the stage, including the Foo Fighters, Bare Naked Ladies, and Jimmy Page, among others. Inside The Howlin' Wolf you will find The Den, the venue's bar and restaurant, with a great selection beers and tasty food. [more]

The Metropolitan

310 Andrew Higgins Dr , New Orleans, Louisiana United States

(504) 568-1700

The Metropolitan is well considered as one of the best clubs in town. If you are after a huge, energetic nightclub that plays only the hottest electronic music, this is the place for you. The venue boasts multiple VIP areas, two separate rooms, multiple bars, and possibly the best VIP service in town. Click here for more information. [more]

Siberia

2227 St Claude Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana (St. Roch) United States

Siberia is a live rock venue with a Polish restaurant inside. Siberia is known for its great live shows, but it also has several pool tables and a great selection of beers on tap. Siberia focuses on metal music but the concerts include all genres. For great food and great live music, you definitely need to check out Siberia. [more]

The Avenue Pub

1732 St Charles Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana (Central City) United States

The Avenue Pub is a beer bar with over fifty bottled and tap craft beers and a constantly rotating selection. Avenue Pub also has a full Bourbon, Whiskey and Rye menu. It's a great place to watch the parades during Mardi Gras or attend a rare beer tasting. The pub also serves snacks and sandwiches and has a patio available for events. [more]

Oz

800 Bourbon St, New Orleans, Louisiana (French Quarter) United States

Oz is New Orleans' premier gay bar and club. Come for the great party atmosphere and stay for the hot gogo dancers, drag shows, and techno party beats. Oz also hosts tons of themed nights, including service industry night, half-priced happy hour, and College night. The club has two floors with a balcony overlooking the dance floor. [more]

Mayfair Lounge

1505 Amelia St, New Orleans, Louisiana (Touro) United States

Miss Gertie's Mayfair lounge is a classic neighborhood dive bar, with pool tables, a juke box, and a great, relaxed atmosphere. If you're looking for reasonably priced drinks, friendly bartenders and a fun time, the Mayfair lounge is the perfect place to check out. [more]

Louies Corner Bar

500 Elmira Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana (Algiers Point) United States

Louie's Corner Bar in New Orleans is a great place to watch the Saints game, drink beer with your friends, or simply hang out and enjoy the reasonably priced drinks and relaxed atmosphere. [more]