Casino Outings in New Orleans

When you think of casinos, you will likely imagine Las Vegas or Atlantic City—great destinations, but they’re not New Orleans. New Orleans is a true party hot spot and has the casino options to back it up. Some are in the heart of the city, walkable to Bourbon Street, so if you can’t decide between a night of table games, dining or live jazz music, you don’t have to! It’s all in one fantastic location.


Harrah’s New Orleans Casino is perhaps the most famous in the city, conveniently located on Poydras Street and just a few blocks away from the French Quarter. Your favorite games, entertainment, and posh dining options are all tucked into a city block that’s non-stop action year-round.

Is Lady Luck on Your Side?

The Metairie Fair Grounds OTB and Casino is a quick drive away in Metairie, where you’ll find slots, video poker and, of course, racing galore. Open until 4am on Friday and Saturday, it’s the ultimate late night destination. With 71 video poker machines and lunch/dinner specials, it’s a destination in and of itself.

Palms Casino and Truck Stop, Crescent City Casino and Carnival Club Casino offer even more options for those who could use a pinch of luck while in New Orleans. The city that never stops demands only the best in casino entertainment