Frenchmen Street

Frenchmen StreetBourbon Street in the French Quarter steals the show from many of the local hang outs offering the giltz and glamour of NOLA that tourist seek. With much to see and do in the French Quarter it’s no wonder as to why many are drawn to this popular area.

Take a break from the touristy tour of the city and stroll over to Frenchmen St. This two block, compact entertainment district is where you will find the locals hanging out every night of the week in some of the most lively joints. You won’t find neon lights but you will find the highest concentration of live music venues in the area. Hear anything from blues to reggae to Latin to jazz. Even the most dead nights, Mondays, are alive with musicians rocking the night away.

Let us warn you, once you experience the fun and excitement of Frenchmen Street, you will keep coming back for more. No matter if you are inside a club or out on the street, you will hear some of the best live music you can find in the city. And to top it all off, drinks are cheap and admission is free! Leave a tip for the musicians, grab a cheap drink, and sit back to enjoy the atmosphere and great music. You will see why  the locals love this area.