- September 2015
- New Orleans, LA
The Big Easy set the stage for a feast of the senses starring bold Creole flavors and the spirited sounds of acclaimed chart-topper Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue.
No time was wasted in kicking off a packed weekend celebrating the vibrant culture of New Orleans. Cardmembers were treated to the rich rhythms of horns and strings and signature cocktails upon arrival at The Saint Hotel’s bustling jazz bar, The Burgundy Room.
Cardmembers reveled in the full breadth of New Orleans’ unique culinary offerings and unforgettable fare — with ample time to try authentic Cajun dishes and sweet beignets in the French Market, before sitting down for classic Creole cuisine at the legendary Arnaud’s Restaurant. The tempo of the weekend took off with high-octane music at Tipitina’s — arguably one of the most important jazz institutions in the country. Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue blasted the crowd with their signature big brass tunes late into the night.
Guests spent the weekend at The Saint Hotel, Autograph Collection, a masterpiece in the heart of New Orleans’ iconic French Quarter neighborhood.