Unique History in New Orleans

Bevolo Gas & Electric Lights Bevolo began in the French Quarter in 1945 when Andrew Bevolo, Sr. revolutionized the production of gas lamps.  Working for historic manufacturing companies including Ford, Sikorsky and Higgins, his master craftsmanship and artistic style utilized a hand riveting technique rather than brittle soldered joints. You can’t walk very far through the […]

Explore the French Market in NOLA!

Explore the French Market in New Orleans at Amusement Expo International 2020 Similar to some European markets, this historically charming open-air market features shopping, dining, music and local tradition that is uniquely New Orleans. From Cafe du Monde near Jackson Square to the flea market at the end of Esplanade Avenue, the French Market includes five blocks […]

Share Your Story, Call For Speakers

The annual event for the location-based, out-of-home entertainment industry-the Amusement Expo International-is now accepting speaking proposals. Set for Monday, March 9, Expo Education Day features a wide range of presentations, panels and round table sessions dedicated to enhancing the skill sets of attendees and the productivity/profitability of their businesses. Amusement Expo participants include owner/operators of […]

Good Eats in the Big Easy at Amusement Expo International 2020

The Country Club Hidden away in New Orleans’ charming Bywater neighborhood, The Country Club offers an elegant escape. Their beautifully renovated restaurant and bar deliver exquisite food and drink in sophisticated surroundings. And the separate pool area is a bohemian retreat complete with a poolside bar and outdoor kitchen. The Italian Barrel The Italian Barrel is […]

New Orleans Favorites at Amusement Expo International 2020

New Orleans has a food dishes that cannot be experienced anywhere else. SoBou Make your way to SoBou, where you can experience the French Quarter like a local. Expect food and drink that pays homage to New Orleans in a debonair ” though still rollicking “setting. Sip on well-made Sazerac cocktails while savoring fare like […]

Free Attractions in New Orleans at Amusement Expo International 2020!

Take a stroll at the  Besthoff Sculpture Garden The adjacent New Orleans Museum of Art is spectacular, but for a couple of free hours of talking and strolling, you can’t beat the weird and wonderful installations at the Sydney and Wanda Besthoff Sculpture Garden — a gorgeous outdoor space in City Park with a world-class […]

Unique Eats in New Orleans at Amusement Expo International 2020

JOHNNY SANCHEZ A smart and authentic restaurant that embodies the warmth of traditional Mexican cooking, and the hospitality that defines New Orleans. It bridges traditional Mexican food with a modern approach using the very best ingredients.   IRENE’S CUISINE OF THE FRENCH QUARTER Famous for their duck St. Philip which is roasted crispy and glazed […]

Tour New Orleans at Amusement Expo International 2020!

New Orleans Hop-On Hop-Off Bus Tour Tour New Orleans, the birthplace of jazz, via a highly enjoyable double-decker bus tour. You’ll have unlimited access to everything the city has to offer on your sightseeing adventure. Take advantage of the on-board tour commentary  to learn all about this vibrant city as you go. This hop-on hop-off bus […]