Spend the Day/Overnight in New Orleans on July 4th!

Free Fireworks Show On the Mighty Mississippi at 9:00 pm

Sponsoring Museums, Riverboats, Restaurants, Hotels, Shopping, and More!


The "new" Audubon Aquarium and Audubon Insectarium are open daily from 10 am - 5 pm


Best View in town for the Fireworks Display!   Boarding in the heart of the French Quarter at the Toulouse St. Wharf begins at 6:00 pm, set sail at 7:00 pm, returning at 9 pm for the fireworks display. Cruise with Dinner is $95 per person and can be booked only at or by phone at 504-569-1401.   Bars on all decks will be available and we will offer a variety of snack bar and small plate items for sale.

A four piece Jazz Band will be aboard and guests will be thrilled with the choreographed music playing for the Go Fourth on the River Community Sponsored Fireworks show at 9:00pm.  Book online at or call 504-569-1401 or 800-233-2628

Paddlewheeler Creole Queen

Celebrate Independence Day with FIREWORKS on the Mississippi River! Join us for our 4th of July Celebration Cruise, including a buffet of American favorites that will open at the start of the cruise, live entertainment and an open call brand bar with reception-style open seating. Stroll from room to room, dancing to a DJ in one, a live jazz band in another, or relaxing to the sounds of a piano in the King's Room. Enjoy festive libations from the open bar and cruising on the river with enchanting views of the Crescent City. Advanced reservations required. Board from 7 pm-8 pm, sail from 8 pm - 10 pm.

Book online at or call 504-529-4567or 800-445-4109 to reserve.

Take in the Vue of New Orleans, 407 ft. high, during the day at Vue Orleans.

Enjoy interactive cultural exhibits, movies, and observations decks while learning about the storied city below. 

Open daily from 10am to 6pm (last admission at 5pm)

**July 4th** - 6 pm - 10 pm - spectacular view of the fireworks from the rooftop observation deck

Tickets: or Box Office    --   See Coupon Offer here

French Market District

Canal Place

The Westin New Orleans Canal Place

New Orleans School of Cooking

Daily Morning Class: $42.50
10am - 12:30pm
4 food items

Daily Afternoon Class: $35.00
2pm - 4pm
3 food items

Watch, learn & eat! Sit back and enjoy watching our skilled, entertaining chefs prepare a classic Cajun / Creole meal for you while learning about the vibrant history of New Orleans cuisine! Our popular lunch classes are "open" to individual reservations.  Fabulous retail items in their General Store! 

Go to (closed 7-4-23 for staff to celebrate the holiday)

Hilton Go 4th on the River Package

The Hilton Coupon

For the Go 4th on the River Package - please click here