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2015 Battle of the…

Nov 27 - 27, 2015
The Bayou Classic is more than a football game. This annual event is one of the… more

America, Illustrated:…

Nov 27, 2015 - Jan 05, 2016
New Orleans based M.S. Rau Antiques will pay tribute to The Saturday Evening… more

Celebration in the…

Nov 27, 2015 - Jan 03, 2016
City Park's annual holiday lighting exhibit and festival returns with one of… more

David Hansen's Garden…

Nov 27, 2015
Since 2006, Hansen's Garden District Jazz Trio has performed every night at… more

Fats Domino & Dave…

Nov 27 - Dec 27, 2015
Join us at the Carver Theater for a Music Tribute honoring Legendary Musicians… more


Nov 27 - 27, 2015
Swipe Right and come and play in the Lounge at Foundation Room. DJ Raj Smoove… more

Florida Room: Jessica…

Nov 27 - 29, 2015
The Foundation Gallery is excited to present Florida Room by Jessica Bizer … more

Friday Nights at NOMA

Nov 27 - 27, 2015
Every Friday evening, come to the museum for activities and entertainment from… more

Jasper Johns:…

Nov 27, 2015 - Jan 31, 2016
Prints from the Donna Perret Rosen and Benjamin M. Rosen Collection: Jasper… more

Newcomb Art Museum of…

Nov 27, 2015 - Jan 03, 2016
Join us for the  Exhibition: "A Shared Space: KAWS, Karl Wirsum,… more

Patriot, Planter,…

Nov 27, 2015 - Mar 20, 2016
NOMA will present the first exhibition to focus on the works of Pierre-Joseph… more

Sixty Minute Sip Down

Nov 27 - 27, 2015
Who says it has to end early? We are extending this New Orleans Friday… more

The Historic New…

Nov 27, 2015 - Jan 09, 2016
The Historic New Orleans Collection marks the 10th anniversary of Hurricane… more

The Photography of…

Nov 27, 2015 - Mar 01, 2016
The Photography of Modernist Cuisine: The Exhibition, a collection of over 50… more

Tim Youd: 100 Novels

Nov 27, 2015 - Feb 21, 2016
Los Angeles-based contemporary artist Tim Youd will visit NOMA to perform the… more


Nov 27, 2015 - Jan 10, 2016
This exhibition features work by the Japanese artist Bidou Yamaquchi. Trained… more

Visions of US:…

Nov 27, 2015 - Jan 24, 2016
Visions of US explores evolving ideas about American cultural identity from the… more

Art on the Spot

Nov 28 - 28, 2015

Ashe Cultural Arts…

Nov 28 - Dec 31, 2015
Join us for Ashe to Amen: the Enduring Spirituality of People of African… more

Bayou Classic

Nov 28 - 28, 2015
The 42nd Annual Bayou Classic will take place in the Dome on Saturday, November… more

2015 Battle of the…

Nov 27 - 27, 2015
The Bayou Classic is more than a football game. This annual event is one of the… more

Marriott International Hotels Offer Weekend Getaway Package for Summer Travelers

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Crissa Kounavis

Guests can catch great summer rates early and book spacious suites for their family at more than 200 Marriott® properties nationwide thanks to these Marriott hotel deals

Bethesda, MD – Summer travel with families can be logistically challenging when it comes to hotel rooms. To take some of the stress out of travel, Marriott International is providing vacationers with great value for a much deserved break this summer, with spectacular summer rates perfect for a weekend getaway or family trip.

Beginning May 15th, guests can enjoy amazing rates for weekend getaways between June 1 through September 5 at participating SpringHill Suites®, Residence Inn®, Fairfield Inn & Suites® and TownePlace Suites® hotels across the US and Canada.

A great value for everyone, these Marriott hotels offer free breakfast and complimentary WiFi or high speed Internet access. Most importantly each hotel features spacious suites with deluxe bedding that can accommodate everyone in the family.

When booking online, be sure to use promotional code WBZ in the corporate/promotional code box or visit our Summer Hotel Deal Page to view participating hotels. To book by phone, call 1-800-228-9290 in the US and ask for promotional code WBZ. For toll-free numbers outside the US please click here.

This hotel deal is valid for stays June 1 through September 5, 2011. Offer limited to participating Fairfield Inn & Suites, SpringHill Suites, Residence Inn and TownePlace Suites hotels in the continental United States & Canada. Rates vary by property, season, and day of the week. A limited number of rooms are available for this promotion. Tax is additional. Offer does not apply to groups of 10 or more rooms. Offer cannot be combined with any other promotions. Blackout dates may apply. Advance reservations required. Other restrictions may apply. Rates are per room, per night and based on availability at the time of reservations. Void where prohibited. Visit for details. © 2011 Marriott International, Inc. Marriott® and other trademarks and logos used herein are registered trademarks owned by Marriott International, Inc.

About Marriott International

MARRIOTT INTERNATIONAL, INC. is a leading lodging company with more than 3,400 lodging properties in 68 countries and territories. Marriott International operates and franchises hotels under the Marriott, JW Marriott, The Ritz-Carlton, Renaissance, Residence Inn, Courtyard, TownePlace Suites, Fairfield Inn, SpringHill Suites and Bulgari brand names; develops and operates vacation ownership resorts under the Marriott Vacation Club, The Ritz-Carlton Destination Club, and Grand Residences by Marriott brands; licenses and manages whole-ownership residential brands, including The Ritz-Carlton Residences, JW Marriott Residences and Marriott Residences; operates Marriott Executive Apartments; provides furnished corporate housing through its Marriott ExecuStay division; and operates conference centers. The company is headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, USA, and had approximately 137,000 employees at 2009 year-end. It is recognized by FORTUNE® as one of the best companies to work for, and by Newsweek as one of the greenest big companies in America.

In fiscal year 2009, Marriott International reported sales from continuing operations of nearly $11 billion. For more information or reservations, please visit our web site at, and for the latest company news, visit