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1008 North Peters St., New Orleans, Louisiana, USA 70116
The French Market is America's oldest continually operating Public Market. Open 7 days a week, 365 days a year (including major holidays!), it's a can't miss for locals and visitors alike.
The calendar at the French Market is jam-packed! Whether you want to see award winning children's musician and author Johnette Downing in concert, take a Creole & Cajun Food and Music Tour of the French Market District, or "Move Ya Brass" in a free dance fitness class in Crescent Park, there's something for everyone at the Market.
And don't forget to save the ate for their signature events in 2019!
February 1–4: Mardi Gras Mask Market in Dutch Alley
March 17: St. Joseph’s Day Celebration in the Farmers Market
June 8-9: Creole Tomato Festival
July 4: 4th Fest in Crescent Park
TBA: Boo Carre Halloween Festival in Dutch Alley
TBA: French Market District Tree Lighting Ceremony
TBA: St. Nick Celebration in Dutch Alley
From books to spices to jewelry to fine art to can find pretty much anything you need or want in the Shops of the Colonndade - to find the complete listing of shops, click here! And be sure to check out the seasonal specials here!
Once you've worked up an appetite shopping til' you drop, treat yourself to a delicious beignet, po-boys, oysters, or other New Orleans classics at one of the Market's many restaurants.
If you'd rather try your own hand at whipping up something delicious, stop by one of the many food vendors at the Farmer's Market. If it's Wednesday, you'll have an even wider selection with the Crescent City Farmer's Market!
Merchants from all over the world bring their wares to an open-air shopper's paradise in the French Market's Flea Market every day of the year from approximately 9 am to 6pm. Traditional items such as clothing and antiques combine with art, jewelry, candles, and crafts to make this a market of diversity and a community of culture.
Part of the French Market District, Crescent Park is a 1.4 mile, 20 acre urban linear park that connects our community and visitors to our riverfront. This unparalleled public space provides breathtaking views of New Orleans, native landscaping, bike paths, a dog run and multi-use pavilions for all to enjoy.
Keep up with all the fun on Facebook and Instagram, as well!
Contact Information
Phone: (504) 363.6400

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