Top 10 Things to Do in New Orleans This Fall

Settle into the cooler weather and explore the city with these essential, must-have fall experiences.

Updated: August 13, 2004

The Top 10


Louisiana Superdome

1500 Poydras St, New Orleans, LA 70112

Paint yourself gold and head for the Superdome to root root root for the home team.


Bourbon House

144 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130

With the "r" months back in effect, belly up to this outstanding oyster bar and slurp up the season's finest.


Cooter Brown's Tavern

509 S Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70118

Split-focus sports fans can scratch their game-day itch with fifty beers on tap and more TV screens than NASA mission control.


New Orleans Event & Film Studios

233 Newton St, New Orleans, LA 70114

Take the Canal Street ferry across the Mississippi for a studio tour preview of next year's Mardi Gras floats.


Commander's Palace Restaurant

1403 Washington Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130

From leisurely lunches to weekend brunches, patio dining at this Garden District landmark reaches its late-season peak during fall.


Angelo Brocato Ice Cream

214 N Carrollton Ave, New Orleans, LA 70119

As colder weather approaches, switch from ice cream to espresso and a decadent cannoli at this Mid-City classic.


More Fall Favorites

Done all 10? Try these next.


Cafe du Monde

800 Decatur St, New Orleans, LA 70116

What could be better than a warm, sugar-glazed beignet and a cafe au lait on a crisp fall day?