A wedding ceremony set up in front of the French Quarter's Hotel Mazarin's courtyard fountain decorated with wedding floral arrangements.

THE FRENCH QUARTER’S BELOVED NEW ORLEANS MARDI GRAS WEDDING HOTEL — THE PERFECT VENUE FOR A CHARMING AND TRADITIONAL NEW ORLEANS WEDDING

HOST A ROMANTIC JAZZ- OR MARDI GRAS-THEMED NEW ORLEANS WEDDING AT THE HOTEL MAZARIN IN THE FRENCH QUARTER FOR UNFORGETTABLE MEMORIES THAT WILL LAST A LIFETIME

Wedding days at the Hotel Mazarin are embraced by romantic jazz and classic New Orleans Mardi Gras traditions. Say “I do” in our open-air Queen Anne hotel courtyard, surrounded by family, friends, and New Orleans charm as jazz whisps through the air during Mardi Gras. A touch of Mardi Gras graces even the most classic New Orleans weddings at the Hotel Mazarin – beads and king cake abound at our hotel wedding reception halls. As the jazz second line parades out of our doors, the historic French Quarter welcomes wedding parties with Mardi Gras pizzazz and New Orleans tradition.

Our hotel staff works to make every bride’s New Orleans wedding dreams come true during Mardi Gras, catering to different budgets, capacities, and services. The Hotel Mazarin fills every romantic New Orleans wedding moment with charm, from intimate ceremonies to grand New Orleans receptions. Walk down the aisle, exchange vows, and celebrate Mardi Gras-style with the Hotel Mazarin’s old-world charm and New Orleans jazz music as the perfect atmospheric wedding backdrop.

WEDDING VENUES

Hotel Mazarin has stunning and sophisticated venues for a truly memorable and unique wedding experience. The event spaces can accommodate weddings of all sizes, from intimate gatherings to grand affairs. Venues at Hotel Mazarin include the Queen Anne Courtyard, La Louisiane, and Fleur de Lis Suite.

PACKAGES

INTIMATE WEDDING: UNDER 25 GUESTS, 1.5 HOURS
CLASSIC WEDDING: FROM 50 TO 200 GUESTS CEREMONY, F&B OPTIONS
A bride in a wedding gown standing on the courtyard balcony at the French Quarter's Hotel Mazarin in New Orleans.

PLAN A JAZZ COURTYARD WEDDING AT A ROMANTIC NEW ORLEANS HOTEL

OUR COURTYARD VENUES PROVIDE NEW ORLEANS-STYLE SCENERY AND OLD-WORLD ELEGANCE PERFECT FOR MARDI GRAS- AND JAZZ-THEMED HOTEL WEDDINGS

Plan a wedding ceremony during Mardi Gras at the Hotel Mazarin, a romantic venue tucked within New Orleans’ iconic French Quarter where jazz music thrives. Host a wedding rehearsal dinner at one of New Orleans’ treasured French Quarter restaurants or celebrate the bride over wine and jazz at Patrick’s Bar Vin, all near our wedding hotel. New Orleans’ French Quarter charm seeps into our hotel courtyard and reception venues with jazz music, Creole cuisine, and Mardi Gras fun.

New Orleans weddings never end with the French Quarter’s Mardi Gras celebrations and live jazz music just a short walk from the Hotel Mazarin. Our hotel wedding packages include a New Orleans-style wedding ceremony, reception, food and beverages, and bridal suite options. Plus, group hotel booking rates provide all New Orleans wedding guests with peaceful hotel rooms and suites near the fun in the French Quarter during Mardi Gras. Plan the ultimate romantic New Orleans wedding at the Hotel Mazarin during Mardi Gras, where romance and jazz meet.

Courtyard and Salon Wedding Venues at the Hotel Mazarin During New Orleans’ Mardi Gras

Past our hotel lobby doors, the Queen Anne Courtyard stands as one of New Orleans’ most treasured wedding ceremony venues during Mardi Gras. Lush greenery and aged wrought iron surround the wedding courtyard, creating a one-of-a-kind atmosphere for hotel wedding ceremonies during Mardi Gras. Our Queen Anne Courtyard is spacious yet intimate, allowing wedding couples to book New Orleans jazz bands and decorate Mardi Gras-style as they please. The Queen Anne Courtyard offers 2,280 square feet of space and can accommodate up to 150 hotel wedding guests.

Inside the Hotel Mazarin in New Orleans’ French Quarter, La Louisiane Salon A and B offer old-world grandeur and vintage furnishings perfect for wedding receptions during Mardi Gras. The New Orleans hotel wedding reception venues, La Louisiane Salon A and B, have hardwood flooring, crystal chandeliers, and exposed brick. La Louisiane Salon A is 1,364 square feet and can accommodate up to 175 hotel wedding guests. La Louisiane Salon B is 834 square feet and can hold up to 50 hotel wedding guests. Both salons are ideal for any New Orleans-themed hotel wedding, whether Mardi Gras-style or with a romantic New Orleans jazz flare.

Wedding Packages at the Hotel Mazarin in New Orleans’ French Quarter

The Hotel Mazarin in New Orleans’ French Quarter offers two wedding packages during Mardi Gras. Both hotel wedding packages are flexible for New Orleans couples wanting a luxury New Orleans-themed wedding, incorporating Mardi Gras fun or romantic jazz music. Our New Orleans hotel wedding packages can accommodate many budgets and party sizes.  

The Intimate Wedding hotel package is ideal for under 25 wedding guests and includes a 1.5-hour ceremony timeslot and New Orleans-style food and beverage options. For larger wedding parties, the Classic Wedding hotel package accommodates up to 200 wedding guests and includes various wedding ceremonies and New Orleans-style food and beverage options. Both hotel wedding packages come with the option to add our Fleur De Lis bridal suite.

Group Wedding Bookings at the Hotel Mazarin During New Orleans’ Mardi Gras

Our New Orleans hotel offers group wedding bookings of our luxurious hotel rooms and suites during Mardi Gras. At a special discounted rate, a courtesy block of up to ten wedding hotel rooms per night may be held for wedding guests staying at the Hotel Mazarin during New Orleans Mardi Gras. If wedding couples are interested in a block larger than ten wedding hotel rooms, they must guarantee 80 percent of the block with a credit card.

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HOW TO INCORPORATE NEW ORLEANS JAZZ AND MARDI GRAS TRADITIONS INTO A HOTEL WEDDING

ADD NEW ORLEANS MARDI GRAS AND JAZZ MUSIC TO A CHARMING SOUTHERN WEDDING DAY AT THE HOTEL MAZARIN IN THE FRENCH QUARTER

Southern charm is essential at a hotel wedding in New Orleans during Mardi Gras. Wedding guests deserve a truly New Orleans experience while sharing a wedding night of special memories with the bride and groom during Mardi Gras. Wedding favors have been a classic way for New Orleans couples to thank their guests for years, but live jazz music and traditional food have also become vital ways to enhance the hotel wedding guest experience.

No city does weddings quite like New Orleans, especially during Mardi Gras. Instead of simply giving wedding guests coasters, send them home with a memorable experience and New Orleans-themed goodies. Whether live New Orleans jazz music or Mardi Gras beads, these special wedding additions will ensure the big day’s memories are savored.

Host a Rehearsal Dinner, Bachelor Party, or Bachelorette Party at a Jazz Club During Mardi Gras

Give the wedding party the gift of experiencing live jazz in its birthplace before the wedding. New Orleans is home to the most famous jazz clubs in the world, many offering reservations for rehearsal dinners and bachelor or bachelorette parties. Add classic New Orleans jazz to any wedding celebration just a few blocks from the Hotel Mazarin in the French Quarter.

Give New Orleans Mardi Gras Beads and Throws as Wedding Favors

Infuse a bit of Mardi Gras Mambo into a hotel wedding by turning wedding favors into Mardi Gras throws. The tradition dates back to the late 19th century and provides a historical element to any wedding that honors New Orleans’ renowned Mardi Gras.

Incorporate Jazz Classics into the Wedding Reception Playlist

Every hotel wedding during Mardi Gras pays homage to the jazz legends of New Orleans by incorporating classic jazz hits into the reception playlist. Choose a popular jazz hit for a memorable entrance song or play ambient jazz during the first toast and cake-cutting ceremony.

Make the Wedding or Groom’s Cake a New Orleans Mardi Gras King Cake

Many couples add a New Orleans twist to their hotel wedding day by making the wedding or Groom’s cake a king cake. The sugary cinnamon pastry adds a taste of Mardi Gras to a wedding during any season. Don’t forget to play Mardi Gras jazz classics while cutting the king cake.

Hire a New Orleans Jazz Band for the Hotel Wedding Ceremony or Reception

New Orleans is the birthplace of jazz, the most romantic genre of music for a hotel wedding during Mardi Gras. Many wedding couples incorporate New Orleans jazz by booking a New Orleans jazz band for the hotel wedding ceremony or reception. Professing vows with jazz as the melodic background music is the cherry on top of any New Orleans wedding ceremony during Mardi Gras.

New Orleans Mardi Gras Koozies and Shot Glasses as Wedding Favors

Every hotel wedding guest over 21 has a beloved drawer of koozies and a cabinet of shot glasses from their favorite weddings. Add a distinct New Orleans flare by getting custom wedding favors that are reflective of Mardi Gras or jazz music. A shot glass with a saxophone and jazz music notes or a purple, green, and gold koozie will stand out among other wedding favors.

Have a New Orleans Hotel Wedding Second Line Parade

Bring a bit of Mardi Gras to a New Orleans wedding at the Hotel Mazarin by planning a second line parade with live jazz music. During a wedding second line, wedding guests parade around the French Quarter, jazz music blaring, to bid the bride and groom farewell. In the process, they’ll create lasting wedding memories reminiscent of New Orleans Mardi Gras.

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A married couple in love at a wedding reception at the French Quarter's Hotel Mazarin in New Orleans.

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ROOMS

The Hotel Mazarin’s rooms and suites offer New Orleans style and comfort in the French Quarter during the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival and Mardi Gras Season. All guest hotel rooms include personal amenities like complimentary Wi-Fi, flat-screen televisions, and deluxe pillow-top mattresses. Crystal chandeliers and porcelain tiles decorate every hotel room, and most come with stunning French Quarter views perfect for the Mardi Gras season.

CORPORATE

The Hotel Mazarin has all the accommodations business travelers need or want during their New Orleans stay in the French Quarter. Situated in the heart of New Orleans, the Hotel Mazarin is a hub for business travelers wishing to experience Mardi Gras or the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. The hotel offers corporate guests peaceful stays just close enough to the excitement of New Orleans’ French Quarter.

EXPLORE

Mardi Gras celebrations, live New Orleans jazz music, and decadent cuisine are the liveliest residents of New Orleans. The Hotel Mazarin, a French Quarter hotel near the jazz clubs of Frenchmen Street, puts hotel guests in a premier location. From Mardi Gras parades to the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival, there is much to relish right outside the French Quarter’s Hotel Mazarin.

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Experience the best of Mardi Gras and live jazz music while staying at New Orleans’ Hotel Mazarin in the French Quarter. Our accommodations provide hotel guests with a blend of New Orleans hospitality and luxurious comfort, ensuring treasured memories. Whether planning a vacation during Mardi Gras or New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival, a classic New Orleans wedding, or a business trip, the Hotel Mazarin welcomes all for a one-of-a-kind New Orleans experience. Book a stay with New Orleans’ Hotel Mazarin in the French Quarter today.

LIFE AROUND THE HOTEL

  • BLACK PENNY
  • CAFE DU MONDE
  • BOURBON ST.
  • ANTIEAU GALLERY
  • PATRICK’S BAR VIN
  • JUSTINE
  • LAFITTE’S BLACKSMITH SHOP BAR
  • PRESERVATION JAZZ HALL
  • FRENCHMEN ST.

FAQS

The Hotel Mazarin is an old-world style New Orleans wedding hotel in the French Quarter offering hospitality near the Mardi Gras festivities in New Orleans. Wedding guests staying at the Hotel Mazarin in New Orleans can enjoy Mardi Gras Parades and live jazz music near the hotel.

The Hotel Mazarin offers Mardi Gras wedding guests a courtesy hotel room block of up to ten rooms per night at a special discounted rate. If New Orleans wedding guests are interested in a block larger than ten hotel rooms, they must guarantee 80 percent of the block with a credit card.

All wedding guest hotel rooms include personal amenities like complimentary Wi-Fi, flat-screen televisions, and deluxe pillow-top mattresses. Crystal chandeliers and porcelain tiles decorate every hotel room, and most come with stunning French Quarter views and ambient jazz music perfect for weddings during Mardi Gras season in New Orleans.

The Hotel Mazarin offers wedding guests scenic views of New Orleans’ French Quarter from luxurious hotel rooms and suites. Several hotel rooms and suites feature large windows or wrought-iron balconies overlooking New Orleans’ iconic French Quarter. Our hotel rooms are perfect for a New Orleans wedding during the Mardi Gras season.

New Orleans has public transportation options for wedding guests near the French Quarter’s Hotel Mazarin, including the streetcar line, which is only a short ride from the hotel. Secured valet parking is also available to wedding guests for a fee, making transportation in New Orleans easy during the Mardi Gras season.

New Orleans’ Hotel Mazarin has two New Orleans-style bars connected to the hotel. The 21st Amendment at La Louisiane Bar allows hotel guests to savor a speakeasy experience without the secrecy. Patrick’s Bar Vin is a wine haven with plush leather seating and New Orleans jazz music. Wedding guests can access both bars throughout their wedding stay during Mardi Gras.

Our French Quarter Hotel is within walking distance of many Mardi Gras parades and live jazz music. Wedding guests staying at the Hotel Mazarin in New Orleans can also enjoy the fun from above on our private balconies.

The Hotel Mazarin resides in the French Quarter, the soul of New Orleans jazz music and a hub for Mardi Gras celebrations. Our location within the French Quarter puts wedding guests in the middle of the excitement of Mardi Gras.

The Hotel Mazarin is in the heart of New Orleans, where Creole cuisine, cocktail drinks, and jazz music thrive. During Mardi Gras season, wedding guests can celebrate into the night. 

The Hotel Mazarin is a boutique location for New Orleans weddings during Mardi Gras. Our Queen Anne Courtyard, La Louisiane Salons, and Fleur de Lis Suite wedding venues can accommodate wedding ceremonies and receptions with up to 200 wedding guests.

The Hotel Mazarin has all the accommodations business travelers may need during their Mardi Gras stay in New Orleans’ French Quarter.

Families traveling to New Orleans’ French Quarter will enjoy their stay at the Hotel Mazarin. The Hotel Mazarin is a boutique hotel located near many of New Orleans’ popular family-friendly attractions like the Audubon Nature Institute’s Aquarium and Insectarium. 

The weather during a wedding at the Hotel Mazarin in the winter, when Mardi Gras usually occurs, will include sunny skies and mildly cold temperatures.

Events at the Hotel Mazarin

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