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Category: Major Events/Festivals

Start: Dec 16, 2016 12:00 AM

End: Dec 31, 2016 12:00 AM

New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center, 900 Convention Center Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70130, USA

The 4th Annual NOLA ChristmasFest will kick off on Friday, December 16. The family-oriented holiday festival will wrap up on Sunday, December 30 giving locals and visiting families 15 days to experience the Christmas spirit.

This year is sure to be enchanting with a myriad of dazzling holiday lights, the annual Hall of Trees featuring more than 70 Christmas trees decorated by local businesses and organizations, and the centerpiece of this year\'s festivities - an indoor ice skating rink which is sure to bring out the child in everyone.

NOLA ChristmasFest will take place inside Halls I & J at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center and will continue on Christmas Eve and on Christmas Day.

The 15-day event will include an amazing walk-through maze, ginger bread house display, Santa\'s play land filled with holiday themed inflatables and rides such as the Kringle Carousel, Winter Whirl, and the Snowy Summit Climbing Wall. Visitors will also have the opportunity to take photos with holiday characters and jolly St. Nick himself. In addition, Convention Center Boulevard will be dressed in holiday d├ęcor and mesmerizing lights dancing to traditional and contemporary Christmas music throughout the entire season.

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