Woldenberg Riverfront Park

Just steps from major hotels, the convention center and Jackson Square, the Park is home to the annual French Quarter Fest and offers acres of sprawling green space stretching between the Mississippi River and the historic French Quarter. It is an ideal setting for festivals, concerts, corporate gatherings, picnics, school group performances, or other large-scale events. The Park is also available for walks and races, fitness classes, and press conferences.

For inquiries about Woldenberg Riverfront Park contact our event experts at (504) 212-5301 or fill out the inquiry form below.

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  • 16 Acres
  • All of Woldenberg Riverfront Park: 20,000 Person Capacity
  • Kohlmeyer Lawn
     Seated dinner: 200
     Reception: 800
  • The Great Lawn
     Seated dinner: 1,500
     Reception: 8,000
  • Capital One Bank Pavilion
     Reception: 200
     Ceremonies: 150

Festival Features
  • Up to 5 Stage Location Options
  • Spacious lawns
  • Mississippi Riverfront event space 
  • Adjacent to Audubon Aquarium of the Americas-  Conveniently located at the foot of Canal Street and steps from Decatur Street
  • Stationary Pavilion Stage Located near the Steamboat Natchez

Festival Services
  • Licensed Electrical Staff
  • Electrical Services and Equipment
  • Production Assistance
  • On Site Media Assistance Available for Festivals
  • Sanitation Management


Woldenberg Riverfront Park and Audubon Aquarium of the Americas map.