Sunday, Dec 16, 1-4 PM

French Quarter Holiday Home Tour – Patio Planters of the Vieux Carré

French Quarter
Getting there
228 Poydras Street, New Orleans, LA

Savor the holiday spirit as Patio Planters of the Vieux Carré presents French Quarter residences dressed for the season. The self-guided walking tour includes interesting architectural styles and home furnishings, as well as a variety of collections of Christmas decorations. This December fundraiser is a prelude to the highly anticipated Caroling in Jackson Square later in the evening. French Quarter residents will open their homes for the self-guided walking tour between 1:00 and 4:00 p.m. Tickets are $20 each if pre-ordered, $25 if purchased on the day of the tour (children 12 and under free).
Day of tour tickets will be available at
Creole Delicacies, 533 St. Ann Street (at Jackson Square) and
French Quarter Gem
& Lapidary, 527 St. Philip Street (near Decatur), 1-888-756-6250. Pickup of tickets purchased online takes place outside of 533 St. Ann Street (Creole Delicacies) from 12:00 AM to 2:30 PM on Sunday, December 16.
A reminder email will be sent to all purchasers approximately one week before the event.
FAQs Is this a guided tour? No, this is a self-guided tour. When you pickup your tickets, you will be given a map to all the homes that you can visit in any order you like and at your leisure. Can I buy my tickets the day of the tours? Yes, although we cannot guarantee that tickets will still be available. We only sell a limited amount of tickets to minimize disruption in the homes. Buying tickets online guarantees access. Online ticket sales will end on Sunday, December 16 at 10:00 AM. In-person ticket purchases can be made on December 16, 2018 at
Creole Delicacies, 533 St. Ann Street (at Jackson Square) (cash, check, or credit), and at
French Quarter Gem & Lapidary, 527 St. Philip Street (near Decatur). Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event? None at all. Children are welcome to attend and those age 12 and under are admitted at no cost. Please be aware that strollers may be difficult to maneuver in some homes due to space limitations. What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event? There are several parking options for the French Quarter, including street parking, pay lots, and various shuttle services. How can I contact the organizer with any questions? Please feel free to email us at
with any questions. Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? No. We will have your name and number of tickets at the ticket pickup location (Creole Delicacies in Jackson Square, 533 St. Ann Street, New Orleans, LA 70116). Once we verify your name, we give you the appropriate ticket(s) and a map to the courtyards. Are there refunds? What about rain? Full refunds are available up to seven days prior to the event. The self-guided tour will take place rain or shine. Are restrooms available on the tour? Restrooms will be available at one of the tour locations each day.