NEW ORLEANS -- The Crescent City is making a push to attract
The New Orleans Tourism and Marketing Corp. teamed up with more
than 60 hotels for the "New Orleans for a Song" promotion.
The $250,000 campaign, which targets clients within driving
distance of the city, offers a third night free when guests stay
for two nights.
Newspaper and radio ads will appear in key markets, including
Houston; Jackson, Miss.; Mobile, Ala.; Pensacola, Fla., and points
Also part of the initiative is an e-mail campaign to people in
the region who have visited or requested information about the
"New Orleans for a Song" debuted Oct. 1 and is in place through
Among the participating properties are the Doubletree New
Orleans; Hyatt Regency New Orleans; W French Quarter and W New
Orleans Hotel; Windsor Court, and the Wyndham Riverfront.
For a complete list of hotels, visit www.neworleansonline.com.
Agents should contact the properties directly for commissionable