This is not your parent’s city tour. Venture beyond the typical tourist attractions to explore the neighborhoods that birthed our city’s most important cultural icons. From Louis Armstrong to Lil Wayne, the people of New Orleans have left a profound mark on American pop culture. This tour highlights the culture bearers and neighborhoods that inspired them.
Over the course of 2.5 hours, guests will be immersed in the rich musical history and traditions of New Orleans. Through the windows of an air conditioned limo bus, guests will see parts of the city seldom traveled by tourists. There will be ample opportunities to hop off the bus and take pictures as well as purchase drinks at iconic neighborhood institutions. The tour is led by a licensed professional tour guide, and it features a carefully curated playlist of music and other multimedia to elevate the guests’ experience. Visit dozens of famous music video locations from artists such as Beyonce, Drake, Lil Wayne, Juvenile, Jay Electronica, Big Freedia and more.
This tour aims to provide guests with a deep understanding of the many profound ways in which the people and music of New Orleans have impacted American pop culture.
St. Claude Avenue
Mother in Law Lounge
Famous Music Video Locations
Murals & Street Art
Bayou St. John & City Park
Xavier University of New Orleans
Lil Wayne Mural in Hollygrove
Magnolia Projects (Cash Money Records)
Melpomene & Calliope Projects (No Limit Records)
Neighborhoods visited: French Quarter, Marigny, Bywater, 9th Ward, Treme, Esplanade Ridge, Bayou St. John, Mid-City, Broadmoor, Hollygrove, 3rd Ward, Irish Channel, Garden District, Central City, Back-a-Town, Storyville
- Complimentary Cocktail
- Food Packages Available
- 2.5-hour tour by Licensed tour guide
- Air-conditioned Bus
- Facilities at the beginning and end of tour
- Adults – $65
- 2.5 Hours