NEW ORLEANS – (January 22, 2024) –– As Carnival season kicks into gear, The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel, New Orleans’ most beloved holiday hotel, has transitioned from red and green into purple, green and gold in celebration of Mardi Gras. Beyond the must-have Instagram backdrop for Carnival season with its grand lobby illuminated in Mardi Gras colors, The Roosevelt New Orleans is an ideal spot for revelers who want to refuel, recover and then revel some more.

The Fountain Lounge is adding a touch of Fat Tuesday flair to its popular Fried Chicken Mondays featuring perfectly crisp fried chicken. The restaurant will offer fried chicken to-go for $20 per box on February 3rd and 4th as well as the 10th, 11th, and 13th. The popular dish is the ideal complement to a house party or a parade route gathering. Reserve your pickup time now!

The Roosevelt’s famed Sazerac Bar is a destination all its own, and its Mardi Gras cocktails make it an especially popular spot during Carnival season. Toast to the celebrations with the new Champagne Lady, a sparkling wine-focused cocktail with St. Germaine and elderflower liqueur, indulgently adorned with edible glitter to add some shimmer for the season. Revelers can also indulge in a Frozen French 75 for the parades.

Perfect for make-up touchups or thematic makeup, the Waldorf Astoria Spa will offer a Pop-up Makeup Bar in the lobby with estheticians ready to customize Mardi Gras looks. Guests can add lashes and glitter on February 2nd, 3rd, and the 10th-12th. They can also choose from a selection of festive accessories such as masks, headbands and jewelry.

For post-recovery celebrations, the Waldorf Astoria Spa has a special menu of services designed for rejuvenation in 50 minutes. Offerings include the Reflexology Massage focusing on balance and circulation, a CBD Reawakening Coffee Body Scrub to relieve achy muscles or the CBD Detox Mud Wrap for hydration and illumination.

Room rates for Carnival season start at $585 per night with a 3-night minimum plus taxes and fees. For more information on festivities or to book a luxury suite, visit The Roosevelt’s website or call 1-800-HILTONS.

The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel is located at 130 Roosevelt Way, New Orleans, LA 70112. Follow The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel on Facebook and Instagram @theroosevelt_no.

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