The Roosevelt New Orleans Hosts ‘Drag Me to The Roosevelt’ Halloween Drag Brunch

October 23 event features performances by Kitten N’ Lou

NEW ORLEANS The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel announced its hosting a drag brunch, “Drag Me to The Roosevelt – Halloween Edition,” on Sunday, October 23. Guests will enjoy a three-course meal and lively entertainment from New Orleans’ own Kitten N’ Lou, voted Best Duo by The Burlesque in the World Hall of Fame.

Kitten N’ Lou has dazzled audiences across the globe with their signature brand of highly choreographed comedic camp extravaganzas. The pair have headlined festivals such as the Helsinki Burlesque Festival and Viva Las Vegas with performances described by Time Out New York as “brilliantly deranged.” They made their television debut with Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett on the PBS Great Performances special “Cheek to Cheek.”

Guests are encouraged to come dressed in their Halloween best and participate in a costume contest.

The event will be hosted in the Waldorf Astoria Ballroom (Mezzanine Level), with doors opening at 10:45 a.m., and the event promptly beginning at 11:00 a.m. General seating tickets are $99 plus tax, gratuity and service charge and include a three-course brunch and bottomless mimosas. Limited VIP seating tickets are available for $119 plus tax, gratuity and service charge. VIP seating is closer to the stage and includes exclusive champagne selections.


Assorted Mini Muffins and Pastries
Served Family Style with Butter and Artisan Preserves & Jams

Leek and Blue Crab Frittata
Frisee & Arugula Salad, Citrus Vinaigrette

Garlic Roasted Shrimp and Creole Braised Beef “Daube”
Stone Ground Grits, French Beans, Orange Gremolata

Roosevelt House-Made Beignets
Dipping sauces

The Roosevelt New Orleans has been a significant part of New Orleans history for more than 125 years, hosting presidents, music and film luminaries and the most discerning guests. Generations of locals have flocked to The Roosevelt for special occasions, signature drinks in the Sazerac Bar, luxury treatments in the one-of-a-kind Waldorf Astoria Spa and the hotel’s breathtaking holiday season decor.

The Roosevelt New Orleans, A Waldorf Astoria Hotel is located at 130 Roosevelt Way, New Orleans, LA 70112. To purchase tickets for “Drag Me to The Roosevelt – Halloween Edition,” click here.


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