Entertainment

Joy Theater

  • Historic theater located on Canal Street that was badly damaged in Hurricane Katrina
  • Historic Rehabilitation completed in 2012
  • 8,500 square feet of auditorium, lobby, and back of house space on the main level
  • 2,500 square feet on the upper levels comprising of lobby, mezzanine, and balcony seating
  • State-of-the-art sound and lighting system, a built-in stage, on-site dressing rooms
  • Renovations utilized Historic Tax Credits, New Markets Tax Credits, Live Entertainment Infrastructure Credits and Live Entertainment Tax Credits

Mardi Gras World

  • World famous warehouse and workshop where Mardi Gras floats are made
  • Tourist attraction where guests can tour the warehouse and see the floats and float building process
  • Property includes some of the city's largest event space including the Grand Oaks Mansion