Visit NOLA hot spots and find things to do in Kenner

At Radisson Hotel New Orleans Airport, you can get an authentic taste of Louisiana with easy access to NOLA’s top things to do, including Café du Monde and Kenner Rivertown. Ask our concierge to arrange transportation to downtown New Orleans, where you can wander the iconic French Quarter and Bourbon Street. Try gambling at Harrah’s and Treasure Chest casinos, or attend a game or music event at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Convention-goers can stay near New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center and Pontchartrain Convention & Civic Center. Book accommodations to be in the “Big Easy” for Mardi Gras or other exciting events throughout the year.

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Shrine on Airline

3.63 mi / 5.84 km from the hotel
The home of Big Easy baseball, this 10,000-seat stadium hosts numerous college games and the New Orleans Baby Cakes.

The National WWII Museum

11.51 mi / 18.52 km from the hotel
Get a glimpse of World War II through the eyes of those who experienced it firsthand at this poignant museum, which houses a variety of exhibits and a large collection of artifacts.

Audubon Zoo

9.12 mi / 14.68 km from the hotel
Opened in 1914, this zoo on Magazine Street is known for its Louisiana Swamp exhibit with black bears, alligators, nutria, and other native animals. Don’t miss seeing other residents like Asian elephants, rhinoceros hornbills, and Sumatran orangutans.

Bourbon Street

11.41 mi / 18.36 km from the hotel
This iconic street hosts the city's renowned nightlife as well as a vital part of New Orleans history.

Café Du Monde

11.62 mi / 18.7 km from the hotel
Dating back to 1862, this downtown café is the perfect place to stop for a tasty beignet or your morning café latte.

Creole Queen Paddlewheeler

11.64 mi / 18.74 km from the hotel
This replica of a historic riverboat provides a variety of cruise tours for a coastal perspective on New Orleans.

The Esplanade Mall

0.95 mi / 1.53 km from the hotel
Just north of the airport, you'll find your favorite stores and labels at The Esplanade Mall. Catch the latest film releases in surround sound or 3D at The Grand Esplanade 14.

French Market District

11.69 mi / 18.81 km from the hotel
Covering six blocks, the French Market District is a historic district where you can shop, dine, or attend special events like music festivals.

Pontchartrain Convention & Civic Center

2.31 mi / 3.71 km from the hotel
With seating for more than 3,500 visitors, this convention center hosts a variety of trade shows, sporting events, and exciting theatrical shows throughout the year.

Preservation Hall

11.4 mi / 18.35 km from the hotel
This jazz hall has been around since 1961 and showcases the Big Easy's distinctive music culture with up-and-coming performers regularly taking the stage.

Smoothie King Center

10.67 mi / 17.16 km from the hotel
This impressive multipurpose arena is the home court of the NBA’s New Orleans Pelicans. The center also hosts big-name concerts and comedy shows as well as corporate events.

Mercedes-Benz Superdome

10.67 mi / 17.17 km from the hotel
Join “Who Dat’ Nation” in the Superdome to cheer for the NFL’s Saints, or get your tickets for one of the spectacular concerts scheduled throughout the year.