HISTORIC VENUES. UNIQUE EVENTS.

The New Orleans Public Belt Railroad is an in-demand location with a variety of venues, including the “City of New Orleans” and “Louisiana” private railcars. From railcars, to the engine terminal, to limited conference facilities, NOPB has a space suitable for every occasion.

Mardi Gras krewes, industry professionals, celebrities and many others have all enjoyed events on NOPB property. Additionally, NOPB venues have even been spotted in such films and television shows as “NCIS New Orleans,” “Hard Target,” “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button” and “Tightrope”.

If you are interested in hosting an event at NOPB, please contact Scott Richoux, Director of Special Projects, at scott.richoux@railnola.com or 504.896.7408.

 

Louisiana Private Railcar

Louisiana Private Railcar

STYLE

Reception / Small to Medium Functions

MAX CAPACITY

35 standing / 25 seated (per car)

AVAILABILITY

24 hours; 7 days a week

FEE INCLUDES

Use of the railcars includes all normal utilities (air conditioning and lighting), onboard restroom, satellite radio, and use of onboard prep kitchen and bar service facilities.


Staging Locations

Choose between three beautiful event staging locations 1. French Market Station – Esplanade Ave. and the river, 2. Tchoupitoulas St. Station- Uptown New Orleans with lighted, gated parking and additional on-site facilities or 3. Central Ave.-Jefferson Parish location

Rail car at terminal
 

City of New Orleans Private Railcar

City of New Orleans Private Railcar

STYLE

Reception / Small to Medium Functions

MAX CAPACITY

35 standing / 25 seated (per car)

AVAILABILITY

24 hours; 7 days a week

FEE INCLUDES

Use of the railcars includes all normal utilities (air conditioning and lighting), onboard restroom, satellite radio, and use of onboard prep kitchen and bar service facilities.

Staging Locations

Choose between three beautiful event staging locations 1. French Market Station – Esplanade Ave. and the river, 2. Tchoupitoulas St. Station- Uptown New Orleans with lighted, gated parking and additional on-site facilities or 3. Central Ave.-Jefferson Parish location

Dining table in railcar
 

Engine Terminal

Engine Terminal

STYLE

Large Industrial Reception Space

MAX CAPACITY

500+ (standing), seated receptions vary

AVAILABILITY

Evenings, M.-F., 24hrs Weekends

FEE INCLUDES

Use of the main building restrooms, gated parking lot and courtyard space. No A/C or heat included.