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9 Reasons You Should Most Definitely Have Your Bachelor Party In New Orleans

When they say New Orleans has something for everyone, they’re not lying! Whether you’re looking for clubs, cigars, or the great outdoors, NOLA is the perfect place to celebrate your last days as a single man.

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1. Live It Up at the Club

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If you’re looking for the classic bachelor party experience, head to the French Quarter for gentlemen's clubs that don't disappoint. Many venues offer party packages, with bottle service, VIP entrance, and other exclusive perks.

2. Win Big at Harrah’s Casino

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Clubs aren’t quite your style? Try a luxurious evening at Harrah’s Casino New Orleans! Treat yourself to a delicious steak dinner at Ruth’s Chris, and then try your luck on the casino floor. Of course, bottle service is available here too.

3. Eat Steaks on Steaks on Steaks

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Ruth’s Chris is FAR from the only steakhouse in the Crescent City. In the French Quarter, head to local legends like Dickie Brennan’s Steakhouse or Galatoire’s 33 Bar & Steak. For some international flair, La Boca offers rich Argentine cuisine, with a special chef’s tasting menu. Bon Appetit!

4. Smoke Your Classiest Cigar

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What pairs better with steak than a hand-rolled cigar? Nothing. Check out Cigar Factory New Orleans for a one-of-a-kind experience, where you’ll feel transported to the glamorous days of old Cuba and the Caribbean.

5. Become a Racecar Driver

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Speaking of one-of-a-kind experiences...have you ever wanted to drive a Ferrari? At NOLA Motorsports Park, you can—along with Lamborghinis, Porsches, and more. Check out their bachelor party packages for VIP treatment, including transportation to and from the park, and champagne after your big drive.

7. Enjoy the Open Waters

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Cars and planes aren’t for everyone—maybe you’re a boat guy instead. New Orleans offers numerous options to charter a fishing boat and spend the day on the water with your best bros. On top of any fish you catch, some charters add local favorites, like shrimp, oysters, or crab, to the menu.

8. Shop for Mantiques

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If you’re looking for a more indoors activity, try shopping for mantiques—that’s antiques for men. James H. Cohen & Sons has a huge collection of old and rare guns, swords, coins, and maps. They’re all pretty pricey, but hey, it’s your special day!

9. Treat Yourself to a Classic Shave

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No matter how you decide to celebrate your last days as a bachelor, you should do it looking your best. Treat yourself to an old-fashioned shave at Aidan Gill for Men, the barber shop that prides itself on being unapologetically male.

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