Prepare for the New Orleans Celebration in the Oaks

Posted on November 17, 2017 – BlogCommunity

‘Tis the season for holiday events! The city of New Orleans is hosting lots of exciting events and activities that you won’t want to miss. For instance, Celebration in the Oaks will soon be taking place, and it will offer a variety of things for the entire family to enjoy. Get the holiday spirit by taking your family out to this upcoming event for an evening filled with fun.

Celebration in the Oaks

Are you looking to have a good time this season? Add Celebration in the Oaks in City Park to your holiday to-do list. This event is known as one if the most amazing light shows in all of the country, and it attracts more than 165,000 visitors each year!

The magical winter display will feature hundreds of oak trees, covered in beautiful lights, as well as twinkling light displays scattered throughout the 25-acre park. Stop by the Botanical Garden, Storyland, and Carousel Amusement Park to indulge in the beautiful, festive scene. This is one holiday event that you don’t want to miss!

Celebration in the Oaks Activities

Party with Bingle at City Putt – December 1 through 3.

Photos with Santa – Each night until December 23

Holiday Parties

Amusement Park Rides

Click here to view the detailed calendar of events.

2017 Event Details

The 2017 Celebration in the Oaks is scheduled to take place from November 24 through January 1, 2018. The event will be closed on November 27-30, Christmas Eve, and New Year’s Eve.


Monday-Thursday: 6 p.m. until 10 p.m. ; Friday: 6 p.m. until 11 p.m. ; Saturday: 5 p.m. until 11 p.m. ; Sunday: 5 p.m. until 10 p.m.

*Admission ends 30 minutes prior to closing.


City Park in New Orleans, LA

Cost of Admission

General Admission: $9 per person

Children under age three: FREE

Friends of City Park members: FREE (Click here for further information of what to bring.)

Train Ride: $5 per person

Amusement Park Rides: $4per single ride ticket

Unlimited Ride Band: $18 per person

**Purchase your tickets online or in line at the event.

Ray Brandt Auto

Are you interested in attending this upcoming event? Get your tickets to Celebration in the Oaks today and get ready for an evening of fun!

Do you need a quality vehicle to get you there? Stop by and see us at a Ray Brandt Auto dealership. Our professionals are devoted to assisting each customer in the best way possible. So, you can purchase an early Christmas gift from our Harvey dealership and arrive at the event in style! We look forward to seeing you soon.