Jingle Bells & Beer

Where adults can ring in the good cheer!

Please join us for our holiday event created just for young adults – and those young at heart! Jingle Bells & Beer will be so much good fun you'll land on Santa's Naughty List!

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Tickets for this event tend to sell out before the event. Don't wait to get yours. Only a certain number of tickets will be sold, and once sold out, no tickets will be sold at the door. Must be 21 or over to attend.

Guests can experience all the rides within City Park’s Carousel Gardens Amusement Park, under the beautiful lights of Celebration in the Oaks.

Domestic and craft beers will be available to sample throughout the Amusement Park.

Dancing to music will make your bells jingle! Live entertainment featuring "The Refugeze".

Admission includes:
* Rides at the amusement park, including the miniature train and carousel

* Unlimited open domestic beer bars

*Craft Beers samples

* Food nachos, red beans and rice, gumbo, and Zapp's Chips.


Dress code: Wear your most horrible crazy holiday sweater to be entered into the Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest. First place, second place, and third place gets a big prize!

Date: November 23, 2019
Time: 7pm - 10pm

General Admission Tickets:

*$40/person in advance; $45/person day of event
*Friends of City Park members: $35/person in advance, $45/person day of event


VIP tickets: Price: $65 per person: Join your friends in the Campfire Village portion of Carousel Gardens for an open liquor bar, the marshmallows roasting experience, and seating. 

Trouble with tickets? Email JLaCour@nocp.org.

Click here to view all the rides available at Carousel Gardens Amusement Park. 

Beers include: TBA

Jingle Bells & Beer Vendors:
City Park Concessions
Copelands New Orleans
Lagniappe Lunchenonette & Catering
New Orleans Popcorn Wagon
Zapp’s Potato Chips

Craft Beer Participants:
 Urban South Brewery

There is no refund due to rain, power outages, and other unforeseen conditions for this fundraiser. Should the event need to be canceled for any reason, please visit NewOrleansCityPark.com for information. Please keep in mind our events are fundraisers. When possible the event will be rescheduled for the following night. Should that not be possible, no refunds will be given, and we invite ticket holders to consider their ticket as a donation to the Park. 


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The park has 10 varieties of oak tree within its 1300 acres: Live Oak, Cherrybark, Cow, Nutall, Overcup, Post, Shumard, Water, White, and Willow.