Bourbon Vieux


What was once the home of famed jazz musician Al Hirt is now one of the most popular private event destinations in New Orleans. Located in the heart of the French Quarter, Bourbon Vieux maintains the historical charm of yesteryear while also boasting one of the largest covered balconies on Bourbon Street.

Whether you’re planning a conference, meeting, team-building event or themed reception, Bourbon Vieux offers a versatile setting where guests can get down to business and enjoy the excitement of Bourbon Street at the same time.

Highlights include:

  • Indoor and outdoor private event space
  • Huge wraparound Bourbon Street balcony
  • Elegant vantage point to enjoy the excitement of the French Quarter
  • Accommodates 50 to 500+ guests

Inside Bourbon Vieux

Bourbon Vieux is a historic, multi-level venue featuring centuries-old accents and architectural details. Expect stunning chandeliers and sconces, exposed brick walls, and a dramatic damask foyer and stairway reflective of the building’s 18th century grandeur.

Inside, guests enjoy an exclusivity that most spectators can only dream about: a Bourbon Street balcony! This crown jewel of Bourbon Street boasts a massive wraparound balcony overlooking the bustling French Quarter.

Planning Your Next Event

A spacious, multi-level facility, Bourbon Vieux can accommodate groups of more than 500 guests. In addition to plenty of entertainment onsite, Bourbon Vieux’s prime location is just a short walk from numerous French Quarter hotspots and downtown hotels.