The Hampton at Convention Center

New Orleans



Nestled right in the heart of the Big Easy, the Hampton at Convention Center provides an affordable contemporary wedding venue that is sure to impress both out-of-town guests and locals alike! Located across from the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center only a single block away from the Mississippi River, the boutique hotel offers numerous settings for your big day. Imagine saying your “I do’s” in a lovely New Orleans style courtyard surrounded by brick walls, climbing ivy, and flourishing flowers. Celebrate your union by dancing the night away in the Riverside Ballroom, an expansive space featuring classic finishes, romantic lighting, and a neutral color palette that can accommodate any couple's’ personal style and tastes. Whether you are throwing the biggest bash of the year or an intimate affair with your nearest and dearest, the impeccable wedding planners at the Hampton at Convention Center will move mountains to execute your vision of the ideal wedding day!

Venue Style



Indoor/Outdoor Ceremony, Indoor Reception


Max Indoor Ceremony: 175 guests
Max Outdoor Ceremony: 170 guests
Max Indoor Reception: 400 guests

Time Restrictions

Flexible set up start time. Early morning can be arranged. Events must end by 1:00AM.

Rental Fees

The rental fee ranges from $1,700 to $2,500 for a reception and includes 3 hours of event time excluding set up and clean up time. The fee for a ceremony is $500. Additional hours can be arranged for a fee of $750/hr. Please note, there is a $350 setup fee for Saturday events.

Wedding Cost

The average wedding cost at The Hampton at Convention Center is estimated at between $13,115 and $16,846 for a ceremony & reception for 100 guests.





Amenities Included

Event coordination
Dance floor
Podium and/or stage
Coat check room
Tables and chairs provided
Linens, silverware, glassware provided
Votive candles
Overnight accommodations available
Day of onsite manager
Champagne toast
Complimentary bridal suite
Full kitchen facilities
Public parking

Special Restrictions

All food and beverage handled by venue
Food & beverage minimum
Venue must approve all decorations
Catering provided by venue
Amplified music OK indoors and outdoors
Smoking outside only
Alcohol must be provided by venue
Music must end by 1:00AM