The Lobby of the Roosevelt Hotel now spreads holiday cheer after the lighting ceremony on December 3rd. The annual Lobby Lighting Ceremony, a holiday tradition since the 1930s. he holiday decorations will be on display through January 4th, 2020!
So Many More Lights
Trombone Shorty was the Roosevelt’s official lobby lighter this year, kicking off the holiday season with the flip of a switch, igniting the lobby in sparkling lights. As a New Orleans native and advocate for the community, he was the perfect host for the annual event which marks the launch of the holiday season for all of New Orleans and its visitors.
Now you can check out the beautiful lobby and maybe even take your holiday pictures here. The block long lobby display was expanded this year and features 20,000 additional lights and nearly double the bows and garlands bringing the impressive display to include new décor and classic favorites, including 44 Christmas trees, 135,572 lights, 3,328 feet of winter branches 2,200 glass ornaments, and 698 hand tied bows. This gorgeous display tells a spirited story, showcasing the best of New Orleans and the holidays through a classic theme designed to wow crowds each year.