Athletic Business Show 2018


New Orleans is one of the world's most fascinating destinations. Steeping in a history of influences from Europe, the Caribbean, Africa and beyond, it's a brilliant mosaic of culture, food and music. You'll find brimming bowls of gumbo, late nights in jazz clubs, strolls through historic neighborhoods and tantalizing festivals throughout the year. Come to AB Show and experience one of America's most culturally and historically rich destinations.

Check out all there is to see and do at this special welcome from the New Orleans Convention and Visitors Bureau.

New Orleans hosts millions of visitors each year. Those with an appetite for architecture, history, music, sports, Mardi Gras, shopping, excellent hotels, exciting night life and exceptional restaurants find it all in America's most alluring city that loves to have fun.

New Orleans is home to several sports teams showcasing premier events in football, basketball, baseball and soccer, including the Saints, Pelicans, Baby Cakes Baseball and the Jesters. It was the site of several major sporting events in the last few years, including the 2013 Super Bowl, the 2013 Women's Final Four and the 2012 Men's Final Four.


Post-Show Activities

Join the YMCA of Greater New Orleans to run or walk. The 38th Annual YMCA Corporate Cup: Second Line for Literacy 5K will be held on Saturday, Nov. 10. This festive 5K fundraiser welcomes runners and walkers to join us at scenic City Park to support the Y’s adult literacy program, YMCA Educational Services. Easily accessible by streetcar, taxi or Lyft, the Corporate Cup takes a scenic route under the oak trees through New Orleans’ historic City Park. The race starts with a brass-band leading you to the starting line and finishes with free food, beer and music (all of which is included in your race registration fee!). There are games for kids as well, making this a family -friendly event. This is a race like no other, and you won’t want to miss out on this fun, local event! Register now to guarantee your t-shirt, and we'll see you under the oaks!