Tickets on Sale!

Tickets are on sale for the Queen of Burlesque competition at the Civic Theatre, Bad Girls of Burlesque, and It's Burlesque, both at House of Blues. To purchase tickets, go to our Tickets page HERE.

Hotel Partner

The Astor Crowne Plaza is the official hotel partner of the 9th Annual New Orleans Burlesque Festival. The hotel is in walking distance to all of our performance venues! To receive our special rate, CLICK HERE!

Rita Alexander

Meet legendary Bourbon Street burlesque star, Rita Alexander the Champagne Girl at the 8th Annual New Orleans Burlesque Festival. Miss Alexander headlined the Sho-Bar on Bourbon Street in the 60s.

The 9th Annual New Orleans Burlesque Festival September 14 – 17, 2017

The Annual New Orleans Burlesque Festival is an international burlesque festival, known for crowning the top classic striptease dancer as the “Queen of Burlesque.” We assemble the most glamorous and eye-popping burlesque dancers in the world to perform over three nights in sultry New Orleans. Comic emcees, singers, and variety acts flesh out the shows to provide the most entertaining, classy, and risqué showcases you’ll ever see. Celebrate this classic form of adult entertainment that made Bourbon Street famous worldwide!