Hotel Partner

The Astor Crowne Plaza at 739 Canal Street will be our hotel partner for 2016. Guests will receive a rate of $129 (+ tax and occupancy fee). The Astor Crowne is conveniently located on the edge of the French Quarter at Bourbon Street. Book your room by clicking HERE!


Tickets are ON SALE for the Queen of Burlesque competition, Bad Girls of Burlesque, Mondo Burlesque, and It's Burlesque! Click HERE to purchase tickets.

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 8th Annual New Orleans Burlesque Festival September 15 – 18, 2016

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!