City Park closes Carousel Gardens Amusement Park; cancels birthday parties, other events

New Orleans City Park closes its Carousel Gardens Amusement Park and cancels several upcoming events during the Coronavirus pandemic.

Photo courtesy: New Orleans City Park

City Park officials announce the cancellation of the following events:

  • Bunny Hops
  • Big Bass Fishing Rodeo
  • Egg Scramble
  • Spring Garden Show
  • Thursdays at Twilight – canceled through the first week of May
  • Kitchen in the Garden events – canceled through the first week of May

City Park also announced the cancellation of birthday parties hosted on-site. Affected individuals should e-mail their party contact for additional details.

Storyland, City Putt and the Botanical Garden will remain open, but admission will be limited, City Park says.

As more cases of the coronavirus disease are being identified in the Greater New Orleans area, New Orleans City Park lists several CDC recommended guidelines they are implementing via their website.

City Park guests are invited to get the most up-to-date information on the City Park website. The Covid-19 Updates page will have all current information on changes to attractions and events including smaller events in the Park.