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Tipitina's

Address: 501 Napoleon Ave, New Orleans, LA LA 70115
Phone Number: +1-(504) 895-8477
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Ranked #54 of 242 Activities in New Orleans
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
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Type: Theaters, Theater & Concerts
Hours:
Thu - Sat 9:00 pm - 2:00 am

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Colombia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Tipitina's is the crib of music in New Orleans, as such is a place you must go if you love music. Every thursday there are several local groups playing with no cover what so ever. So the thursday I decided to go were playin 3 HARD TRASH METAL GROUPS!!! and I'm not so into it. Anyway, they were very good... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

De beste lokale bands; de beste landelijke bands. De beste muziek tent van New Orleans. Van funk tot country; cajun en zydeco.

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Slidell, Louisiana
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

Tipitina's hosts great music venues of, all types of music. Friendly staff.. easy to get to & parking is great too.

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Little Rock, Arkansas
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167 reviews 167 reviews
51 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I went here twice last weekend and loved every second of it. There are so many great bands who have played here over the years. This is definitely part of NOLA music folk lore. The sounds was great for both gigs and the whole venue was bouncing. The bar staff were friendly and efficient I just didn't want the nights... More 

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Dallas, Texas, USA
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69 reviews 69 reviews
19 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Still a favorite with both locals and tourists. Great venue, efficient bar tenders and well, just NOLA funk. No place to sit unless it's warm and you want to sit outside for a bit, but usually you don't care, especially if you like to dance. No need to get there early since you'll have to stand anyway. It exists for... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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72 reviews 72 reviews
42 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We saw the Soul Rebels support Irma Thomas at the Sage in Gateshead about 4 years ago and was blown away by the sound, so when I found out they were appearing at Tips on our first night in NOLA, we just could give up the chance to see them in their own backyard. Make sure you bring your ID... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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113 reviews 113 reviews
57 attraction reviews
76 helpful votes 76 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

October 19, 2014 - After checking into the Quality Inn and Suites Maison St. Charles, we drove directly to Tipitina's, also in the Garden District of New Orleans. I had researched where to find authentic cajun music and dancing on a Sunday at New Orleans. On other weekend nights, you could go to Rock and Bowl but not on Sunday... More 

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Cali, Colombia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
16 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This place is great, music is always so cool, the ambiance is different, hard to describe but sure you can enjoy it. Is a good taste of new orleans.

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San Francisco, California
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52 reviews 52 reviews
11 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

Look...this place historic. Located in the garden district, its just a must see for music lovers. Don't expect fancy, just go.

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Bradenton, Florida
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73 reviews 73 reviews
8 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

This is a locals favorite and hosts some big name bands as well. Look online to see who is playing while you are visiting and you just may catch a big name band in a n intimate environment.

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