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Visit one of the world’s top cities for The ARA Show 2024

By Steve Campbell

August 13, 2023

New Orleans is consistently named as one of the top cities in the U.S. and the world in magazine and website rankings. That’s no different for 2023 as The ARA Show™ 2024 gets set to visit the Big Easy from Feb. 18-21, 2024, at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. 

Here are some of the recent lists New Orleans ranked high on: 

  • #1: Most Desirable City (Outside Europe) 2022 — Wanderlust 
  • #2: Best Cities for Food in the U.S. 2023 — Food & Wine 
  • #3: Readers’ 15 Favorite Cities in the U.S. 2023 — Travel + Leisure 
  • #6: The South’s Best Cities 2023 — Southern Living 
  • #8: Best Cities in the U.S. to Visit Without a Car 2023 — The Travel 
  • #9: Best Food Destinations in the World 2023 — Trip Advisor 

New Orleans also is known as the top city for Mardi Gras, which takes place just a handful of days before the start of the show on Feb. 13. 

The ARA ShowNew Orleans is consistently rated high as a favorite of attendees and exhibitors for The ARA Show. Its mix of culture, music, food, history, good weather and Midwest location makes it a great travel options and host for the show. 

The ARA Show 2024 kicks off with EventsU on Feb. 17 — a full day of education and networking for those in event rental. Feb. 18 is a full day of education for both equipment and event segments. The trade show will follow from Feb. 19-21. 

Watch The ARA Show’s social media channels and for more information on the show as it becomes available.