Conference Headquarters

The 2013 National Main Streets Conference will take place at the Sheraton New Orleans: 500 Canal Street. Most conference activities, including registration, education sessions, the Main Street Expo and bus/tour departures will take place at the Sheraton.


If you would like help finding a hotel room close to the Sheraton, please contact A Room With A View at 800-780-4343 for information on the designated MAIN STREETS overflow hotel. They will secure the lowest available rates within walking distance of The Sheraton Hotel.

In the event that rooms become available at The Sheraton Hotel due to cancellations, A Room With A View will notify conference attendees and help transfer reservations back to The Sheraton Hotel in the order in which they were booked.

A Room With A View can be reached at 1-800-780-4343.

This is a FREE SERVICE for all MAIN STREETS attendees.

Shuttle from Airport to Hotel

Discounted Roundtrip Airport Transportation: The Airport Shuttle in New Orleans is offering discounted rates for our attendees who make their reservations online at least 24 hours prior to traveling.

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2013 French Quarter Festival

The 2013 French Quarter Festival, which features over 800 local musicians, 65+ New Orleans restaurants, free special events, and family fun, is taking place just prior to the Main Streets Conference. It offers an opportunity to experience a one-of-a-kind New Orleans festival. Attendees will have an opportunity to experience the French Quarter Festival as part of the Conference Opening Reception on Saturday, April 13. The Opening Reception is included in the cost of registraiton. Get more information on the festiva; here: