NEW ORLEANS, June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The JW Marriott New Orleans is set to open an upscale music club that will feature jazz music the Big Easy is known for in July 2011. The hotel in the New Orleans French Quarter has partnered with Irvin Mayfield, a Grammy Award- and Billboard Award-winning trumpeter, composer, arranger, University of New Orleans professor and businessman, who has made a commitment to expanding the city's cultural economy.
The new Irvin Mayfield I Club is meant to be a sophisticated music venue "where music is art". The music club will be found in the former Henri restaurant space of the New Orleans, LA, Canal Street hotel and will feature live music Wednesdays through Saturdays from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. It will offer exquisite cocktails, fine-dining small plates prepared by JW Marriott's executive chef, Lou Sander, and stellar service for the discerning guest.
The Irvin Mayfield I Club will present a diverse musical format from Blues, to Zydeco, to Gospel, to Funk, singer songwriters, Cabaret performers, DJs and more. Guests also can receive numerous VIP perks, such as concierge services, priority access, special offers and select New Orleans hotel deals and benefits, with the "I-nner Circle" membership program that will be available at the club.
About JW Marriott New Orleans
Centrally located on historic Canal Street, the JW Marriott Hotel New Orleans is a perfectly positioned French Quarter hotel blending distinct class and old world charm. Only steps from an array of entertainment options, this New Orleans French Quarter hotel offers guests the chance to visit popular attractions, like Bourbon Street, the convention center and Aquarium of the Americas. Retreat to comfortable French Quarter hotel accommodations, including 494 rooms and seven luxury suites, with upscale amenities at this downtown New Orleans hotel. Meetings and events enjoy 19,000 square feet of flexible space at this hotel in downtown New Orleans. Creating a memorable setting for weddings or social events, the Ile de France Ballroom boasts crystal chandeliers and French doors, seating up to 750 guests. The JW Marriott New Orleans combines the essence of the city with the luxurious experience of a JW Marriott.
For more information or to make a reservation, call 888-364-1200, or visit www.JWMarriottNewOrleans.com.
SOURCE JW Marriott New Orleans