Pin It

Friday, July 1, 2011

The swingers convention is coming to New Orleans

Posted By on Fri, Jul 1, 2011 at 5:51 PM

New Orleans prides itself on its booming convention business. Just last weekend, the American Library Association brought publishers, writers and other notables — including sex columnist/"It Gets Better" creator Dan Savage and comedian Molly Shannon of Saturday Night Live fame — to the city for its annual conference. Every other week of the year, there seems to be a convention for every medical profession under the sun. But this week, instead of librarians carrying large tote bags or pharmaceutical sales reps wearing lanyards and matching polo shirts, swingers might be the reason you can't find a parking space anywhere downtown.

Right on the heels of the Essence Music Festival, the Naughty in N'awlins "lifestyle and swingers couples convention" arrives July 5 and lasts through July 10. The convention kicks off with a parade down Bourbon Street that culminates in a party at the swingers club Colette. There's also seminars (on topics ranging from couples massage to S&M), a topless pool party, a masquerade ball and plenty other opportunities to make "new friends."

Visit the event website for more details — in case you're either interested in attending or just want to know where to avoid eye contact with festively dressed couples while hitting up the French Quarter with your significant other.

Tags: , ,

Pin It

Comments (5)

Showing 1-5 of 5

Add a comment

Subscribe to this thread:
Showing 1-5 of 5

Add a comment

Submit an event Jump to date

Latest in The Latest

More by Lauren LaBorde

  • The NOLA Project premieres immersive poolside play Exterior. Pool-Night

    The theater company blurs the lines between actor and audience
    • Jul 11, 2016
  • Gambit’s 2015 Big Bar Guide

    From craft cocktail emporiums to dive bars, places to get your drink on
    • Nov 23, 2015
  • How to survive White Linen Night

    This guide from 2011, by Lauren LaBorde, is as relevant as ever. Happy White Linen Night!
    • Aug 3, 2013
  • More »

© 2018 Gambit
Powered by Foundation