Mercedes-Benz Superdome

Associated Press
November 06, 2019 - 7:28 am
(AP) — The Essence Festival will be returning to New Orleans for at least the next five years. News outlets report New Orleans Mayor LaToya Cantrell and Gov. John Bel Edwards on Monday announced the contract extension to 2024. This year's festival, the 25th overall, was the last under the previous...
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Chris Miller
October 24, 2019 - 12:43 pm
The New Orleans Saints today announced it has received the unsold portion of the Arizona Cardinal's ticket allotment for this Sunday's game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. "Seats from this allotment are now available for purchase," the team announced today. "Fans can purchase tickets in person at...
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Chris Miller
October 03, 2019 - 10:50 am
Unlike last week, for this Sunday's Saints game, it may be a little easier to get tickets to see it in the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The New Orleans Saints today said the Tampa Bay Buccaneers returned unsold tickets from the allotment they were given for this Sunday's game at the Superdome. They are...
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Thomas Perumean
August 22, 2019 - 5:23 am
"Through a recent initiative we really wanted to highlight the military spouse, with the unemployment rate of 25%, being double of what the national average is." Jen Hadac, a US Navy Veteran, is the Event Director for Recruit Military. The group is also focusing efforts on the more than 600,000...
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Chris Miller
August 21, 2019 - 8:11 am
The board that oversees the Superdome meets today and begins deciding how to spend millions of dollars of recently approved bonds, to renovate the nearly 45-year-old stadium in time for Super Bowl LVIII. The state bond commission last week approved the Louisiana Stadium and Exposition District's...
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Chris Miller
August 15, 2019 - 12:08 pm
Funding part of the $450 million price tag for a new round of Superdome upgrades cleared a hurdle today, when the state bond commission approved financing $210 million worth of it. That's how much the Louisiana Stadium and Exposition District, commonly called the Superdome Commission, will handle...
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August 15, 2019 - 6:28 am
The Louisiana bond commission today is scheduled to vote on the financing plans for the $450 million upgrade to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. State Treasurer John Schroder says he doesn’t foresee any hurdles in getting the green light on the overhaul. "The dome has been an iconic-type building,"...
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Chris Miller
August 12, 2019 - 11:49 am
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards came to Saints camp today to announce the state is moving forward on an announced deal to make $450 million in upgrades to the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. The bond commission will meet Thursday to discuss the state's share of the funds. The money will come from the...
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