Shelter #12

Shelter #12

For barbecues, family parties and kids birthday parties, New Orleans boasts a large number of great venues. Audubon Shelter rentals are perfect for hosting your next event without breaking the bank.

Located near the corner of St. Charles Ave. and Walnut St. Shelter rental is $350/day. Water and electricity are provided for cooking and small appliances. Spacewalks are allowed but users must provide a generator for power, and submit a certificate of insurance at least 10 days in advance of event. There is a children’s playground next to the shelter. Amplified music is not allowed at this shelter.


9:00am - 5:00pm

Rental details:

  • Sq ft: 1,600
  • Outlets: 4
  • Capacity: 20 seated / 40 sheltered
  • Table: 2
  • Restrooms: Men's and Women's
  • Shelter #12 Rules

NOPD Security is required for 200 or more guests; security must be confirmed 2 weeks in advance of event. One officer is required per 200 guests.  Please contact Officer Damita Williams at (504) 416-3218.

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