The new year is well underway, and we already feel like we need a vacation from work. Are you with us? Fortunately, we have a cure to the winter work blues and it’s a trip to New Orleans! Pack your bags because TWO lucky readers are heading down south.

One lucky winner will get an all-expense paid trip to New Orleans that includes:

– Two round trip airline tickets (up to $800)

– A complimentary three-night stay at the Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery

Dinner for two at Compere Lapin, including two appetizers, two entrees, two desserts and two cocktails or glasses of wine/beer

– A tour and tasting at the Old New Orleans Rum distillery

– A private reading with an initiated Voodoo Priest at Voodoo Authentica of New Orleans

– A New Orleans culinary bike tour from the Confederacy of Cruisers

Sounds like a good time, right?! Click HERE to enter, then scroll on to learn more about our fantastic partners.


One of the major highlights of New Orleans is definitely the food. Enjoy some spicy cajun cuisine and pop by Cafe Du Monde for the best beignets of your life. Seriously. To hold you over in the meantime, check out Spoon University for easy + delicious recipes. You can thank us later ;) (Photo via Spoon University)

NEW ORLEANS, LA - AUGUST 27: People ride bicycles down a virtually empty Bourbon street ahead of Tropical Storm Isaac on August 27, 2012 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Tropical Storm Isaac is expected to strengthen into at least a Category 1 hurricane before making landfall near Louisiana. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

We’re also excited to team up with the folks at Elite Daily, AKA the voice the of Generation-Y, to make this giveaway possible. Searching for relationship advice, the perfect article to send to your long distance friend or coverage of the latest breaking news story, look no further! (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)


So where are you staying while in New Orleans? We’re hooking you up with three nights at the Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery, part of the Provenance Hotels group. This renovated historic building is just three blocks from the French Quarter, and was voted one of the best new hotels by USATODAY. Enjoy, and go ahead + jump on the beds ;) (Photo via Old No. 77 Hotel & Chandlery)


Looking for even MORE New Orleans-inspired cuisine? You’re sure to be in a real funk following your New Orleans trip, so bring the cajun flavors back home with advice and recipes from The Kitchn. Go make Emeril proud. (Photo via The Kitchn)

NEW OREANS, LA - FEBRUARY 12: A Mardi Gras reveler dangles a pair of beads off of a balcony on Bourbon Street in New Orleans on Mardi Gras Day. Fat Tuesday, the traditional celebration on the day before Ash Wednesday and the begining of Lent, is marked in New Orleans with parades and marches through many neighborhoods in the city. (Photo by Rusty Costanza/Getty Images)

Finally, a trip down to NOLA is guaranteed to inspire you to make some life changes. Bright colors, the French aesthetic and festive, jazz sounds. Add a little touch of the New Orleans vibe to your home with decor tips from Domino. You’ll be glad you did! (Photo by Rusty Costanza/Getty Images)

So what are you waiting for?! Enter HERE for a chance to win that vacay you deserve!

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Must be a U.S. resident and be age 21 or over to enter. Submitting your email address also means you’ll be subscribing to the Brit + Co newsletter (if you’re not already) and the Spoon University, Elite Daily, Provenance Hotels, The Kitchn and Domino newsletters. This sweeps ends at 12:00AM EST on February 1, 2016. Full official rules HERE.