11:00 am - 5:00 pm Registration - Location: Hotel Lobby
All Friday Panel Sessions are located in the Vieux Carre Room on the 17th Floor
1:00 pm - 1:50 pm Panel One - Heather will interview our Guest Author
2:00 pm - 2:50 pm Panel Two - TBA
3:00 pm - 3:50 pm Panel Three - Louisiana Idol
Evaluators: Tom Colgan
Want to know if our editors and agents are interested in your story idea? Bring two pages, typed and double-spaced. Our reader will read your pages out loud and our editor will critique. You can let people know it's yours or you can be anonymous.
4:00 pm - 4:50 pm Panel Four - TBA
5:00 pm - 5:50 pm Friday Panel Author's Book Signing
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm Welcome Party - Casino Royale
“Seven Come Eleven”
If you enjoyed the circus in 2019, you'll love our Casino Royale in 2023. Black Jack, Roulette, Craps and Slots...We'll get you started with a thousand!! (Funny money, of course!) But that funny money can be redeemed for prizes at our Casino Royale Prize Booth.
Everyone will also enjoy sliders and fries and other delicious offerings plus dessert.
8:00 am - 5:00 pm Registration - Location: Riverview Hall, 16th Floor
8:00 am - 9:50 am Breakfast in the Riverview, 16th Floor
All Saturday Panel Sessions are located in the Vieux Carre Room on the 17th Floor
10:00 am - 10:50 am Panel One - TBA
11:00 am - 11:50 pm Panel Two - TBA
12:00 pm - 1:50 pm Lunch Break
2:00 pm - 2:50 pm Panel Three - TBA
3:00 pm 0 3:50 pm Panel Four - TBA
4:00 pm - 4:50 pm Panel Five - TBA
5:00 pm - 5:50 pm Saturday Panel Author's Book Signing
7:00 pm - 7:30 pm Cocktails before the show
7:30 pm - Midnight Dinner Show - TBA
9:00 am - 9:50 am Panel One - TBA
10:00 am - 10:50 am Panel Two - TBA
11:00 am - 12:30 am Sunday Tea - Riverview Room on the 16th Floor
One of our favorite traditions is the Monteleone Tea which will include: chocolate covered strawberries, scones, tea cakes, bite-size chicken salad and egg salad sandwiches. There will be a selection of premium hot tea or iced tea.
As usual, we will plan an event for everyone staying over on Sunday afternoon and evening. Please make sure to mark on your registration form whether you plan to stay over on Sunday.