Bourbon Street, Saturday Night

Bourbon St, New Orleans, USA, 8th November 2014.

Bourbon St, French Quarter, Live Music, New Orleans, Photography, Street photography, Travel, USA

On Bourbon Street on Saturday night there was a great mass of people (and definitely no vehicles).

Some were having a good time and others were having a good time wandering up and down watching other people having a good time….

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Bourbon St, French Quarter, Live Music, New Orleans, Photography, Street photography, Travel, USA

There were also many people surveying the scene from the balconies.

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Bourbon St, French Quarter, Live Music, New Orleans, Photography, Street photography, Travel, USA

I ducked into a bar where there was perhaps a karaoke event, with one person singing to backing music…

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Bourbon St, French Quarter, Live Music, New Orleans, Photography, Street photography, Travel, USA

… and lots of other people enjoying themselves.

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Bourbon St, French Quarter, Live Music, New Orleans, Photography, Street photography, Travel, USA .

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Bourbon St, French Quarter, Live Music, New Orleans, Photography, Street photography, Travel, USA

Some of the pedestrians were more remarkable than others.

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Bourbon St, French Quarter, Live Music, New Orleans, Photography, Street photography, Travel, USA

This is Kitty with Brownie and Bacon Bit, camped together on the pavement.

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Bourbon St, French Quarter, Live Music, New Orleans, Photography, Street photography, Travel, USA

There was interaction between the people on the street and the people on the balconies.

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Bourbon St, French Quarter, Live Music, New Orleans, Photography, Street photography, Travel, USA .

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Bourbon St, French Quarter, Live Music, New Orleans, Photography, Street photography, Travel, USA

The sign says it all…

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Bourbon St, French Quarter, Live Music, New Orleans, Photography, Street photography, Travel, USA

Inside another pub…

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Bourbon St, French Quarter, Live Music, New Orleans, Photography, Street photography, Travel, USA

A view of the street from a balcony.

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Bourbon St, French Quarter, Live Music, New Orleans, Photography, Street photography, Travel, USA

These people were catching strings of brightly covered beads being thrown down from the balcony.

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Bourbon St, French Quarter, Live Music, New Orleans, Photography, Street photography, Travel, USA

Inside a shop stuffed with curious objects.

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Bourbon St, French Quarter, Live Music, New Orleans, Photography, Street photography, Travel, USA

Same shop.

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Bourbon St, French Quarter, Live Music, New Orleans, Photography, Street photography, Travel, USA

A bridal party on the street.

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Bourbon St, French Quarter, Live Music, New Orleans, Photography, Street photography, Travel, USA

And finally, a couple of guardians of the Law, considerately posing with their patient steeds.

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5 comments on “Bourbon Street, Saturday Night

  1. Brian Rope says:

    Great stuff Murray. Have been enjoying all your New Orleans posts.

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  2. […] Saturday night crowd, Bourbon St. […]

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