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Airport

Louis Armstrong International Airport (504.464.0831) serves the New Orleans region. Flights into and out of New Orleans are operating at or near capacity, so early reservations are strongly encouraged. When flying out of New Orleans, arrive at the airport two hours prior to your scheduled departure time. Staffing levels are reduced, causing delays in security procedures.

Taxis: A cab ride from the airport to the Central Business District (CBD) for one or two persons is $28. For three or more persons, the fee is $12. per passenger. There may be an additional charge for extra baggage. Pick up is on the lower level, outside the baggage claim.

Shuttle Service: The official shuttle transportation company serving the airport is Airport Shuttle. They are offering a $2.00 discount to ICE attendees. To place a shuttle reservation contact Airport Shuttle at 504.522.3500.

Tours

A variety of touring opportunities are available from Grey Line Tours. To review a description of tours offered and/or place tour reservations, visit www.bigeasy.com.

Weather

New Orleans has a subtropical climate with temperatures in late October and early November ranging from 75[degrees]F (24[degrees]C) in the daytime to 55[degrees]F (13[degrees]C) in the evenings.

ICE Block Party

ICE attendees and exhibitors are invited to attend the ICE "Block Party" to be held on the Show floor from 5:00 to 7:00 pm on Wednesday evening. Once again we will kick off ICE activities with this exciting reception. Network and conduct business in a fun-filled atmosphere while sampling some "N'awlins" favorites. Topping off the evening will be the high energy sounds of one of our favorite bands.
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