Expansive Venues for Events in New Orleans Plan for success in the heart of New Orleans. With incomparable service and 32,000 square feet of event space, Astor Crowne Plaza New Orleans on Canal Street at Bourbon is the ideal venue for corporate and social events. From elegant ballrooms to professional boardrooms, we offer unique versatility for any occasion. You'll also enjoy access to a Crowne Meetings Director, an experienced meeting professional who will provide insight, suggestions, analysis, inspiration and general support to make your meeting run smoothly. Hold your next event at Astor Crowne Plaza and enjoy elegant facilities, premier amenities and attentive, professional service in the middle of the French Quarter.